English Philosophy Since 1900
Language: en
Pages: 126
Authors: Geoffrey James Warnock
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Praeger

This book briefly outlines the evolution of general philosophical ideas since 1900, emphasizing how the concept of philosophy itself has changed.
Idea of Continental Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Simon Glendinning
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-12 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

The idea of Continental Philosophy has never been properly explained in philosophical terms. In this short and engaging book Simon Glendinning attempts finally to succeed where others have failed--although not by giving an account of its internal unity but by showing instead why no such account can be given. Providing
The Cultural Politics of Analytic Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Thomas L. Akehurst
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-20 - Publisher: A&C Black

The Cultural Politics of Analytic Philosophy examines three generations of analytic philosophers, who between them founded the modern discipline of analytic philosophy in Britain. The book explores how philosophers such as Bertrand Russell, A.J. Ayer, Gilbert Ryle and Isaiah Berlin believed in a link between German aggression in the twentieth
A Hundred Years of English Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: N. Milkov
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This investigation is a historical review of twentieth-century analytical philosophy in England. In seven chapters, the intellectual development of its most prominent representatives - Moore, Russell, Wittgenstein, Ryle, Austin, Strawson, Dummett - is traced. The book offers synopses of the main philosophical texts of these seven philosophers. It will serve
100 years of European Philosophy Since the Great War
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Matthew Sharpe, Rory Jeffs, Jack Reynolds
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-14 - Publisher: Springer

This book is a collection of specifically commissioned articles on the key continental European philosophical movements since 1914. It shows how each of these bodies of thought has been shaped by their responses to the horrors set in train by World War I, and considers whether we are yet ‘post-post-war’.