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  • When Species Meet

    When Species Meet
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650460

    "When Species Meet is a breathtaking meditation on the intersection between humankind and dog, philosophy and science, and macro and micro cultures."-Cameron Woo, Publisher of Bark magazine In 2006, about 69 million U.S. households had pets, giving…

  • Against Ecological Sovereignty

    Against Ecological Sovereignty
    av Mick Smith

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670291

    Against Ecological Sovereignty is a passionate defense of radical ecology that speaks directly to current debates concerning the nature, and dangers, of sovereign power. Engaging the work of Bataille, Arendt, Levinas, Nancy, and Agamben, among other…

  • Against Ecological Sovereignty

    Against Ecological Sovereignty
    av Mick Smith

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670284

    Against Ecological Sovereignty is a passionate defense of radical ecology that speaks directly to current debates concerning the nature, and dangers, of sovereign power. Engaging the work of Bataille, Arendt, Levinas, Nancy, and Agamben, among other…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900656

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900649

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Hyperobjects

    Hyperobjects
    av Timothy Morton

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689231

    Having set global warming in irreversible motion, we are facing the possibility of ecological catastrophe. But the environmental emergency is also a crisis for our philosophical habits of thought, confronting us with a problem that seems to defy not…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650484

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway's "Cyborg Manifesto" is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges-of human and machine but also of gender, class,…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650477

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway's "Cyborg Manifesto" is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges-of human and machine but also of gender, class,…

  • The Parasite

    The Parasite
    av Michel Serres

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648818

    Influential philosopher Michel Serres's foundational work uses fable to explore how human relations are identical to that of the parasite to the host body. Among Serres's arguments is that by being pests, minor groups can become major players in pub…

  • Alien Phenomenology, or What It's Like to Be a Thing

    Alien Phenomenology, or What It's Like to Be a Thing
    av Ian Bogost

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816678983

    Humanity has sat at the center of philosophical thinking for too long. The recent advent of environmental philosophy and posthuman studies has widened our scope of inquiry to include ecosystems, animals, and artificial intelligence. Yet the vast maj…

  • What Would Animals Say If We Asked the Right Questions?

    What Would Animals Say If We Asked the Right Questions?
    av Vinciane Despret

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816692392

    "You are about to enter a new genre, that of scientific fables, by which I don't mean science fiction, or false stories about science, but, on the contrary, true ways of understanding how difficult it is to figure out what animals are up to." -Bruno…

  • What Would Animals Say If We Asked the Right Questions?

    What Would Animals Say If We Asked the Right Questions?
    av Vinciane Despret

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816692378

    "You are about to enter a new genre, that of scientific fables, by which I don't mean science fiction, or false stories about science, but, on the contrary, true ways of understanding how difficult it is to figure out what animals are up to." -Bruno…

  • A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans

    A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans
    av Jakob von Uexkull

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816659005

    Is the tick a machine or a machine operator? Is it a mere object or a subject? With these questions, the pioneering biophilosopher Jakob von Uexkull embarks on a remarkable exploration of the unique social and physical environments that individual a…

  • A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans

    A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans
    av Jakob von Uexkull

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816658992

    Is the tick a machine or a machine operator? Is it a mere object or a subject? With these questions, the pioneering biophilosopher Jakob von Uexkull embarks on a remarkable exploration of the unique social and physical environments that individual a…

  • Political Affect

    Political Affect
    av John Protevi

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816665105

    For many philosophers, the rational cognitive (Cartesian) subject defines the human, or at least defines what humans should be. Yet some recent cognitive science, as well as the philosophy of Deleuze and Guattari, has called into question such indiv…

  • What Is Posthumanism?

