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  • Tolerating Strangers in Intolerant Times: Psychoanalytic, Political and Philosophical Perspectives book cover

    Tolerating Strangers in Intolerant Times

    Psychoanalytic, Political and Philosophical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Roger Kennedy

    In this interdisciplinary and wide-ranging study, Roger Kennedy looks at the roots of tolerance and intolerance as well as the role of the stranger and strangeness in provoking basic fears about our identity. He argues that a fear of a loss of attachment to one’s home might account for many…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • Essence in the Age of Evolution: A New Theory of Natural Kinds book cover

    Essence in the Age of Evolution

    A New Theory of Natural Kinds, 1st Edition

    By Christopher J. Austin

    This book offers a novel defence of a highly contested philosophical position: biological natural kind essentialism. This theory is routinely and explicitly rejected for its purported inability to be explicated in the context of contemporary biological science, and its supposed incompatibility with…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • The Bounds of Sense: An Essay on Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason book cover

    The Bounds of Sense

    An Essay on Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason, 1st Edition

    By Peter Strawson

    Peter Strawson (1919–2006) was one of the leading British philosophers of his generation and an influential figure in a golden age for British philosophy between 1950 and 1970. The Bounds of Sense is one of the most influential books ever written about Kant’s philosophy, and is one of the key…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics

  • The Challenges of Cultural Psychology: Historical Legacies and Future Responsibilities book cover

    The Challenges of Cultural Psychology

    Historical Legacies and Future Responsibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gordana Jovanović, Lars Allolio-Näcke, Carl Ratner

    This book considers cultural psychology from historical, theoretical, and epistemological perspectives, building an understanding of cultural psychology as a human science and moving beyond the nature-culture dichotomy. The unique collection of chapters seeks to advance the field of cultural…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge

  • A Contemporary Historiography of Economics book cover

    A Contemporary Historiography of Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Till Düppe, E. Roy Weintraub

    In recent years, the focus of historians of economic thought has changed to also include the ideas and practices of contemporary economists. This has opened up new questions regarding the utilization of sources, choice of method, narrative styles, and ethical issues, as well as a new awareness of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Money, Finance and Crises in Economic History: The Long-Term Impact of Economic Ideas book cover

    Money, Finance and Crises in Economic History

    The Long-Term Impact of Economic Ideas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annalisa Rosselli, Nerio Naldi, Eleonora Sanfilippo

    Recently, students and scholars have expressed dissatisfaction with the current state of economics and have called for the reintroduction of historical perspectives into economic thinking. Supporting the idea that fruitful lessons can be drawn from the work of past economists, this volume brings…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Environmental Health Risks: Ethical Aspects book cover

    Environmental Health Risks

    Ethical Aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Friedo Zölzer, Gaston Meskens

    Environmental health involves the assessment and control of environmental factors that can potentially affect human health, such as radiation, toxic chemicals and other hazardous agents. It is less commonly understood that environmental health also requires addressing questions of an ethical nature…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • Against Methodology in Science and Religion: Recent Debates on Rationality and Theology book cover

    Against Methodology in Science and Religion

    Recent Debates on Rationality and Theology, 1st Edition

    By Josh Reeves

    Since its development as a field over the last part of the twentieth century, scholars in science and religion have been heavily concerned with methodological issues. Following the lead of Thomas Kuhn, many scholars in this interdisciplinary field have offered proposals that purport to show how…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Science and Religion Series

  • Al-Ghazali and the Divine book cover

    Al-Ghazali and the Divine

    1st Edition

    By Massimo Campanini

    This book examines the philosophy of al-Ghazali, analysing his conception of God within Islamic theology. Seeking to contribute to the greater understanding of Muslim thought, it analyses his ‘orthodox’ theory, based on the notion that the spiritual struggle (jihad) and philosophical enquiry are…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Eastern Philosophy: The Basics book cover

    Eastern Philosophy: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Victoria S. Harrison

    Eastern Philosophy: The Basics is an essential introduction to major Indian and Chinese philosophies, both past and present. Exploring familiar metaphysical and ethical questions from the perspectives offered by a range of eastern philosophies, including Confucianism, Daoism, the main Buddhist and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Geneses of Postmodern Art: Technology As Iconology book cover

    Geneses of Postmodern Art

    Technology As Iconology, 1st Edition

    By Paul Crowther

    Postmodernism in the visual arts is not just another 'ism.' It emerged in the 1960s as a transformation of artistic creativity inspired by Duchamp's idea that the artwork does not have to be physically made by its creator. Products of mass culture and technology can be used just as well as…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Digital Art, Aesthetic Creation: The Birth of a Medium book cover

    Digital Art, Aesthetic Creation

    The Birth of a Medium, 1st Edition

    By Paul Crowther

    Is art created with computers really art? This book answers ‘yes.’ Computers can generate visual art with unique aesthetic effects based on innovations in computer technology and a Postmodern naturalization of technology wherein technology becomes something we live in as well as use. The present…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

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