Philosophy of Science Products

  • Core Questions in Philosophy

    A Text with Readings, 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 included, not as a means to honor the dead or merely to discuss what various…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge

  • A Guide to Field Philosophy

    Case Studies and Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evelyn Brister, Robert Frodeman

    Philosophers increasingly engage in practical work with other disciplines and the world at large. This volume draws together the lessons learned from this work--including philosophers’ contributions to scientific research projects, consultations on matters of policy, and expertise provided to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • The Foundations of Bayesian Epistemology

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Kenny Easwaran

    This book introduces students and researchers to the philosophical issues at play in the growing field of formal (or Bayesian) epistemology.  It focuses not on how to do particular calculations but instead on the philosophical foundations at the convergence of belief and mathematical representation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Psychiatry

    A Contemporary Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Sam Wilkinson

    This is the first textbook devoted to the philosophy of psychiatry, offering a thorough and accessible investigation of the conceptual and philosophical problems at the heart of psychiatry. While it applies some of the longstanding concerns of philosophy of science to the mental health professions,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

  • The Complex Reality of Pain

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Corns

    This book employs contemporary philosophy, scientific research, and clinical reports to argue that pain, though real, is not an appropriate object of scientific generalisations or an appropriate target for medical intervention. Each pain experience is instead complex and idiosyncractic in a way…

    Hardback – 2020-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shamik Dasgupta, Brad Weslake

    Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science asks twelve philosophers to debate six questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this area of philosophy. But each question also leads readers back to more general issues and shows how these general issues play out…

    Hardback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • The Ethics of Novel Ecosystems

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Allen Thompson

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Kusch

    Relativism can be found in all philosophical traditions and subfields of philosophy. It is also a central idea in the social sciences, the humanities, religion and politics. This is the first volume to map relativistic motifs in all areas of philosophy, synchronically and diachronically. It thereby…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • The Perception of Time

    Your Questions Answered, 1st Edition

    By Simon Grondin

    Using a concise question and answer format, The Perception of Time – Your Questions Answered examines basic temporal processes and the ways in which our perception of time can be altered. Divided into three parts, the book provides a contemporary overview of the study of the temporal mind. It…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Jakob von Uexküll and Philosophy

    Life, Environments, Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francesca Michelini, Kristian Köchy

    By some dismissed as the last of the anti-Darwinians, his fame as a rigorous biologist even tainted by an alleged link to National Socialist ideology, it is undeniable that Jakob von Uexküll (1864-1944) was eagerly read by many philosophers across the spectrum of philosophical schools, from Scheler…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • The Labyrinth of Mind and World

    Beyond Internalism–Externalism, 1st Edition

    By Sanjit Chakraborty

    This book carries forward the discourse on the mind’s engagement with the world. It reviews the semantic and metaphysical debates around internalism and externalism, the location of content, and the indeterminacy of meaning in language. The volume analyses the writings of Jackson, Chomsky, Putnam…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge India

  • Evolutionary Moral Realism

    1st Edition

    By Michael Stingl, John Collier

    Against standard approaches to evolution and ethics, this book develops the idea that moral values may find their origin in regularly recurring features in the cooperative environments of species of organisms that are social and intelligent. Across a wide range of species that are social and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

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