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  • Death and the Dervish (Writings from an Unbound Europe)

    Death and the Dervish (Writings from an Unbound Europe)
    av Mesa Selimovic

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810112971

    Death and the Dervish is an acclaimed novel by Bosnian writer Mesa Selimovic. It recounts the story of Sheikh Nuruddin, a dervish residing in an Islamic monastery in Sarajevo in the eighteenth century during the Ottoman Turk hegemony over the Balkan…

  • Improvisation for the Theater

    Improvisation for the Theater

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810140080

    This work has inspired the work of countless actors, directors, and writers in theatre, television and film. Spolin's improvisational techniques have changed the very nature and practice of modern theatre. This third edition updates the more than 20…

  • Prolegomena to Any Future Materialism

    Prolegomena to Any Future Materialism
    av Adrian Johnston

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810140622

    Adrian Johnston’s trilogy Prolegomena to Any Future Materialism aims to forge a thoroughly materialist yet antireductive theory of subjectivity. In this second volume, A Weak Nature Alone, Johnston focuses on the philosophy of nature required…

  • Prolegomena to Any Future Materialism

    Prolegomena to Any Future Materialism
    av Adrian Johnston

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810140639

    Adrian Johnston’s trilogy Prolegomena to Any Future Materialism aims to forge a thoroughly materialist yet antireductive theory of subjectivity. In this second volume, A Weak Nature Alone, Johnston focuses on the philosophy of nature required…

  • The Cognition of the Literary Work of Art

    The Cognition of the Literary Work of Art
    av Roman Ingarden

    Häftad - 1974 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810105997

    This long-awaited translation of Das literarische Kunstwerk makes available for the first time in English Roman Ingarden's influential study. Though it is inter-disciplinary in scope, situated as it is on the borderlines of ontology and logic, philo…

  • The Book of Hours

    The Book of Hours
    av Rainer Maria Rilke

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810118881

    This a complete translation of Rainer Maria Rilke's ""The Book of Hours"" that restores to the English-speaking reader a critical work in the development of a significant figure in 20th-century German poetry. Conveying an almost mystical conception…

  • Romanticism

    Romanticism
    av Rudiger Safranski

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810134126

    The renowned scholar Rüdiger Safranski’s Romanticism: A German Affair both offers an accessible overview of Romanticism and, more critically, traces its lasting influence, for better and for ill, on German culture. Safranski begins with the ei…

  • The Visible and the Invisible

    The Visible and the Invisible
    av Maurice Merleau-Ponty

    Häftad - 1969 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810104570

    The Visible and the Invisible contains the unfinished manuscript and working notes of the book Merleau-Ponty was writing when he died. The text is devoted to a critical examination of Kantian, Husserlian, Bergsonian, and Sartrean method, followed by…

  • Phenomenology of the Social World

    Phenomenology of the Social World
    av Alfred Schutz

    Häftad - 1967 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810103900

    In this book, his major work, Alfred Schutz attempts to provide a sound philosophical basis for the sociological theories of Max Weber. Using a Husserlian phenomenology, Schutz provides a complete and original analysis of human action and its "inten…

  • The Worker

    The Worker
    av Ernst Junger

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810136175

    Written in 1932, just before the fall of the Weimar Republic and on the eve of the Nazi accession to power, Ernst Jünger’s The Worker: Dominion and Form articulates a trenchant critique of bourgeois liberalism and seeks to identify the form ch…

  • The Worker

    The Worker
    av Ernst Junger

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810136182

    Written in 1932, just before the fall of the Weimar Republic and on the eve of the Nazi accession to power, Ernst Jünger’s The Worker: Dominion and Form articulates a trenchant critique of bourgeois liberalism and seeks to identify the form ch…

  • Hermeneutics

    Hermeneutics
    av Richard E. Palmer

    Häftad - 1969 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810104594

    This classic, first published in 1969, introduces to English-speaking readers a field which is of increasing importance in contemporary philosophy and theology--hermeneutics, the theory of understanding, or interpretation. Richard E. Palmer, utilizi…

