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  • Core Questions in Philosophy

    A Text with Readings, 7th Edition

    By Elliot 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 included, not as a means to honor the dead or merely to discuss what various…

    Paperback – 2019-07-21 
    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 – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Evil

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Nys, Stephen De Wijze

    Why ought we concern ourselves with understanding a concept of evil? It is an elusive and politically charged concept which critics argue has no explanatory power and is a relic of a superstitious and primitive religious past. Yet its widespread use persists today: we find it invoked by politicians…

    Hardback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Draper

    While orthodox religion by its very nature is conservative, philosophy at its best is inherently radical.  It challenges authority, tradition, and the whole idea of "dogma."  For this reason, philosophy of religion can be explosively controversial.  It is bound to disturb those who peddle…

    Hardback – 2019-05-10 
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • Rousseau's Ethics of Truth

    A Sublime Science of Simple Souls, 1st Edition

    By Jason Neidleman

    In 1758, Rousseau announced that he had adopted "vitam impendere vero" (dedicate life to truth) as a personal pledge. Despite the dramatic nature of this declaration, no scholar has yet approached Rousseau’s work through the lens of truth or truthseeking. What did it mean for Rousseau to lead a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Mind, Soul and Consciousness

    Religion, Science and the Psy-Disciplines in Modern South Asia (With a Foreword by J.N. Mohanty), 1st Edition

    Edited by Soumen Mukherjee, Christopher Harding

    This comprehensive volume explores histories and modern reworkings of the ideas of mind, soul and consciousness in South Asia. It focuses on the burgeoning ‘psy-disciplines’ – psychology, psychiatry, psychotherapy – and their links with religion, science, philosophy, and modern notions of the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian History and Culture Series

  • Tagore, Einstein and the Nature of Reality

    Literary and Philosophical Reflections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Partha Ghose

    This volume consists of a selection of scholarly essays from literature, philosophy and history on the conception of reality as understood by Rabindranath Tagore and Albert Einstein. The nature of reality has been a long-debated issue among scientists and philosophers. Tagore (1861–1941) met…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge India

  • Ascent to the Absolute

    Metaphysical Papers and Lectures, 1st Edition

    By J. N. Findlay

    Originally published in 1970. This book is a collection of lectures and papers given by Professor Findlay in the 1960s. The theme is an argument for a metaphysical Absolute, in the sense of post-Hegelian Idealism. Findlay’s word for the Absolute process is ‘Enterprise’, which must be necessary in…

    Hardback – 2019-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Metaphysics

  • Reality and Value

    An Introduction to Metaphysics and an Essay on the Theory of Value, 1st Edition

    By Arthur Campbell Garnett

    Originally published in 1937. This book addresses the importance of the theory of values that rests on a general metaphysical understanding founded on a comprehensive view of all aspects of the world. The author speaks against the absolutist theories with a realistic one encompassing a theory of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Metaphysics

  • Recognition and Religion

    Contemporary and Historical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maijastina Kahlos, Heikki J. Koskinen, Ritva Palmén

    This book focuses on recognition and its relation to religion and theology, in both systematic and historical dimensions. While existing research literature on recognition and contemporary recognition theory has been gradually growing since the early 1990s, certain gaps remain in the field covered…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Philosophical Approaches to the Devil

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin W. McCraw, Robert Arp

    This collection brings together new papers addressing the philosophical challenges that the concept of a Devil presents, bringing philosophical rigor to treatments of the Devil. Contributors approach the idea of the Devil from a variety of philosophical traditions, methodologies, and styles,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Galileo and the Conflict between Religion and Science

    1st Edition

    By Gregory W. Dawes

    For more than 30 years, historians have rejected what they call the ‘warfare thesis’ – the idea that there is an inevitable conflict between religion and science – insisting that scientists and believers can live in harmony. This book disagrees. Taking as its starting point the most famous of all…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

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