Philosophy: Philosophy of Human Nature

  • The Philosophical Ethology of Roberto Marchesini book cover

    The Philosophical Ethology of Roberto Marchesini

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Bussolini, Brett Buchanan, Matthew Chrulew

    Roberto Marchesini is an Italian philosopher and ethologist whose work is significant for the rethinking of animality and human–animal relations. Throughout such important books as Il dio Pan (1988), Il concetto di soglia (1996), Post-human (2002), Intelligenze plurime (2008), Epifania animale (…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Nature and Normativity: Biology, Teleology, and Meaning book cover

    Nature and Normativity

    Biology, Teleology, and Meaning, 1st Edition

    By Mark Okrent

    Nature and Normativity argues that the problem of the place of norms in nature has been essentially misunderstood when it has been articulated in terms of the relation of human language and thought, on the one hand, and the world described by physics on the other. Rather, if we concentrate on the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Free Will book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Free Will

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Timpe, Meghan Griffith, Neil Levy

    Questions concerning free will are intertwined with issues in almost every area of philosophy, from metaphysics to philosophy of mind to moral philosophy, and are also informed by work in different areas of science (principally physics, neuroscience and social psychology). Free will is also a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Why So Serious: On Philosophy and Comedy book cover

    Why So Serious: On Philosophy and Comedy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Russell Ford

    The Western philosophical tradition shows a marked fondness for tragedy. From Plato and Aristotle, through German idealism, to contemporary reflections on the murderous violence of the twentieth century, philosophy has often looked to tragedy for resources to make suffering, grief, and death…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Love, Reason and Morality book cover

    Love, Reason and Morality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katrien Schaubroeck, Esther Kroeker

    This book brings together new essays that explore the connection between love and reasons. The observation that considerations of love carry significant weight in the deliberative process opens up new perspectives in the classic discussion about practical reasons, and gives rise to many interesting…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Right Actions and Good Persons: Controversies Between Eudaimonistic and Deontic Moral Theories book cover

    Right Actions and Good Persons

    Controversies Between Eudaimonistic and Deontic Moral Theories, 1st Edition

    By Marjaana Kopperi

    First published in 1999, this work tests the ancient against the modern in discussing whether modern approaches to ethics remain sufficiently able to provide a serious and justifiable account of morality. Marjaana Kopperi explores ancient, medieval and enlightenment philosophy to compare their…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Making Sense of MacIntyre book cover

    Making Sense of MacIntyre

    1st Edition

    By Michael Fuller

    First published in 1998, this influential volume undertakes a task of exposition and interpretation in explaining the views of this important yet elusive ethical philosopher and why he thought modern moral and political philosophy so muddled. Fuller places MacIntyre in his philosophical context,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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