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Developing the Virtues: Integrating Perspectives
Julia Annas, Darcia Narvaez, and Nancy E. Snow (Eds.)
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
328 pages, ISBN: 0190271469 (hbk); $74.00

The Shape of Thought: How Mental Adaptations Evolve
H. Clark Barrett
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
416 pages, ISBN: 0199348316 (pbk); 29.95

The Origins of Fairness: How Evolution Explains Our Moral Nature
Nicolas Baumard
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
272 pages, ISBN: 0190210222 (hbk); $74.00

Metapsychology of the Creative Process
Jason W. Brown
Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic, 2017
200 pages, ISBN: 184540923X (pbk); $29.90

Panpsychism: Contemporary Perspectives
Godehard Brüntrup and Ludwig Jaskolla (Eds.)
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
424 pages, ISBN: 0199359946 (hbk); $74.00

A Passion for Specificity: Confronting Inner Experience in Literature and Science
Marco Caracciolo & Russell Hurlburt
Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 2016
305 pages, ISBN: 0814213200 (hbk); $93.95

Phenomenology of Illness
Havi Carel
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
272 pages, ISBH: 0199669651 (hbk); $50.00

Creating Language: Integrating Evolution, Acquisition, and Processing
Morten H. Christiansen & Nick Chater
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2016
344 pages, ISBN: 026203431X (hbk); $40.00

Living By Numbers: In Defence of Quantity
Steven Connor
London: Reaktion Books, 2016
256 pages, ISBN: 1780236468 (hbk); $25.00

Sensory Binding: On Synaesthesia & Related Phenomena
Ophelia Deroy (Ed.)
New York: Oxford University Press, 2017
288 pages, ISBN: 0199688281 (hbk); $65.00

Human Evolution: Our Brains and Behavior
Robin Dunbar
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
432 pages, ISBN: 0190616784 (hbk); $28.00

Embodiment, Enaction, and Culture: Investigating the Constitution of the Shared World
Christoph Durt, Thomas Fuchs, & Christian Tewes (Eds.)
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017
456 pages, ISBN: 0262035553 (hbk); $55.00

The Pragmatic Turn: Toward Action-Oriented Views in Cognitive Science
Andreas K. Engel, Karl J. Friston, & Danica Kragic (Eds.)
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2016
432 pages, ISBN: 0262034328 (hbk); $49.00

The Social Turn in Moral Psychology
Mark Fedyk
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017
256 pages, ISBN: 0262035561 (hbk); $40.00

The Ancient Origins of Consciousness: How the Brain Created Experience
Todd E. Feinberg & Jon M. Mallatt
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2016
392 pages, ISBN: 0262034336 (hbk); $35.00

Questions of Character
Iskra Fileva (Ed.)
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
488 pages, ISBN: 0199357714 (hbk); $35.00

The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility
Owen Flanagan
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016
376 pages, ISBN: 0190212152 (hbk); $40.00

The Neuropsychology of the Unconscious: Integrating Brain and Mind in Psychotherapy
Efrat Ginot
New York: Norton, 2016
336 pages, ISBN: 0393709019 (hbk); $37.50

The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy
Stuart Glennan & Phyllis Illari (Eds.)
London: Routledge, 2017
492 pages, ISBN: 1138841692 (hbk); $220.00

Consciousness and Fundamental Reality
Philip Goff
New York: Oxford University Press, 2017
304 pages, ISBN: 0190677015 (hbk); $74.00

Disorientation and Moral Life
Ami Harbin
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
256 pages, ISBN: 0190277408 (pbk); $29.95

Invisible Mind: Flexible Social Cognition and Dehumanization
Lasana T. Harris
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017
240 pages, ISBN: 0262035960 (hbk); $39.20

Minding the Weather: How Expert Forecasters Think
R. Hoffman, D. LaDue, H. M. Mogil, P. Roebber, & J. G. Trafton
Cambridge: MIT Press, 2017
488 pages, ISBN: 0262036061 (hbk); $54.98

