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  • A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine book cover

    A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor

    A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Dien Ho

    This book sheds light on important philosophical assumptions made by professionals working in clinical and research medicine.  In doing so, it aims to make explicit how active philosophy is in medicine and shows how this awareness can result in better and more informed medical research and practice…

    Paperback – 2019-06-27 

  • The Wollstonecraftian Mind book cover

    The Wollstonecraftian Mind

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandrine Bergès, Eileen Hunt Botting, Alan Coffee

    There has been a rising interest in the study of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) in philosophy, political theory, literary studies and the history of political thought in recent decades. The Wollstonecraftian Mind seeks to provide a comprehensive survey of her work, not only placing it in its…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge Philosophical Minds

  • History, Methodology and Identity for a 21st Century Social Economics book cover

    History, Methodology and Identity for a 21st Century Social Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wilfred Dolfsma, D. Wade Hands, Robert McMaster

    This book seeks to advance social economic analysis, economic methodology, and the history of economic thought in the context of twenty-first century scholarship and socio-economic concerns. Bringing together carefully selected chapters by leading scholars it examines the central contributions that…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27 

  • A Philosophy of Luxury book cover

    A Philosophy of Luxury

    1st Edition

    By Lambert Wiesing

    According to the sociologist Max Weber, luxury is the product "of a refusal of utilitarian orientation toward use", and Theodor Adorno that art is luxury without purpose. What is luxury? Would we rather live in a world with or without luxury? Is someone who finds luxury normal experiencing luxury?…

    Paperback – 2019-06-26 

  • Transitions Between Consciousness and Unconsciousness book cover

    Transitions Between Consciousness and Unconsciousness

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guido Hesselmann

    The empirical study of consciousness is in constant progress. New ideas and approaches arise, methods are being debated and refined, and experimental research over the last two decades has produced a rich body of data, acquired in the aim to better understand consciousness and its neural…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25 
    Current Issues in Consciousness Research

  • Ethical Responses to Nature’s Call: Reticent Imperatives book cover

    Ethical Responses to Nature’s Call

    Reticent Imperatives, 1st Edition

    By James Magrini

    Arguing for a renewed view of objects and nature, Ethical Responses to Nature’s Call considers how it is possible to understand our ethical duties - in the form of ethical intuitionalism - to nature and the planet by listening to and releasing ourselves over to the call or address of nature.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • John McDowell book cover

    John McDowell

    2nd Edition

    By Tim Thornton

    John McDowell is one of the most widely read philosophers in recent years. His engagement with a philosophy of language, mind and ethics and with philosophers ranging from Aristotle and Wittgenstein to Hegel and Gadamer make him one of the most original and outstanding philosophical thinkers of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 

  • Social and Ethnic Inequalities in the Cypriot Education System: A Critical Realist View on Empowerment book cover

    Social and Ethnic Inequalities in the Cypriot Education System

    A Critical Realist View on Empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Areti Stylianou, David Scott

    Accommodating the diversity of learners in mainstream schooling and providing high quality education to all - what is usually described as inclusive education - is prioritised at international and European levels as a human rights issue and as a reform strategy which tackles inequalities and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge Studies in Critical Realism

  • Transhumanism and Nature: A Critique of Technoscience book cover

    Transhumanism and Nature

    A Critique of Technoscience, 1st Edition

    By Robert Frodeman

    This book offers an interdisciplinary account of the role of science and technology in contemporary culture, culminating in a social-political and philosophical critique of transhumanism. Its central claim is that it is past time to restrain the runaway ambitions of technoscientific knowledge. The…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Selfish Women book cover

    Selfish Women

    1st Edition

    By Lisa Downing

    This book proceeds from a single and very simple observation: throughout history, and up to the present, women have received a clear message: we are not supposed to prioritize ourselves. Indeed, the whole question of "self" is a problem for women – and a problem that issues from a wide range of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 

  • Morality and Moral Controversies: Readings in Moral, Social and Political Philosophy book cover

    Morality and Moral Controversies

    Readings in Moral, Social and Political Philosophy, 10th Edition

    Edited by Steven Scalet, John Arthur

    Morality and Moral Controversies, 10th Edition challenges students to critically assess today’s leading moral, social, and political issues. And as a comprehensive anthology, it provides students with the tools they need to understand philosophical ideas that are currently shaping our world. The…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 

  • Ethics and the Contemporary World book cover

    Ethics and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Edmonds

    Arguments about ethics often centre on the ‘big’ questions, such as euthanasia and abortion. Whilst these questions are still in the foreground recent years have seen an explosion of new moral problems. Moral and political clashes are now as likely to be about sexuality and gender and the status of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 

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