Philosophy: Philosophy of Science

  • Senses of Mystery: Engaging with Nature and the Meaning of Life book cover

    Senses of Mystery

    Engaging with Nature and the Meaning of Life

    By David E Cooper

    In this beautifully written book David E. Cooper uses a gentle walk through a tropical garden, the view of the fields and hills beyond it, the sound of birds, voices and flute, the reflection of light in water, the play of shadows among the trees and presence of strange animals, as an opportunity…

    Paperback – 2017-08-30 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Evolution and Philosophy book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Evolution and Philosophy

    Edited by Richard Joyce

    In recent years, the relation between contemporary academic philosophy and evolutionary theory has become ever more active, multifaceted, and productive. The connection is an active two-way street. In one direction, philosophers of biology make significant contributions to theoretical discussions…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Risk, Technology, and Moral Emotions book cover

    Risk, Technology, and Moral Emotions

    By Sabine Roeser

    Risks arising from technologies raise important ethical issues. Although technologies such as nanotechnology, biotechnology, ICT, and nuclear energy can improve human well-being, they may also convey risks for our well-being due to, for example, abuse, unintended side-effects, accidents, and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Spaces for the Future: A Companion to Philosophy of Technology book cover

    Spaces for the Future

    A Companion to Philosophy of Technology

    Edited by Joseph C. Pitt, Ashley Shew

    Focused on mapping out contemporary and future domains in philosophy of technology, this volume serves as an excellent, forward-looking resource in the field and in cognate areas of study.  The 32 chapters, all of them appearing in print here for the first time, were written by both established…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge

  • Critical Realism for Welfare Professions book cover

    Critical Realism for Welfare Professions

    Edited by Monica Kjørstad, May-Britt Solem

    As a discipline, social work needs an inclusive meta-theory for both research and practice that goes beyond positivism and constructivism. This is the first book to present and discuss how critical realism can contribute to a more useful and realistic approach to both research and practice in…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together book cover

    Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art

    Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together

    Edited by Otávio Bueno, George Darby, Steven French, Dean Rickles

    Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science together is the first book to systematically examine the relationship between the philosophy of science and aesthetics. With contributions from leading figures from both fields this edited collection engages…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10 
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Novel Ecosystems: An Introduction book cover

    The Ethics of Novel Ecosystems

    An Introduction

    By Allen Thompson

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Skepticism: Historical and Contemporary Inquiries book cover

    Skepticism

    Historical and Contemporary Inquiries

    Edited by G. Anthony Bruno, A.C. Rutherford

    Skepticism is one of the most enduring and profound of philosophical problems. With its roots in Plato and the Sceptics to Descartes, Hume, Kant and Wittgenstein, skepticism presents a challenge that every philosopher must reckon with. In this outstanding collection philosophers engage with…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge

  • God and the Multiverse: Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Perspectives book cover

    God and the Multiverse

    Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Perspectives

    Edited by Klaas Kraay

    In recent decades, scientific theories have postulated the existence of many universes beyond our own. The details and implications of these theories are hotly contested. Some philosophers argue that these scientific models count against the existence of God. Others, however, argue that if God…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone book cover

    Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone

    By Duncan Pritchard, Mark Harris

    Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone brings together these great truth-seeking disciplines, and seeks to understand the ways in which they challenge and inform each other. Key topics and their areas of focus include: • Foundational Issues – why should anyone care about the…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Thought Experiments book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Thought Experiments

    Edited by Michael T Stuart, Yiftach Fehige, James Robert Brown

    Thought experiments are a means of imaginative reasoning that lie at the heart of philosophy, from the pre-Socratics to the modern era, and they also play central roles in a range of fields, from physics to politics. The Routledge Companion to Thought Experiments is an invaluable guide and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

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