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  1. Critical Realism: An Introduction to Roy Bhaskar's Philosophy.Andrew Collier - 1994 - Verso.
    This book expounds the transcendental realist theory of science and critical naturalist social philosophy that have been developed by Bhaskar and are used by many contemporary social scientists. It defends Bhaskar's view that the possibility and necessity of experiment show that reality is structured and stratified, his use of this idea to develop a non-reductive explanatory account of human sciences, and his notion that to explain social structures can sometimes be to criticize them. After a discussion of the uses of (...)
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  2. Critical Realism.Andrew Collier - 1990 - International Studies in Philosophy 20 (2):120-122.
    A review article on two books by Roy Bhaskar: Reclaiming Reality: A Critical Introduction to Contemporary Philosophy (London: Verso, 1989), & The Possibility of Naturalism: A Philosophical Critique of the Human Sciences (2nd Edition, Harvester Wheatsheaf: London, 1989 see listings in IRPS No. 56). Bhaskar portrays critical realism as insisting on "the primacy of being over knowledge" & argues for the emancipatory consequences of this position. His philosophy distinguishes between intransitive & transitive domains & between open & closed systems, & (...)
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    Being and Worth.Andrew Collier - 1999 - Routledge.
    In Being and Worth Andrew Collier argues that beings both in the natural and human worlds have worth in themselves, whether we recognize it or not. He builds on recent work in critical realism to provide a reassessment of Spinoza's philosophy of mind and ethics. Conclusions are developed with particular reference to environmental ethics.
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    Scientific Realism and Socialist Thought.Andrew Collier - 1989 - Lynne Rienner Pub.
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    In Defence of Objectivity.Andrew Collier - 2003 - Routledge.
    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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  6. Teachers and Gangsters.Andrew Collier - 2020 - Journal of Critical Realism 19 (3):222-227.
    In this article, Andrew Collier explains why the ideas of revolutionary thinkers, such as Jesus, Marx and Nietzsche, often degrade into violent ‘gangsterism’ in the hands of revolutionary leaders,...
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    On Christian Belief: A Defence of a Cognitive Conception of Religious Belief in a Christian Context.Andrew Collier - 2003 - Routledge.
    On Christian Belief offers a defense of realism in the philosophy of religion. It argues that religious belief--with particular reference to Christian belief--unlike any other kind of belief, is cognitive; making claims about what is real, and open to rational discussion between believers and non-believers. The author begins by providing a critique of several views which either try to describe a faith without cognitive context, or to justify believing on non-cognitive grounds. He then discusses what sense can be made of (...)
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    Socialism and the Right to Property: Marx and Chesterton.Andrew Collier - 2020 - Journal of Critical Realism 19 (3):228-234.
    In this article, Andrew Collier critiques the method, but not the aim, of Rerum Novarum, the Catholic argument against socialism, as interpreted by G.K. Chesterton. He holds that Rerum Novarum may...
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    In Defence of Objectivity.Andrew Collier - 2003 - Routledge.
    This volume addresses the interlocking themes of realism, objectivity, existentialism and politics, based on critical realism. However, it moves beyond the purely scientific orientation of earlier contributions to this philosophy, to further develop the themes.The title essay defends objectivity in science, everyday knowledge, and ethics, and examines both subjective idealism and existentialist critiques of objectivity. The other essays examine some of the same themes but from different angles, keeping the politics of the issues at the forefront.
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  10. On Christian Belief.Andrew Collier - 2004 - Ars Disputandi 4.
     
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  11. Stratified Explanation and Marx's Conception of History.Andrew Collier - 1998 - In Margaret Scotford Archer (ed.), Critical Realism: Essential Readings. Routledge. pp. 258--281.
     
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    Christianity and Marxism: A Philosophical Contribution to Their Reconciliation.Andrew Collier - 2007 - Routledge.
    Andrew Collier analyses recent cooperation between Christianity and Marxism after earlier years of antagonism. He first discusses the nature of Christianity and Marxism and their place amongst contemporary world views, before looking at areas of apparent conflict and possible reconciliation. This groundbreaking work will be of interest to those involved in philosophy, theology, politics and Marxism.
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  13. Explanation and Emancipation.Andrew Collier - 1998 - In Margaret Scotford Archer (ed.), Critical Realism: Essential Readings. Routledge. pp. 444--472.
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  14. Marx and Conservatism.Andrew Collier - 2009 - In Andrew Chitty & Martin McIvor (eds.), Karl Marx and Contemporary Philosophy. Palgrave-Macmillan. pp. 94.
     
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  15. On the Production of Moral Ideology.Andrew Collier - 1974 - Radical Philosophy 9:5-15.
     
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  16. Scientific Socialism and the Question of Socialist Values.Andrew Collier - 1981 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy, Supplementary Volume 7:121.
     
