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  • Toward a Metaphysics of Culture book cover

    Toward a Metaphysics of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Margolis

    Toward a Metaphysics of Culture provides an initial, minimal, and original analysis of the concept of uniquely enlanguaged cultures of the human world and of the distinctive metaphysical features of whatever belongs to the things of that world: preeminently, persons, language, actions, artworks,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • A Social Theory of Freedom book cover

    A Social Theory of Freedom

    1st Edition

    By Mariam Thalos

    In A Social Theory of Freedom, Mariam Thalos argues that the theory of human freedom should be a broadly social and political theory, rather than a theory that places itself in opposition to the issue of determinism. Thalos rejects the premise that a theory of freedom is fundamentally a theory of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Concept of Violence book cover

    The Concept of Violence

    1st Edition

    By Mark Vorobej

    This study focuses on conceptual questions that arise when we explore the fundamental aspects of violence. Mark Vorobej teases apart what is meant by the term ‘violence,’ showing that it is a surprisingly complex, unwieldy and highly contested concept. Rather than attempting to develop a fixed…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Revelation Restored: Divine Writ And Critical Responses book cover

    Revelation Restored

    Divine Writ And Critical Responses, 1st Edition

    By David Weiss Halivni

    Modern critical scholars divide the Pentateuch into distinct components, identifying areas of unevenness in the scriptural tradition, which point to several interwoven documents rather than one immaculate whole. While the conclusions reached by such critical scholarship are still matters of dispute…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05

  • Philosophies Of Science: Feminist Theories book cover

    Philosophies Of Science

    Feminist Theories, 1st Edition

    By Jane Duran

    This book presents the current feminist critique of science and the philosophy of science in such a way that students of philosophy of science, philosophers, feminist theorists, and scientists will find the material accessible and intellectually rigorous.Contemporary feminist debate, as well as the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05

  • Reasoning After Revelation: Dialogues In Postmodern Jewish Philosophy book cover

    Reasoning After Revelation

    Dialogues In Postmodern Jewish Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Steven Kepnes, Peter Ochs, Robert Gibbs

    Postmodern Jewish thinkers understand their Jewishness differently, but they all share a fidelity to what they call the ?Torah? and to communal practices of reading and social action that have their bases in rabbinic interpretations of biblical narrative, law, and belief. Thus, postmodern Jewish…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05

  • The Lost Sheep in Philosophy of Religion: New Perspectives on Disability, Gender, Race, and Animals book cover

    The Lost Sheep in Philosophy of Religion

    New Perspectives on Disability, Gender, Race, and Animals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Blake Hereth, Kevin Timpe

    Contemporary research in philosophy of religion is dominated by traditional problems such as the nature of evil, arguments against theism, issues of foreknowledge and freedom, the divine attributes, and religious pluralism. This volume instead focuses on unrepresented and underrepresented issues in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Luck Egalitarianism: Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen and His Critics book cover

    Luck Egalitarianism

    Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen and His Critics, 1st Edition

    Edited by David V. Axelsen, Juliana Bidadanure, Tim Meijers

    This edited volume offers a critical discussion of luck egalitarianism – one of the most prominent views in contemporary political philosophy – through an exploration of the theory of one of its leading proponents, Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen. When (if ever) can inequalities in how well peoples’ lives…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03

  • Gandhi: An Impossible Possibility book cover


    An Impossible Possibility, 1st Edition

    By Sudhir Chandra

    For a man who made such a powerful intervention in the history of the 20th century, many of Mahatma Gandhi’s ideas were misunderstood or obfuscated during his lifetime. This book draws our attention to Gandhi’s last years, particularly the marked change in his understanding of the acceptance of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge India

  • Uncertain Bioethics: Moral Risk and Human Dignity book cover

    Uncertain Bioethics

    Moral Risk and Human Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Napier

    Bioethics is a field of inquiry and as such is fundamentally an epistemic discipline. Knowing how we make moral judgments can bring into relief why certain arguments on various bioethical issues appear plausible to one side and obviously false to the other. Uncertain Bioethics makes a significant…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • The Biological Foundations of Action book cover

    The Biological Foundations of Action

    1st Edition

    By Derek M Jones

    Philosophers have traditionally assumed that the difference between active and passive movement could be explained by the presence or absence of an intention in the mind of the agent. This assumption has led to the neglect of many interesting active behaviors that do not depend on intentions,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • The Space that Separates: A Realist Theory of Art book cover

    The Space that Separates: A Realist Theory of Art

    1st Edition

    By Nick Wilson

    The Space that Separates: A Realist Theory of Art radically challenges our assumptions about what art is, what art does, who is doing it, and why it matters. Rejecting the modernist and market-driven misconception that art is only what artists do, Wilson instead presents a realist case for living…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge Studies in Critical Realism

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