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  • Being with the Dead

    Being with the Dead
    av Hans Ruin

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503607750

    Philosophy, Socrates declared, is the art of dying. This book underscores that it is also the art of learning to live and share the earth with those who have come before us. Burial, with its surrounding rituals, is the most ancient documented cultur…

  • Being with the Dead

    Being with the Dead
    av Hans Ruin

    Halvklotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804791311

    Philosophy, Socrates declared, is the art of dying. This book underscores that it is also the art of learning to live and share the earth with those who have come before us. Burial, with its surrounding rituals, is the most ancient documented cultur…

  • The Practice of Conceptual History

    The Practice of Conceptual History
    av Reinhart Koselleck

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804743051

    Reinhart Koselleck is one of the most important theorists of history and historiography of the last half century. His work has implications for contemporary cultural studies that extend far beyond discussions of the practical problems of historical…

  • The Practice of Conceptual History

    The Practice of Conceptual History
    av Reinhart Koselleck, Todd Samuel Presner, Hayden White

    Halvklotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804740227

    Reinhart Koselleck is one of the most important theorists of history and historiography of the last half century. His work has implications for contemporary cultural studies that extend far beyond discussions of the practical problems of historical…

  • Formations of the Secular

    Formations of the Secular
    av Talal Asad

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804747684

    Opening with the provocative query “what might an anthropology of the secular look like?” this book explores the concepts, practices, and political formations of secularism, with emphasis on the major historical shifts that have shaped s…

  • Saint Paul

    Saint Paul
    av Alain Badiou

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804744713

    In this bold and provocative work, French philosopher Alain Badiou proposes a startling reinterpretation of St. Paul. For Badiou, Paul is neither the venerable saint embalmed by Christian tradition, nor the venomous priest execrated by philosophers…

  • The Political Theology of Paul

    The Political Theology of Paul
    av Jacob Taubes

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804733458

    This highly original interpretation of Paul by the Jewish philosopher of religion Jacob Taubes was presented in a number of lectures held in Heidelberg toward the end of his life, and was regarded by him as his “spiritual testament.” Tau…

  • The Political Theology of Paul

    The Political Theology of Paul
    av Jacob Taubes, Dana Hollander, Aleida Assmann

    Halvklotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804733441

    This highly original interpretation of Paul by the Jewish philosopher of religion Jacob Taubes was presented in a number of lectures held in Heidelberg toward the end of his life, and was regarded by him as his “spiritual testament.” Tau…

  • Dialectic of Enlightenment

    Dialectic of Enlightenment
    av Max Horkheimer

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804736336

    Dialectic of Enlightenment is undoubtedly the most influential publication of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory. Written during the Second World War and circulated privately, it appeared in a printed edition in Amsterdam in 1947. "What we had…

  • Dialectic of Enlightenment

    Dialectic of Enlightenment
    av Max Horkheimer, Theodor W. Adorno, Gunzelin Schmid Noerr

    Halvklotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804736329

    Dialectic of Enlightenment is undoubtedly the most influential publication of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory. Written during the Second World War and circulated privately, it appeared in a printed edition in Amsterdam in 1947. "What we had…

  • Theory of Society, Volume 1

    Theory of Society, Volume 1
    av Niklas Luhmann

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804739504

    This first volume of Niklas Luhmann's two-part final work was initially published in German in 1997. The culmination of his thirty-year theoretical project to reconceptualize sociology, it offers a comprehensive description of modern society on a sc…

  • Theory of Society, Volume 1

    Theory of Society, Volume 1
    av Niklas Luhmann, Rhodes Barrett, Niklas Luhmann

    Halvklotband - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804739498

    This first volume of Niklas Luhmann's two-part final work was initially published in German in 1997. The culmination of his thirty-year theoretical project to reconceptualize sociology, it offers a comprehensive description of modern society on a sc…

  • Theory of Society, Volume 2

    Theory of Society, Volume 2
    av Niklas Luhmann

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804771603

    This second volume of Niklas Luhmann's two-part final work was first published in German in 1997. The culmination of his thirty-year theoretical project to reconceptualize sociology, it offers a comprehensive description of modern society. Beginning…

  • Theory of Society, Volume 2

    Theory of Society, Volume 2
    av Niklas Luhmann, Rhodes Barrett, Niklas Luhmann

    Halvklotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804771597

    This second volume of Niklas Luhmann's two-part final work was first published in German in 1997. The culmination of his thirty-year theoretical project to reconceptualize sociology, it offers a comprehensive description of modern society. Beginning…

  • Multidirectional Memory

    Multidirectional Memory
    av Michael Rothberg

    Halvklotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762175

    Multidirectional Memory brings together Holocaust studies and postcolonial studies for the first time. Employing a comparative and interdisciplinary approach, the book makes a twofold argument about Holocaust memory in a global age by situating it i…

  • Multidirectional Memory

    Multidirectional Memory
    av Michael Rothberg

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762182

    Multidirectional Memory brings together Holocaust studies and postcolonial studies for the first time. Employing a comparative and interdisciplinary approach, the book makes a twofold argument about Holocaust memory in a global age by situating it i…

  • Philosophers and Thespians

    Philosophers and Thespians
    av Freddie Rokem

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804763509

    The interaction between philosophy and theater or performance has recently become an important and innovative area of inquiry. Philosophers and Thespians contributes to this emerging field by looking at four direct encounters between philosophers an…

  • Philosophers and Thespians

    Philosophers and Thespians
    av Freddie Rokem

    Halvklotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804763493

    The interaction between philosophy and theater or performance has recently become an important and innovative area of inquiry. Philosophers and Thespians contributes to this emerging field by looking at four direct encounters between philosophers an…

  • Emmanuel Levinas's Talmudic Turn

    Emmanuel Levinas's Talmudic Turn
    av Ethan Kleinberg

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503629448

    In this rich intellectual history of the French-Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas's Talmudic lectures in Paris, Ethan Kleinberg addresses Levinas's Jewish life and its relation to his philosophical writings while making an argument for the role an…

  • Emmanuel Levinas's Talmudic Turn

    Emmanuel Levinas's Talmudic Turn
    av Ethan Kleinberg

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503629592

    In this rich intellectual history of the French-Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas's Talmudic lectures in Paris, Ethan Kleinberg addresses Levinas's Jewish life and its relation to his philosophical writings while making an argument for the role an…

  • Whither Fanon?

    Whither Fanon?
    av David Marriott

    Halvklotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804798709

    Frantz Fanon may be most known for his more obviously political writings, but in the first instance, he was a clinician, a black Caribbean psychiatrist who had the improbable task of treating disturbed and traumatized North African patients during t…

  • Whither Fanon?

    Whither Fanon?
    av David Marriott

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503605725

    Frantz Fanon may be most known for his more obviously political writings, but in the first instance, he was a clinician, a black Caribbean psychiatrist who had the improbable task of treating disturbed and traumatized North African patients during t…

  • Communitas

    Communitas
    av Roberto Esposito

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804746472

    No theme has been more central to international philosophical debates than that of community: from American communitarianism to Habermas's ethic of communication to the French deconstruction of community in the work of Derrida and Nancy. Nevertheles…

  • Communitas

    Communitas
    av Roberto Exposito, Timothy Campbell, Roberto Exposito

    Halvklotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804746465

    No theme has been more central to international philosophical debates than that of community: from American communitarianism to Habermas's ethic of communication to the French deconstruction of community in the work of Derrida and Nancy. Nevertheles…

  • Occidental Eschatology

    Occidental Eschatology
    av Jacob Taubes

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804760294

    Occidental Eschatology, originally Jacob Taubes's doctoral thesis and the one book he published in his lifetime, seeks to renegotiate the historical synthesis and spiritual legacy of the West through the study of apocalypticism. Covering the origins…

  • Occidental Eschatology

    Occidental Eschatology
    av Jacob Taubes, David Ratmoko, Jacob Taubes

    Halvklotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804760287

    Occidental Eschatology, originally Jacob Taubes's doctoral thesis and the one book he published in his lifetime, seeks to renegotiate the historical synthesis and spiritual legacy of the West through the study of apocalypticism. Covering the origins…

  • Theological Tractates

    Theological Tractates
    av Erik Peterson

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804769686

    The essays in Theological Tractates were published between 1925 and 1937, during which time Erik Peterson converted from Protestantism to Roman Catholicism. They deal with a range of theological topics—from the thought of Protestant theologian…

