The Routledge Companion to Twentieth-Century Philosophy

The Routledge Companion to Twentieth-Century Philosophy

by Taylor and Francis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415299365

ISBN-13: 9780415299367

Pub. Date: 07/26/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Routledge Companion to Twentieth Century Philosophy is an authoritative survey and assessment of the major figures, themes, and movements in twentieth-century philosophy. Featuring twenty-two chapters written by leading international scholars, this outstanding collection is divided into five clear parts and presents a comprehensive picture of the period for the

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The Routledge Companion to Twentieth Century Philosophy is an authoritative survey and assessment of the major figures, themes, and movements in twentieth-century philosophy. Featuring twenty-two chapters written by leading international scholars, this outstanding collection is divided into five clear parts and presents a comprehensive picture of the period for the first time: Major Themes and Movements, Logic, Language, Knowledge and Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Psychology and Science, Phenomenology, Hermeneutics, Existentialism, and Critical Theory, Politics, Ethics, Aesthetics.

The Routledge Companion to Twentieth Century Philosophy is essential reading for students of philosophy, and for anyone interested in the development of philosophy over the last one hundred years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415299367
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/26/2008
Series:
Routledge Philosophy Companions Series
Pages:
1040
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.70(h) x 2.50(d)

Table of Contents


Notes on Contributors     ix
Preface and Acknowledgments     xiv
Introduction: towards an assessment of twentieth-century philosophy   Dermot Moran     1
Major themes and movements     41
The birth of analytic philosophy   Michael Potter     43
The development of analytic philosophy: Wittgenstein and after   Hans-Johann Glock     76
Hegelianism in the twentieth century   Terry Pinkard     118
Kant in the twentieth century   Robert Hanna     149
American philosophy in the twentieth century   James R. O'Shea     204
Naturalism   Geert Keil     254
Feminism in philosophy   Andrea Nye     308
Logic, language, knowledge, and metaphysics     345
Philosophical logic   R. M. Sainsbury     347
Philosophy of language   Jason Stanley     382
Metaphysics   E. J. Lowe     438
Epistemology in the twentieth century   Matthias Steup     469
Philosophy of mind, psychology, and science     523
Philosophy of mind   Sarah Patterson     525
Philosophy of psychology   Kelby Mason   ChandraSekhar Sripada   Stephen Stich     583
Philosophy of science   Stathis Psillos     618
Phenomenology, hermeneutics, existentialism, and Critical Theory     659
Phenomenology   Dan Zahavi     661
Twentieth-century hermeneutics   Nicholas Davey     693
German philosophy (Heidegger, Gadamer, Apel)   Karl-Otto Apel     736
Critical Theory   Axel Honneth     784
French philosophy in the twentieth century   Gary Gutting     814
Politics, ethics, and aesthetics     849
Twentieth-century moral philosophy   Rowland Stout     851
Twentieth-century political philosophy   Matt Matravers     883
Twentieth-century aesthetics   Paul Guyer     913
Glossary     966
Index     997

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