Philosophy: Political Philosophy

  • Spinoza in Soviet Philosophy: A Series of Essays book cover

    Spinoza in Soviet Philosophy

    A Series of Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by George L. Kline

    Originally published in 1952. This book collects numerous works on the revival of Spinoza scholarship in the Soviet Union during the 1920s and 30's, including the emergence of conflicting Marxist schools of Spinoza interpretation. This work includes translations by Kline of seven major articles on…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

  • Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1927 and 1992, this collection offers excellent scholarship on Spinoza, Hobbes, Locke, Leibniz and other philosophers, covering a wide array of subjects. Political theory, ethics and education are all represented in these volumes, with one book…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

  • Ideas of Contract in English Political Thought in the Age of John Locke book cover

    Ideas of Contract in English Political Thought in the Age of John Locke

    1st Edition

    By Martyn P. Thompson

    Originally published in 1987. This book analyses what Englishmen understood by the term contract in political discussions during the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. It provides evidence for reconsidering conventional accounts of the relationships between political ideas, groups and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

  • Speculum Spinozanum, 1677-1977 book cover

    Speculum Spinozanum, 1677-1977

    1st Edition

    Edited by Siegfried Hessing

    Originally published in 1978. These essays are written by distinguished philosophers from many countries and were published as a homage to Spinoza in the year which marked the three-hundredth anniversary of his death. A special feature of the book is that it includes a recently discovered letter by…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

  • Rhetoric and Philosophy in Hobbes' Leviathan book cover

    Rhetoric and Philosophy in Hobbes' Leviathan

    1st Edition

    By Raia Prokhovnik

    Originally published in 1991. This book explicitly examines rhetoric as the art of persuasion in the practical world, and as in the expression of thinking in the language a speaker uses. It presents Leviathan in terms of the philosophical character of the work considered through Hobbes’ use of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

  • Law's Sacrifice: Approaching the Problem of Sacrifice in Law, Literature, and Philosophy book cover

    Law's Sacrifice

    Approaching the Problem of Sacrifice in Law, Literature, and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian W. Nail, Jeffrey A. Ellsworth

    This volume examines the relationship between law and sacrifice as a crucial nexus for theorizing the dynamics of creation, destruction, transcendence, and violence within the philosophical and legal discourse of western society. At a time of populist political unrest, what philosophical and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
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  • A History of Utilitarian Ethics: Studies in Private Motivation and Distributive Justice, 1700-1875 book cover

    A History of Utilitarian Ethics

    Studies in Private Motivation and Distributive Justice, 1700-1875, 1st Edition

    By Samuel Hollander

    In this landmark volume, Samuel Hollander presents a fresh and compelling history of moral philosophy from Locke to John Stuart Mill, showing that a ‘moral sense’ can actually be considered compatible with utilitarianism. The book also explores the link between utilitarianism and distributive…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • The Survival Regime: Global War and the Political book cover

    The Survival Regime

    Global War and the Political, 1st Edition

    By Edgar Illas

    The Survival Regime explores the concept of survival to describe the effects on politics of the fusion of war and capital in globalization. Survival defines a sort of degree zero governmentality that has resulted from the crumbling of the political and spatial architecture of modernity,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-30 
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  • How Capitalism Forms Our Lives book cover

    How Capitalism Forms Our Lives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alyson Cole, Estelle Ferrarese

    By using the concept of capitalism as a “form of life”, the authors in this volume reconceive capitalism, and its mechanisms and effects on our bodies and on our common life. The idea that capitalism is more than a discrete economic system and instead a “form of life” that shapes our relationships…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
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  • Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship book cover

    Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship

    1st Edition

    By Wynne Walker Moskop

    In this book, Wynne Walker Moskop addresses the practical and theoretical problem of how unequal political friendships evolve toward arrangements the parties consider reciprocal and just, a problem neglected by scholars of democracy that associate reciprocity and justice only with equal parties.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-24 
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  • The Philosophy of Legal Change: Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Processes book cover

    The Philosophy of Legal Change

    Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Processes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maciej Chmieliński, Michał Rupniewski

    Democratic legal systems have recently been subject to rapid and multi-directional processes of change. There are numerous sociological, technological, ideological, or purely political processes which result in law’s amendment and transformation. This book argues that this legal change is best…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Miranda Fricker, Peter J Graham, David Henderson, Nikolaj J.L.L. Pedersen

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology is an authoritative and comprehensive survey of the most important issues and developments in one of the fastest growing areas of research in contemporary philosophy. An international team of scholars articulates the state of the art, draws out…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17 
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    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

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