  • Theological Tractates

    Theological Tractates
    av Erik Peterson, Michael Hollerich, Erik Peterson

    Halvklotband - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804769679

    The essays in Theological Tractates were published between 1925 and 1937, during which time Erik Peterson converted from Protestantism to Roman Catholicism. They deal with a range of theological topics—from the thought of Protestant theologian…

  • The Belated Witness

    The Belated Witness
    av Michael G. Levine

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804755559

    The Belated Witness stakes out an original place within the field of recent work on the theory and practice of literary writing after the Holocaust. Drawing in productive and unsettling ways from converging work in history, philosophy, psychoanalysi…

  • The Belated Witness

    The Belated Witness
    av Michael G. Levine

    Halvklotband - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804730808

    The Belated Witness stakes out an original place within the field of recent work on the theory and practice of literary writing after the Holocaust. Drawing in productive and unsettling ways from converging work in history, philosophy, psychoanalysi…

  • I Am the Truth

    I Am the Truth
    av Michel Henry

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804737807

    A part of the “return to religion” now evident in European philosophy, this book represents the culmination of the career of a leading phenomenological thinker whose earlier works trace a trajectory from Marx through a genealogy of psych…

  • Husserl?s Phenomenology

    Husserl?s Phenomenology
    av Dan Zahavi

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804745468

    It is commonly believed that Edmund Husserl (1859-1938), well known as the founder of phenomenology and as the teacher of Heidegger, was unable to free himself from the framework of a classical metaphysics of subjectivity. Supposedly, he never aband…

  • The Crossing of the Visible

    The Crossing of the Visible
    av Jean-Luc Marion

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804733922

    Painting, according to Jean-Luc Marion, is a central topic of concern for philosophy, particularly phenomenology. For the question of painting is, at its heart, a question of visibility—of appearance. As such, the painting is a privileged case…

  • The Crossing of the Visible

    The Crossing of the Visible
    av Jean-Luc Marion, James K. A. Smith, Jean-Luc Marion

    Halvklotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804733915

    Painting, according to Jean-Luc Marion, is a central topic of concern for philosophy, particularly phenomenology. For the question of painting is, at its heart, a question of visibility—of appearance. As such, the painting is a privileged case…

  • Sediments of Time

    Sediments of Time
    av Reinhart Koselleck

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503605961

    Sediments of Time features the most important essays by renowned German historian Reinhart Koselleck not previously available in English, several of them essential to his theory of history. The volume sheds new light on Koselleck's crucial concerns,…

  • Sediments of Time

    Sediments of Time
    av Reinhart Koselleck

    Halvklotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503601512

    Sediments of Time features the most important essays by renowned German historian Reinhart Koselleck not previously available in English, several of them essential to his theory of history. The volume sheds new light on Koselleck's crucial concerns,…

  • The Implicated Subject

    The Implicated Subject
    av Michael Rothberg

    Halvklotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804794114

    When it comes to historical violence and contemporary inequality, none of us are completely innocent. We may not be direct agents of harm, but we may still contribute to, inhabit, or benefit from regimes of domination that we neither set up nor cont…

  • The Implicated Subject

    The Implicated Subject
    av Michael Rothberg

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503609594

    When it comes to historical violence and contemporary inequality, none of us are completely innocent. We may not be direct agents of harm, but we may still contribute to, inhabit, or benefit from regimes of domination that we neither set up nor cont…

  • From Cult to Culture

    From Cult to Culture
    av Jacob Taubes

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804739849

    After launching his career with the 1947 publication of his dissertation, Occidental Eschatology, Jacob Taubes spent the early years of his career as a fellow and then professor at various American institutions, including Harvard, Princeton, and Col…

  • Desire and Distance

    Desire and Distance
    av Renaud Barbaras

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804746458

    Desire and Distance constitutes an important new departure in contemporary phenomenological thought, a rethinking and critique of basic philosophical positions concerning the concept of perception presented by Husserl and Merleau-Ponty, though it de…

  • Desire and Distance

    Desire and Distance
    av Renaud Barbaras, Paul B. Milan, Renaud Barbaras

    Halvklotband - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804746441

    Desire and Distance constitutes an important new departure in contemporary phenomenological thought, a rethinking and critique of basic philosophical positions concerning the concept of perception presented by Husserl and Merleau-Ponty, though it de…