  • Robert Walser

    Robert Walser

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810137127

    Interest in the Swiss modernist writer Robert Walser (1878-1956) has widened thanks to high praise from intellectuals such as Susan Sontag, W. G. Sebald, and J. M. Coetzee, and an increasing number of his books are now available in English translati…

  • Robert Walser

    Robert Walser

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810137134

    Interest in the Swiss modernist writer Robert Walser (1878-1956) has widened thanks to high praise from intellectuals such as Susan Sontag, W. G. Sebald, and J. M. Coetzee, and an increasing number of his books are now available in English translati…

  • Susan Sontag

    Susan Sontag
    av Daniel Schreiber

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810125834

    Susan Sontag (1933-2004) was one of America's first celebrity intellectuals. In the first biography to be published since her death, Daniel Schreiber portrays a glamorous woman full of contradictions and inner conflicts, whose life mirrored the cult…

  • Reveries of the Wild Woman

    Reveries of the Wild Woman
    av Helene Cixous

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810123632

    All the time when I lived in Algeria, my native country, I dreamt of one day arriving in Algeria. Born in Oran, Algeria, Helene Cixous spent her childhood in France's former colony. ""Reveries of the Wild Woman"" is her visceral memoir of a preadole…

  • Medallions

    Medallions
    av Zofia Nalkowska

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810117433

    Considered a masterpiece of antifascist world literature, Medallions stands as the culmination of Nalkowska's literary style, a style the Polish writer Witold Gombrowicz once described as "the iron capital of her art and one of the very few exportab…

  • La Nature

    La Nature
    av Maurice Merleau-Ponty

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810114463

    Collected here are the written traces of courses on the concept of nature given by Maurice Merleau-Ponty at the Collège de France in the 1950s-notes that provide a window on the thinking of one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth c…

  • La Nature

    La Nature
    av Maurice Merleau-Ponty

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810114456

    Collected here are the written traces of courses on the concept of nature given by Maurice Merleau-Ponty at the Collège de France in the 1950s-notes that provide a window on the thinking of one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth c…

  • The Hegel Myths and Legends

    The Hegel Myths and Legends
    av Jon Stewart

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810113015

    For over thirty years, Hegel scholars have known that many of the views of Hegel rife in the Anglo-Saxon world are higly inaccurate. The essays collected in this volume show the myths and legends to be just that. The author has selected a set of ess…

  • American Radical

    American Radical
    av D. D. Guttenplan

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810128316

    Popular Front columnist and New Deal propagandist, fearless opponent of McCarthyism and feared scourge of official liars, I. F. Stone (1907–1989)— magnetic, witty, indefatigable—left a permanent mark on our politics and culture. A…

  • The Structures of the Life World

    The Structures of the Life World
    av Alfred Schutz

    Häftad - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810106222

    The Structures of the Life-World is the final focus of twenty-seven years of Alfred Schutz's labor, encompassing the fruits of his work between 1932 and his death in 1959. This book represents Schutz's seminal attempt to achieve a comprehensive gras…

  • Piaget, Philosophy and the Human Sciences

    Piaget, Philosophy and the Human Sciences

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810114975

    In this work, Piaget's theory of the development and nature of knowledge is discussed in the context of 20th-century European thought, and his views are compared with those of Freud, Lacan, Heidegger, Foucault, and writers of the Frankfurt school. T…

  • Theater Games for the Lone Actor

    Theater Games for the Lone Actor
    av Viola Spolin

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810140103

    This handbook presents theatre games and side coaching for the solo player. It contains over 40 exercises which allow actors to side coach themselves, at home, in rehearsal, or in performance. The author asks the actor to develop the ability to ente…

