Political Philosophy Products

  • Philosophy and the Human Paradox

    Essays on Reason, Truth and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Alan Montefiore

    Edited by Danielle Sands

    This book collects essays by Alan Montefiore on the role philosophy plays in the formation of the self, and how philosophical questions regarding the nature of reason, truth, and identity inform ethics and politics. It offers a comprehensive overview of Montefiore’s influential, non-dogmatic…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge

  • The Repugnant Conclusion

    A Philosophical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Cowie

    The Repugnant Conclusion is a controversial theorem about population size. It states that a sufficiently large population of lives that are barely worth living is better than a smaller population of high quality lives. This is highly counter-intuitive. It implies that we can improve the world by…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Injustice for All

    How Financial Incentives Corrupted and Can Fix the US Criminal Justice System, 1st Edition

    By Chris W Surprenant, Jason Brennan

    American criminal justice is a dysfunctional mess. Cops are too violent, the punishments are too punitive, and the so-called Land of the Free imprisons more people than any other country in the world. Understanding why means focusing on color—not only on black or white (which already has been…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

    54 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy (54 Volume set) presents titles, originally published between 1924 and 2003. Political theory has a long history and broad scope, this set draws together research from leading academics covering key themes such as: liberty and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Law, Obligation, Community

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Matthews, Scott Veitch

    Against an ever-expanding and diversifying ‘rights talk’, this book re-opens the question of obligation from not only legal but also ethical, sociological and political perspectives. Its premise is that obligation has a primacy ahead of rights, because rights attach to practices and modes of being…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Jurisprudence

  • Foucault's Politics of Philosophy

    Power, Law, and Subjectivity, 1st Edition

    By Sandro Chignola

    Oriented around the theme of a ‘politics of philosophy’, this book tracks the phases in which Foucault’s genealogy of power, law, and subjectivity was reorganized during the 14 years of his teaching at the College de France, as his focus shifted from sovereignty to governance. This theme, Sandro…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Critique in a Neoliberal Age

    1st Edition

    By Pauline Johnson

    Critique in a Neoliberal Age brings a critique of ideology to main debates within economic sociology, populism studies, the neoliberal university, therapy culture, contemporary intimacies and feminism. Over the last decades, neoliberalism has worked to lift social protections and political…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Between Deontology and Justice

    Chinese and Western Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Genyou Wu

    In China, political philosophy is still a comparatively new academic discipline. While there is no such phrase as “political philosophy” in ancient Chinese texts, there are elements within them that could be considered part of that field. Central questions of Chinese ancient political philosophy…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Chinese Philosophy

  • Global Justice in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hugo El Kholi, Jun-Hyeok Kwak

    As a fascinating study of global justice in Asia, this book presents a series of contributions reflecting upon the conditions of a greater involvement of East Asian traditions of thought in the debate on global justice. Including chapters on diverse issues such as global social inequalities, human…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Political Theories in East Asian Context

  • Understanding Space, Time and Causality

    Modern Physics and Ancient Indian Traditions, 1st Edition

    By B.V. Sreekantan, Sisir Roy

    This book examines issues related to the concepts of space, time and causality in the context of modern physics and ancient Indian traditions. It looks at the similarity and convergence of these concepts of modern physics with those discussed in ancient Indian wisdom. The volume brings the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge India

  • Justice and Egalitarianism

    Formal and Substantive Equality in Some Recent Theories of Justice, 1st Edition

    By Michael Quinn

    First published in 1991. This study is a critical survey of substantive egalitarian theories of justice, that is to say, various theories containing principles for the distribution of social resources which, it is argued, base themselves on a fundamental principle of equality. This title will be of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Gramsci's Politics

    1st Edition

    By Anne Showstack Sassoon

    First published in 1980. This book analyses Gramsci’s political theory and the consequences of his ideas for the theory of the state and of the political party. Using the new tools of analysis which have been developed in Italy the book presents Gramsci’s political theory as part of the attempt to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

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