  • The Literary in Theory

    The Literary in Theory
    av Jonathan D. Culler

    Halvklotband - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804753739

    Has theory neglected literature? Often literary and cultural theory, which goes by the nickname "Theory," has seemed to be the theory of everything except literature: theory of language, of sexuality, of history, of the body, of the psyche, of meani…

  • The Literary in Theory

    The Literary in Theory
    av Jonathan Culler

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804753746

    Has theory neglected literature? Often literary and cultural theory, which goes by the nickname "Theory," has seemed to be the theory of everything except literature: theory of language, of sexuality, of history, of the body, of the psyche, of meani…

  • The Antigone Complex

    The Antigone Complex
    av Cecilia Sjoholm

    Halvklotband - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804748926

    What if psychoanalysis had chosen Antigone rather than Oedipus? This book traces the relation between ethics and desire in important philosophical texts that focus on femininity and use Antigone as their model. It shows that the notion of feminine d…

  • The Present Alone is Our Happiness, Second Edition

    The Present Alone is Our Happiness, Second Edition
    av Pierre Hadot

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804775434

    One of the most influential historians of ancient philosophy of the past half-century, Pierre Hadot was adept at using ancient philosophers to illuminate the relevance of their ideas to contemporary life. This new edition of The Present Alone is Our…

  • Empathic Vision

    Empathic Vision
    av Jill Bennett

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804751711

    This book analyzes contemporary visual art produced in the context of conflict and trauma from a range of countries, including Colombia, Northern Ireland, South Africa, and Australia. It focuses on what makes visual language unique, arguing that the…

  • Empathic Vision

    Empathic Vision
    av Jill Bennett

    Halvklotband - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804750745

    This book analyzes contemporary visual art produced in the context of conflict and trauma from a range of countries, including Colombia, Northern Ireland, South Africa, and Australia. It focuses on what makes visual language unique, arguing that the…

  • Religion and Cultural Memory

    Religion and Cultural Memory
    av Jan Assmann

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804745239

    In ten brilliant essays, Jan Assmann explores the connections between religion, culture, and memory. Building on Maurice Halbwachs's idea that memory, like language, is a social phenomenon as well as an individual one, he argues that memory has a cu…

  • Religion and Cultural Memory

    Religion and Cultural Memory
    av Jan Assmann, Rodney Livingstone, Jan Assmann

    Halvklotband - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804745222

    In ten brilliant essays, Jan Assmann explores the connections between religion, culture, and memory. Building on Maurice Halbwachs's idea that memory, like language, is a social phenomenon as well as an individual one, he argues that memory has a cu…

  • The Impertinent Self

    The Impertinent Self
    av Josef Fruchtl

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804757362

    The Impertinent Self provides a philosophical and cultural theory of modernity by constructing a parallel between the philosophical self and the hero figure found in certain cinematic genres. Früchtl argues that modernity is not unified and should b…

  • The Impertinent Self

    The Impertinent Self
    av Josef Fruchtl, Sarah L. Kirkby, Josef Fruchtl

    Halvklotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804757355

    The Impertinent Self provides a philosophical and cultural theory of modernity by constructing a parallel between the philosophical self and the hero figure found in certain cinematic genres. Früchtl argues that modernity is not unified and should b…

  • Figures of Possibility

    Figures of Possibility

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503631045

    From medieval contemplation to the early modern cosmopoetic imagination, to the invention of aesthetic experience, to 19th century decadent literature, and to early 20th century essayistic forms of writing and film, Niklaus Largier shows that mystic…

  • Figures of Possibility

    Figures of Possibility

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503630437

    From medieval contemplation to the early modern cosmopoetic imagination, to the invention of aesthetic experience, to 19th century decadent literature, and to early 20th century essayistic forms of writing and film, Niklaus Largier shows that mystic…

  • World and Life as One

    World and Life as One
    av Martin B. J. Stokhof

    Halvklotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804742214

    This book explores in detail the relation between ontology and ethics in the early work of Ludwig Wittgenstein, notably the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus and, to a lesser extent, the Notebooks 1914-1916. Self-contained and requiring no prior knowle…

