Philosophy & Religion

Combining the strengths of the Springer and Palgrave Macmillan brands, this year’s Springer Nature Philosophy & Religion Collection is better than ever! Well known authors in the Collection include Anthony Steinbock, Vincent Hendricks, Julian Nida-Rümelin, Mark Chapman, and Shaun Gallagher. 

Topical issues addressed are gun use in civil society; Japanese philosophy; philosophy and cognitive science; phenomenology and anxiety; and the ethics of killing. In addition to a superb range of monographs and contributed volumes, the Collection includes a number of textbooks, carefully crafted for student use. With over 300 titles to choose from, every scholar and student is certain to find books in their field that they will want to download and read.

321 Titles in the Collection

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Top cited eBooks 2021


The Philosophy & Religion collection offers a rich mix of book types for all user groups: students, faculty, researchers, and professionals. Making it an unparalleled resource to excel research and learning. All books are available without DRM, making them accessible simultaneously by an unlimited number of users.

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