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  • Rethinking Liberalism for the 21st Century: The Skeptical Radicalism of Judith Shklar book cover

    Rethinking Liberalism for the 21st Century

    The Skeptical Radicalism of Judith Shklar, 1st Edition

    By Giunia Gatta

    Rethinking Liberalism for the 21st Century offers an indispensable reexamination of the life, work, and interventions of a prominent liberal political theorist of the 20th century: Judith Shklar. Drawing on published and unpublished sources including Shklar’s correspondence, lecture notes, and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Routledge Revivals: The Morality of Politics (1972) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Morality of Politics (1972)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bhikhu Parekh, R.N. Berki

    The Morality of Politics addresses the issues of politics and morality. The book asks the questions, has politics got a moral basis? Has morality anything to do with politics? Comprised of a collection of unique essays, the book looks at the idea that politics shies away from the discussing the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Who is the Scientist-Subject?: Affective History of the Gene book cover

    Who is the Scientist-Subject?

    Affective History of the Gene, 1st Edition

    By Esha Shah

    This book explores two disparate sets of debates in the history and philosophy of the life sciences: the history of subjectivity in shaping objective science and the history of dominance of reductionism in molecular biology. It questions the dominant conception of the scientist-subject as a…

    Hardback – 2018-05-18
    Routledge India
    Science and Technology Studies

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

    Contemporary African Social and Political Philosophy

    Trends, Debates and Challenges, 1st Edition

    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 these either as a subcategory of general philosophy or as the ideological…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • The Global Gandhi: Essays in Comparative Political Philosophy book cover

    The Global Gandhi

    Essays in Comparative Political Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Ramin Jahanbegloo

    This book is a comparative study of Gandhi’s philosophy and analyzes his relevance to modern political thought. It traces the intellectual origins of Gandhi’s nonviolence as well as his engagement with Western thinkers – ancient as well as his contemporaries. The author discusses Gandhi’s…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge India

  • Liberty, Toleration and Equality: John Locke, Jonas Proast and the Letters Concerning Toleration book cover

    Liberty, Toleration and Equality

    John Locke, Jonas Proast and the Letters Concerning Toleration, 1st Edition

    By John William Tate

    The seventeenth century English philosopher, John Locke, is widely recognized as one of the seminal sources of the modern liberal tradition. Liberty, Toleration and Equality examines the development of Locke’s ideal of toleration, from its beginnings, to the culmination of this development in Locke…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • The Ethics of Counterterrorism book cover

    The Ethics of Counterterrorism

    1st Edition

    By Isaac Taylor

    States across the globe spend billions of dollars fighting terrorism annually. As well as strategic questions about the way in which the money should be spent, we are also confronted with a host of moral issues here, many of which are poorly understood. The Ethics of Counterterrorism offers the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • The Value and Limits of Academic Speech: Philosophical, Political, and Legal Perspectives book cover

    The Value and Limits of Academic Speech

    Philosophical, Political, and Legal Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Alexander Downs, Chris W. Surprenant

    Free speech has been a historically volatile issue in higher education. In recent years, however, there has been a surge of progressive censorship on campus. This wave of censorship has been characterized by the explosive growth of such policies as "trigger warnings" for course materials; "safe…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Hegel’s Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Politics book cover

    Hegel’s Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Thompson

    The renaissance in Hegel scholarship over the past two decades has largely ignored or marginalized the metaphysical dimension of his thought, perhaps most vigorously when considering his social and political philosophy. Many scholars have consistently maintained that Hegel’s political philosophy…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Jürgen Habermas and the European Economic Crisis: Cosmopolitanism Reconsidered book cover

    Jürgen Habermas and the European Economic Crisis

    Cosmopolitanism Reconsidered, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gaspare M. Genna, Thomas O. Haakenson, Ian W. Wilson

    The European Union entered into an economic crisis in late 2009 that was sparked by bank bailouts and led to large, unsustainable, sovereign debt. The crisis was European in scale, but hit some countries in the Eurozone harder than others. Despite the plethora of writings devoted to the economic…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Serene Urbanism: A biophilic theory and practice of sustainable placemaking book cover

    Serene Urbanism

    A biophilic theory and practice of sustainable placemaking, 1st Edition

    By Phillip James Tabb

    Serenity is becoming alarmingly absent from our daily existence, especially within the urban context. Time is dense and space is tumultuous. The idea of the serene has gained currency in postmodern discussions, and when combined with urbanism conjures questions, even contradictions, as the two…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • A Pragmatic Approach to Libertarian Free Will book cover

    A Pragmatic Approach to Libertarian Free Will

    1st Edition

    By John Lemos

    A Pragmatic Approach to Libertarian Free Will argues that the kind of free will required for moral responsibility and just desert is libertarian free will. It is a source of great controversy whether such a libertarian view is coherent and whether we should believe that we have such free will. This…

    Hardback – 2018-04-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

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