  • World and Life as One

    World and Life as One
    av Martin Stokhof

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804742221

    This book explores in detail the relation between ontology and ethics in the early work of Ludwig Wittgenstein, notably the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus and, to a lesser extent, the Notebooks 1914-1916. Self-contained and requiring no prior knowle…

  • Mother Folly

    Mother Folly
    av Françoise Davoine, Judith G. Miller, Françoise Davoine

    Halvklotband - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804782777

    If your mentally ill patient dies, are you to blame? For Dr. Françoise Davoine, a Parisian psychoanalyst, this question becomes disturbingly real as one of her patients commits suicide on the eve of All Saints' Day. She herself has a crisis, as she…

  • Mother Folly

    Mother Folly
    av Francoise Davoine

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804782784

    If your mentally ill patient dies, are you to blame? For Dr. Françoise Davoine, a Parisian psychoanalyst, this question becomes disturbingly real as one of her patients commits suicide on the eve of All Saints' Day. She herself has a crisis, as she…

  • The Far Reaches

    The Far Reaches
    av Michael D. Gubser

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804792523

    When future historians chronicle the twentieth century, they will see phenomenology as one of the preeminent social and ethical philosophies of its age. The phenomenological movement not only produced systematic reflection on common moral concerns s…

  • The Far Reaches

    The Far Reaches
    av Michael Gubser

    Halvklotband - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804790659

    When future historians chronicle the twentieth century, they will see phenomenology as one of the preeminent social and ethical philosophies of its age. The phenomenological movement not only produced systematic reflection on common moral concerns s…

  • Outlaw Justice

    Outlaw Justice
    av Theodore W. Jennings

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804785174

    This book offers a close reading of Romans that treats Paul as a radical political thinker by showing the relationship between Paul's perspective and that of secular political theorists. Turning to both ancient political philosophers (Plato, Aristot…

  • Outlaw Justice

    Outlaw Justice
    av Theodore W., Jr. Jennings

    Halvklotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804785167

    This book offers a close reading of Romans that treats Paul as a radical political thinker by showing the relationship between Paul's perspective and that of secular political theorists. Turning to both ancient political philosophers (Plato, Aristot…

  • The Legend of Freud

    The Legend of Freud
    av Samuel Weber

    Halvklotband - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804731201

    "Psychoanalysis is dead!" Again and again this obituary is pronounced, with ever-increasing conviction in newspapers and scholarly journals alike. But the ghost of Freud and his thought continues to haunt those who would seal the grave. The Legend o…

  • The Legend of Freud

    The Legend of Freud
    av Samuel Weber

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804731218

    "Psychoanalysis is dead!" Again and again this obituary is pronounced, with ever-increasing conviction in newspapers and scholarly journals alike. But the ghost of Freud and his thought continues to haunt those who would seal the grave. The Legend o…

  • Philosophy and Melancholy

    Philosophy and Melancholy
    av Ilit Ferber

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804785204

    This book traces the concept of melancholy in Walter Benjamin's early writings. Rather than focusing on the overtly melancholic subject matter of Benjamin's work or the unhappy circumstances of his own fate, Ferber considers the concept's implicatio…

  • Philosophy and Melancholy

    Philosophy and Melancholy
    av Ilit Ferber

    Halvklotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804785198

    This book traces the concept of melancholy in Walter Benjamin's early writings. Rather than focusing on the overtly melancholic subject matter of Benjamin's work or the unhappy circumstances of his own fate, Ferber considers the concept's implicatio…

  • Reading Derrida / Thinking Paul

    Reading Derrida / Thinking Paul
    av Theodore W., Jr. Jennings

    Halvklotband - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804752671

    This book explores the interweaving of several of Derrida’s characteristic concerns with themes that Paul explores in Romans. It argues that the central concern of Romans is with the question of justice, a justice that must be thought outside…

  • Reading Derrida / Thinking Paul

    Reading Derrida / Thinking Paul
    av Theodore W. Jennings

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804752688

    This book explores the interweaving of several of Derrida’s characteristic concerns with themes that Paul explores in Romans. It argues that the central concern of Romans is with the question of justice, a justice that must be thought outside…