  • Experience And Judgment

    Experience And Judgment
    av Edmund Husserl

    Häftad - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810105959

    In Experience and Judgment, Husserl explores the problems of contemporary philosophy of language and the constitution of logical forms. He argues that, even at its most abstract, logic demands an underlying theory of experience. Husserl sketches out…

  • Oyvind Fahlstrom

    Oyvind Fahlstrom
    av Antonio Sergio Bessa

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810122987

    Oyvind Fahlstrom (1928-76), the Brazilian-born Swedish multi-artist, is one of the mid-twentieth century's most intriguing cultural figures. His work, as profoundly political as it is aesthetic, spans two tumultuous decades in the avant-garde world…

  • Fog

    Fog
    av Miguel de Unamuno

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810135369

    Fog is a fresh new translation of the Spanish writer Miguel de Unamuno's Niebla, first published in 1914. An early example of Modernism's challenge to the conventions of nineteenth-century realist fiction, Fog shocked critics but delighted readers w…

  • Solidarity with the Other Beings on the Planet

    Solidarity with the Other Beings on the Planet
    av Pamela B. June

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810141681

    For decades, Pulitzer Prize–winning author and activist Alice Walker has spoken out in defense of the oppressed. Her writings address the intersections of racist, sexist, heterosexist, classist, and, increasingly, speciesist oppressions, and s…

  • Solidarity with the Other Beings on the Planet

    Solidarity with the Other Beings on the Planet
    av Pamela B. June

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810141698

    For decades, Pulitzer Prize–winning author and activist Alice Walker has spoken out in defense of the oppressed. Her writings address the intersections of racist, sexist, heterosexist, classist, and, increasingly, speciesist oppressions, and s…

  • The Twelve Chairs

    The Twelve Chairs
    av Ilya Ilf

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810127722

    Winner, 2012 Northern California Book Award for Fiction in Translation. More faithful to the original text and its deeply resonant humor, this new translation of The Twelve Chairs brings Ilf and Petrov’s Russian classic fully to life. The nove…

  • The Book of Franza and Requiem for Fanny Goldmann

    The Book of Franza and Requiem for Fanny Goldmann
    av Ingeborg Bachmann

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810127548

    These unfinished novels were intended to follow her widely acclaimed Malina in a Proustian cycle to be entitled Todesarten, or Ways of Dying. Through the tales of two women in postwar Austria, Bachmann explores the ways of dying inflicted on women b…

  • The Journals, Volume One: 1949-1965

    The Journals, Volume One: 1949-1965
    av John Fowles

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810125148

    John Fowles gained international recognition in 1963 with his first published novel, "The Collector," but his labor on what may be his greatest literary undertaking, his journals, commenced over a decade earlier. Fowles, whose works include "The Mag…

  • Foucault, Politics, and Violence

    Foucault, Politics, and Violence
    av Johanna Oksala

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810128033

    In her book, Oksala shows that the arguments for the ineliminability of violence from the political are often based on excessively broad, ontological conceptions of violence distinct from its concrete and physical meaning and, on the other hand, on…

  • Foucault, Politics, and Violence

    Foucault, Politics, and Violence
    av Johanna Oksala

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810128026

    In her book, Oksala shows that the arguments for the ineliminability of violence from the political are often based on excessively broad, ontological conceptions of violence distinct from its concrete and physical meaning and, on the other hand, on…

  • The Moral Obligation To Be Intelligent

    The Moral Obligation To Be Intelligent
    av Lionel Trilling

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810124882

    A landmark reissue of a great teacher's finest work. Lionel Trilling was, during his lifetime, generally acknowledged to be one of the finest essayists in the English language, the heir of Hazlitt and the peer of Orwell. Since his death in 1974, his…

  • The Crisis of European Sciences and Transcendental Phenomenology

    The Crisis of European Sciences and Transcendental Phenomenology
    av Edmund Husserl

    Häftad - 1970 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810104587

    The Crisis of European Sciences and Transcendental Phenomenology, Husserl's last great work, is important both for its content and for the influence it has had on other philosophers. In this book, which remained unfinished at his death, Husserl atte…

