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  • Consciousness and the Great Philosophers

    What would they have said about our mind-body problem?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Leach, James Tartaglia

    Consciousness and the Great Philosophers addresses the question of how the great philosophers of the past might have reacted to the contemporary problem of consciousness. Each of the thirty-two chapters within this edited collection focuses on a major philosophical figure from the history of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-12
    Routledge

  • Plato and the Creation of the Hebrew Bible

    1st Edition

    By Russell E. Gmirkin

    Plato and the Creation of the Hebrew Bible for the first time compares the ancient law collections of the Ancient Near East, the Greeks and the Pentateuch to determine the legal antecedents for the biblical laws. Following on from his 2006 work, Berossus and Genesis, Manetho and Exodus, Gmirkin…

    Hardback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Routledge Library Editions: Ancient Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Various Authors

    The books in this set, originally published between 1939 and 1991: Focus on the concept of virtue, and in particular on the virtue of wisdom or knowledge, Study the pilgrimage of the Ancient World in its search for moral truth. Discuss the political implication of the spread of science in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ancient Philosophy

  • Neo-Aristotelian Perspectives in Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel D. Novotný, Lukáš Novák

    This volume re-examines some of the major themes at the intersection of traditional and contemporary metaphysics. The book uses as a point of departure Francisco Suárez’s Metaphysical Disputations published in 1597. Minimalist metaphysics in empiricist/pragmatist clothing have today become…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Metaphysics

  • Forms, Souls, and Embryos

    Neoplatonists on Human Reproduction, 1st Edition

    By James Wilberding

    Forms, Souls, and Embryos allows readers coming from different backgrounds to appreciate the depth and originality with which the Neoplatonists engaged with and responded to a number of philosophical questions central to human reproduction, including: What is the causal explanation of the embryo’s…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18
    Routledge
    Issues in Ancient Philosophy

  • A Re-Assessment of Aristotle’s Economic Thought

    1st Edition

    By Ricardo F. Crespo

    The world has seen several financial and economic crises in the past few years. Psychological, ethical and philosophical levels of causal analysis have been discussed, and in this context, an interest in classical thinkers has emerged. The work of Aristotle has influenced writers from Marx and…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • On the Greek Origins of Biopolitics

    A Reinterpretation of the History of Biopower, 1st Edition

    By Mika Ojakangas

    This book explores the origins of western biopolitics in ancient Greek political thought. Ojakangas’s argues that the conception of politics as the regulation of the quantity and quality of population in the name of the security and happiness of the state and its inhabitants is as old as…

    Hardback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Plato

    1st Edition

    By Constance Meinwald

    In this engaging introduction, Constance Meinwald shows how Plato has shaped the landscape of Western philosophy. She provides much-needed historical context, and helps readers grapple with Plato’s distinctive use of highly crafted literary masterpieces for philosophical purposes. Meinwald…

    Paperback – 2016-05-09
    Routledge
    The Routledge Philosophers

  • The Conduct of Inquiry in International Relations

    Philosophy of Science and Its Implications for the Study of World Politics, 2nd Edition

    By Patrick Thaddeus Jackson

    The Conduct of Inquiry in International Relations first edition was winner of the ISA-Northeast’s Yale H. Ferguson Award, and the ISA Theory Section’s Best Book of the Year award. The Conduct of Inquiry in International Relations provides an introduction to the philosophy of science issues and…

    Paperback – 2016-03-30
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Ancient Aesthetics

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Mason

    Ancient thought, particularly that of Plato and Aristotle, has played an important role in the development of the field of aesthetics, and the ideas of ancient thinkers are still influential and controversial today. Ancient Aesthetics introduces and discusses the central contributions of key…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge

  • Flow and Flux in Plato's Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Andrew J. Mason

    In this bold new study, Andrew J. Mason seeks both to shed light on the key issue of flux in Plato’s work, and to show that there is also in Plato a notion of flow that needs to be distinguished from flux. Mason brings out the importance of this hitherto neglected distinction, and proposes on its…

    Hardback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge
    Issues in Ancient Philosophy

  • Religious Platonism

    The Influence of Religion on Plato and the Influence of Plato on Religion, 1st Edition

    By James Kern Feibleman

    In Plato’s Laws is the earliest surviving fully developed cosmological argument. His influence on the philosophy of religion is wide ranging and this book examines both that and the influence of religion on Plato. Central to Plato’s thought is the theory of forms, which holds that there exists a…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

3Series in Ancient Philosophy

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