Philosophy: 20th Century

  • The Sartrean Mind book cover

    The Sartrean Mind

    Edited by Matthew Eshleman, Christophe Perrin, Constance Mui

    Jean-Paul Sartre was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. His influence extends beyond academic philosophy and enjoys unprecedented influence over a wide range of phenomena from anti-colonial movements, through youth culture to artistic developments…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophical Minds

  • Sellars and the History of Modern Philosophy book cover

    Sellars and the History of Modern Philosophy

    Edited by Antonio M. Nunziante, Luca Corti

    This edited volume systematically addresses the connection between Wilfrid Sellars and the history of modern philosophy, exploring both the content and method of this relationship. It intends both to analyze Sellars’ position in relation to singular thinkers of the modern tradition, and to inquire…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: Weber to Heidegger book cover

    German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century

    Weber to Heidegger

    By Julian Young

    The course of German philosophy in the twentieth century is one of the most exciting, diverse and controversial periods in the history of human thought. It is widely studied and its legacy hotly contested. In this outstanding introduction, Julian Young explains and assesses the two dominant…

    Paperback – 2018-06-25 
    Routledge

  • Arendt, Agamben and the Issue of Hyper-Legality: In Between the Prisoner-Stateless Nexus book cover

    Arendt, Agamben and the Issue of Hyper-Legality

    In Between the Prisoner-Stateless Nexus

    By Kathleen R. Arnold

    In the Origins of Totalitarianism, Hannah Arendt famously argued that the stateless were so rightless, that it was better to be a criminal who at least had some rights and protections. In this book, Kathleen R. Arnold examines Arendt’s comparison in the context of post-1996 U.S. criminal and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-06 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 1: Language book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Volume 1: Language

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his astonishing oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. He anticipates the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 2: Mythical Thought book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Volume 2: Mythical Thought

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his astonishing oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. He anticipates the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 3: The Phenomenology of Knowledge book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Volume 3: The Phenomenology of Knowledge

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his astonishing oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. He anticipates the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Three Volume Set book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Three Volume Set

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique place in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology and the philosophy of culture. It anticipates the renewed interest in the origins of analytic and continental…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Otto Neurath and the History of Economics book cover

    Otto Neurath and the History of Economics

    By Michael Turk

    Although Otto Neurath left his mark across an array of fields in the first half of the twentieth century, he was trained as an economist and wrote extensively about economics. He questioned the philosophical foundations of economic concepts, the fuzziness of economic terminology, the unwarranted…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Free Will and the Law: New Perspectives book cover

    Free Will and the Law

    New Perspectives

    Edited by Allan McCay, Michael Sevel

    This collection critically discusses the ground-breaking contribution of philosopher and appellate judge, David Hodgson, to the free will debate, and the significance of his contribution to the philosophy of law. Bringing together many of the world’s leading theorists of free will and legal…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • The Meaning of Life and the Great Philosophers book cover

    The Meaning of Life and the Great Philosophers

    Edited by Stephen Leach, James Tartaglia

    The Meaning of Life and the Great Philosophers reveals how great philosophers of the past sought to answer the question of the meaning of life. This edited collection includes thirty-five chapters, each focusing on a major philosophical figure, from Confucius to Rorty, that imaginatively engages…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge

  • Artificial Intelligence: The Case Against book cover

    Artificial Intelligence

    The Case Against

    Edited by Rainer Born

    The purpose of this book, originally published in 1987, was to contribute to the advance of artificial intelligence (AI) by clarifying and removing the major sources of philosophical confusion at the time which continued to preoccupy scientists and thereby impede research. Unlike the vast majority…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence

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