    What Is Posthumanism?
    av Cary Wolfe

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816666157

    What does it mean to think beyond humanism? Is it possible to craft a mode of philosophy, ethics, and interpretation that rejects the classic humanist divisions of self and other, mind and body, society and nature, human and animal, organic and tech…

  • Metaphysical Experiments

    Metaphysical Experiments
    av Bjorn Ekeberg

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905699

    An engaging critique of the science and metaphysics behind our understanding of the universe The James Webb Space Telescope, when launched in 2021, will be the premier orbital observatory, capable of studying every phase of the history of the univer…

  • Metaphysical Experiments

    Metaphysical Experiments
    av Bjorn Ekeberg

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905705

    An engaging critique of the science and metaphysics behind our understanding of the universe The James Webb Space Telescope, when launched in 2021, will be the premier orbital observatory, capable of studying every phase of the history of the univer…

  • Inanimation

    Inanimation
    av David Wills

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698820

    Inanimation is the third book by author David Wills to analyze the technology of the human. In Prosthesis, Wills traced our human attachment to external objects back to a necessity within the body itself. In Dorsality, he explored how technology is…

  • Inanimation

    Inanimation
    av David Wills

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698868

    Inanimation is the third book by author David Wills to analyze the technology of the human. In Prosthesis, Wills traced our human attachment to external objects back to a necessity within the body itself. In Dorsality, he explored how technology is…

  • The Poetics of DNA

    The Poetics of DNA
    av Judith Roof

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816649983

    How has DNA come to be seen as a cosmic truth, representative of all life, potential for all cures, repository for all identity, and end to all stories? In The Poetics of DNA, Judith Roof examines the rise of this powerful symbol and the implication…

  • The Poetics of DNA

    The Poetics of DNA
    av Judith Roof

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816649976

    How has DNA come to be seen as a cosmic truth, representative of all life, potential for all cures, repository for all identity, and end to all stories? In The Poetics of DNA, Judith Roof examines the rise of this powerful symbol and the implication…

  • Fuel

    Fuel
    av Karen Pinkus

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816699988

    Fuel is an idiosyncratic, speculative dictionary of fuels, real and imagined, historical and futuristic, hopeless and utopian. Drawing on literature, film, and scientific treatises-most produced long before "climate change" was in circulation-Fuel a…

  • Fuel

    Fuel
    av Karen Pinkus

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816699971

    Fuel is an idiosyncratic, speculative dictionary of fuels, real and imagined, historical and futuristic, hopeless and utopian. Drawing on literature, film, and scientific treatises-most produced long before "climate change" was in circulation-Fuel a…

  • The Universe of Things

    The Universe of Things
    av Steven Shaviro

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689248

    From the rediscovery of Alfred North Whitehead's work to the rise of new materialist thought, including object-oriented ontology, there has been a rapid turn toward speculation in philosophy as a way of moving beyond solely human perceptions of natu…

  • The Universe of Things

    The Universe of Things
    av Steven Shaviro

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689262

    From the rediscovery of Alfred North Whitehead's work to the rise of new materialist thought, including object-oriented ontology, there has been a rapid turn toward speculation in philosophy as a way of moving beyond solely human perceptions of natu…

  • Postcinematic Vision

    Postcinematic Vision
    av Roger F. Cook

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907662

    A study of how film has continually intervened in our sense of perception, with far-ranging insights into the current state of lived experience How has cinema transformed our senses, and how does it continue to do so? Positing film as a stage in the…

  • Postcinematic Vision

    Postcinematic Vision
    av Roger F. Cook

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907679

    A study of how film has continually intervened in our sense of perception, with far-ranging insights into the current state of lived experience How has cinema transformed our senses, and how does it continue to do so? Positing film as a stage in the…

  • Animal Stories

    Animal Stories
    av Susan McHugh

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670338

    Beginning with a historical account of why animal stories pose endemic critical challenges to literary and cultural theory, Animal Stories argues that key creative developments in narrative form became inseparable from shifts in animal politics and…

  • Cosmopolitics I

    Cosmopolitics I
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656868

    From Einstein's quest for a unified field theory to Stephen Hawking's belief that we "would know the mind of God" through such a theory, contemporary science-and physics in particular-has claimed that it alone possesses absolute knowledge of the uni…

