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Medieval Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide

by Sharon M. Kaye

Why do good things happen to bad people? Can we prove whether God exists? What is the difference between right and wrong? Medieval Philosophers were centrally concerned with such questions: questions which are...


Fanon For Beginners

by Deborah Baker Wyrick

Philosopher, psychoanalyst, politician, propagandist, prophet...although difficult to categorize, Frantz Fanon (1925–1961) is one of the most important thinkers of the 20th century and one of our most powerful...


The Lagoon: How Aristotle Invented Science

by Armand Marie Leroi

A brilliant study of Aristotle as biologist

The philosophical classics of Aristotle loom large over the history of Western thought, but the subject he most loved was biology. He wrote vast volumes about animals....


The Bloomsbury Companion to Leibniz

by Brandon C. Look

The Bloomsbury Companion to Leibniz presents a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the life, thought and work of one of the great polymaths of the modern world, G.W. Leibniz.

This guide enriches the...


A Godsend

by J. M. Dragunas

Join in the adventures of Cross as he travels through an untamed world. A world where nature has grown out of control and has reached its full, lethal, potential. A world whose only remaining humans are sacrificing...


Nothingness and the Meaning of Life: Philosophical Approaches to Ultimate Meaning Through Nothing and Reflexivity

by Nicholas Waghorn

What is the meaning of life? Does anything really matter? In the past few decades these questions, perennially associated with philosophy in the popular consciousness, have rightly retaken their place as central...


Zizek: A Guide for the Perplexed

by Sean Sheehan

One of the most widely-read thinkers writing today, Slavoj �i�ek's work can be both thrilling and perplexing in equal measure. �i�ek: A Guide for the Perplexed is the most up-to-date guide available...


The Guattari Effect

by Eric Alliez & Andrew Goffey

The Guattari Effect brings together internationally renowned experts on the work of the French psychoanalyst, philosopher and political activist F�lix Guattari with philosophers, psychoanalysts, sociologists,...


Reading Ranciere: Critical Dissensus

by Paul Bowman & Richard Stamp

Over the past 40 years, Jacques Ranci�re's work has defined itself through a remarkable set of philosophical differences in relation to other key figures working in the fields of politics, philosophy and aesthetics....


Melancholy and the Archive: Trauma, History and Memory in the Contemporary Novel

by Jonathan Boulter

Melancholy and the Archive examines how trauma, history and memory are represented in key works of major contemporary writers such as David Mitchell, Paul Auster, Haruki Murakami and Jose Saramago. The book...


Stoic Ethics: Epictetus and Happiness as Freedom

by William O. Stephens

Soon after Aristotle's death, several schools of ancient philosophy arose, each addressing the practical question of how to live a good, happy life. The two biggest rivals, Stoicism and Epicureanism, came to...


Interrogating the Real

by Slavoj Žižek, Rex Butler & Scott Stephens

Interrogating the Real is the first volume of the collected writings of Slavoj �i�ek - undoubtedly one of the world's leading contemporary cultural commentators, and one of the most inspiring, provocative...


Guattari's Diagrammatic Thought: Writing Between Lacan and Deleuze

by Janell Watson

F�lix Guattari was a French political militant, practicing psychoanalyst and international public intellectual. He is best known for his work with the philosopher Gilles Deleuze on the two-volume Capitalism...


Deleuze and the Diagram: Aesthetic Threads in Visual Organization

by Jakub Zdebik

Deleuze and the Diagram charts Deleuze's corpus according to aesthetic concepts such as the map, the sketch and the drawing to bring out a comprehensive concept of the diagram. In his interrogation of Deleuze's...


Jacques Ranciere: An Introduction: An Introduction

by Joseph J. Tanke

Jacques Ranci�re: An Introduction offers the first comprehensive introduction to the thought of one of today's most important and influential theorists. Joseph Tanke situates Ranci�re's distinctive approach...


The Philosopher's Song: The Poets' Influence on Plato

by Kevin M. Crotty

The Philosopher's Song explores the complex and fruitful relation between the great poets of Greek culture and Plato's invention of philosophy, especially as this bears on Plato's treatment of justice. The author...


The Nature of Thought: Volume II

by Brand Blanshard

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


What the Tortoise Taught Us: The Story of Philosophy

by Burton Porter

What the Tortoise Taught Us offers a lively, concise journey through western philosophy that explores the lives of major philosophers, their ideas, and how their thinking continues to influence our lives today....


Plato and Nietzsche: Their Philosophical Art

by Mark Anderson

It is commonly known that Nietzsche is one of Plato�s primary philosophical antagonists, yet there is no full-length treatment in English of their ideas in dialogue and debate.

Plato and Nietzsche is an advanced...


Plato and Nietzsche: Their Philosophical Art

by Mark Anderson

It is commonly known that Nietzsche is one of Plato's primary philosophical antagonists, yet there is no full-length treatment in English of their ideas in dialogue and debate.

Plato and Nietzsche is an advanced...