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  • Modernity, Nihilism and Mental Health

    By Matthew Sarraf, Michael A. Woodley of Menie, Colin Feltham

    The history of modernity is littered with references to an unprecedented existential sickness and the modern age has been blamed repeatedly for widespread alienation, anomie, deracination, disenfranchisement and nihilism. But even after centuries of complaint about these problems, the connections…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Social Research and Disability

    Developing Inclusive Research Spaces for Disabled Researchers

    Edited by Ciaran Burke, Bronagh Byrne

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • The Developing Mind

    A Philosophical Introduction

    By Stephen Butterfill

    The development of children’s minds raises fundamental psychological and scientific questions, from how we are able to know about and describe basic aspects of the world such as words, numbers and colours to how we come to grasp causes, actions and intentions. This is the first book to properly…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Emotion: The Basics

    By Michael Brady

    While human beings might be rational animals, they are emotional animals as well. Emotions play a central role in all areas of our lives and if we are to have a proper understanding of human life and activity, we ought to have a good grasp of the emotions. Michael S. Brady structures Emotion: The…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Developing Magical Consciousness

    By Susan E.J. Greenwood

    Whilst there are many different cultural expressions of magical consciousness, there are some underlying fundamental aspects that are common to all, aspects that have been historically under recognised by science. Although a different mode of thought to analysis, magical consciousness is considered…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sleep

    An Introduction to the Sociology of Sleep

    By Eric L. Hsu

    In Understanding Sleep: An Introduction to the Sociology of Sleep, Eric L. Hsu provides a clear and critical analysis of the new sociological study of sleep. Once a much-neglected topic for social researchers, sleep has increasingly become an important issue within the discipline of sociology since…

    Paperback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Antinomies

  • The Social Mind

    A Philosophical Introduction

    By Jane Suilin Lavelle

    We spend a lot of time thinking about other people: their motivations, what they are thinking, why they want particular things. Sometimes we are aware of it, but it often occurs without conscious thought, and we can respond appropriately to other people's thoughts in a diverse range of situations.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Delusions and Beliefs

    A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Kengo Miyazono

    What sort of mental state is a delusion? What causes delusions? Why are delusions pathological? This book examines these questions, which are normally considered separately, in a much-needed exploration of an important and fascinating topic, Kengo Miyazono assesses the philosophical, psychological…

    Hardback – 2018-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Supposition and the Imaginative Realm

    A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Margherita Arcangeli

    Supposition is frequently invoked in many fields within philosophy, including aesthetics, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science and epistemology. However, there is a striking lack of consensus about the nature of supposition. What is supposition? Is supposition a sui generis type of mental…

    Hardback – 2018-11-22 
    Routledge

  • Embodied Emotions

    A Naturalist Approach to a Normative Phenomenon

    By Rebekka Hufendiek

    In this book, Rebekka Hufendiek explores emotions as embodied, action-oriented representations, providing a non-cognitivist theory of emotions that accounts for their normative dimensions. Embodied Emotions focuses not only on the bodily reactions involved in emotions, but also on the environment…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Lectures on Perception

    An Ecological Perspective

    By Michael T. Turvey

    Lectures on Perception: An Ecological Perspective addresses the generic principles by which each and every kind of life form—from single celled organisms (e.g., difflugia) to multi-celled organisms (e.g., primates)—perceives the circumstances of their living so that they can behave adaptively. It…

    Paperback – 2018-10-08 
    Routledge

  • The Growth of Mind

    By Neville Symington

    The Growth of Mind is the product of a series of ten lectures by Neville Symington. It offers an understanding of the mind and its capacity to discover truth, establishing this as the foundation stone for our judgment and critique of the human world. Although the book’s field of exploration lies in…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04 
    Routledge

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