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Selfhood and Otherness in Kierkegaard's Authorship: A Heterological Investigation

Stan, Leo.
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(2017)  | 9781498541336 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 248pp | Availability last checked: 4/10/2017
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This book investigates the polysemy of the category of otherness in SørenKierkegaard’s authorship as a whole. Leo Stan identifies, expands upon, anddiscusses the interconnections between four different senses of otherness: theother within the human self, the infinite alterity of God, the paradoxicalalterity...

Transparency in Postwar France: A Critical History of the Present

Geroulanos, Stefanos.
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(2017)  | 9781503604599 | Stanford University Press | pbk. | book | 520pp | Availability last checked: 17/10/2017
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This book returns to a time and place when the concept of transparency was metwith deep suspicion. It offers a panorama of postwar French thought whereattempts to show the perils of transparency in politics, ethics, and knowledgeled to major conceptual inventions, many of which we now take for granted.Between...

Ricoeurs personalist reblica.

DEWEER, Dries.
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(2017)  | 9781498552875 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 256pp | Availability last checked: 31/5/2017
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Moral and political convictions never stand alone. They are always connected toan underlying view of mankind. Liberalism, which currently predominates, isconnected to a focus on the free individual. Marxism thinks of man in terms ofclass struggle, determined by economic relationships. Halfway the twentiethcentury...

Charles Taylor's Doctrine of Strong Evaluation: Ethics and Ontology in a Scientific Age

Meijer, Michiel.
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(2017)  | 9781786604002 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 300pp | Availability last checked: 3/10/2017
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This book provides a comprehensive critical account of the philosophy of CharlesTaylor. The author engages with the secondary literature on Taylor's work andsuggests that some interpretations and criticisms have been based onmisunderstandings of the ontological dimension of strong evaluation, while...

Transparency in Postwar France: A Critical History of the Present

Geroulanos, Stefanos.
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(2017)  | 9780804799744 | Stanford University Press | hbk. | book | 496pp | Availability last checked: 17/10/2017
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This book returns to a time and place when the concept of transparency was metwith deep suspicion. It offers a panorama of postwar French thought whereattempts to show the perils of transparency in politics, ethics, and knowledgeled to major conceptual inventions, many of which we now take for granted.Between...

Deleuze on art : the problem of aesthetic constructions.

Jasper, Michael.
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(2017)  | 9781443879002 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 145pp | Availability last checked: 13/9/2017
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"This book examines the role of art in French philosopher Gilles Deleuze's (1925-1995) late writings. Can works of art produce not only visual and spatial effects, but also render ideas manifest? Can movement be treated in cinema so that it changes our relation to time? In what ways can sculpture help...

Queenly Philosophers: Renaissance Women Aristocrats as Platonic Guardians

Duran, Jane.
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(2017)  | 9781498541367 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 294pp | Availability last checked: 3/10/2017
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Recent work on the Platonic notion of the Guardian has focused on the femaleGuardian, or “Philosopher Queen,” but mainly insofar as the idea isproblematic. Okin, Saxonhouse, and others have tried to be more precise aboutthe concepts involved—this work aims to use actual publications by British...

The significance of the lvov-warsaw school in the european culture.

Brożek, Anna. Stadler, Friedrich. Woleński, Jan.
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(2017)  | 9783319528687 | Springer | hbk. | book | xi, 353pp | Availability last checked: 5/7/2017
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This volume is a result of the international symposium “The Tradition of the Lvov-Warsaw School in European Culture,” which took place in Warsaw, Poland, September 2015. It collects almost all the papers presented at the symposium as well as some additional ones. The contributors include scholars from...

Ricoeur and Castoriadis in Discussion: On Human Creation, Historical Novelty, and the Social Imaginary

ADAMS, Suzi. , Adams, Suzi.
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(2017)  | 9781786601346 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 236pp | Availability last checked: 3/10/2017
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This book features a highly significant discussion between Paul Ricoeur andCornelius Castoriadis. Recorded for Radio France (Culture) in 1985, it is theonly known encounter between these two great philosophers of the imagination.Their wide ranging conversation covers such themes as the productiveimagination,...

