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  • Beyond Law and Revolution

    Sociality, Political Theology and the Modern Constitutional Imagination

    By Marinos Diamantides

    In response to the rise of administrative rationality, this book draws on history, social anthropology and political theology, to examine the current crisis of faith in the legal and political constitutional imagination. An important body of law and society research has helped move jurisprudence…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Positive Psychology and its Discontents

    Why Positive Psychology Fails and How it Might Succeed Again

    By Matthew McDonald, Michael Wearing

    Alongside the surging popularity of positive psychology has come a quiet but significant chorus of dissenting voices, raising questions about the movement: that it is philosophically naive, that it uncritically employs natural science research methods, that it takes a separatist stance, is unable…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Rights, Bodies and Recognition

    New Essays on Fichte's Foundations of Natural Right

    By Tom Rockmore

    Edited by Daniel Breazeale

    The German philosopher, Johann Gottlieb Fichte, has long been recognized as an important and original figure in the history of philosophy and Western thought and as a seminal influence upon the Romantic tradition. This book focuses on Fichte's contributions in political theory as set out…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Mystical Sources of Existentialist Thought

    By George Pattison, Kate Kirkpatrick

    At the time when existentialism was a dominant intellectual and cultural force, a number of commentators observed that some of the language of existential philosophy, not least its interpretation of human existence in terms of nothingness, evoked the language of so-called mystical writers. This…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Theological Explorations in Mysticism

  • Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes

    An Anti-Carceral Analysis

    By Chloë Taylor

    This book brings together Foucault's writings on crime and delinquency, on the one hand, and sexuality, on the other, to argue for an anti-carceral feminist Foucauldian approach to sex crimes. The author expands on Foucault’s writings through intersectional explorations of the critical race,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School

    Edited by Axel Honneth, Espen Hammer, Peter E. Gordon

    The portentous terms and phrases associated with the first decades of the Frankfurt School—exile, the dominance of capitalism, fascism – seem as salient today as they were in early 20th-century. The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School addresses the many early concerns of critical theory and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • Pierre Legendre Lessons III God in the Mirror

    A Study of the Institution of Images

    By Pierre Legendre

    In the context of our increasingly global legal order, Pierre Legendre’s God in the Mirror reconsiders the place of law within the division of existing bodies of knowledge. Navigating the texts of Ovid, Augustine, Roman jurists, medieval canon lawyers, Freud, Lacan, the notebooks of Leonardo de…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Deconstructing the Talmud

    The Absolute Book

    By Federico Dal Bo

    This book employs deconstruction as a way to interpret the Talmud. This methodology is then used to emphasise the logocentric and patriarchal nature of the text.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Heidegger's Philosophy and Theories of the Self

    By Derek Robert Mitchell

    This title was first published in 2001. Explaining and defending a Heideggarian account of the self and our knowledge of the world, this book addresses the fundamental issues of selfhood and the elemental question of what it means to be human. Mitchell critically examines theories of the self…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Echoes of Utopia

    Studies in the Legacy of Marx

    By Michael Fuller

    This title was first published in 2000. A 'generous soul' with 'ideas of genius' but a 'puerile idolater - Marx and his legacy remains an important focus for philosophers, economists, political scientists and others, but is Marxism dead and best forgotten, or is its relevance undiminished? Echoes…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Heidegger's Transcendental Aesthetic

    An Interpretation of the Ereignis

    By Tristan Moyle

    Presenting an original and thought provoking interpretation of Heidegger's philosophical anthropology, this book offers a comprehensive interpretation of the conception of human sensibility in early and later Heidegger. Beginning by isolating Heidegger's understanding of the Kantian idea of pure…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Cinema Against Doublethink

    Ethical Encounters with the Lost Pasts of World History

    By David Martin-Jones

    When is it OK to lie about the past? If history is a story, then everyone knows that the "official story" is told by the winners. No matter what we may know about how the past really happened, history is as it is recorded: this is what George Orwell called doublethink. But what happens to all the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25 
    Routledge
    Remapping World Cinema

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