History of Philosophy Products

  • Murdered Father, Dead Father

    Revisiting the Oedipus Complex

    By Professor Rosine Jozef Perelberg

    Murdered Father, Dead Father: revisiting the Oedipus complex, examines the progressive construction of the notion of paternal function and its central relevance in psychoanalysis. The distinction between the murdered (narcissistic) father and the dead father is seen as providing a paradigm for…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge
    The New Library of Psychoanalysis

  • Scientific Philosophy

    Its Origins and Development, 1850-1950

    By Don Howard

    Paperback – 2015-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Sophists, Socratics and Cynics (Routledge Revivals)

    By David Rankin

    The Sophists, the Socratics and the Cynics had one important characteristic in common: they mainly used spoken natural language as their instrument of investigation, and they were more concerned to discover human nature in its various practical manifestations than the facts of the physical world.…

    Paperback – 2015-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Our Knowledge of the Growth of Knowledge (Routledge Revivals)

    Popper or Wittgenstein?

    By Peter Munz

    Peter Munz, a former student of both Popper and Wittgenstein, begins his comparison of the two great twentieth-century philosophers, by explaining that since the demise of positivism there have emerged, broadly speaking, two philosophical options: Wittgenstein, with the absolute relativism of his…

    Paperback – 2015-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Questions on Wittgenstein (Routledge Revivals)

    By Rudolf Haller

    Wittgenstein, possibly the most influential philosopher of the twentieth century, is often labelled a Neopositivist, a New-Kantian, even a Sceptic. Questions on Wittgenstein, first published in 1988, presents a selection of nine essays investigating a matter of vital philosophical importance:…

    Paperback – 2015-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Feminist Encounters with Legal Philosophy

    Edited by Maria Drakopoulou

    Presenting feminist readings of texts from the legal philosophical and jurisprudential canon, the papers collected here offer an interdisciplinary and critical challenge to established modes of reading law. Feminist approaches to law usually take the form of either critical engagements with legal…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

  • The Discipline of History and the History of Thought

    By M.C. Lemon

    Although much has been written of the nature of history and its disciplinary problems, less attention has been paid to the history of thought. M.C. Lemon's rigorously philosophical work first re-asserts the discipline of history in general as narrative based, before pursuing the methodological…

    Paperback – 2015-08-16 
    Routledge

  • Aristotle: New Light on His Life and On Some of His Lost Works, Volume 1

    Some Novel Interpretations of the Man and His Life

    By Anton-Hermann Chroust

    Originally published in 1973. The predominantly historical approach in this book heralds a belief that a better understanding of Aristotle the man, and the salient events of his life, leads to a greater insight into his work as a philosopher. This, the first of two volumes, presents interpretations…

    Hardback – 2015-08-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Aristotle

  • Aristotle: New Light on His Life and On Some of His Lost Works, Volume 2

    Observations on Some of Aristotle's Lost Works

    By Anton-Hermann Chroust

    Originally published in 1973. Aristotle’s early works probably belong to the formative era of his philosophic thought and as such contribute vitally to the understanding and evaluation of the development of his philosophy. This book shows that the philosophy propagated in these lost works indicates…

    Hardback – 2015-08-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Aristotle

  • The Scotch Metaphysics

    A Century of Enlightenment in Scotland

    By George E. Davie

    Focusing on the works of Thomas Reid, Dugald Stewart, Sir William Hamilton, Thomas Brown and James Frederick Ferrier, this book offers a definitive account of an important philosophical movement, and represents a ground-breaking contribution to scholarship in the area. Essential reading for…

    Paperback – 2015-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Julian (Routledge Revivals)

    An Intellectual Biography

    By Polymnia Athanassiadi

    Julian: An Intellectual Biography, first published in 1981, presents a penetrating and scholarly analysis of Julian’s intellectual development against the background of philosophy and religion in the late Roman Empire. Professor Polymnia Athanassiadi tells the story of Julian’s transformation from…

    Paperback – 2015-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1915 and 1990, this Routledge Library Edition collection offers a selection of scholarship on this important area of philosophy. Classic previously out-of-print works are brought back into print here in this small set, which includes volumes on…

    Hardback – 2015-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

5Series in History of Philosophy

Product Search