Philosophy: Philosophy of Technology

  • Perspectives on Classification in Synthetic Sciences: Unnatural Kinds book cover

    Perspectives on Classification in Synthetic Sciences

    Unnatural Kinds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Bursten

    This volume launches a new series of contemporary conversations about scientific classification. Most philosophical conversations about kinds have focused centrally or solely on natural kinds, that is, kinds whose existence is not dependent on the scientific process of synthesis. This volume…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • Understanding Perspectivism (Open Access): Scientific Challenges and Methodological Prospects book cover

    Understanding Perspectivism (Open Access)

    Scientific Challenges and Methodological Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michela Massimi, Casey D. McCoy

    This edited collection is the first of its kind to explore the view called perspectivism in philosophy of science. The book brings together an array of essays that reflect on the methodological promises and scientific challenges of perspectivism in a variety of fields such as physics, biology,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science book cover

    What is Scientific Knowledge?

    An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin McCain, Kostas Kampourakis

    What is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science.  Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this volume. The chapters, accessible for…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Nanotechnology and Its Governance book cover

    Nanotechnology and Its Governance

    1st Edition

    By Arie Rip

    This book charts the development of nanotechnology in relation to society from the early years of the twenty first century. It offers a sustained analysis of the life of nanotechnology, from the laboratory to society, from scientific promises to societal governance and attempts to modulate…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • Transhumanism and Nature: A Critique of Technoscience book cover

    Transhumanism and Nature

    A Critique of Technoscience, 1st Edition

    By Robert Frodeman

    This book offers an interdisciplinary account of the role of science and technology in contemporary culture, culminating in a social-political and philosophical critique of transhumanism. Its central claim is that it is past time to restrain the runaway ambitions of technoscientific knowledge. The…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Object-Oriented Cartography: Maps as Things book cover

    Object-Oriented Cartography

    Maps as Things, 1st Edition

    By Tania Rossetto

    Object-Oriented Cartography provides an innovative perspective on the changing nature of maps and cartographic study. Through a renewed theoretical reading of contemporary cartography, this book acknowledges the shifted interest from cartographic representation to mapping practice and proposes an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Understanding Digital Events: Bergson, Whitehead, and the Experience of the Digital book cover

    Understanding Digital Events

    Bergson, Whitehead, and the Experience of the Digital, 1st Edition

    By David Kreps

    This book introduces an events-based approach to understanding digital experience. Focusing on the event-ontologies of Bergson and Whitehead’s process metaphysics, it explores subjective experience and objective reality as unified ‘events’ in the form of concrete slabs of existence. Such slabs are…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • The Past, Present, and Future of Integrated History and Philosophy of Science book cover

    The Past, Present, and Future of Integrated History and Philosophy of Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Herring, Kevin Jones, Konstantin S. Kiprijanov, Laura M Sellers

    Integrated History and Philosophy of Science (iHPS) is commonly understood as the study of science from a combined historical and philosophical perspective. Yet, since its gradual formation as a research field, the question of how to suitably integrate both perspectives remains open. This volume…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • On Insignificance: The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age book cover

    On Insignificance

    The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    Focussing on the anthropological consequences of the disappearing of materiality and sensory embodiment, On Insignificance highlights some of the most perturbing patterns of insignificance that have seeped into our everyday lives. Seeking to explain the semiotic causes of feelings of meaningless,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Money, Social Ontology and Law book cover

    Money, Social Ontology and Law

    1st Edition

    By Angela Condello, Maurizio Ferraris, John Rogers Searle

    Presenting legal and philosophical essays on money, this book explores the conditions according to which an object like a piece of paper, or an electronic signal, has come to be seen as having a value. Money plays a crucial role in the regulation of social relationships and their normative…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • A History of Place in the Digital Age book cover

    A History of Place in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Dunn

    A History of Place in the Digital Age explores the history and impact of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and related digital mapping technologies in humanities research. Providing a historical and methodological discussion of place in the most important primary materials which make up the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Technologies of Being in Martin Heidegger: Nearness, Metaphor and the Question of Education in Digital Times book cover

    Technologies of Being in Martin Heidegger

    Nearness, Metaphor and the Question of Education in Digital Times, 1st Edition

    By Anna Kouppanou

    Technologies of Being in Martin Heidegger attempts to deepen the dialogue between philosophy of education and philosophy of technology, while engaging with the thought of Heidegger, Jacques Derrida and Bernard Stiegler. Through a critical reading of Heidegger’s central notion of nearness, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

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