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  • Chinese Theology and Translation: The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing book cover

    Chinese Theology and Translation

    The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing, 1st Edition

    By Sophie Ling-chia Wei

    This book uncovers the Jesuits’ mystic theological interpretation in the translation of the Book of Changes (the Yijing) in their mission in China. The book analyzes how Jesuit Figurists incorporated their intralingual translation of the Yijing, the Classical and vernacular use of Chinese language…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

  • How to Survive a Robot Invasion: Rights, Responsibility, and AI book cover

    How to Survive a Robot Invasion

    Rights, Responsibility, and AI, 1st Edition

    By David J Gunkel

    In this short introduction, David J. Gunkel examines the shifting world of artificial intelligence, mapping it onto everyday twenty-first century life and probing the consequences of this ever-growing industry and movement. The book investigates the significance and consequences of the robot…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22 
    Routledge

  • Secularization book cover

    Secularization

    1st Edition

    By Charles Turner

    ‘Secularization’ sounds simple, a decline in the power of religion. Yet, the history of the term is controversial and multi-faceted; it has been useful to both religious believers and non-believers and has been deployed by scholars to make sense of a variety of aspects of cultural and social change…

    Paperback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • Conscious Action Theory: An Introduction to the Event-Oriented World View book cover

    Conscious Action Theory

    An Introduction to the Event-Oriented World View, 1st Edition

    By Wolfgang Baer

    Conscious Action Theory provides a logical unification between the spirit and the material, by identifying reality as an event that processes personal experiences into explanatory memories, from which personal experiences are regenerated in a never-ending cycle of activity. Baer explores the idea…

    Paperback – 2019-10-25 
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Analytic Philosophy, 1879–1930: From Frege to Ramsey book cover

    The Rise of Analytic Philosophy, 1879–1930

    From Frege to Ramsey, 1st Edition

    By Michael Potter

    In this book Michael Potter offers a fresh and compelling portrait of the birth of modern analytic philosophy, viewed through the lens of a detailed study of the work of the four philosophers who contributed most to shaping it:  Gottlob Frege, Bertrand Russell, Ludwig Wittgenstein, and Frank Ramsey…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Metaethics: Neglected Perspectives on the Foundations of Morality book cover

    Comparative Metaethics

    Neglected Perspectives on the Foundations of Morality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Marshall

    This collection of original essays explores metaethical views from outside the mainstream European tradition. The guiding motivation is that important discussions about the ultimate nature of morality can be found far beyond ancient Greece and modern Europe. The volume’s aim is to show how rich the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Models of Communication: Theoretical and Philosophical Approaches book cover

    Models of Communication

    Theoretical and Philosophical Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mats Bergman, Kęstas Kirtiklis, Johan Siebers

    Models of Communication offers a timely reassessment of the significance of modelling in media and communication studies. From a rich variety of different perspectives, the collected essays explore the past, present, and future uses of communication models, in ordinary discourses concerning…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

  • The Ethics of Hooking Up: Casual Sex and Moral Philosophy on Campus book cover

    The Ethics of Hooking Up

    Casual Sex and Moral Philosophy on Campus, 1st Edition

    By James Rocha

    The Ethics of Hooking Up: Casual Sex and Moral Philosophy on Campus provides a systematic moral analysis of hooking up, or sexual activity between people who barely know each other, frequently while intoxicated, and with little or no verbal interaction. It explores the moral quandaries resulting…

    Paperback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Ethics of Cinematic Experience: Screens of Alterity book cover

    Ethics of Cinematic Experience

    Screens of Alterity, 1st Edition

    By Orna Raviv

    Ethics of Cinematic Experience: Screens of Alterity deals with the relationship between cinema and ethics from a philosophical perspective, finding an intrinsic connection between film spectatorship and the possibility of being open to different modes of alterity. The book’s main thesis is that…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • The Discourse of Kingship in Classical Greece book cover

    The Discourse of Kingship in Classical Greece

    1st Edition

    By Carol Atack

    This book examines how ancient authors explored ideas of kingship as a political role fundamental to the construction of civic unity, the use of kingship stories to explain the past and present unity of the polis and the distinctive function or status attributed to kings in such accounts. It…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Tolstoy on Aesthetics: What is Art? book cover

    Tolstoy on Aesthetics

    What is Art?, 1st Edition

    By H.O. Mounce

    This title was first published in 2001: Tolstoy's view of art is discussed in most courses in aesthetics, particularly his main text What is Art? He believed that the importance of art lies not in its purely aesthetic qualities but in its connection with life, and that art becomes decadent where…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Marx, Marxism and Utopia book cover

    Marx, Marxism and Utopia

    1st Edition

    By Darren Webb

    This title was first published in 2000:  This engaging book suggests that Marx was right to reject 'utopian socialism' on the grounds that it undermined the principles of proletarian self-emancipation and self-determination. As a theoretician of the proletarian class, Marx sought to capture…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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