  • Comparing the Incomparable

    Comparing the Incomparable
    av Marcel Detienne, Janet Lloyd, Marcel Detienne

    Halvklotband - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804757492

    In Comparing the Incomparable, Marcel Detienne challenges the cordoning off of disciplines that prevent us from asking trans-cultural questions that would permit one society to shed light on another. Some years ago, he undertook the study of "constr…

  • Comparing the Incomparable

    Comparing the Incomparable
    av Marcel Detienne

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804757508

    In Comparing the Incomparable, Marcel Detienne challenges the cordoning off of disciplines that prevent us from asking trans-cultural questions that would permit one society to shed light on another. Some years ago, he undertook the study of "constr…

  • Freud and the Institution of Psychoanalytic Knowledge

    Freud and the Institution of Psychoanalytic Knowledge
    av Sarah Winter

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804733069

    How did psychoanalytic knowledge attain a dual status both as common sense about the "inner life" among the educated and as seemingly indispensable psychological expertise during the first half of the twentieth century? Combining approaches from lit…

  • Freud and the Institution of Psychoanalytic Knowledge

    Freud and the Institution of Psychoanalytic Knowledge
    av Sarah Winter

    Halvklotband - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804733052

    How did psychoanalytic knowledge attain a dual status both as common sense about the "inner life" among the educated and as seemingly indispensable psychological expertise during the first half of the twentieth century? Combining approaches from lit…

  • The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy

    The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy
    av Ian Balfour

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804745062

    The Romantic era in England and Germany saw a sudden renewal of prophetic modes of writing. Biblical prophecy and, to a lesser extent, classical oracle again became viable models for poetry and even for journalistic prose. Notably, this development…

  • The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy

    The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy
    av Ian Balfour

    Halvklotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804742313

    The Romantic era in England and Germany saw a sudden renewal of prophetic modes of writing. Biblical prophecy and, to a lesser extent, classical oracle again became viable models for poetry and even for journalistic prose. Notably, this development…

  • The Ends of Mourning

    The Ends of Mourning
    av Alessia Ricciardi

    Halvklotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804747769

    The Ends of Mourning explores from an interdisciplinary perspective the contemporary crisis of mourning. In an age skeptical of history and memory, we relate to the past only as a spectacle, a product to be consumed in the cultural marketplace. The…

  • The Ends of Mourning

    The Ends of Mourning
    av Alessia Ricciardi

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804747776

    The Ends of Mourning explores from an interdisciplinary perspective the contemporary crisis of mourning. In an age skeptical of history and memory, we relate to the past only as a spectacle, a product to be consumed in the cultural marketplace. The…

  • In the Self's Place

    In the Self's Place
    av Jean-Luc Marion

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762915

    In the Self's Place is an original phenomenological reading of Augustine that considers his engagement with notions of identity in Confessions. Using the Augustinian experience of confessio, Jean-Luc Marion develops a model of selfhood that examines…

  • In the Self's Place

    In the Self's Place
    av Jean-Luc Marion, Jeffrey L. Kosky, Jean-Luc Marion

    Halvklotband - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762908

    In the Self's Place is an original phenomenological reading of Augustine that considers his engagement with notions of identity in Confessions. Using the Augustinian experience of confessio, Jean-Luc Marion develops a model of selfhood that examines…

  • A Finite Thinking

    A Finite Thinking
    av Jean-Luc Nancy

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804739016

    This book is a rich collection of philosophical essays radically interrogating key notions and preoccupations of the phenomenological tradition. While using Heidegger's Being and Time as its permanent point of reference and dispute, this collection…

  • A Finite Thinking

    A Finite Thinking
    av Jean-Luc Nancy, Simon Sparks, Jean-Luc Nancy

    Halvklotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804739009

    This book is a rich collection of philosophical essays radically interrogating key notions and preoccupations of the phenomenological tradition. While using Heidegger's Being and Time as its permanent point of reference and dispute, this collection…

  • Political Memory and the Aesthetics of Care

    Political Memory and the Aesthetics of Care

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503630123

    With this nuanced and interdisciplinary work, political theorist Mihaela Mihai tackles several interrelated questions: How do societies remember histories of systemic violence? Who is excluded from such histories' cast of characters? And what are th…

