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New and Published Books

  1. The Philosophy of Curiosity

    By Ilhan Inan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    In this book, Ilhan Inan questions the classical definition of curiosity as a desire to know. Working in an area where epistemology and philosophy of language overlap, Inan forges a link between our ability to become aware of our ignorance and our linguistic aptitude to construct terms referring to...

    Published June 23rd 2017 by Routledge

  2. Philosophy for A Level

    Metaphysics of God and Metaphysics of Mind

    By Michael Lacewing

    Philosophy for A Level is an accessible textbook for the new 2017 AQA Philosophy syllabus. Structured closely around the AQA specification this textbook covers the two units, Metaphysics of God and Metaphysics of Mind, in an engaging and student-friendly way. With chapters on ‘How to do philosophy’...

    Published June 21st 2017 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Memory

    Edited by Sven Bernecker, Kourken Michaelian

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

    Memory occupies a fundamental place in philosophy, playing a central role not only in the history of philosophy but also in philosophy of mind, epistemology, and ethics. Yet the philosophy of memory has only recently emerged as an area of study and research in its own right. The Routledge Handbook...

    Published June 20th 2017 by Routledge

  4. Plant Minds

    A Philosophical Defense

    By Chauncey Maher

    Series: Routledge Focus on Philosophy

    The idea that plants have minds can sound improbable, but some widely respected contemporary scientists and philosophers find it plausible. It turns out to be rather tricky to vindicate the presumption that plants do not have minds, for doing so requires getting clear about what plants can do and...

    Published June 19th 2017 by Routledge

  5. The Second Person

    Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by Naomi Eilan

    The past few years have witnessed an exponentially growing body of work conducted under the ‘second person’ heading. This idea has been explored in various areas of philosophy (philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, ethics, epistemology), in developmental psychology, in psychiatry, and even in...

    Published June 16th 2017 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Library Editions: Free Will and Determinism

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Free Will and Determinism

    This set reissues a number of classic titles on free will and determinism. They approach the topic from a range of differing viewpoints, and in so doing, provide an excellent overview and in-depth analysis of this fundamental philosophical problem....

    Published June 6th 2017 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Temporal Experience

    Edited by Ian Phillips

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

    Experience is inescapably temporal. But how do we experience time? Temporal experience is a fundamental subject in philosophy – according to Husserl, the most important and difficult of all. Its puzzles and paradoxes were of critical interest from the Early Moderns through to the Post-Kantians...

    Published May 10th 2017 by Routledge

  8. Metapsychology for Contemporary Psychoanalysis

    Mind, World, and Self

    By Richard Sembera

    Metapsychology for Contemporary Psychoanalysis is a complete revision of the theoretical underpinnings of psychoanalysis and psychodynamic psychotherapy. It seeks to replace the traditional drive–defence model of Freudian tradition with an information processing model of the mind. This book argues...

    Published May 10th 2017 by Routledge

  9. Kant’s Inferentialism

    The Case Against Hume

    By David Landy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

    Kant’s Inferentialism draws on a wide range of sources to present a reading of Kant’s theory of mental representation as a direct response to the challenges issued by Hume in A Treatise of Human Nature. Kant rejects the conclusions that Hume draws on the grounds that these are predicated on Hume’s...

    Published April 27th 2017 by Routledge

  10. Wittgenstein and Merleau-Ponty

    Edited by Komarine Romdenh-Romluc

    Series: Routledge Research in Phenomenology

    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...

    Published April 17th 2017 by Routledge