  • Cosmopolitics I

    Cosmopolitics I
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656875

    A sweeping critique of the role and authority of modern science in contemporary society From Einstein’s quest for a unified field theory to Stephen Hawking’s belief that we “would know the mind of God” through such a theory,…

  • Dialogues on the Human Ape

    Dialogues on the Human Ape
    av Laurent Dubreuil

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905651

    A primatologist and a humanist together explore the meaning of being a "human animal"Humanness is typically defined by our capacity for language and abstract thinking. Yet decades of research led by the primatologist Sue Savage-Rumbaugh has shown th…

  • Dialogues on the Human Ape

    Dialogues on the Human Ape
    av Laurent Dubreuil

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905644

    A primatologist and a humanist together explore the meaning of being a "human animal"Humanness is typically defined by our capacity for language and abstract thinking. Yet decades of research led by the primatologist Sue Savage-Rumbaugh has shown th…

  • Vampyroteuthis Infernalis

    Vampyroteuthis Infernalis
    av Vilem Flusser

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816678228

    How far apart are humans from animals-even the "vampire squid from hell"? Playing the scientist/philosopher/provocateur, Vilem Flusser uses this question as a springboard to dive into a literal and a philosophical ocean. "The abyss that separates us…

  • Vampyroteuthis Infernalis

    Vampyroteuthis Infernalis
    av Vilem Flusser

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816678211

    How far apart are humans from animals-even the "vampire squid from hell"? Playing the scientist/philosopher/provocateur, Vilem Flusser uses this question as a springboard to dive into a literal and a philosophical ocean. "The abyss that separates us…

  • Humanesis

    Humanesis
    av David Cecchetto

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816679638

    Humanesis critically examines central strains of posthumanism, searching out biases in the ways that human-technology coupling is explained. Specifically, it interrogates three approaches taken by posthumanist discourse: scientific, humanist, and o…

  • Humanesis

    Humanesis
    av David Cecchetto

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816676446

    Humanesis critically examines central strains of posthumanism, searching out biases in the ways that human-technology coupling is explained. Specifically, it interrogates three approaches taken by posthumanist discourse: scientific, humanist, and o…

  • Necromedia

    Necromedia
    av Marcel O'Gorman

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816695706

    In Necromedia, media activist Marcel O'Gorman takes aim at "the collusion of death and technology," drawing on a broad arsenal that ranges from posthumanist philosophy and social psychology to digital art and handmade "objects-to-think-with." Throug…

  • Necromedia

    Necromedia
    av Marcel O'Gorman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816695713

    In Necromedia, media activist Marcel O'Gorman takes aim at "the collusion of death and technology," drawing on a broad arsenal that ranges from posthumanist philosophy and social psychology to digital art and handmade "objects-to-think-with." Throug…

  • Thinking Plant Animal Human

    Thinking Plant Animal Human
    av David Wood

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907228

    Collected essays by a leading philosopher situating the question of the animal in the broader context of a relational ontology There is a revolution under way in our thinking about animals and, indeed, life in general, particularly in the West. The…

  • Thinking Plant Animal Human

    Thinking Plant Animal Human
    av David Wood

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907211

    Collected essays by a leading philosopher situating the question of the animal in the broader context of a relational ontology There is a revolution under way in our thinking about animals and, indeed, life in general, particularly in the West. The…

  • Bios

    Bios
    av Roberto Esposito

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816649891

    Roberto Esposito is one of the most prolific and important exponents of contemporary Italian political theory. Bios-his first book to be translated into English-builds on two decades of highly regarded thought, including his thesis that the modern i…

  • Bios

    Bios
    av Roberto Esposito

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816649907

    Roberto Esposito is one of the most prolific and important exponents of contemporary Italian political theory. Bios-his first book to be translated into English-builds on two decades of highly regarded thought, including his thesis that the modern i…

  • Cosmopolitics II

    Cosmopolitics II
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656899

    Originally published in French in seven volumes, Cosmopolitics investigates the role and authority of the sciences in modern societies and challenges their claims to objectivity, rationality, and truth. Cosmopolitics II includes the first English-la…

