The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Philosophy

Frank Jackson, Michael Smith

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The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Philosophy is the definitive guide to what is happening in the lively and fascinating subject of contemporary philosophy. More than thirty distinguished scholars contribute incisive and up-to-date critical surveys of the principal areas of research into this subject. The coverage is broad, with sections devoted to moral philosophy, social and political philosophy, philosophy of mind and action, philosophy of language, metaphysics, epistemology, and philosophy of the sciences.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherOxford University Press, USA
Number of pages920
ISBN (Electronic)9780191577109
ISBN (Print)9780199234769
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes


  • Epistemology
  • Metaphysics
  • Moral philosophy
  • Philosophy of language
  • Philosophy of mind and action
  • Philosophy of the sciences
  • Social and political philosophy

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