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  • Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Mind (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Mind (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Ashok Vohra

    Philosophers since Descartes have felt themselves compelled to make a choice between mind and body. Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Mind, first published in 1986, argues that there is no genuine epistemological problem of mind, and that the widespread philosophical scepticism with regard to our…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Silence in Middle Eastern and Western Thought: The Radical Unspoken book cover

    Silence in Middle Eastern and Western Thought

    The Radical Unspoken, 1st Edition

    By Jason Bahbak Mohaghegh

    Presenting an engaging reflection on the work of prominent modern Iranian literary artists in exchange with contemporary Continental literary criticism and philosophy, this book tracks the idea of silence – through the prism of poetics, dreaming, movement, and the body – across the textual…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
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    Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

  • Modernism and the Language of Philosophy book cover

    Modernism and the Language of Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Anat Matar

    Modernism can be characterised by the acute attention it gives to language, to its potential and its limitations. Philosophers, artists and literary critics working in the first third of the twentieth century emphasized language’s creative potential, but also stressed its inability to express…

    Paperback – 2015-08-11
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    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Peirce book cover

    Peirce

    1st Edition

    By Albert Atkin

    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) is generally regarded as the founder of pragmatism, and one of the greatest ever American philosophers. Peirce is also widely known for his work on truth, his foundational work in mathematical logic, and an influential theory of signs, or semiotics. Albert Atkin…

    Paperback – 2015-07-09
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    The Routledge Philosophers

  • Jacques Lacan and the Logic of Structure: Topology and language in psychoanalysis book cover

    Jacques Lacan and the Logic of Structure

    Topology and language in psychoanalysis, 1st Edition

    By Ellie Ragland

    Lacan postulated that the psyche can be understood by means of certain structures, which control our lives and our desires, and which operate differently at different logical moments or stages of formation. Jacques Lacan and the Logic of Structure offers us a reading of the major concepts of Lacan…

    Paperback – 2015-06-29
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  • Naming and Reference: The Link of Word to Object book cover

    Naming and Reference

    The Link of Word to Object, 1st Edition

    By R.J. Nelson

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
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  • From Truth to Reality: New Essays in Logic and Metaphysics book cover

    From Truth to Reality

    New Essays in Logic and Metaphysics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Dyke

    Questions about truth and questions about reality are intimately connected. One can ask whether numbers exist by asking "Are there numbers?" But one can also ask what arguably amounts to the same question by asking "Is the sentence 'There are numbers' true?" Such semantic ascent implies…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
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  • Objectivity and the Language-Dependence of Thought: A Transcendental Defence of Universal Lingualism book cover

    Objectivity and the Language-Dependence of Thought

    A Transcendental Defence of Universal Lingualism, 1st Edition

    By Christian Barth

    Does thought depend on language? Primarily as a consequence of the cognitive turn in empirical disciplines like psychology and ethology, many current empirical researchers and empirically minded philosophers tend to answer this question in the negative. This book rejects this mainstream view and…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Force of Argument: Essays in Honor of Timothy Smiley book cover

    The Force of Argument

    Essays in Honor of Timothy Smiley, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Lear, Alex Oliver

    Timothy Smiley has made ground-breaking contributions to modal logic, free logic, multiple-conclusion logic, and plural logic. He has illuminated Aristotle’s syllogistic, the ideas of logical form and consequence, and the distinction between assertion and rejection, and has worked to debunk the…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1949 and ‘79, this set presents a rich selection of renowned scholarship across the subject, touching also on ethics, religion, and psychology and other behavioural science. Classic previously out-of-print works are brought back into print here in this…

    Hardback – 2014-11-03
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    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind

  • Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Wittgenstein and On Certainty book cover

    Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Wittgenstein and On Certainty

    1st Edition

    By Andy Hamilton

    Ludwig Wittgenstein is arguably the most important philosopher of the twentieth century. In On Certainty he discusses central issues in epistemology, including the nature of knowledge and scepticism. The Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Wittgenstein and On Certainty introduces and assesses:…

    Paperback – 2014-10-23
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    Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

  • Metaphysics and the Representational Fallacy book cover

    Metaphysics and the Representational Fallacy

    1st Edition

    By Heather Dyke

    This book is an investigation into metaphysics: its aims, scope, methodology and practice. Dyke argues that metaphysics should take itself to be concerned with investigating the fundamental nature of reality, and suggests that the ontological significance of language has been grossly exaggerated in…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

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