Philosophy: Political Philosophy

  • Reasonableness in Liberal Political Philosophy book cover

    Reasonableness in Liberal Political Philosophy

    Edited by Shaun Young

    Previously published as a special issue of the Critical Review of Social and Political Philosophy, this collection offers a thought-provoking critique of the role of the concept of reasonableness in liberal political theory, focusing on the proposed relationship between reasonableness and the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Temporal Boundaries of Law and Politics: Time Out of Joint book cover

    Temporal Boundaries of Law and Politics

    Time Out of Joint

    Edited by Luigi Corrias, Lyana Francot

    In the last decade, the changing role of time in society has taken centre stage in social theoretical and sociological debate. A prominent, but surely not the only, aspect of this debate hinges on the so-called acceleration of time and its societal consequences. The way in which the experience, and…

    Hardback – 2018-04-27 
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • The Anthropological Paradox: Niches, Micro-worlds and Psychic Dissociation book cover

    The Anthropological Paradox

    Niches, Micro-worlds and Psychic Dissociation

    By Massimo De Carolis

    This book addresses how the erosion of traditional forms of political association and legal regulation has given rise to a pluralism of ‘imperfect communities’ constantly exposed to the risk of dissolution. These are niches and micro-worlds that are connected through precarious and ambivalent ties.…

    Hardback – 2018-04-16 
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Global Climate Change and the Pursuit of a Public Philosophy book cover

    Global Climate Change and the Pursuit of a Public Philosophy

    By Idil Boran

    As the world moves forward on a new path set by the Paris Agreement, the philosophical debate on climate change finds itself in a precarious position. Up until this time philosophy has remained ineffective in engaging the political process of building the global climate effort. The limitation lies…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Aristotle's Critique of Political Economy book cover

    Aristotle's Critique of Political Economy

    By Robert L. Gallagher

    This book presents a positive account of Aristotle’s theory of political economy, arguing that Aristotle’s theory contains elements that may help us better understand and resolve contemporary social and economic problems. The book considers how Aristotle’s work has been utilised by scholars to…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Beyond Law and Revolution: Sociality, Political Theology and the Modern Constitutional Imagination book cover

    Beyond Law and Revolution

    Sociality, Political Theology and the Modern Constitutional Imagination

    By Marinos Diamantides

    In response to the rise of administrative rationality, this book draws on history, social anthropology and political theology, to examine the current crisis of faith in the legal and political constitutional imagination. An important body of law and society research has helped move jurisprudence…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society book cover

    Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society

    Edited by Michael Dear, Allen J. Scott

    Originally published in 1981, Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society, is a comprehensive collection of papers addressing urban crises. Through a synthesis of current discussions around various critical approaches to the urban question, the book defines a general theory of…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Teaching Philosophy: A Guide book cover

    Teaching Philosophy

    A Guide

    By Steven M. Cahn

    Some students find philosophy engrossing; others are merely bewildered. How can instructors meet the challenge of teaching introductory-level philosophy so that students, regardless of initial interest or skill, come to understand and even enjoy the subject? For nearly a decade, renowned…

    Paperback – 2018-03-29 
    Routledge

  • Anarchism: A Conceptual Approach book cover

    Anarchism

    A Conceptual Approach

    Edited by Benjamin Franks, Nathan Jun, Leonard Williams

    Anarchism is by far the least broadly understood ideology and the least studied academically. Though highly influential, both historically and in terms of recent social movements, anarchism is regularly dismissed. Anarchism: A Conceptual Analysis is a welcome addition to this growing field, which…

    Paperback – 2018-03-28 
    Routledge

  • The Passing of Temporal Well-Being book cover

    The Passing of Temporal Well-Being

    By Ben Bramble

    The philosophical study of well-being concerns what makes lives good for their subjects. It is now standard among philosophers of well-being to distinguish between two kinds of well-being: lifetime well-being, i.e., how good a person’s life was for him or her considered as a whole temporal…

    Hardback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Contemporary African Social and Political Philosophy: Trends, Debates and Challenges book cover

    Contemporary African Social and Political Philosophy

    Trends, Debates and Challenges

    By Albert Kasanda

    This book explores what constitutes contemporary African social and political philosophy with regard to its meaning, aims, sources, and relevance for today’s Africa. Kasanda denounces conventional approaches considering this philosophy either as a sub-category of general philosophy, or as an…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge

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