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  • Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy: Re-appropriating Monastic Practice for the Humanities book cover

    Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy

    Re-appropriating Monastic Practice for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Mary Keator

    Offering an original application of the ancient monastic practice of lectio divina to the humanities, this book demonstrates the need for further emphasis on deep reading, reflection, and contemplation in contemporary university classrooms. Each chapter provides readers with an historical overview…

    Paperback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Positive Freedom and the Law book cover

    Positive Freedom and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Kim Treiger-Bar-Am

    This book explains why we should stop thinking of freedom as limited to a right to be left alone. It explores how Kantian philosophy and Jewish thought instead give rise to a concept of positive freedom. At heart, freedom is inextricably linked to the obligation to respect the autonomy and dignity…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge

  • The Nature of Social Reality: Issues in Social Ontology book cover

    The Nature of Social Reality

    Issues in Social Ontology, 1st Edition

    By Tony Lawson

    The social sciences often fail to examine in any systematic way the nature of their subject matter. Demonstrating that this is a central explanation of the widely acknowledged failings of the social sciences, not least of modern economics, this book sets about rectifying matters. Providing an…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge
    Economics as Social Theory

  • Routledge Handbook of Radical Politics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Radical Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Uri Gordon, Ruth Kinna

    Successive waves of global protest since 1999 have encouraged leading contemporary political theorists to argue that politics has fundamentally changed in the last twenty years, with a new type of politics gaining momentum over elite, representative institutions. The new politics is frequently…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Ideological Possession and the Rise of the New Right: The Political Thought of Carl Jung book cover

    Ideological Possession and the Rise of the New Right

    The Political Thought of Carl Jung, 1st Edition

    By Laurie M. Johnson

    Political theorist Laurie M. Johnson deals with Jung’s analysis of the effects of modern scientific rationalism on the development of communism, fascism and Nazism in the 20th century and applies this analysis to the rise of the New Right in the 21st century. Jung’s thought provides much needed…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    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 – 2019-06-05 
    Routledge

  • The Radical Philosophy of Rights book cover

    The Radical Philosophy of Rights

    1st Edition

    By Costas Douzinas

      After 1989, human rights have expanded into a vernacular touching every aspect of social life. They are seen as the key concept in morals and politics and a main tool for forging individual and collective identities. They are the ideology after ‘the end of ideologies’ – the only values left after…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge

  • Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature: Negotiating the Environment book cover

    Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature

    Negotiating the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Angela Roothaan

    Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature contributes to the young field of intercultural philosophy by introducing the perspective of critical and postcolonial thinkers who have focused on systematic racism, power relations, and the intersection of cultural identity and political…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Deviance Among Physicians: Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe book cover

    Deviance Among Physicians

    Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe, 1st Edition

    By Christina Policastro, Natasha N. Johnson, Thaddeus L. Johnson

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of fraudulent behaviors committed within the medical profession, responding to a growing number of concerns regarding deviant actions such as physically and sexually abusive behaviors, fabricating medical findings and records, and taking advantage of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03 
    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 – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge

  • New Issues in Epistemological Disjunctivism book cover

    New Issues in Epistemological Disjunctivism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Casey Doyle, Joseph Milburn, Duncan Pritchard

    This is the first volume dedicated solely to the topic of epistemological disjunctivism. The original essays in this volume, written by leading and up-and-coming scholars on the topic, are divided into three thematic sections. The first set of chapters addresses the historical background of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Epistemology

  • Populism and Passions: Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity book cover

    Populism and Passions

    Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Cossarini, Fernando Vallespín

    There is a consensus that right, and left-wing populism is on the rise on both sides of the Atlantic, from Donald Trump in the United States, to Spain’s leftist Podemos. These may utilize different kinds of populist mobilizations but the fact remains that elite and mass opinion is fuelling a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

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