Ricoeur and Castoriadis in Discussion: On Human Creation, Historical Novelty, and the Social Imaginary

ADAMS, Suzi. , Adams, Suzi.
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(2017)  | 9781786601353 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 236pp | Availability last checked: 3/10/2017
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This book features a highly significant discussion between Paul Ricoeur andCornelius Castoriadis. Recorded for Radio France (Culture) in 1985, it is theonly known encounter between these two great philosophers of the imagination.Their wide ranging conversation covers such themes as the productiveimagination,...

Wilderness in America: Philosophical Writings

Bugbee, Henry. , Rodick, David. Rodick, David W.
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(2017)  | 9780823275359 | Fordham University Press | hbk. | book | 216pp
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The philosophy of Henry Bugbee defies traditional academic categorization.Though inspired by Heidegger and American Transcendentalism, he was also admiredby the famous analytic philosopher Willard van Orman Quine, who described him asthe ultimate exemplar of the examined life.Bugbee’s writings are...

A dark history of modern philosophy.

Freydberg, Bernard.
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(2017)  | 9780253029355 | Indiana University Press | hbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 30/8/2017
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Delving beneath the principal discourses of philosophy from Descartes throughKant, Bernard Freydberg plumbs the previously concealed dark forces that ignitethe inner power of modern thought. He contends that reason itself issues from animplicit and unconscious suppression of the nonrational. Even the...

A dark history of modern philosophy.

Freydberg, Bernard.
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(2017)  | 9780253029461 | Indiana University Press | pbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 6/9/2017
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Delving beneath the principal discourses of philosophy from Descartes throughKant, Bernard Freydberg plumbs the previously concealed dark forces that ignitethe inner power of modern thought. He contends that reason itself issues from animplicit and unconscious suppression of the nonrational. Even the...

Ponderings xii-xv : black notebooks 1939-1941.

Heidegger, Martin.
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(2017)  | 9780253029317 | Indiana University Press | hbk. | book | 238pp | Availability last checked: 5/7/2017
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Ponderings XII–XV is third in a series of four "Black Notebooks" which MartinHeidegger composed in the early years of World War II. As always with Heidegger,the thoughts expressed here are not superficial reflections on current events,but instead penetrate deeply into them in order to contemplate...

The Possibility of a World: Conversations with Pierre-Philippe Jandin

Jandin, Pierre-Philippe. Nancy, Jean-Luc.
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(2017)  | 9780823275403 | Fordham University Press | hbk. | book | 152pp
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In this series of interviews, Jean-Luc Nancy reviews his life’s work. But likeSchlegel’s historian—“a prophet facing backwards”—Nancy takes thisopportunity to rummage through the history of art, philosophy, religion, andpolitics in search of new possibilities that remain to be thought.This...

Politics with Beauvoir: Freedom in the Encounter

Marso, Lori Jo. Marso, Lori J.
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(2017)  | 9780822369707 | Duke University Press | pbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 17/8/2017
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In Politics with Beauvoir Lori Jo Marso treats Simone de Beauvoir's feministtheory and practice as part of her political theory, arguing that freedom isBeauvoir's central concern and that this is best apprehended through Marso'snotion of the encounter. Starting with Beauvoir's political encounters withseveral...

Politics with Beauvoir: Freedom in the Encounter

Marso, Lori Jo. Marso, Lori J.
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(2017)  | 9780822369554 | Duke University Press | hbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 28/6/2017
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In Politics with Beauvoir Lori Jo Marso treats Simone de Beauvoir's feministtheory and practice as part of her political theory, arguing that freedom isBeauvoir's central concern and that this is best apprehended through Marso'snotion of the encounter. Starting with Beauvoir's political encounters withseveral...

Wilderness in America: Philosophical Writings

Bugbee, Henry. , Rodick, David. Rodick, David W.
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(2017)  | 9780823275366 | Fordham University Press | pbk. | book | 216pp
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The philosophy of Henry Bugbee defies traditional academic categorization.Though inspired by Heidegger and American Transcendentalism, he was also admiredby the famous analytic philosopher Willard van Orman Quine, who described him asthe ultimate exemplar of the examined life.Bugbee’s writings are...

