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  • Routledge Revivals: The Greatest Happiness Principle (1986)

    An Examination of Utilitarianism, 1st Edition

    By Lanny O. Ebenstein

    First published in 1991, The Greatest Happiness Principle traces the history of the theory of utility, starting with the Bible, and running through Plato, Aristotle, and Epicurus. It goes on to discuss the utilitarian theories of Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill in detail, commenting on the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: The Dilemma of Qualitative Method (1989)

    Herbert Blumer and the Chicago Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Hammersley

    Originally published in 1989, The Dilemma of Qualitative Method is a stimulating guide to the discussion of qualitative versus quantitative approaches to social research, originated in nineteenth-century debates about the relationship between the methods of history and natural science. One of the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Socrates, Man and Myth

    The Two Socratic Apologies of Xenophon, 1st Edition

    By Anton-Hermann Chroust

    The purpose of this book, first published in 1957, is to make a critical analysis of the controversial Socratic problem. The Socratic issue owes its paramount difficulty not only to the status of available source materials, but also to the diversity of opinion as to the proper use of these…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Core Questions in Philosophy

    7th Edition

    By Elliott Sober

    Writing in an engaging lecture-style format, Elliott Sober shows students how philosophy is best used to evaluate many different kinds of arguments and to construct sound theories. Well-known historical texts are discussed, not as a means to honor the dead or merely to discuss what…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge

  • A Preface to Logic (1946)

    1st Edition

    By Morris R. Cohen

    Published in 1946, this volume does not purpose to be a treatise on logic. The author’s contributions to the substance of logical doctrine have been made in his other works. What he has attempted in the studies that form this volume is an exploration of the periphery of logic, the relation of logic…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Ethics and Economic Theory

    1st Edition

    By Khalid Mir

    This book takes a multi-disciplinary critique of economics’ first principles: the fundamental and inter-related structuring assumptions that underlie the neo-classical paradigm. These assumptions, that economic agents are rational, self-interested individuals, continue to influence the teaching of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Socratic Questions

    New Essays on the Philosophy of Socrates and its Significance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry S. Gower, Michael C. Stokes

    This book, first published in 1992, introduces some of Socrates’ problems and some of the problems about him. It seeks at the same time to advance new views, arguments and information on Socrates’ mission, techniques, ethics and later reception. From civil disobedience to ethics, this collection…

    Paperback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • The Process of Argument

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Michael Boylan

    The Process of Argument: An Introduction is a necessary companion for anyone seeking to engage in successful persuasion: to organize, construct, and communicate arguments.  It is both comprehensive and accessible: an authoritative guide to logical thinking and effective communication.  The book…

    Paperback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Secret Subversion I

    Mou Zongsan, Kant, and Early Confucianism, 1st Edition

    By Tang Wenming

    Mou Zongsan (1909-1995), one of the representatives of Modern Confucianism, belongs to the most important Chinese philosophers in the 20th century. From a more traditional Confucian perspective, this book makes a critical analysis on Mou’s "moral metaphysics", mainly his thoughts about Confucian…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Chinese Philosophy

  • Heidegger’s Entscheidung

    “Decision” Between “Fate” and “Destiny”, 1st Edition

    By Norman K. Swazo

    This book critically examines the debate on Martin Heidegger’s concept of Entscheidung ("decision") and his engagement and confrontation with Nazism in terms of his broader philosophical thought. It argues that one cannot explain Heidegger’s actions without accounting for his idea of "decision" and…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge India

  • Why It's OK to be Of Two Minds

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Church

    Most of us experience the world through competing perspectives. A job or a religion seems important and fulfilling when looked at in one way; but from a different angle they seem tedious or ridiculous. A friend is obtuse from one point of view, wise from another. Continuing to hold both views at…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Why It's OK

  • Steering Human Evolution

    Eighteen Theses on Homo Sapiens Metamorphosis, 1st Edition

    By Yehezkel Dror

    Humanity must steer its evolution. As human knowledge moves a step ahead of Darwin’s theories, the book presents the emergence of human-made metaevolution shaping our alternative futures. This novel process poses fateful challenges to humanity, which require regulation of emerging science and…

    Hardback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge India

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