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  • Tractatus Politico-Philosophicus

    New Directions for the Future Development of Humankind

    By W. Julian Korab-Karpowicz

    "The purpose of the evolution of life is its fullness and perfection. Human evolution is a journey to ever greater freedom, and moral and intellectual perfection." "Our time is the age of postmodernity and the clash of epochs. But a new age of humanity is rising. It is evolutionity or the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-05 
    Routledge

  • Wittgenstein and Scientism

    Edited by Jonathan Beale, Ian James Kidd

    Wittgenstein criticized prevailing attitudes towards the sciences, accusing science of 'sending us to sleep'. This volume is the first study of Wittgenstein’s scientism - a theme in his work that is both clearly central to his thought yet strikingly neglected by the existing literature.…

    Hardback – 2017-05-19 
    Routledge

  • Wittgenstein and Merleau-Ponty

    Edited by Komarine Romdenh-Romluc

    Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Ludwig Wittgenstein are two of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century, yet their work is generally regarded as standing in contrast to one another. However, as this outstanding collection demonstrates they both reject a Cartesian picture of the mind and…

    Hardback – 2017-04-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • Analytic Philosophy

    An Interpretive History

    Edited by Aaron Preston

    Analytic Philosophy: An Interpretive History explores the ways interpretation (of key figures, factions, texts, etc.) shaped the analytic tradition, from Frege to Dummet. It offers readers 17 chapters, written especially for this volume by an international cast of leading scholars. Some chapters…

    Paperback – 2017-02-22
    Routledge

  • Wittgenstein on Sensation and Perception

    By Michael Hymers

    This book offers two novel claims about Wittgenstein’s views and methods on perception as explored in the Philosophical Investigations. The first is an interpretive claim about Wittgenstein: that his views on sensation and perception, including his critique of private language, have their roots in…

    Hardback – 2017-01-23
    Routledge
    Wittgenstein's Thought and Legacy

  • On Sport and the Philosophy of Sport

    A Wittgensteinian Approach

    By Graham McFee

    What is the ‘philosophy of sport’? What does one do to count as a practitioner in the philosophy of sport? What conception of philosophy underpins the answer to those questions? In this important new book, leading sport philosopher Graham McFee draws on a lifetime’s philosophical inquiry to…

    Paperback – 2016-12-22
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Reason, Truth and God

    By J. Renford Bambrough

    Dealing with theological affirmations and philosophical reactions to them, this concise book presents insightful applications of modern general philosophy to religion. Originally published in 1969, the book investigates epistemological thinking first before turning to notions of assertion, belief,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

  • Consciousness and the Great Philosophers

    What would they have said about our mind-body problem?

    Edited by Stephen Leach, James Tartaglia

    Consciousness and the Great Philosophers addresses the question of how the great philosophers of the past might have reacted to the contemporary problem of consciousness. Each of the thirty-two chapters within this edited collection focuses on a major philosophical figure from the history of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-12
    Routledge

  • Philosophy and Educational Foundations

    By Allen Brent

    What models in the social sciences underlie existing or proposed patterns of educational practice? What theories of knowledge inform such models and thus arguably sanction such practice? In this book, first published in 1983, the author seeks some tentative answers. Wittgenstein’s understanding of…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Education

  • The Textual Genesis of Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations

    Edited by Nuno Venturinha

    Sixty years after its first edition, there is an increasing consensus among scholars that the work posthumously published as Philosophical Investigations represents something that is far from a complete picture of Wittgenstein’s second book project. G.H. von Wright’s seminal research on the…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value

    By Chon Tejedor

    This book advances a reading of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus that moves beyond the main interpretative options of the New Wittgenstein debate. It covers Wittgenstein’s approach to language and logic, as well as other areas unduly neglected in the literature, such as his treatment of metaphysics, the…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Investigating Psychology

    Sciences of the Mind After Wittgenstein

    By John Hyman

    Originally published in 1991, the essays in this volume are written by philosophers who were convinced that Wittgenstein’s investigations in philosophical psychology were of direct relevance to current experimental psychology at the time. Rather than reflecting on the nature of psychological theory…

    Hardback – 2016-07-20
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

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