  • Cosmopolitics II

    Cosmopolitics II
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656882

    Originally published in French in seven volumes, Cosmopolitics investigates the role and authority of the sciences in modern societies and challenges their claims to objectivity, rationality, and truth. Cosmopolitics II includes the first English-la…

  • Creaturely Love

    Creaturely Love
    av Dominic Pettman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517901219

    To our modern ears the word "creature" has wild, musky, even monstrous, connotations. And yet the terms "creaturely" and "love," taken together, have traditionally been associated with theological debates around the enigmatic affection between God a…

  • Creaturely Love

    Creaturely Love
    av Dominic Pettman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517901202

    To our modern ears the word "creature" has wild, musky, even monstrous, connotations. And yet the terms "creaturely" and "love," taken together, have traditionally been associated with theological debates around the enigmatic affection between God a…

  • Laruelle

    Laruelle
    av Alexander R. Galloway

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816692132

    Laruelle is one of the first books in English to undertake in an extended critical survey of the work of the idiosyncratic French thinker Francois Laruelle, the promulgator of non-standard philosophy. Laruelle, who was born in 1937, has recently gai…

  • Laruelle

    Laruelle
    av Alexander R. Galloway

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816692125

    Laruelle is one of the first books in English to undertake in an extended critical survey of the work of the idiosyncratic French thinker Francois Laruelle, the promulgator of non-standard philosophy. Laruelle, who was born in 1937, has recently gai…

  • Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast

    Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast
    av Julian Yates

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900670

    In what senses do animals, plants, and minerals "write"? How does their "writing" mark our livesour past, present, and future? Addressing such questions with an exhilarating blend of creative flair and theoretical depth, Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast…

  • Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast

    Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast
    av Julian Yates

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900663

    In what senses do animals, plants, and minerals "write"? How does their "writing" mark our livesour past, present, and future? Addressing such questions with an exhilarating blend of creative flair and theoretical depth, Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast…

  • Neofinalism

    Neofinalism

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816692040

    Although little known today, Raymond Ruyer was a post-World War II French philosopher whose works and ideas were significant influences on major thinkers, including Deleuze, Guattari, and Simondon. With the publication of this translation of Neofina…

  • Neofinalism

    Neofinalism

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816692057

    Although little known today, Raymond Ruyer was a post-World War II French philosopher whose works and ideas were significant influences on major thinkers, including Deleuze, Guattari, and Simondon. With the publication of this translation of Neofina…

  • CIFERAE

    CIFERAE
    av Tom Tyler

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816665440

    The Greek philosopher Protagoras, in the opening words of his lost book Truth, famously asserted, "Man is the measure of all things."This contention-that humanity cannot know the world except by means of human aptitudes and abilities-has endured thr…

  • Dorsality

    Dorsality
    av David Wills

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816653454

    In this highly original book David Wills rethinks not only our nature before all technology but also what we understand to be technology. Rather than considering the human being as something natural that then develops technology, Wills argues, we sh…

  • Dorsality

    Dorsality
    av David Wills

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816653461

    In this highly original book David Wills rethinks not only our nature before all technology but also what we understand to be technology. Rather than considering the human being as something natural that then develops technology, Wills argues, we sh…

  • Human Error

    Human Error
    av Dominic Pettman

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816672981

    What exactly is the human element separating humans from animals and machines? The common answers that immediately come to mind-like art, empathy, or technology-fall apart under close inspection. Dominic Pettman argues that it is a mistake to define…

  • Human Error

    Human Error
    av Dominic Pettman

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816672998

    What exactly is the human element separating humans from animals and machines? The common answers that immediately come to mind-like art, empathy, or technology-fall apart under close inspection. Dominic Pettman argues that it is a mistake to define…

  • Elements of a Philosophy of Technology

    Elements of a Philosophy of Technology
    av Ernst Kapp

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902261

    The first philosophy of technology, constructing humans as technological and technology as an underpinning of all culture Ernst Kapp was a foundational scholar in the fields of media theory and philosophy of technology. His 1877 Elements of a Philos…

