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  • The Future of Man

    The BBC Reith Lectures 1959, 1st Edition

    By P.B. Medawar

    Originally published in 1960, The Future of Man is a chronicle of Professor Medwar’s Reith lectures of 1959. The book outlines his predictions about the future estate of man, with the ‘process of foretelling, rather than with what is actually foretold’. He asks, can we predict the future size of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • Ancient Logic, Language, and Metaphysics

    Selected Essays by Mario Mignucci, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrea Falcon, Pierdaniele Giaretta

    The late Mario Mignucci was one of the most authoritative, original, and influential scholars in the area of ancient philosophy, especially ancient logic. Collected here for the first time are sixteen of his most important essays on ancient logic, language, and metaphysics. These essays show a…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge
    Issues in Ancient Philosophy

  • Free Will, Responsibility, and Crime

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Ken Levy

    In his book, philosopher and law professor Ken Levy explains why he agrees with most people, but not with most other philosophers, about free will and responsibility.  Most people believe that we have both—that is, that our choices, decisions, and actions are neither determined nor undetermined but…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge

  • The Image of the Middle Ages in Romantic and Victorian Literature

    1st Edition

    By Kevin L. Morris

    Originally published in 1984, The Image of the Middle Ages in Romantic and Victorian Literature looks at the impact of medievalism in the 18th and 19th centuries and the importance of post-Enlightenment literary religious medievalism. The book suggests that religious medievalism was not a…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor

    A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Dien Ho

    This book sheds light on important philosophical assumptions made by professionals working in clinical and research medicine.  In doing so, it aims to make explicit how active philosophy is in medicine and shows how this awareness can result in better and more informed medical research and practice…

    Paperback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge

  • John McDowell

    2nd Edition

    By Tim Thornton

    John McDowell is one of the most widely read philosophers in recent years. His engagement with a philosophy of language, mind and ethics and with philosophers ranging from Aristotle and Wittgenstein to Hegel and Gadamer make him one of the most original and outstanding philosophical thinkers of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Materialism

    A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Robin Gordon Brown, James Ladyman

    The doctrine of materialism is one of the most controversial in the history of ideas. For much of its history it has been aligned with toleration and enlightened thinking, but it has also aroused strong, often violent, passions amongst both its opponents and proponents. This book explores the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Digital Events

    Bergson, Whitehead, and the Experience of the Digital, 1st Edition

    By David Kreps

    This book introduces an events-based approach to understanding digital experience. Focusing on the event-ontologies of Bergson and Whitehead’s process metaphysics, it explores subjective experience and objective reality as unified ‘events’ in the form of concrete slabs of existence. Such slabs are…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • Queer Objects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guy Davidson, Monique Rooney

    Pursuing the discursive or material effects of relational queerness, this book reflects on how objects can illuminate, affect, and animate queer modes of being. In the early 1990s the queer theorist Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick defined queer as "multiply transitive … relational and strange," rather than a…

    Hardback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge

  • Identity and Difference

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rafael Winkler

    This collection reflects recent discussions on the relation between identity and difference in metaphysics, and in moral and political theory in both the analytic and continental traditions. The contributions to the volume tackle such issues as the role and place of the concept of identity in Hegel…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Locke

    Epistemology and Metaphysics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udo Thiel

    This title was first published in 2002. This volume brings together recent journal articles on the main themes in John Locke’s immensely influential Essay concerning Human Understanding, first published in 1690. Most contributions are from the mid-eighties to 2000, reflecting some of the most…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Science, Philosophy and Theology in Dialogue

    A Relational Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierpaolo Donati, Antonio Malo, Giulio Maspero

    This volume explores the potential of employing a relational paradigm for the purposes of interdisciplinary exchange. Bringing together scholars from the social sciences, philosophy and theology, it seeks to bridge the gap between subject areas by focusing on real phenomena.Although these phenomena…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge

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