  • Emotion

    Emotion
    av James Hillman

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810110205

    What is the meaning of strong emotions? What is emotion itself? What is really happening in therapy when people "express their emotions?" As James Hillman writes in his new preface to this sweeping study, he intends nothing less than "to vitalize a…

  • Selected Poems

    Selected Poems
    av Vladimir Mayakovsky

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810129078

    James McGavran’s new translation of Vladimir Mayakovsky’s poetry is the first to fully capture the Futurist and Soviet agitprop artist’s voice. Because of his work as a propagandist for the Soviet regime, and because of his posthum…

  • The New Woman

    The New Woman
    av Emma Heaney

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810135536

    The New Woman: Literary Modernism, Queer Theory, and the Trans Feminine Allegory traces the creation and significance of the trans feminine as an allegorical figure from its origins in late nineteenth-century sexological writing to subsequent writin…

  • The New Woman

    The New Woman
    av Emma Heaney

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810135543

    The New Woman: Literary Modernism, Queer Theory, and the Trans Feminine Allegory traces the creation and significance of the trans feminine as an allegorical figure from its origins in late nineteenth-century sexological writing to subsequent writin…

  • Paranoia

    Paranoia
    av Victor Martinovich

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810128767

    Banned in Belarus two days after it was published, Paranoia is a thriller, a love story, and a harrowing journey into one of the world’s last closed societies. The book never mentions Belarus or its capital, Minsk, but the setting is unmistaka…

  • The Structures of the Life-World, Vol. 2

    The Structures of the Life-World, Vol. 2
    av Alfred Schutz

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810108332

    The Structures of the Life-World is the final focus of twenty-seven years of Alfred Schutz's labour, encompassing the fruits of his work between 1932 and his death in 1959. This book represents Schutz's seminal attempt to achieve a comprehensive gra…

  • The Human Race

    The Human Race
    av Robert Antelme

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810160613

    Arrested by the Gestapo and deported to Dachau, Robert Antelme recovered his freedom a year later when François Mitterand, visiting the camp in an official capacity, recognized the dying Antelme and had him spirited to Paris. Antelme's story of his…

  • The Phenomenon of Life

    The Phenomenon of Life
    av Hans Jonas

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810117495

    A classic of phenomenology and existentialism, The Phenomenon of Life sets forth a systematic and comprehensive philosophy--an existential interpretation of biological facts laid out in support of his claim that the mind is prefigured throughout org…

  • ARRIVAL

    ARRIVAL
    av Cheryl Boyce-Taylor

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810135147

    ARRIVAL is a poetic love story between mother and daughter. The poems are road maps, intertwining generations with a narrative beginning in 1950 with a woman who is pregnant with twins. In her seventh month she delivers a stillborn boy and a baby gi…

  • The Primacy of Perception

    The Primacy of Perception
    av M. Merleau-Ponty

    Häftad - 1964 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810101647

    The Primacy of Perception brings together a number of important studies by Maurice Merleau-Ponty that appeared in various publications from 1947 to 1961. The title essay, which is in essence a presentation of the underlying thesis of his Phenomenolo…

  • Feminist Experiences

    Feminist Experiences
    av Johanna Oksala

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810132405

    Feminist Experiences develops and defends a distinctive understanding of feminist philosophy as social critique. Feminist philosophy is essentially a political endeavor, Johanna Oksala argues, aiming to expose, analyze, and ultimately change gendere…

  • Feminist Experiences

    Feminist Experiences
    av Johanna Oksala

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810132412

    Feminist Experiences develops and defends a distinctive understanding of feminist philosophy as social critique. Feminist philosophy is essentially a political endeavor, Johanna Oksala argues, aiming to expose, analyze, and ultimately change gendere…

