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  • Hannah Arendt: Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial book cover

    Hannah Arendt

    Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial, 1st Edition

    By Peter Burdon

    Hannah Arendt is one of the great outsiders of twentieth-century political philosophy. After reporting on the trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann, Arendt embarked on a series of reflections about how to make judgments and exercise responsibility without recourse to existing law, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Ranciere and Law book cover

    Ranciere and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Lopez Lerma, Julen Etxabe

    This book is the first to approach Jacques Rancière’s work from a legal perspective. A former student of Louis Althusser, Rancière is one of the most important contemporary French philosophers of recent decades: offering an original and path-breaking way to think politics, democracy and aesthetics.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Organisms and Personal Identity: Individuation and the Work of David Wiggins book cover

    Organisms and Personal Identity

    Individuation and the Work of David Wiggins, 1st Edition

    By A.M. Ferner

    Over his philosophical career, David Wiggins has produced a body of work that, though varied and wide-ranging, stands as a coherent and carefully integrated whole. In this book Ferner examines Wiggins’ conceptualist-realism, his sortal theory ‘D’ and his human being theory in order to assess how…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Darwinism and Pragmatism: William James on Evolution and Self-Transformation book cover

    Darwinism and Pragmatism

    William James on Evolution and Self-Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Lucas McGranahan

    Charles Darwin’s theory of natural selection challenges our very sense of belonging in the world. Unlike prior evolutionary theories, Darwinism construes species as mutable historical products of a blind process that serves no inherent purpose. It also represents a distinctly modern kind of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Ethics and the Contemporary World book cover

    Ethics and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Edmonds

    Arguments about ethics often centre on traditional questions of, for instance, 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…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge

  • Controversies in Criminal Law: Philosophical Essays on Responsibility and Procedure book cover

    Controversies in Criminal Law

    Philosophical Essays on Responsibility and Procedure, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Gorr

    When philosophers have turned their attention to criminal law, they have tended to emphasize problems about the criminalization of acts and the justification for the punishment of those who commit such acts. But there has been a recent wave of significant and exciting philosophical work on issues…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge

  • Morality What's in it for Me?: A Historical Introduction to Ethics book cover

    Morality What's in it for Me?

    A Historical Introduction to Ethics, 1st Edition

    By William N. Nelson

    How are the demands of morality related to the needs, interests, and projects of people? Are they a burden, or are they good for us? Are they nothing but arbitrary impositions, or should we expect them to be justified? And will the answers to these questions tell us why and whether we should be…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge

  • Transhumanism, Nature, and the Ends of Science book cover

    Transhumanism, Nature, and the Ends of Science

    1st Edition

    By Robert Frodeman

    This book offers a social, political, and aesthetic critique of transhumanism and of the accelerating growth of scientific knowledge generally. Rather than improving our lives, science and technology today increasingly leave us debilitated and infantilized. It is time to restrain the runaway…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Museums and Photography: Displaying Death book cover

    Museums and Photography

    Displaying Death, 1st Edition

    By Elena Stylianou, Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert

    Museums and Photography combines a strong theoretical approach with international case studies to investigate the display of death in various types of museums—history, anthropology, art, ethnographic, and science museums – and to understand the changing role of photography in museums. …

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Philosophies of Islamic Education: Historical Perspectives and Emerging Discourses book cover

    Philosophies of Islamic Education

    Historical Perspectives and Emerging Discourses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mujadad Zaman, Nadeem A. Memon

    The study of Islamic education has hitherto remained a tangential inquiry in the broader focus of Islamic Studies. In the wake of this neglect, a renaissance of sorts has occurred in recent years, reconfiguring the importance of Islam’s attitudes to knowledge, learning and education as paramount in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Curriculum Epistemicide: Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory book cover

    Curriculum Epistemicide

    Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory, 1st Edition

    By João M. Paraskeva

    Around the world, curriculum – hard sciences, social sciences and the humanities – has been dominated and legitimated by prevailing Western Eurocentric Anglophone discourses and practices. Drawing from and within a complex range of epistemological perspectives from the Middle East, Africa, Southern…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • Routledge Revivals: The Power of Shame (1985): A Rational Perspective book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Power of Shame (1985)

    A Rational Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Agnes Heller

    First published in 1985, this book provides a stimulating series of inter-connected essays which address the theme of shame, which, unlike the problem of conscience, has been seldom discussed by moral philosophers. The essays focus on the ethical regulation of human action and judgement, examining…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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