Philosophy: Political Philosophy

  • Just War and the Ethics of Espionage book cover

    Just War and the Ethics of Espionage

    1st Edition

    By Darrell Cole

    The War on Terror has raised many new, thorny issues of how we can determine acceptable action in defense of our liberties. Western leaders have increasingly used spies to execute missions unsuitable to the military. These operations, which often result in the contravening of international law and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
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    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Voicing Dissent: The Ethics and Epistemology of Making Disagreement Public book cover

    Voicing Dissent

    The Ethics and Epistemology of Making Disagreement Public, 1st Edition

    Edited by Casey Rebecca Johnson

    Disagreement is, for better or worse, pervasive in our society. Not only do we form beliefs that differ from those around us, but increasingly we have platforms and opportunities to voice those disagreements and make them public. In light of the public nature of many of our most important…

    Hardback – 2018-02-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Michael Fried and Philosophy: Modernism, Intention, and Theatricality book cover

    Michael Fried and Philosophy

    Modernism, Intention, and Theatricality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mathew Abbott

    This volume brings philosophers, art historians, intellectual historians, and literary scholars together to argue for the philosophical significance of Michael Fried’s art history and criticism. It demonstrates that Fried’s work on modernism, artistic intention, the ontology of art, theatricality,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

  • Civil Dialogue on Abortion book cover

    Civil Dialogue on Abortion

    1st Edition

    By Bertha Alvarez Manninen, Jack Mulder, Jr.

    Civil Dialogue on Abortion provides a cutting-edge discussion between two philosophy scholars on each side of the abortion debate. Bertha Alvarez Manninen argues for her pro-choice view, but also urges respect for the life of the fetus, while Jack Mulder argues for his pro-life view, but recognizes…

    Paperback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kalle Grill, Jason Hanna

    While paternalism has been a long-standing philosophical issue, it has recently received renewed attention among scholars and the general public. The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism is an outstanding reference source to the key topics, problems and debates in this exciting…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24
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    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

  • Toleration and Freedom from Harm: Liberalism Reconceived book cover

    Toleration and Freedom from Harm

    Liberalism Reconceived, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Jason Cohen

    Toleration matters to us all. It contributes both to individuals leading good lives and to societies that are simultaneously efficient and just. There are personal and social matters that would be improved by taking toleration to be a fundamental value. This book develops and defends a full account…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Constrained Elitism and Contemporary Democratic Theory book cover

    Constrained Elitism and Contemporary Democratic Theory

    1st Edition

    By Timothy Kersey

    Today, examples of the public’s engagement with political issues through commercial and communicative mechanisms have become increasingly common. In February 2012, the Susan G. Komen Foundation reversed a decision to cease funding of cancer screening programs through Planned Parenthood amidst…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • The Temporality of Political Obligation book cover

    The Temporality of Political Obligation

    1st Edition

    By Justin C. Mueller

    The Temporality of Political Obligation offers a critique and reconceptualization of the ways in which our political obligations – what we owe to political authorities and communities, and the reasons why we ought to obey their rules – have been traditionally conceptualized, justified, and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
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    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Gramsci’s Critique of Civil Society: Towards a New Concept of Hegemony book cover

    Gramsci’s Critique of Civil Society

    Towards a New Concept of Hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Marco Fonseca

    Antonio Gramsci was an Italian Marxist thinker whose radical ideas on how to build an alternative world from below remain vigorously relevant today. Gramsci’s philosophy of praxis critically dissects the institutions of modern liberal democracy to reveal what is perhaps its deepest secret: it is…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
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    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • The Ethics of Ordinary Technology book cover

    The Ethics of Ordinary Technology

    1st Edition

    By Michel Puech

    Technology is even more than our world, our form of life, our civilization. Technology interacts with the world to change it. Philosophers need to seriously address the fluidity of a smartphone interface, the efficiency of a Dyson vacuum cleaner, or the familiar noise of an antique vacuum cleaner.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
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    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • A Philosophy in Outline (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    A Philosophy in Outline (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By E.S. Bennett

    First published in 1931, this book provides a brief overview of the essentials of philosophy. It aims to combat the notion of the inaccessibility of philosophy by providing an introduction to its history and what the author believes to a ‘minimum dose…of incontrovertible philosophical truth’. The…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • John Stuart Mill (Routledge Revivals): The Politics of Progress book cover

    John Stuart Mill (Routledge Revivals)

    The Politics of Progress, 1st Edition

    By Oskar Kurer

    First published in 1991, this book attempts to deal with Mill’s thought as a coherent system and tie some elements of his thoughts together. It seeks to show that he developed a set of ethical principles to underlie government intervention and provide a theory as to how it should intervene — which…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

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