Philosophy of science

    Domesticity in the Making of Modern Science

    Hardback £59.16

    The history of the modern sciences has long overlooked the significance of domesticity as a physical, social, and symbolic force in the shaping of knowledge production.

    Cambridge Philosophy Classics

    By Imre Lakatos

    Paperback £14.38

    Imre Lakatos's influential and enduring work on the nature of mathematic discovery and development continues to be relevant to philosophers of mathematics. Including a specially commissioned preface written by Paolo Mancosu, and presented in a fresh twenty-first-century series livery, it is now available for a new generation of readers.

    Ecology of Law: Toward a Legal System in Tune with Nature an

    Hardback Save £6.54 = £15.96

    At the root of many of the environmental, economic, and social crises we face today is a legal system based on an outdated and ultimately destructive worldview. In this groundbreaking book, bestselling author, physicist, and systems theorist Fritjof Capra and distinguished legal scholar Ugo Mattei show how, by incorporating concepts...

    Ockham's Razors

    By Elliott Sober

    Paperback Save £1.84 = £19.15

    The theory of Ockham's razor has a history dating back to Aristotle. In this book Elliott Sober presents a clear and multidimensional study of the various different incarnations of the theory including their history, the role which they play in several different sciences, and their importance to philosophical argumentation.

    Prisoner's Dilemma

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    This volume of new essays examines and explores the ramifications of the Prisoner's Dilemma, one of the most debated thought experiments in philosophy and the social sciences. It is a vital and accessible resource for students and scholars in philosophy, game theory, economics, and the social and political sciences.

    Philosophy of Physics

    By Tim Maudlin

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    This concise book introduces nonphysicists to the core philosophical issues surrounding the nature and structure of space and time, and is also an ideal resource for physicists interested in the conceptual foundations of space-time theory. Tim Maudlin's broad historical overview examines Aristotelian and Newtonian accounts of space and time, and...

    Earth

    By Alain Krivine

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    Environmental Ethics

    By Marion Hourdequin

    Paperback Save £2.14 = £20.85

    "Environmental Ethics offers an up-to-date and balanced overview of environmental ethics, focusing on theory and practice. Written in clear and engaging prose, the book provides an historical perspective on the relationship between humans and nature and explores the limitations and possibilities of classical ethical theories in relation to the environment....

    After Physics

    By David Z. Albert

    Hardback Save £4.78 = £24.17

    Here the philosopher and physicist David Z Albert argues, among other things, that the difference between past and future can be understood as a mechanical phenomenon of nature and that quantum mechanics makes it impossible to present the entirety of what can be said about the world as a narrative...

    From Modernity to Cosmodernity

    By Basarab Nicolescu

    Paperback £13.56

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