Philosophy: Philosophy of Psychology

  • Values and Intentions: A Study in Value-theory and Philosophy of Mind book cover

    Values and Intentions

    A Study in Value-theory and Philosophy of Mind, 1st Edition

    By J. N. Findlay

    Professor Findlay in this book, originally published in 1961, set out to justify, and to some extent carry out, a ‘material value-ethic’, ie. A systematic setting forth of the ends of rational action. The book is in the tradition of Moore, Rashfall, Ross, Scheler and Hartmann though it avoids…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind

  • Physicalism book cover

    Physicalism

    1st Edition

    By K. V. Wilkes

    The primary aim of this study is to dissolve the mind-body problem. It shows how the ‘problem’ separates into two distinct sets of issues, concerning ontology on the one hand, and explanation on the other, and argues that explanation – whether or not human behaviour can be explained in physical…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
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    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind

  • The Embodied Mind book cover

    The Embodied Mind

    1st Edition

    By G. N. A. Vesey

    Originally published in 1965. For hundreds of years the thinking of philosophers, psychologists, and theologians on the problem of the mind’s relation to the body was dominated by the Cartesian notion that mind and matter are distinct substances. That Descartes also held that there is a union of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
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    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind

  • Letters to a Young Psychoanalyst: Lessons on Psyche, Human Existence, and Psychoanalysis book cover

    Letters to a Young Psychoanalyst

    Lessons on Psyche, Human Existence, and Psychoanalysis, 1st Edition

    By Heitor O'Dwyer de Macedo

    Written in the form of letters from an experienced analyst to a young colleague, Letters to a Young Psychoanalyst expands the psychoanalytic frame to include South American, French, and British theory, and examine a wide variety of theoretical and clinical topics. Letters to a Young Psychoanalyst…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20
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  • Freedom & Growth (Routledge Revivals): And Other Essays book cover

    Freedom & Growth (Routledge Revivals)

    And Other Essays, 1st Edition

    By Edmond Holmes

    First published in 1923, this book collects together sixteen essays written between 1912 and 1922 that reflect how the author's views on education became increasingly interwoven with their views on "things in general" — with half dealing with each subject. Reflecting this interweave, they are…

    Hardback – 2016-08-19
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  • Lacan's Return to Antiquity: Between nature and the gods book cover

    Lacan's Return to Antiquity

    Between nature and the gods, 1st Edition

    By Oliver Harris

    Lacan’s Return to Antiquity is the first book devoted to the role of classical antiquity in Lacan’s work. Oliver Harris poses a question familiar from studies of Freud: what are Ancient Greece and Rome doing in a twentieth-century theory of psychology? In Lacan’s case, the issue has an additional…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
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  • Psychoanalysis Beyond the End of Metaphysics: Thinking Towards the Post-Relational book cover

    Psychoanalysis Beyond the End of Metaphysics

    Thinking Towards the Post-Relational, 1st Edition

    By Robin S. Brown

    Winner of the Theoretical Category of the American Board & Academy of Psychoanalysis Book Prize for best books published in 2016 Psychoanalysis Beyond the End of Metaphysics offers a new paradigm approach which advocates reengaging the importance of metaphysics in psychoanalytic theorizing…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
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  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception book cover

    Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception

    1st Edition

    By Bence Nanay

    This book provides an up-to-date and accessible overview of the hottest and most influential contemporary debates in philosophy of perception, written especially for this volume by many of the most important philosophers of the field. The book addresses the following key questions: Can perception…

    Hardback – 2016-07-27
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    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • The Ontology of Psychology: Questioning Foundations in the Philosophy of Mind book cover

    The Ontology of Psychology

    Questioning Foundations in the Philosophy of Mind, 1st Edition

    By Linda A.W. Brakel

    In this volume, Brakel raises questions about conventions in the study of mind in three disciplines—psychoanalysis, philosophy of mind, and experimental philosophy. She illuminates new understandings of the mind through interdisciplinary challenges to views long-accepted. Here she proposes a view…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Philosophy and Psychology of Character and Happiness book cover

    The Philosophy and Psychology of Character and Happiness

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy E. Snow, Franco V. Trivigno

    Since ancient times, character, virtue, and happiness have been central to thinking about how to live well. Yet until recently, philosophers have thought about these topics in an empirical vacuum. Taking up the general challenge of situationism – that philosophers should pay attention to empirical…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
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    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Phenomenology and the Transcendental book cover

    Phenomenology and the Transcendental

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sara Heinämaa, Mirja Hartimo, Timo Miettinen

    The aim of this volume is to offer an updated account of the transcendental character of phenomenology. The main question concerns the sense and relevance of transcendental philosophy today: What can such philosophy contribute to contemporary inquiries and debates after the many reasoned attacks…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
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    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • The Neuron and the Mind: Microneuronal Theory and Practice in Cognitive Neuroscience book cover

    The Neuron and the Mind

    Microneuronal Theory and Practice in Cognitive Neuroscience, 1st Edition

    By William R. Uttal

    This book, a companion to William R. Uttal’s earlier work on macrotheories theories of mind-brain relationships, reviews another set of theories—those based on microneuronal measurements. Microneural theories maintain the integrity of individual neurons either in isolation or as participants in the…

    Paperback – 2016-07-20
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