Philosophy: Political Philosophy

  • Fudamental Problems of Life: An Essay on Citizenship as Pursuit of Values book cover

    Fudamental Problems of Life

    An Essay on Citizenship as Pursuit of Values

    By J.S. Mackenzie

    In this volume, originally published in 1928, Mackenzie explores the meaning of Value and its place and relation in human thought and life. Divided into two parts, the first concerns itself with more general problems concerning Value while the latter part details the bearing Value has upon social…

    Paperback – 2017-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Natural Law and the Origin of Political Economy: Samuel Pufendorf and the History of Economics book cover

    Natural Law and the Origin of Political Economy

    Samuel Pufendorf and the History of Economics

    By Arild Saether

    Samuel Pufendorf’s work on natural law and political economy was extensive and has been cited by several important figures in the history of economic thought. Yet his name is rarely mentioned in textbooks on the history of economic thought, the history of political science or the history of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice

    Edited by Ian James Kidd, José Medina, Gaile Pohlhaus, Jr.

    In the era of information and communication, issues of misinformation and miscommunication are more pressing than ever. Epistemic injustice - one of the most important and ground-breaking subjects to have emerged in philosophy in recent years - refers to those forms of unfair treatment that relate…

    Hardback – 2017-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Current Controversies in Values and Science book cover

    Current Controversies in Values and Science

    Edited by Kevin C. Elliott, Daniel Steel

    Current Controversies in Values and Science asks ten philosophers to debate five questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this important area of philosophy of science. The book is perfect for the advanced student, building up her knowledge of the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • Hugo Grotius and the Modern Theology of Freedom: Transcending Natural Rights book cover

    Hugo Grotius and the Modern Theology of Freedom

    Transcending Natural Rights

    By Jeremy Seth Geddert

    Human rights are thought to guarantee pluralism by protecting individual liberty from imposed religious conceptions of virtue. Yet critics often argue that this secular focus on merely avoiding violations can also enable unfettered individualism and undermine appeals to the common good. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-02-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Philosophy of Law: An Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Law

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Mark Tebbit

    Philosophy of Law: An Introduction provides an ideal starting point for students of philosophy and law. Setting it clearly against the historical background, Mark Tebbit quickly leads readers into the heart of the philosophical questions that dominate philosophy of law today. He provides an…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01
    Routledge

  • Ethics in Politics: The Rights and Obligations of Individual Political Agents book cover

    Ethics in Politics

    The Rights and Obligations of Individual Political Agents

    Edited by Emily Crookston, David Killoren, Jonathan Trerise

    Within the field of political philosophy, the role of states, governments, and institutions has dominated research. This has led to a dearth of literature that examines what individuals—e.g., voters, lobbyists, and politicians—ought (or ought not) to do. Ethics in Politics: The Rights and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24
    Routledge

  • Negativity and Democracy: Marxism and the Critical Theory Tradition book cover

    Negativity and Democracy

    Marxism and the Critical Theory Tradition

    By Vasilis Grollios

    The current political climate of uncompromising neoliberalism means that the need to study the logic of our culture—that is, the logic of the capitalist system—is compelling. Providing a rich philosophical analysis of democracy from a negative, non-identity, dialectical perspective, Vasilis…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • What is this thing called Global Justice? book cover

    What is this thing called Global Justice?

    By Kok-Chor Tan

    What is this thing called Global Justice? explores the core topics covered on the increasingly popular undergraduate modules on global justice including: world poverty economic inequality nationalism human rights humanitarian intervention immigration global democracy and governance…

    Paperback – 2017-01-20
    Routledge
    What is this thing called?

  • Global Justice: The Basics book cover

    Global Justice: The Basics

    By Huw L. Williams, Carl Death

    Global Justice: The Basics is a straightforward and engaging introduction to the theoretical study and practice of global justice. It examines the key political themes and philosophical debates at the heart of the subject, providing a clear outline of the field and exploring: the history of its…

    Paperback – 2016-12-19
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Equality Renewed: Justice, Flourishing and the Egalitarian Ideal book cover

    Equality Renewed

    Justice, Flourishing and the Egalitarian Ideal

    By Christine Sypnowich

    How should we approach the daunting task of renewing the ideal of equality? In this book, Christine Sypnowich proposes a theory of equality centred on human flourishing or wellbeing. She argues that egalitarianism should be understood as seeking to make people more equal in the constituents of a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Rawls and the Environmental Crisis book cover

    Rawls and the Environmental Crisis

    By Dominic Welburn

    The liberal political theorist John Rawls, despite remaining largely silent on ‘green concerns’, was writing during a time of increasing awareness that the ecological stability of the earth is being compromised by human activity. Rawls’s reluctance to engage with such concerns, however, has not…

    Hardback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

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