Philosophy: new acquisitions December 2016 – January 2017

By Mary Fisk|January 31, 2017|Philosophy, Religions|0 comments

This is a selection of titles received by SOAS Library for the Philosophy collections during December 2016 and January 2017.

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Full history: on the meaningfulness of shared action / by Steven G. Smith –

Religion, philosophy and knowledge / Gregory W. Dawes –

Antonio Gramsci and the question of religion: ideology, ethics, and hegemony / Bruce Grelle –

Speculation, heresy, and gnosis in contemporary philosophy of religion: the enigmatic absolute / [edited by] Joshua Ramey and Matthew S. Haar Farris –

Islamic philosophy and the ethics of belief / Anthony Robert Booth –

Philosophy in the Islamic world / Peter Adamson –

The story of reason in Islam / Sari Nusseibeh –

Spheres. Vol. 1, Bubbles, microspherology / Peter Sloterdijk ; translated by Wieland Hoban –

Globes : macrospherology / Peter Sloterdijk ; translated by Wieland Hoban –

Spheres. Volume 3, Foams: plural spherology / Peter Sloterdijki ; translated by Wieland Hoban -.

Disparities / Slavoj Žižek. –

Rethinking the concept of the grotesque: Crashaw, Baudelaire, Magritte / Shun-Liang Chao –

Judaism: a contemporary philosophical investigation / Lenn Goodman –

The ways of Byzantine philosophy / edited by Mikonja Knez̆ević –


The shorter Routledge encyclopedia of philosophy / edited by Edward Craig –

Religion, philosophy and knowledge [electronic resource]. / Gregory W. Dawes –

Ethics in the conflicts of modernity: an essay on desire, practical reasoning, and narrative / Alasdair MacIntyre –

An introductory dictionary of Lacanian psychoanalysis / Dylan Evans –

Gramsci’s common sense: inequality and its narratives / Kate Crehan –

Entanglements: or transmedial thinking about capture / Rey Chow –

The Bloomsbury companion to political philosophy / edited by Andrew Fiala –

The ethics of theory: philosophy, history, and literature / by Robert Doran. –

Disputers of the Tao: philosophical argument in ancient China / A. C. Graham. –

Readings in classical Chinese philosophy / edited by Philip J. Ivanhoe and Bryan W. Van Norden –

Dao companion to the philosophy of Han Fei / Paul R. Goldin, editor –


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