The Possibility of a World: Conversations with Pierre-Philippe Jandin

Jandin, Pierre-Philippe. Nancy, Jean-Luc.
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(2017)  | 9780823275410 | Fordham University Press | pbk. | book | 152pp
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In this series of interviews, Jean-Luc Nancy reviews his life’s work. But likeSchlegel’s historian—“a prophet facing backwards”—Nancy takes thisopportunity to rummage through the history of art, philosophy, religion, andpolitics in search of new possibilities that remain to be thought.This...

The Rigor of Things: Conversations with Dan Arbib

Arbib, Dan. Marion, Jean-Luc.
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(2017)  | 9780823275755 | Fordham University Press | hbk. | book | 232pp
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In a series of conversations, Jean-Luc Marion reconstructs a career’s path inthe history of philosophy, theology, and phenomenology. Discussing such conceptsas the event, the gift, and the saturated phenomenon, Marion elaborates therigor displayed by the things themselves. He discusses the major stages...

The Rigor of Things: Conversations with Dan Arbib

Arbib, Dan. Marion, Jean-Luc.
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(2017)  | 9780823275762 | Fordham University Press | pbk. | book | 232pp
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In a series of conversations, Jean-Luc Marion reconstructs a career’s path inthe history of philosophy, theology, and phenomenology. Discussing such conceptsas the event, the gift, and the saturated phenomenon, Marion elaborates therigor displayed by the things themselves. He discusses the major stages...

Kierkegaard and the Philosophy of Love

Strawser, Michael.
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(2017)  | 9781498524902 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | pbk. | book | 248pp | Availability last checked: 20/8/2017
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Ironically, the philosophy of love has long been neglected by philosophers,so-called “lovers of wisdom,” who would seemingly need to understand how onebest becomes a lover. In Kierkegaard and the Philosophy of Love, MichaelStrawser shows that the philosophy of love lies at the heart of Kierkegaard’swritings,...

Limit-Phenomena and Phenomenology in Husserl

Steinbock, Anthony J.
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(2017)  | 9781786604996 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 182pp | Availability last checked: 3/10/2017
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Recent discussions around limit-problems, namely the questions concerning whatcan appear in phenomenological reflection, as well as what phenomenology asphilosophical reflection can handle, call for a concerted treatment of theproblem of limit-phenomena. In this important new book, Anthony J. Steinbock,...

Limit-Phenomena and Phenomenology in Husserl

Steinbock, Anthony J.
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(2017)  | 9781786604989 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 182pp | Availability last checked: 26/9/2017
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Recent discussions around limit-problems, namely the questions concerning whatcan appear in phenomenological reflection, as well as what phenomenology asphilosophical reflection can handle, call for a concerted treatment of theproblem of limit-phenomena. In this important new book, Anthony J. Steinbock,...

Badiou and Hegel: Infinity, Dialectics, Subjectivity

Calcagno, Antonio. Vernon, Jim.
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(2017)  | 9780739199916 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | pbk. | book | 242pp | Availability last checked: 20/8/2017
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Badiou and Hegel: Infinity, Dialectics, Subjectivity offers critical appraisalsof two of the dominant figures of the Continental tradition of philosophy, AlainBadiou and G.W.F. Hegel. Jim Vernon and Antonio Calcagno bring togetherestablished and emerging authors in Continental philosophy to discuss...

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Politics with Beauvoir: Freedom in the Encounter

Marso, Lori Jo. Marso, Lori J.
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(2017)  | 9780822369707 | Duke University Press | pbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 17/8/2017
AUD 43.95 (inc. GST), AUD 39.95 (ex. GST),
In Politics with Beauvoir Lori Jo Marso treats Simone de Beauvoir's feministtheory and practice as part of her political theory, arguing that freedom isBeauvoir's central concern and that this is best apprehended through Marso'snotion of the encounter. Starting with Beauvoir's political encounters withseveral...

 

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