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  • History, Ethics, and the Recognition of the Other: A Levinasian View on the Writing of History book cover

    History, Ethics, and the Recognition of the Other

    A Levinasian View on the Writing of History, 1st Edition

    By Anton Froeyman

    This book introduces a new way of looking at the writing of history. Rather than as the production of knowledge or the telling of stories, it sees writing history as an ethical, existential and emotional engagement with the people from the past. The conceptual and philosophical basis for this view…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15
    Routledge

  • Nonsense upon Stilts (Routledge Revivals): Bentham, Burke and Marx on the Rights of Man book cover

    Nonsense upon Stilts (Routledge Revivals)

    Bentham, Burke and Marx on the Rights of Man, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy Waldron

    In Nonsense upon Stilts¸ first published in 1987, Waldron includes and discusses extracts from three classic critiques of the idea of natural rights embodied in the 1789 Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen. Each text is prefaced by an historical introduction and an analysis of its main…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Change in a Material World book cover

    Social Change in a Material World

    1st Edition

    By Theodore R. Schatzki

    Social Change in a Material World offers a new, practice theoretical account of social change and its explanation. Extending the author’s earlier account of social life, and drawing on general ideas about events, processes, and change, the book conceptualizes social changes as configurations of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Ethics in Governance in India book cover

    Ethics in Governance in India

    1st Edition

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Governance and ethics are intertwined. A government functions within certain broad moral and ethical parameters, integrally linked with the sociological foundation of the polity in which it is articulated. The importance of ethics in governance has acquired a significant place in contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • What Drawing and Painting Really Mean: The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture book cover

    What Drawing and Painting Really Mean

    The Phenomenology of Image and Gesture, 1st Edition

    By Paul Crowther

    There are as many meanings to drawing and painting as there are cultural contexts for them to exist in. But this is not the end of the story. Drawings and paintings are made, and in their making embody unique meanings that transform our perception of space-time and sense of finitude. These meanings…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Materialism: A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry book cover

    Materialism

    A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Robin Gordon Brown, James Ladyman

    The doctrine of materialism is one of the most controversial in the history of ideas. For much of its history it has been aligned with toleration and enlightened thinking, but it has also aroused strong, often violent, passions amongst both its opponents and proponents. This book explores the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13
    Routledge

  • Political Philosophy In the Moment: Narratives of Freedom from Plato to Arendt book cover

    Political Philosophy In the Moment

    Narratives of Freedom from Plato to Arendt, 1st Edition

    By Jim Josefson

    Political Philosophy In the Moment uncovers the political power of narrative by both telling and explaining the stories that frame our ability to be "in the moment." In a series of eleven short stories, Jim Josefson presents the history of political philosophy and Hannah Arendt’s alternative, an…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Jung and Philosophy book cover

    Jung and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Mills

    Although the works of C.G. Jung have received worldwide attention, there has been surprisingly little engagement by philosophers. In this volume, internationally recognized philosophers, Jungian analysts, and scholars attempt to fill this void in the literature. Although Jung did not have a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

  • The Mythopoetics of Currere: Memories, Dreams, and Literary Texts as Teaching Avenues to Self-Study book cover

    The Mythopoetics of Currere

    Memories, Dreams, and Literary Texts as Teaching Avenues to Self-Study, 1st Edition

    By Mary Aswell Doll

    In The Mythopoetics of Currere, Doll uses depth psychology, myth, and literature to offer a new approach to currere, the root of curriculum, through essays exploring significant literary images that open doorways into the fictions that layer the self. Offering a focus on the body, queer love, false…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Representations of Nature of Science in School Science Textbooks: A Global Perspective book cover

    Representations of Nature of Science in School Science Textbooks

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine V. McDonald, Fouad Abd-El-Khalick

    Bringing together international research on nature of science (NOS) representations in science textbooks, the unique analyses presented in this volume provides a global perspective on NOS from elementary to college level and discusses the practical implications in various regions across the globe.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Partiality and Justice in Nursing Care book cover

    Partiality and Justice in Nursing Care

    1st Edition

    By Marita Nordhaug

    Partiality and Justice in Nursing Care examines the conflicting normative claims of partiality and impartiality in nursing care, looking in depth at how to reconcile reasonable concerns for one particular patient with equally important concerns for the maximisation of health-related welfare for all…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • The Dying Body as a Lived Experience book cover

    The Dying Body as a Lived Experience

    1st Edition

    By Alan Blum

    The anxiety over death persists in everyday life- though often denied or repressed- lingering as an unconscious worry or intuition that typically seems to compromise one’s feelings of well-being and experience in a range of areas; coming out often as malaise, depression, and anger in much conduct.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

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