  • Political Memory and the Aesthetics of Care

    Political Memory and the Aesthetics of Care

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503629325

    With this nuanced and interdisciplinary work, political theorist Mihaela Mihai tackles several interrelated questions: How do societies remember histories of systemic violence? Who is excluded from such histories' cast of characters? And what are th…

  • The Event and Its Terrors

    The Event and Its Terrors
    av Stuart McLean

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804744409

    The Event and its Terrors undertakes a critical reimagining of one of the major events of Irish history—the Great Famine of the 1840s—and of its subsequent legacies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, past and present, it considers the…

  • The Event and Its Terrors

    The Event and Its Terrors
    av Stuart Mclean

    Halvklotband - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804744393

    The Event and its Terrors undertakes a critical reimagining of one of the major events of Irish history—the Great Famine of the 1840s—and of its subsequent legacies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, past and present, it considers the…

  • The Confession of Augustine

    The Confession of Augustine
    av Jean-Francois Lyotard

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804737937

    This remarkable posthumous work by one of the leading philosophers of the twentieth century engages Augustine's Confessions, one of the major canonical works of world literature and the very paradigm of autobiography as a definable genre of writing.…

  • The Confession of Augustine

    The Confession of Augustine
    av Jean-Francois Lyotard, Richard Beardsworth, Jean-Francois Lyotard

    Halvklotband - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804737920

    This remarkable posthumous work by one of the leading philosophers of the twentieth century engages Augustine's Confessions, one of the major canonical works of world literature and the very paradigm of autobiography as a definable genre of writing.…

  • Theodor Adorno and the Century of Negative Identity

    Theodor Adorno and the Century of Negative Identity
    av Eric Oberle

    Halvklotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804799249

    Identity has become a central feature of national conversations: identity politics and identity crises are the order of the day. We celebrate identity when it comes to personal freedom and group membership, and we fear the power of identity when it…

  • Theodor Adorno and the Century of Negative Identity

    Theodor Adorno and the Century of Negative Identity
    av Eric Oberle

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503606067

    Identity has become a central feature of national conversations: identity politics and identity crises are the order of the day. We celebrate identity when it comes to personal freedom and group membership, and we fear the power of identity when it…

  • The Speculative Remark

    The Speculative Remark
    av Jean-Luc Nancy

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804737142

    This work, by one of the most innovative and challenging of contemporary thinkers, pivots on a Remark added by Hegel in 1831 to the second edition of his Science of Logic. As a model of close reading applied both to philosophical texts and the makin…

  • The Speculative Remark

    The Speculative Remark
    av Jean-Luc Nancy, Céline Surprenant, Jean-Luc Nancy

    Halvklotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804737135

    This work, by one of the most innovative and challenging of contemporary thinkers, pivots on a Remark added by Hegel in 1831 to the second edition of his Science of Logic. As a model of close reading applied both to philosophical texts and the makin…

  • Warped Mourning

    Warped Mourning
    av Alexander Etkind

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804773935

    After Stalin's death in 1953, the Soviet Union dismantled the enormous system of terror and torture that he had created. But there has never been any Russian ban on former party functionaries, nor any external authority to dispense justice. Memorial…

  • Warped Mourning

    Warped Mourning
    av Alexander Etkind

    Halvklotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804773928

    After Stalin's death in 1953, the Soviet Union dismantled the enormous system of terror and torture that he had created. But there has never been any Russian ban on former party functionaries, nor any external authority to dispense justice. Memorial…

  • An Atheism that Is Not Humanist Emerges in French Thought

    An Atheism that Is Not Humanist Emerges in French Thought
    av Stefanos Geroulanos

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762991

    French philosophy changed dramatically in the second quarter of the twentieth century. In the wake of World War I and, later, the Nazi and Soviet disasters, major philosophers such as Kojève, Levinas, Heidegger, Koyré, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, and Hyp…

  • An Atheism that Is Not Humanist Emerges in French Thought

    An Atheism that Is Not Humanist Emerges in French Thought
    av Stefanos Geroulanos

    Halvklotband - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762984

    French philosophy changed dramatically in the second quarter of the twentieth century. In the wake of World War I and, later, the Nazi and Soviet disasters, major philosophers such as Kojève, Levinas, Heidegger, Koyré, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, and Hyp…