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  • Empathy

    1st Edition

    By Heidi Maibom

    Empathy is one of the most talked about and widely studied concepts of recent years. Some argue it can help create a more just society, improve medical care and even avert global catastrophe. Others object that it is morally problematic. Who is right? And what is empathy anyway? Is it a way of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-24 
    Routledge
    New Problems of Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Film

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Aaron Smuts

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms, Volume 1

    Language, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. The Philosophy of Symbolic…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms, Volume 2

    Mythical Thought, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. The Philosophy of Symbolic…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms, Volume 3

    The Phenomenology of Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. The Philosophy of Symbolic…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Three Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth-century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his multi-faceted work spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. Cassirer’s thought also…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

  • The Routledge Handbook of Emotion Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrea Scarantino

    Research on the emotions is proliferating in philosophy and the hard cognitive sciences and has cognate, areas of interest in sociology, anthropology, and other disciplines. The Routledge Handbook of Emotion Theory brings together advances on foundational issues from this widespread field,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • The Sartrean Mind

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Eshleman, Constance Mui

    Jean-Paul Sartre was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. His influence extends beyond academic philosophy to areas as diverse as anti-colonial movements, youth culture, literary criticism, and artistic developments around the world. Beginning with an introduction and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophical Minds

  • 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

  • Memento Mori in Contemporary Art

    Theologies of Lament and Hope, 1st Edition

    By Taylor Worley

    This book explores how four contemporary artists—Francis Bacon, Joseph Beuys, Robert Gober, and Damien Hirst—pursue the question of death through their fraught appropriations of Christian imagery. Each artist is shown to not only pose provocative theological questions, but also to question the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts

  • The Cinematic Political

    Film Composition as Political Theory, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    In this book, Michael J. Shapiro stages a series of pedagogical encounters between political theory, represented as a compositional challenge, and cinematic texts, emphasizing how to achieve an effective research paper/essay by heeding the compositional strategies of films. The text’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Portraits and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Maes

    Despite its huge popularity, portraiture hasn’t received much philosophical attention. While there are countless art historical studies of portraiture, including self-portraiture and group-portraiture, contemporary philosophy has largely remained silent on the subject. This book brings together…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

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