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  17. Truth and Practice.Andrew Collier - 1973 - Radical Philosophy 5:9-16.
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    Defending Objectivity: Essays in Honour of Andrew Collier.Andrew Collier, Margaret Scotford Archer & William Outhwaite (eds.) - 2004 - Routledge.
    Andrew Collier is the boldest defender of objectivity - in science, knowledge, thought, action, politics, morality and religion. In this tribute and acknowledgement of the influence his work has had on a wide readership, his colleagues show that they have been stimulated by his thinking and offer challenging responses. This wide-ranging book covers key areas with which defenders of objectivity often have to engage. Sections are devoted to the following: 'objectivity of value', 'objectivity and everyday knowledge', 'objectivity in political economy', (...)
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    Power1.5 and the Weakness of Liberalism.Andrew Collier - 2007 - Journal of Critical Realism 6 (1):111-116.
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    R. D. Laing the Philosophy and Politics of Psychotherapy.Andrew Collier - 1977 - Pantheon.
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    Socialist Reasoning an Inquiry in the Political Philosophy of Scientific Socialism.Andrew Collier - 1990
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    "The Materiality of Morals: Mind, Body and Interest in Spinoza's" Ethics".Andrew Collier - 1991 - Studia Spinozana: An International and Interdisciplinary Series 7:69-93.
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    Three Essays Against Nietzsche.Andrew Collier - 2011 - Journal of Critical Realism 10 (2):219-242.
    These essays defend Christian, socialist and realist positions against Nietzsche’s critiques. Each essay addresses a problem in Nietzsche’s work. The first deals with perspectivism. On his view, the idea of objectivity disappears, becoming no more than simply a multiplicity of perspectives. The essay shows how Nietzsche’s approach to knowledge commits the epistemic fallacy, i.e. evades questions about truth by collapsing them into questions about knowing. The second essay addresses Nietzsche’s moral psychology in which there is no being behind doing, no (...)
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  24. Dialectic. [REVIEW]Andrew Collier - 1995 - Radical Philosophy 69.
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  25. In Defence of Epistemology.Andrew Collier - 1978 - Radical Philosophy 20:8.
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  26. Mind, Reality and Politics.Andrew Collier - 1998 - Radical Philosophy 88.
     
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  27. The Power of Negative Thinking.Andrew Collier - 1998 - In Margaret Scotford Archer (ed.), Critical Realism: Essential Readings. Routledge.
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    Power and the Weakness Of Liberalism.Andrew Collier - 2007 - Journal of Critical Realism 6 (1):111-116.
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    Scientific Socialism and The Question of Socialist Values.Andrew Collier - 1981 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 11 (sup1):121-154.
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    Values and Ontology: An Interview with Andrew Collier, Part.Gideon Calder & Andrew Collier - 2009 - Journal of Critical Realism 8 (1):63-90.
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    Positive Values.Brenda Cohen & Andrew Collier - 1983 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 57 (1):17 - 54.
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  32. Freedom as the Efficacy of Knowledge.Andrew Collier - 1977 - Radical Philosophy 18:16.
     
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  33. Letters: Response to Archard; Response to Elliott.Andrew Collier, David Archard & Andrew Coates - 1991 - Radical Philosophy 58.
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  34. Milton Fisk, Marxism and Ethics.Andrew Collier - 1984 - Radical Philosophy 36:20.
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  35. Marxism Recycled. [REVIEW]Andrew Collier - 1995 - Radical Philosophy 71.
     
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  36. Part of Nature: Self-Knowledge in Spinoza ‘s Ethics. [REVIEW]Andrew Collier - 1995 - Radical Philosophy 74.
     
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  37. Reply to Suchting on Bhaskar.Andrew Collier - 1993 - Radical Philosophy 63.
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  38. Spinoza and Politics; Spinoza, Liberalism, and the Question of Jewish Identity. [REVIEW]Andrew Collier - 1999 - Radical Philosophy 98.
     
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  39. The Inorganic Body and the Ambiguity of Freedom.Andrew Collier - 1991 - Radical Philosophy 57:3-9.
     
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  40. Unhewn Demonstrations.Andrew Collier - 1997 - Radical Philosophy 81:22-26.
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  41. What on Earth is to Be Done? [REVIEW]Andrew Collier - 1996 - Radical Philosophy 80.
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  42. Conference Report: ‘Affectivity’, British Society for Phenomenology Conference,British Society for Phenomenology Conference, 3–5 April 1998, Oxford; John Macmurray 6–9 April 1998, Aberdeen. [REVIEW]Robin Durie & Andrew Collier - 1998 - Radical Philosophy 91.
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    Philosophy and Politics: An Interview with Andrew Collier, Part.Andrew Collier & Gideon Calder - 2008 - Journal of Critical Realism 7 (2):276-296.
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  44. Value, Rationality and the Environment.Andrew Collier - 1994 - Radical Philosophy 66:3-9.
     
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    The Soul and Roy Bhaskar's Thought.Andrew Collier - 2001 - Alethia 4 (2).
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    A Study of Spinoza's Ethics.Andrew Collier - 1985 - Philosophical Books 26 (4):212-214.
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    Power1.5 and the Weakness of Liberalism.Andrew Collier - 2007 - Journal of Critical Realism 6 (1):111-116.
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    Populist Democracy: A Defence.Andrew Collier - 1994 - Philosophical Books 35 (1):67-68.
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    Response to Geoffrey Hodgson.Andrew Collier - 2003 - Journal of Critical Realism 2 (2).
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    Notes on James Daly's Review of Christianity and Marxism.Andrew Collier - 2002 - Journal of Critical Realism 1 (1):143-146.
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