  • Elements of a Philosophy of Technology

    Elements of a Philosophy of Technology
    av Ernst Kapp

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902254

    The first philosophy of technology, constructing humans as technological and technology as an underpinning of all culture Ernst Kapp was a foundational scholar in the fields of media theory and philosophy of technology. His 1877 Elements of a Philos…

  • Improper Life

    Improper Life
    av Timothy C. Campbell

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816674657

    Has biopolitics actually become thanatopolitics, a field of study obsessed with death? Is there something about the nature of biopolitical thought today that makes it impossible to deploy affirmatively? If this is true, what can life-minded thinkers…

  • The Intellective Space

    The Intellective Space
    av Laurent Dubreuil

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816694853

    The Intellective Space explores the nature and limits of thought. It celebrates the poetic virtues of language and the creative imperfections of our animal minds while pleading for a renewal of the humanities that is grounded in a study of the scien…

  • The Intellective Space

    The Intellective Space
    av Laurent Dubreuil

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816694808

    The Intellective Space explores the nature and limits of thought. It celebrates the poetic virtues of language and the creative imperfections of our animal minds while pleading for a renewal of the humanities that is grounded in a study of the scien…

  • Biology in the Grid

    Biology in the Grid
    av Phillip Thurtle

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902773

    How grids paved the way for our biological understanding of organisms As one of the most visual sciences, biology has an aesthetic dimension that lends force and persuasion to scientific arguments: how things are arranged on a page, how texts are in…

  • Biology in the Grid

    Biology in the Grid
    av Phillip Thurtle

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902766

    How grids paved the way for our biological understanding of organisms As one of the most visual sciences, biology has an aesthetic dimension that lends force and persuasion to scientific arguments: how things are arranged on a page, how texts are in…

  • Life

    Life
    av Davide Tarizzo

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816691623

    The word "biology" was first used to describe the scientific study of life in 1802, and as Davide Tarizzo demonstrates in his reconstruction of the genealogy of the concept of life, our understanding of what being alive means is an equally recent in…

  • Life

    Life
    av Davide Tarizzo

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816691593

    The word "biology" was first used to describe the scientific study of life in 1802, and as Davide Tarizzo demonstrates in his reconstruction of the genealogy of the concept of life, our understanding of what being alive means is an equally recent in…

  • Animal Capital

    Animal Capital
    av Nicole Shukin

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816653416

    The juxtaposition of biopolitical critique and animal studies-two subjects seldom theorized together-signals the double-edged intervention of Animal Capital. Nicole Shukin pursues a resolutely materialist engagement with the "question of the animal,…

  • Animal Capital

    Animal Capital
    av Nicole Shukin

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816653423

    The juxtaposition of biopolitical critique and animal studies-two subjects seldom theorized together-signals the double-edged intervention of Animal Capital. Nicole Shukin pursues a resolutely materialist engagement with the "question of the animal,…

  • The Elements of Foucault

    The Elements of Foucault
    av Gregg Lambert

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908782

    A new conceptual diagram of Foucault's original vision of the biopolitical order The history around the critical reception of Michel Foucault's published writings is troubled, according to Gregg Lambert, especially in light of the controversy surrou…

  • The Elements of Foucault

    The Elements of Foucault
    av Gregg Lambert

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908775

    A new conceptual diagram of Foucault's original vision of the biopolitical order The history around the critical reception of Michel Foucault's published writings is troubled, according to Gregg Lambert, especially in light of the controversy surrou…

  • Insect Media

    Insect Media
    av Jussi Parikka

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816667390

    Since the early nineteenth century, when entomologists first popularized the unique biological and behavioral characteristics of insects, technological innovators and theorists have proposed insects as templates for a wide range of technologies. In…

  • Insect Media

    Insect Media
    av Jussi Parikka

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816667406

    Since the early nineteenth century, when entomologists first popularized the unique biological and behavioral characteristics of insects, technological innovators and theorists have proposed insects as templates for a wide range of technologies. In…

  • Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude

    Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude
    av Michael Haworth

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903329

    A bold philosophical investigation into technology and the limits of the human A daring, original work of philosophical speculation, Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude mounts a sustained investigation into the possibility that human beings may…

  • Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude

    Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude
    av Michael Haworth

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903312

    A bold philosophical investigation into technology and the limits of the human A daring, original work of philosophical speculation, Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude mounts a sustained investigation into the possibility that human beings may…

  • Artist Animal

    Artist Animal
    av Steve Baker

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816680672

    Animals have always been compelling subjects for artists, but the rise of animal advocacy and posthumanist thought has prompted a reconsideration of the relationship between artist and animal. In this book, Steve Baker examines the work of contempor…

  • All Thoughts Are Equal

    All Thoughts Are Equal
    av John O Maoilearca

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816697342

    All Thoughts Are Equal is both an introduction to the work of French philosopher Francois Laruelle and an exercise in nonhuman thinking. For Laruelle, standard forms of philosophy continue to dominate our models of what counts as exemplary thought a…

  • All Thoughts Are Equal

    All Thoughts Are Equal
    av John O Maoilearca

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816697359

    All Thoughts Are Equal is both an introduction to the work of French philosopher Francois Laruelle and an exercise in nonhuman thinking. For Laruelle, standard forms of philosophy continue to dominate our models of what counts as exemplary thought a…

  • Junkware

    Junkware
    av Thierry Bardini

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816667505

    Are we made of junk? Thierry Bardini believes we are. Examining an array of cybernetic structures from genetic codes to communication networks, he explores the idea that most of culture and nature, including humans, is composed primarily of useless,…

  • Junkware

    Junkware
    av Thierry Bardini

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816667512

    Are we made of junk? Thierry Bardini believes we are. Examining an array of cybernetic structures from genetic codes to communication networks, he explores the idea that most of culture and nature, including humans, is composed primarily of useless,…

  • Without Offending Humans

    Without Offending Humans
    av Elisabeth de Fontenay

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816676057

    A central thinker on the question of the animal in continental thought, Elisabeth de Fontenay moves in this volume from Jacques Derrida's uneasily intimate writing on animals to a passionate frontal engagement with political and ethical theory as it…

  • Surface Encounters

    Surface Encounters
    av Ron Broglio

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816672974

    What it is like to be an animal? Ron Broglio wants to know from the inside, from underneath the fur and feathers. In examining this question, he bypasses the perspectives of biology or natural history to explore how one can construct an animal pheno…

  • Surface Encounters

    Surface Encounters
    av Ron Broglio

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816672967

    What it is like to be an animal? Ron Broglio wants to know from the inside, from underneath the fur and feathers. In examining this question, he bypasses the perspectives of biology or natural history to explore how one can construct an animal pheno…

  • Body Drift

    Body Drift
    av Arthur Kroker

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816679164

    As exemplary representatives of a form of critical feminism, the writings of Judith Butler, Katherine Hayles, and Donna Haraway offer entry into the great crises of contemporary society, politics, and culture. Butler leads readers to rethink the bou…

  • Bioaesthetics

    Bioaesthetics
    av Carsten Strathausen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900748

    In recent years, bioaesthetics has used the latest discoveries in evolutionary studies and neuroscience to provide new ways of looking at art and aesthetics. Carsten Strathausen's remarkable exploration of this emerging field is the first comprehens…

  • Bioaesthetics

    Bioaesthetics
    av Carsten Strathausen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900755

    In recent years, bioaesthetics has used the latest discoveries in evolutionary studies and neuroscience to provide new ways of looking at art and aesthetics. Carsten Strathausen's remarkable exploration of this emerging field is the first comprehens…

  • HumAnimal

    HumAnimal
    av Kalpana Rahita Seshadri

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816677894

    HumAnimal explores the experience of dehumanization as the privation of speech. Taking up the figure of silence as the space between human and animal, it traces the potential for an alternate political and ethical way of life beyond law. Employing t…