  • Difference and Givenness

    Difference and Givenness
    av Levi Bryant

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810124547

    From one end of his philosophical work to the other, Gilles Deleuze consistently described his position as a transcendental empiricism. But just what is transcendental about Deleuze's transcendental empiricism? And how does his position fit with the…

  • Difference and Givenness

    Difference and Givenness
    av Levi Bryant

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810124523

    From one end of his philosophical work to the other, Gilles Deleuze consistently described his position as a transcendental empiricism. But just what is transcendental about Deleuze's transcendental empiricism? And how does his position fit with the…

  • Biological Modernism

    Biological Modernism
    av Carl Gelderloos

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810141322

    Biological Modernism identifies an intellectual current in the Weimar Republic that drew on biology, organicism, vitalism, and other discourses associated with living nature in order to redefine the human being for a modern, technological age. Contr…

  • New Digital Worlds

    New Digital Worlds
    av Roopika Risam

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810138858

    The emergence of digital humanities has been heralded for its commitment to openness, access, and the democratizing of knowledge, but it raises a number of questions about omissions with respect to race, gender, sexuality, disability, and nation. Po…

  • New Digital Worlds

    New Digital Worlds
    av Roopika Risam

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810138865

    The emergence of digital humanities has been heralded for its commitment to openness, access, and the democratizing of knowledge, but it raises a number of questions about omissions with respect to race, gender, sexuality, disability, and nation. Po…

  • The Art of Reading as a Way of Life

    The Art of Reading as a Way of Life
    av Daniel T. O'Hara

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810126220

    In ""The Art of Reading as a Way of Life: On Nietzsche's Truth"" Daniel T. O'Hara traces critically the current reception and translation of Nietzsche's corpus and then some of Nietzsche's boldest textual experiments in the art of reading as a way o…

  • The Breakaway

    The Breakaway
    av Bryan Smith

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810138889

    When Rocky Wirtz took over the Wirtz Corporation in 2007, including management of the Chicago Blackhawks, the fiercely beloved hockey team had fallen to a humiliating nadir. As chronic losers playing to a deserted stadium, they were worse than bad&m…

  • A Scrap of Time and Other Stories

    A Scrap of Time and Other Stories
    av Ida Fink

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810112599

    Named a New York Times Notable Book Winner of the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize Winner of the Anne Frank Prize These shattering stories describe the lives of ordinary people as they are compelled to do the unimaginable: a couple who m…

  • Dimensions of the Holocaust

    Dimensions of the Holocaust
    av Elie Wiesel

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810109087

    Elie Wiesel, Lucy Dawidowicz, Dorothy Rabinowitz, and Robert McAfee Brown explore society's inability to comprehend the horrors of the Holocaust, and its unwillingness to remember. Annotated by Elliot Lefkovitz, educational consultant for the Holoca…

  • Time and the Shared World

    Time and the Shared World
    av Irene McMullin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810129023

    Time and the Shared World challenges the common view that Heidegger offers few resources for understanding humanity’s social nature. The book demonstrates that Heidegger’s reformulation of traditional notions of subjectivity has wide-ran…

  • Time and the Shared World

    Time and the Shared World
    av Irene McMullin

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810129030

    Time and the Shared World challenges the common view that Heidegger offers few resources for understanding humanity’s social nature. The book demonstrates that Heidegger’s reformulation of traditional notions of subjectivity has wide-ran…

  • Expanding Hermeneutics

    Expanding Hermeneutics
    av Don Ihde

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810116061

    Hermeneutics as a type of interpretation theory has traditionally been thought to apply primarily to texts, linguistic phenomena and processes of reading. Don Ihde's ""Expanding Hermeneutics"" examines the history and contemporary development of int…

  • Brazilian Adventure

    Brazilian Adventure
    av Peter Fleming

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810160651

    ""Beyond the completion of a 3,000-mile journey, mostly under amusing conditions, through a little-known part of the world, and the discovery of one new tributary to a tributary to a tributary of the Amazon, nothing of importance was achieved."" Not…