Philosophy: Philosophy of Science

  • The Biological Foundations of Action book cover

    The Biological Foundations of Action

    1st Edition

    By Derek M Jones

    Philosophers have traditionally assumed that the difference between active and passive movement could be explained by the presence or absence of an intention in the mind of the agent. This assumption has led to the neglect of many interesting active behaviors that do not depend on intentions,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Philosophy of Science: A Contemporary Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Science

    A Contemporary Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Alex Rosenberg, Lee McIntyre

    Any serious student attempting to better understand the nature, methods, and justification of science will value Alex Rosenberg and Lee McIntyre’s updated and substantially revised fourth edition of Philosophy of Science: A Contemporary Introduction. Weaving lucid explanations with clear analyses,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

  • Understanding Space, Time and Causality: Modern Physics and Ancient Indian Traditions book cover

    Understanding Space, Time and Causality

    Modern Physics and Ancient Indian Traditions, 1st Edition

    By B.V. Sreekantan, Sisir Roy

    This book examines issues related to the concepts of space, time and causality in the context of modern physics and ancient Indian traditions. It looks at the similarity and convergence of these concepts of modern physics with those discussed in ancient Indian wisdom. The volume brings the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge India

  • Divine Action, Determinism, and the Laws of Nature book cover

    Divine Action, Determinism, and the Laws of Nature

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey Koperski

    A longstanding question at the intersection of science, philosophy, and theology is how God might act, or not, when governing the universe. Many believe that determinism would prevent God from acting at all, since to do so would require violating the laws of nature. However, when a robust view of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    Routledge

  • The Perception of Time: Your Questions Answered book cover

    The Perception of Time

    Your Questions Answered, 1st Edition

    By Simon Grondin

    Using a concise question and answer format, The Perception of Time: Your Questions Answered examines basic temporal processes and the ways in which our perception of time can be altered. Divided into three parts, the book provides a contemporary overview of the study of the temporal mind. It…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Evolutionary Moral Realism book cover

    Evolutionary Moral Realism

    1st Edition

    By Michael Stingl, John Collier

    Against standard approaches to evolution and ethics, this book develops the idea that moral values may find their origin in regularly recurring features in the cooperative environments of species of organisms that are social and intelligent. Across a wide range of species that are social and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Kusch

    Relativism can be found in all philosophical traditions and subfields of philosophy. It is also a central idea in the social sciences, the humanities, religion and politics. This is the first volume to map relativistic motifs in all areas of philosophy, synchronically and diachronically. It thereby…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Where Do We Come From? Is Darwin Correct?: A Philosophical and Critical Study of Darwin's Theory of “Natural Selection” book cover

    Where Do We Come From? Is Darwin Correct?

    A Philosophical and Critical Study of Darwin's Theory of “Natural Selection”, 1st Edition

    By Herbert Morse

    First published in 1911. The first chapter in this fascinating study devotes itself to a short preliminary introduction to Darwin’s ideas, and some remarks on the thoughts of the ancients on the subject and how matters stood in the period immediately preceding the appearance of Darwin himself. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Labyrinth of Mind and World: Beyond Internalism–Externalism book cover

    The Labyrinth of Mind and World

    Beyond Internalism–Externalism, 1st Edition

    By Sanjit Chakraborty

    This book carries forward the discourse on the mind’s engagement with the world. It reviews the semantic and metaphysical debates around internalism and externalism, the location of content, and the indeterminacy of meaning in language. The volume analyses the writings of Jackson, Chomsky, Putnam…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge India

  • Jakob von Uexküll and Philosophy: Life, Environments, Anthropology book cover

    Jakob von Uexküll and Philosophy

    Life, Environments, Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francesca Michelini, Kristian Köchy

    By some dismissed as the last of the anti-Darwinians, his fame as a rigorous biologist even tainted by an alleged link to National Socialist ideology, it is undeniable that Jakob von Uexküll (1864-1944) was eagerly read by many philosophers across the spectrum of philosophical schools, from Scheler…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science book cover

    Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shamik Dasgupta, Brad Weslake

    Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science asks twelve philosophers to debate six questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this area of philosophy. But each question also leads readers back to more general issues and shows how these general issues play out…

    Hardback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • The Ethics of Novel Ecosystems: An Introduction book cover

    The Ethics of Novel Ecosystems

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Allen Thompson

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

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