Philosophy: 20th Century

  • Artificial Intelligence: The Case Against book cover

    Artificial Intelligence

    The Case Against, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-05-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence

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

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms, Volume 1

    Language, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. The Philosophy of Symbolic…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

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

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms, Volume 2

    Mythical Thought, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. The Philosophy of Symbolic…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

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

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms, Volume 3

    The Phenomenology of Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. The Philosophy of Symbolic…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

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

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Three Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. Cassirer’s thought also…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

  • Translation and Hegel's Philosophy: A Socio-Narrative Approach to A.V. Miller's ‘Cold-War’ Retranslations book cover

    Translation and Hegel's Philosophy

    A Socio-Narrative Approach to A.V. Miller's ‘Cold-War’ Retranslations, 1st Edition

    By David Charlston

    This volume engages with translations of philosophy as complex, socially structured narratives bound by emotional, political, and philosophical connections, exploring these dynamics at work in A.V. Miller’s Hegel retranslations published between 1969 and 1986. The book contextualizes Miller’s…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Derek Parfit’s Reasons and Persons: An Introduction and Critical Inquiry book cover

    Derek Parfit’s Reasons and Persons

    An Introduction and Critical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrea Sauchelli

    Derek Parfit (1942-2017) is widely considered to be one of the most important moral philosophers of the Twentieth Century. Reasons and Persons is arguably the most influential of the two books published in his lifetime and hailed as a classic work of ethics and personal identity. Derek Parfit’s…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Metaphysical Grounding book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Metaphysical Grounding

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Raven

    Some of philosophy’s biggest questions, both historically and today, are in-virtue-of questions: In virtue of what is an action right or wrong? In virtue of what am I the same person my mother bore? In virtue of what is an artwork beautiful? Philosophers attempt to answers many of these types of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Analytic Philosophy and Avicenna: Knowing the Unknown book cover

    Analytic Philosophy and Avicenna

    Knowing the Unknown, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Azadpur

    This work engages in a constructive, yet subtle, dialogue with the nuanced accounts of sensory intentionality and empirical knowledge offered by the Islamic philosopher, Avicenna. This discourse has two main objectives: 1) providing an interpretation of Avicenna’s epistemology that avoids reading…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Wittgenstein, Anti-foundationalism, Technoscience and Philosophy of Education: An Educational Philosophy and Theory Reader Volume VIII book cover

    Wittgenstein, Anti-foundationalism, Technoscience and Philosophy of Education

    An Educational Philosophy and Theory Reader Volume VIII, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Peters

    This book is a collection of essays motivated by a "cultural" reading of Wittgenstein. It includes some new essays and some that were originally published in Educational Philosophy and Theory. It includes a distinctive view on the ethics of reading Wittgenstein and the ethics of suicide that shaped…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory: Editor’s Choice

  • Reading Brandom: On A Spirit of Trust book cover

    Reading Brandom

    On A Spirit of Trust, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gilles Bouché

    Robert Brandom’s rationalist philosophy of language, expounded in his highly influential Making It Explicit, has been the subject of intense scrutiny and debate, establishing him as one of the leading philosophers of his generation. In A Spirit of Trust, Brandom presents the fruits of his…

    Paperback – 2020-01-17 
    Routledge

  • The Sartrean Mind book cover

    The Sartrean Mind

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Eshleman, Constance Mui

    Jean-Paul Sartre was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. His influence extends beyond academic philosophy to areas as diverse as anti-colonial movements, youth culture, literary criticism, and artistic developments around the world. Beginning with an introduction and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophical Minds

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