Philosophy: Book Series

Western Philosophy Series

Western Philosophy Series

The Nijhoff International Philosophy series - previously Melbourne International Philosophy series - is now being published by Ashgate under the title Western Philosophy Series. This series continues from the NIPS as published previously by Nijhoff and Kluwer and upholds its policy of presenting works in the tradition of exact, or ’scientific’ philosophy based firmly in solid argument and strictest possible proof.

  • Thales of Miletus

    The Beginnings of Western Science and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Patricia F. O'Grady

    'What is the basic building block of the universe?' Thales of Miletus was the first to ask this fundamental, yet to be answered, question in the sixth century B.C. This book offers an in-depth account of the answers he gave and of his adventure into many areas of learning: philosophy, science,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Western Philosophy Series

  • The School of Alexius Meinong

    1st Edition

    By Liliana Albertazzi, Dale Jacquette

    This book presents an historical and conceptual reconstruction of the theories developed by Meinong and a group of philosophers and experimental psychologists in Graz at the turn of the 19th century. Adhering closely to original texts, the contributors explore Meinong's roots in the school of…

    Hardback – 2001-08-15
    Routledge
    Western Philosophy Series

  • The Brentano Puzzle

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto Poli

    Even if the width and the depth of Brentano’s intellectual legacy are now quite well known, those asked to list the principal philosophers of the 19th century, very rarely do mention his name. We may call this puzzle the problem of Brentano’s 'invisibility'. One component of the Brentano’s…

    Hardback – 1998-08-03
    Routledge
    Western Philosophy Series