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  • Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity

    1st Edition

    By Jan C. Schmidt

    This book aims to foster and facilitate the course of interdisciplinary research by laying out some philosophical foundations and giving wider substance to a possible "Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity". This is achieved with reference to epistemology, philosophy and the philosophy of science as…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • The Routledge Handbook of Trust and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Simon

    Trust is pervasive in our lives. Both our simplest actions—like buying a coffee, or crossing the street—as well as the functions of large collective institutions—like those of corporations and nation states—wouldn’t be possible without it. Yet, only in the last several decades has trust started to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    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

  • Power of Networks

    Prospects for Historical Network Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Florian Kerschbaumer, Linda v. Keyserlingk, Martin Stark, Marten Düring

    Social Network Analysis (SNA) methods have in recent years become increasingly influential in historical research. The network concept is no longer a mere metaphor but has become a core research method of itself while several studies from different historical disciplines have shown how formal…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Past, Present, and Future of Integrated History of Philosophy of Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Herring, Kevin Jones, Konstantin S. Kiprijanov, Laura M Sellers

    Integrated History and Philosophy of Science (iHPS) is commonly understood as the study of science from a combined historical and philosophical perspective. Yet, since its gradual formation as a research field, the question of how to suitably integrate both perspectives remains open. This volume…

    Hardback – 2019-05-08 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • On Insignificance

    The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    Focussing on the anthropological consequences of the disappearing of materiality and sensory embodiment, On Insignificance highlights some of the most perturbing patterns of insignificance that have seeped into our everyday lives. Seeking to explain the semiotic causes of feelings of meaningless,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Money, Social Ontology and Law

    1st Edition

    By Angela Condello, Maurizio Ferraris, John Rogers Searle

    Presenting legal and philosophical essays on money, this book explores the conditions according to which an object like a piece of paper, or an electronic signal, has come to be seen as having a value. Money plays a crucial role in the regulation of social relationships, and their normative…

    Hardback – 2019-04-12 
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Perspectives on Classification in Synthetic Sciences

    Unnatural Kinds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Bursten

    It is the belief of many of this volume's contributing authors that contemporary conversations about scientific classification have stagnated by focusing centrally or solely on natural kinds, that is, kinds whose existence is not dependent on scientific processes of synthesis. Instead, the aim is…

    Hardback – 2019-04-11 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • Technologies of Being in Martin Heidegger

    Nearness, Metaphor and the Question of Education in Digital Times, 1st Edition

    By Anna Kouppanou

    Technologies of Being in Martin Heidegger attempts to deepen the dialogue between philosophy of education and philosophy of technology, while engaging with the thought of Heidegger, Jacques Derrida and Bernard Stiegler. Through a critical reading of Heidegger’s central notion of nearness, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge

  • A History of Place in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Dunn

    A History of Place in the Digital Age explores the history and impact of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and related digital mapping technologies in humanities research. Providing a historical and methodological discussion of place in the most important primary materials which make up the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Reform of the International System of Units (SI)

    Philosophical, Historical and Sociological Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nadine de Courtenay, Olivier Darrigol, Oliver Schlaudt

    Systems of units still fail to attract the philosophical attention they deserve, but this could change with the current reform of the International System of Units (SI). Most of the SI base units will henceforth be based on certain laws of nature and a choice of fundamental constants whose values…

    Hardback – 2019-02-04 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

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