Identity: The Necessity of a Modern Idea
Gerald Izenberg
Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016
552 pages, ISBN: 0812248082 (hbk); $59.95

Death, Anxiety, and Religious Belief: An Existential Psychology of Religion
Jonathan Jong and Jamin Halberstadt
New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016
248 pages, ISBN: 1472571622 (hbk); $114.00

The Nature of Desire
Federico Lauria & Julien A. Deonna (Eds.)
New York: Oxford University Press, 2017
360 pages, ISBN: 0199370966 (hbk); $74.00

Moral Brains: The Neuroscience of Morality
S. Matthew Liao
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
384 pages, ISBN: 0199357676 (pbk); $35.00

Self-Deception's Puzzles and Processes: A Return to a Sartrean View
Jason Kido Lopez
Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2016
174 pages, ISBN: 073917990X (hbk); $80.00

From Individual to Plural Agency, Vol. 1: Collective Action
Kirk Ludwig
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
320 pages, ISBN: 0198755627 (hbk); $85.00

Cognitive Unconscious and Human Rationality
Laura Macchi, Maria Bagassi, & Riccardo Viale (Eds.)
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2016
408 pages, ISBN: 0262034085 (hbk); $54.00

The Enigma of Reason
Hugo Mercier & Dan Sperber
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2017
408 pages, ISBN: 0674368304 (hbk); $29.95

Language and Cognitive Structures of Emotion
Prakash Mondal
London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
182 pages, ISBN: 3319336894 (hbk); $99.99

Advances in Experimental Philosophy and Philosophical Methodology
Jennifer Nado & James R. Beebe (Eds.)
New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016
192 pages, ISBN: 1474223214 (hbk); $112.00

Neurobiology and the Development of Human Morality: Evolution, Culture, and Wisdom
Darcia Narvaez
New York: Norton, 2016
456 pages, ISBN: 0393706559 (hbk); $39.95

Neuro-Philosophy and the Healthy Mind: Learning from the Unwell Brain
Georg Northoff
New York: Norton, 2016
256 pages, ISBN: 0393709388 (pbk); $22.95

Melancholic Habits: Burton's "Anatomy" and the Mind Sciences
Jennifer Radden
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
336 pages, ISBN: 0199348197 (hbk); $45.00

Real Hallucinations: Psychiatric Illness, Intentionality, and the Interpersonal World
Matthew Ratcliffe
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017
304 pages, ISBN: 0262036711 (hbk); $39.98

Memory and the Self: Phenomenology, Science and Autobiography
Mark Rowlands
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
224 pages, ISBN: 0190241462 (hbk); $55.00

Moral Judgments as Educated Intuitions
Hanno Sauer
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017
328 pages, ISBN: 026203560X (hbk); $49.98

Behaving: What's Genetic, What's Not, and Why Should We Care?
Kenneth F. Schaffner
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
304 pages, ISBN: 0195171403 (hbk); $74.00

Free Will and Action Explanation: A Non-Causal, Compatibilist Account
Scott Sehon
New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
248 pages, ISBN: 0198758499 (hbk); $74.00

Insides and Outsides: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Animate Nature
Maxine Sheets-Johnstone
Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic, 2016
320 pages, ISBN: 1845409043 (pbk); $39.90

Moral Psychology Vol. 5: Virtue and Character
Walter Sinnott-Armstrong and Christian B. Miller (eds.)
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017
632 pages, ISBN: 0262533189 (pbk); $45.00

The Rationality Quotient
Keith Stanovich, Richard West, and Maggie Toplak (Eds.)
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2016
480 pages, ISBN: 0262034840 (hbk); $39.00

Cultural-Existential Psychology: The Role of Culture in Suffering and Threat
Daniel Sullivan
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016
314 pages, ISBN: 1107096863 (hbk); $110.00

Structuring Mind: The Nature of Attention and How It Shapes Consciousness
Sebastian Watzl
New York: Oxford University Press, 2017
352 pages, ISBN: 0199658420 (hbk); $70.00