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  • 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, María 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, María Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Good Morning Blues

    Good Morning Blues
    av Count Basie

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517901431

    Count Basie was one of America's pre-eminent and influential jazz pianists, bandleaders, and composers, known for such classics as "Jumpin' at the Woodside," "Goin' to Chicago Blues," "Sent for You Yesterday and Here You Come Today," and "One O'Cloc…

  • 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. Bíos-his first book to be translated into English-builds on two decades of highly regarded thought, including his thesis that the modern i…

  • 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…

  • 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. household…

  • 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 Uexküll 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 Uexküll embarks on a remarkable exploration of the unique social and physical environments that individual a…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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,…

  • 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 pos…

  • Prosthesis

    Prosthesis
    av David Wills

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517911553

    An examination of the presumed opposition between the natural human body and artificial inanimate objectsProsthesis is a landmark work in posthuman thought that analyzes and explores the human body as a technology, seamlessly integrated (both physic…

  • Clang

    Clang
    av Jacques Derrida

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816691524

    A new translation of Derrida’s groundbreaking juxtaposition of Hegel and Genet, forcing two incompatible discourses into dialogue with each other Jacques Derrida’s famously challenging book Glas puts the practice of philosophy and the ve…

  • Clang

    Clang
    av Jacques Derrida

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816691500

    A new translation of Derrida’s groundbreaking juxtaposition of Hegel and Genet, forcing two incompatible discourses into dialogue with each other Jacques Derrida’s famously challenging book Glas puts the practice of philosophy and the ve…

  • Anthropocene Poetics

    Anthropocene Poetics
    av David Farrier

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517906269

    How poetry can help us think about and live in the Anthropocene by reframing our intimate relationship with geological time The Anthropocene describes how humanity has radically intruded into deep time, the vast timescales that shape the Earth syste…

  • Anthropocene Poetics

    Anthropocene Poetics
    av David Farrier

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517906252

    How poetry can help us think about and live in the Anthropocene by reframing our intimate relationship with geological time The Anthropocene describes how humanity has radically intruded into deep time, the vast timescales that shape the Earth syste…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Speech Begins after Death

    Speech Begins after Death
    av Michel Foucault

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816683222

    In 1968, Michel Foucault agreed to a series of interviews with critic Claude Bonnefoy, which were to be published in book form. Bonnefoy wanted a dialogue with Foucault about his relationship to writing rather than about the content of his books. Th…

  • 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

    Pocket - 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…

  • Bleak Joys

    Bleak Joys
    av Matthew Fuller

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905521

    A philosophical and cultural distillation of the bleak joys in today’s ambivalent ecologies and patterns of life Bleak Joys develops an understanding of complex entities and processes—from plant roots to forests to ecological damage and…

  • Bleak Joys

    Bleak Joys
    av Matthew Fuller

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905538

    A philosophical and cultural distillation of the bleak joys in today’s ambivalent ecologies and patterns of life Bleak Joys develops an understanding of complex entities and processes—from plant roots to forests to ecological damage and…

  • 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…

  • Radioactive Ghosts

    Radioactive Ghosts
    av Gabriele Schwab

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907822

    A pioneering examination of nuclear trauma, the continuing and new nuclear peril, and the subjectivities they generate Amid resurgent calls for widespread nuclear energy and “limited nuclear war,” the populations that must live with the…

  • Radioactive Ghosts

    Radioactive Ghosts
    av Gabriele Schwab

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907839

    A pioneering examination of nuclear trauma, the continuing and new nuclear peril, and the subjectivities they generate Amid resurgent calls for widespread nuclear energy and “limited nuclear war,” the populations that must live with the…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 o…

  • 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 o…

  • 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

    Pocket - 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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, Vilém Flusser uses this question as a springboard to dive into a literal and a philosophical ocean. “The…

  • 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, Vilém Flusser uses this question as a springboard to dive into a literal and a philosophical ocean. “The…

  • 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,…

  • 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,…

  • 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 “object…

  • 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 “object…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Thinking Plant Animal Human

    Thinking Plant Animal Human
    av David Wood

    Pocket - 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…

  • Aesthesis and Perceptronium

    Aesthesis and Perceptronium
    av Alexander Wilson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517906597

    A new speculative ontology of aesthetics In Aesthesis and Perceptronium, Alexander Wilson presents a theory of materialist and posthumanist aesthetics founded on an original speculative ontology that addresses the interconnections of experience, cog…

  • Aesthesis and Perceptronium

    Aesthesis and Perceptronium
    av Alexander Wilson

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517906603

    A new speculative ontology of aesthetics In Aesthesis and Perceptronium, Alexander Wilson presents a theory of materialist and posthumanist aesthetics founded on an original speculative ontology that addresses the interconnections of experience, cog…

  • 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 t…

  • 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 t…

  • 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 François 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 François Laruelle, the promulgator of non-standard philosophy. Laruelle, who was born in 1937, has recently gai…

  • Our Grateful Dead

    Our Grateful Dead

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517911416

    An award-winning exploration of the presence of the dead in the lives of the living A common remedy after suffering the loss of a loved one is to progress through the “stages of grief,” with “acceptance” as the final stage in…

  • Our Grateful Dead

    Our Grateful Dead

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517911409

    An award-winning exploration of the presence of the dead in the lives of the living A common remedy after suffering the loss of a loved one is to progress through the “stages of grief,” with “acceptance” as the final stage in…

  • 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 S…

  • 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 S…

  • Variations on Media Thinking

    Variations on Media Thinking
    av Siegfried Zielinski

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907082

    A diverse, enriching volume of media analysis from a pioneering thinker in the field Expanding on Siegfried Zielinski’s groundbreaking inquiry into “deep time” of the media, the essays in Variations on Media Thinking further the em…

  • Variations on Media Thinking

    Variations on Media Thinking
    av Siegfried Zielinski

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907075

    A diverse, enriching volume of media analysis from a pioneering thinker in the field Expanding on Siegfried Zielinski’s groundbreaking inquiry into “deep time” of the media, the essays in Variations on Media Thinking further the em…

  • The Probiotic Planet

    The Probiotic Planet
    av Jamie Lorimer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909215

    Assesses a promising new approach to restoring the health of our bodies and our planet Most of us are familiar with probiotics added to milk or yogurt to improve gastrointestinal health. In fact, the term refers to any intervention in which life is…

  • The Probiotic Planet

    The Probiotic Planet
    av Jamie Lorimer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909208

    Assesses a promising new approach to restoring the health of our bodies and our planet Most of us are familiar with probiotics added to milk or yogurt to improve gastrointestinal health. In fact, the term refers to any intervention in which life is…

  • 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 N…

  • 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 N…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 mista…

  • 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 mista…

  • 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 equal…

  • 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 equal…

  • 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 “quest…

  • 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 “quest…

  • 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 pl…