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  • The Repugnant Conclusion: A Philosophical Inquiry book cover

    The Repugnant Conclusion

    A Philosophical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Cowie

    The Repugnant Conclusion is a controversial theorem about population size. It states that a sufficiently large population of lives that are barely worth living is better than a smaller population of high quality lives. This is highly counter-intuitive. It implies that we can improve the world by…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Jainism and Environmental Politics book cover

    Jainism and Environmental Politics

    1st Edition

    By Aidan Rankin

    This book explores the ways in which the ecologically centred Indian philosophy of Jainism could introduce a new and non-western methodology to environmental politics, with the potential to help the green movement find new audiences and a new voice. Aidan Rankin begins with a description of the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Practices of Citizenship in East Africa: Perspectives from Philosophical Pragmatism book cover

    Practices of Citizenship in East Africa

    Perspectives from Philosophical Pragmatism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katariina Holma, Tiina Kontinen

    Practices of Citizenship in East Africa uses insights from philosophical pragmatism to explore how to strengthen citizenship within developing countries. Using a bottom-up approach, the book investigates the various everyday practices in which citizenship habits are formed and reformulated. In…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Making Sense of Messages: A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism book cover

    Making Sense of Messages

    A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Stoner

    Making Sense of Messages, now in its second edition, retains the apprenticeship approach which facilitates effectively learning the complex content and skills of rhetorical theory and criticism.  A new chapter on “The Rhetoric of Ignorance” provides needed theory and examples that help students…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Critical Thinking: Developing the Intellectual Tools for Social Justice book cover

    Critical Thinking

    Developing the Intellectual Tools for Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Zornado, Jill Harrison, Daniel Weisman

    Critical Thinking presents, defines and explains the intellectual skills and habits of mind that comprise critical thinking and its relationship to social justice. Each of the sequential chapters includes detailed examples and learning exercises that guide the reader step by step from intellectual…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Identity Gender & Culture book cover

    Identity Gender & Culture

    1st Edition

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Philosophy for Children in Confucian Societies: In Theory and Practice book cover

    Philosophy for Children in Confucian Societies

    In Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chi-Ming Lam

    This book contributes to the theory and practice of Philosophy for Children (P4C), with a special emphasis on theoretical and practical issues confronting researchers and practitioners working in contexts that are strongly influenced by Confucian values and norms. It includes writings by prominent…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Justice and Egalitarianism: Formal and Substantive Equality in Some Recent Theories of Justice book cover

    Justice and Egalitarianism

    Formal and Substantive Equality in Some Recent Theories of Justice, 1st Edition

    By Michael Quinn

    First published in 1991. This study is a critical survey of substantive egalitarian theories of justice, that is to say, various theories containing principles for the distribution of social resources which, it is argued, base themselves on a fundamental principle of equality. This title will be of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Gramsci's Politics book cover

    Gramsci's Politics

    1st Edition

    By Anne Showstack Sassoon

    First published in 1980. This book analyses Gramsci’s political theory and the consequences of his ideas for the theory of the state and of the political party. Using the new tools of analysis which have been developed in Italy the book presents Gramsci’s political theory as part of the attempt to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Knowledge and Belief in Politics: The Problem of Ideology book cover

    Knowledge and Belief in Politics

    The Problem of Ideology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Benewick, R. N Berki, Bhikhu Parekh

    First published in 1973. Few concepts in the modern age have created more controversy in the discussion of social, moral, and political issues than that of ideology. Ever since the term was coined by Destutt de Tracy to refer to a scientific study of the origin of ideas, its meaning has undergone a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • J. A. Hobson: A Reader book cover

    J. A. Hobson

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Freeden

    First published in 1988. This anthology from the major writings of J. A. Hobson helps to establish his reputation as one of the most influential social, economic and political theorists of late nineteenth and early twentieth century Britain. The wide range of his writings makes him essential…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • The Common Good: Its Politics, Policies and Philosophy book cover

    The Common Good

    Its Politics, Policies and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Marcus G. Raskin

    First published in 1986. In this thought-provoking book the widely acclaimed thinker and activist, Marcus Raskin, moves beyond the limits and failures of socialism and capitalism to an original theory of social reconstruction for a humane society. Presenting concrete alternatives for education,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

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