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New and Published Books

  1. The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Imagination

    Edited by Amy Kind

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

    Imagination occupies a central place in philosophy, going back to Aristotle. However, following a period of relative neglect there has been an explosion of interest in imagination in the past two decades as philosophers examine the role of imagination in debates about the mind and cognition,...

    Published October 13th 2017 by Routledge

  2. Kant and the Reorientation of Aesthetics

    By Joseph J. Tinguely

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

    This book argues that the philosophical significance of Kant’s aesthetics lies not in its explicit account of beauty but in its implicit account of intentionality. Kant’s account is distinct in that feeling, affect, or mood must be operative within the way the mind receives the world. Moreover,...

    Published October 12th 2017 by Routledge

  3. Emotion, Imagination, and the Limits of Reason

    By Talia Morag

    The emotions pose many philosophical questions. We don't choose them; they come over us spontaneously. Sometimes emotions seem to get it wrong: we experience wrongdoing but do not feel anger, feel fear but recognise there is no danger. Yet often we expect emotions to be reasonable, intelligible and...

    Published October 12th 2017 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Handbook of Embodied Cognition

    Edited by Lawrence Shapiro

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

    Embodied cognition is one of the foremost areas of study and research in philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology and cognitive science. The Routledge Handbook of Embodied Cognition is an outstanding guide and reference source to the key topics and debates in this exciting subject and essential...

    Published October 12th 2017 by Routledge

  5. Imagination and the Imaginary

    By Kathleen Lennon

    The concept of the imaginary is pervasive within contemporary thought, yet can be a baffling and often controversial term. In Imagination and the Imaginary, Kathleen Lennon explores the links between imagination - regarded as the faculty of creating images or forms - and the imaginary, which links...

    Published October 12th 2017 by Routledge

  6. Wittgenstein and Perception

    Edited by Michael Campbell, Michael O'Sullivan

    Throughout his career, Wittgenstein was preoccupied with issues in the philosophy of perception. Despite this, little attention has been paid to this aspect of Wittgenstein's work. This volume redresses this lack, by bringing together an international group of leading philosophers to focus on...

    Published October 12th 2017 by Routledge

  7. Imagination and Social Perspectives

    Approaches from Phenomenology and Psychopathology

    Edited by Michela Summa, Thomas Fuchs, Luca Vanzago

    Series: Routledge Research in Phenomenology

    Our experience of other individuals as minded beings goes hand in hand with the awareness that they have a unique epistemic and emotional perspective on the experienced objects and situations. The same object can be seen from many different points of view, an event can awaken different emotional...

    Published October 9th 2017 by Routledge

  8. A Philosophy in Outline (Routledge Revivals)

    By E.S. Bennett

    First published in 1931, this book provides a brief overview of the essentials of philosophy. It aims to combat the notion of the inaccessibility of philosophy by providing an introduction to its history and what the author believes to a ‘minimum dose…of incontrovertible philosophical truth’. The...

    Published September 30th 2017 by Routledge

  9. Sensation of Movement

    Edited by Thor Grünbaum, Mark Schram Christensen

    Series: Current Issues in Consciousness Research

    Sensation of Movement explores the role of sensation in motor control, bodily self-recognition and sense of agency. The sensation of movement is dependent on a range of information received by the brain, from signalling in the peripheral sensory organs to the establishment of higher order goals....

    Published September 13th 2017 by Routledge

  10. Martin Buber and His Critics (Routledge Revivals)

    An Annotated Bibliography of Writings in English through 1978

    By Willard Moonan

    First published in 1981. Martin Buber has been acclaimed as one of the major philosophical and religious thinkers of the twentieth century with his influence and achievements spanning numerous fields — however in each of these areas his work has also been severely criticised and his influence...

    Published August 29th 2017 by Routledge