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  • Philosophies of Existence

    An Introduction to the Basic Thought of Kierkegaard, Heidegger, Jaspers, Marcel, Sartre, 1st Edition

    By Jean Wahl

    This book, first published in 1969, examines the ‘philosophies of existence’ or Existentialism and the field’s leading philosophers. These philosophers, the book argues, wished to distinguish themselves from other philosophies in their structure and approach – and it is that structure that this…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Existentialism

  • Beyond Existentialism

    1st Edition

    By J. Von Rintelen

    This book, first published in 1961, is a careful analysis of this modern movement of thought, and especially of its leading German representative Martin Heidegger. This study presents a sound reading and criticism of the existentialist thinkers.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Existentialism

  • Encounter with Nothingness

    An Essay on Existentialism, 1st Edition

    By Helmut Kuhn

    This book, first published in 1951, discusses the fundamental concepts which have crystallized around the fatal ‘crisis’. It proceeds by critically examining the theories which, from Kierkegaard to Heidegger, Sartre and their associates, have placed Existentialism in the focus of philosophical…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Existentialism

  • Introduction to the New Existentialism

    1st Edition

    By Colin Wilson

    Colin Wilson revitalised existentialism with a completely new approach to the philosophy. The six volumes of his ‘Outsider’ series created an existentialism that is not paralysed by its own nihilism. This book, first published in 1966, is a clear summary of the ideas of the ‘Outsider’ cycle, and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Existentialism

  • Ontological Politics in a Disposable World

    The New Mastery of Nature, 1st Edition

    By Luigi Pellizzoni

    This book explores the intertwining of politics and ontology, shedding light on the ways in which, as our ability to investigate, regulate, appropriate, ’enhance’ and destroy material reality have developed, so new social scientific accounts of nature and our relationship with it have emerged,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge

  • What We Ought and What We Can

    1st Edition

    By Alex King

    Are we able to do everything we ought to do? According to the important but controversial Ought Implies Can principle, the answer is yes. In this book Alex King sheds some much-needed light on this principle. She argues that it is flawed because we are obligated to perform some actions that we…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Texting, Suicide, and the Law

    The case against punishing Michelle Carter, 1st Edition

    By Mark Tunick

    In 2014, Conrad Roy committed suicide following encouragement from his long-distance girlfriend, Michelle Carter, in what has become known as the Texting Suicide case. The case has attracted much attention, largely focusing on the First Amendment free speech issue. This book takes the view that the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge

  • Critical Theories and the Budapest School

    Politics, Culture, Modernity, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Rundell, Jonathan Pickle

    Critical Theories and the Budapest School brings together new perspectives on the Budapest School in the context of contemporary developments in critical theory. Engaging with the work of the prominent group of figures associated with Georg Lukács, this book sheds new light on the unique and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • The Intellectual Origins of Modernity

    1st Edition

    By David Ohana

    The Intellectual Origins of Modernity explores the long and winding road of modernity from Rousseau to Foucault and its roots, which are not to be found in a desire for enlightenment or in the idea of progress but in the Promethean passion of Western humankind. Modernity is the Promethean passion,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Benedetto Croce

    Collected Works, 1st Edition

    By Various

    Originally published between 1921 and 1950 the volumes in this collection showcase many of the most important philosophical, political and literary works of Benedetto Croce. The volumes Discuss key political, philosophical and aesthetic issues such as freedom and historical judgment Reveal…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27
    Routledge
    Collected Works

  • Politics and Morals

    1st Edition

    By Benedetto Croce

    Originally published in 1946, this book reveals Croce’s dynamic conception of liberty, liberalism and the relation of individual morality to the State. The State which he discusses is more than a national government; it is a historical conception which takes in all ‘states’ - local and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27
    Routledge
    Collected Works

  • Practical Justice: Principles, Practice and Social Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Aggleton, Alex Broom, Jeremy Moss

    This volume engages with questions of justice and equality, and how these can be achieved in modern society. It explores how theory and research can inform policy and practice to bring about real change in people’s lives, helping readers understand and interrogate patterns and causes of inequality,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26
    Routledge

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