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  • The Appeal of Art in Modernity book cover

    The Appeal of Art in Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Michael Symonds

    This book explores the place of art in the modern world, but instead of asking what art is, it begins with the question of art’s appeal in modernity. Why is the appellation ‘art’ so desired for movies, food and fashion, for example? Why is there the assumption of esteem when someone calls…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Between Deontology and Justice: Chinese and Western Perspectives book cover

    Between Deontology and Justice

    Chinese and Western Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Genyou Wu

    In China, political philosophy is still a comparatively new academic discipline. While there is no such phrase as “political philosophy” in ancient Chinese texts, there are elements within them that could be considered part of that field. Central questions of Chinese ancient political philosophy…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Chinese Philosophy

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Kusch

    Relativism can be found in all philosophical traditions and subfields of philosophy. It is also a central idea in the social sciences, the humanities, religion and politics. This is the first volume to map relativistic motifs in all areas of philosophy, synchronically and diachronically. It thereby…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Encountering the Past within the Present: Modern Experiences of Time book cover

    Encountering the Past within the Present

    Modern Experiences of Time, 1st Edition

    By Siobhan Kattago

    Encountering the Past within the Present: Modern Experiences of Time examines different encounters with the past from within the present – whether as commemoration, nostalgia, silence, ghostly haunting or combinations thereof. Taking its cue from Hannah Arendt’s definition of the present as a time…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Indian Philosophy: A Reader book cover

    Indian Philosophy

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonardon Ganeri

    The selection of essays in this volume aims to present Indian philosophy as an autonomous intellectual tradition, with its own internal dynamics, rhythms, techniques, problematics and approaches, and to show how the richness of this tradition has a vital role in a newly emerging global and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Conversations with Lacan: Seven Lectures for Understanding Lacan book cover

    Conversations with Lacan

    Seven Lectures for Understanding Lacan, 1st Edition

    By Sergio Benvenuto

    Lacan Today: Seven Lectures for Understanding Lacan brings a unique, non-partisan approach to the work of Jacques Lacan, linking his psychoanalytic theory and ideas to broader debates in philosophy and the social sciences, in a book that shows how it is possible to see the value of Lacanian…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Precaution: Uncertain Environmental Health Threats and Duties of Due Care book cover

    The Ethics of Precaution

    Uncertain Environmental Health Threats and Duties of Due Care, 1st Edition

    By Levente Szentkirályi

    There are thousands of substances manufactured in the U.S., to which the public is routinely exposed and for which toxicity data is limited or absent. Some insist that uncertainty about the severity of potential harm justifies implementing precautionary regulations, while others claim that…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Creating Future People: The Ethics of Genetic Enhancement book cover

    Creating Future People

    The Ethics of Genetic Enhancement, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Anomaly

    Creating Future People offers readers a fast-paced primer on how new genetic technologies will enable parents to influence the traits of their children, including their intelligence, moral capacities, physical appearances, and immune systems.  It deftly explains the science of gene editing and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Liberty and the Ecological Crisis: Freedom on a Finite Planet book cover

    Liberty and the Ecological Crisis

    Freedom on a Finite Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher J. Orr, Kaitlin Kish, Bruce Jennings

    This book examines the concept of liberty in relation to civilization’s ability to live within ecological limits. Freedom, in all its renditions – choice, thought, action – has become inextricably linked to our understanding of what it means to be modern citizens. And yet, it is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Routledge Library Editions: Utopias: 6 Volume Set book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Utopias

    6 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Utopias (6 volume set) contains titles, originally published between 1923 and 1982. It includes volumes focusing on Utopian fiction, both as a genre in its own right and also from a feminist perspective. In addition, there are sociological texts that examine the history…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Utopias

  • Gandhi and the Contemporary World book cover

    Gandhi and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjeev Kumar

    This book develops a critical understanding of Mahatma Gandhi’s philosophy and practice in the context of contemporary challenges and engages with some of his key work and ideas. It highlights the relevance of Gandhi’s legacy in the quest towards peace-building, equity and global justice. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge India

  • Kama Muta: Discovering the Connecting Emotion book cover

    Kama Muta

    Discovering the Connecting Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Alan Page Fiske

    This book describes a ubiquitous and potent emotion that has only rarely and recently been studied in any systematic manner. The words that come closest to denoting it in English are being moved or touched, having a heart-warming feeling, feeling nostalgic, feeling patriotic or pride in family or…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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