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- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 27.95
Friedrich Kittler (1943?2011) combined the study of literature, cinema, technology, and philosophy in a manner sufficiently novel to be recognized as a new field of academic endeavor in his native Germany. "Media studies," as Kittler conceived it, meant reflecting on how books operate as films, poetry as computer science, and music as military equipment.... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00
This volume explores the importance of affectivity for ethics by drawing fruitfully from two different traditions that have previously tended to be kept at a maximum distance from each other: Kant research and the tradition of phenomenology. The narrower aim is to reconcile these two areas of research; the broader aim is to advance systematic inquiry... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00
Feeling, wanting, and acting are typically understood solely in terms of the individual. What does it mean, then, when we share feelings, have a common goal, or act jointly? This volume addresses the social dimension of these phenomena from diverse philosophical perspectives and from a sociological viewpoint. It reveals that sociality plays a constitutive... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 89.99
Prolegomena to a Carnal Hermeneutics introduces body politics from both Eastern and Western perspectives. Hwa Yol Jung explores Giambattista Vico's anti-Cartesiansim and covers the carnal landscapes of Martin Heidegger, Mikhail Bakhtin, Hannah Arendt, Emmanuel Levinas, Luce Irigaray, Marshall McLuhan, and transversal geophilosophy. more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 31.00
Theories of performativity and numerous cultural studies rudiments of philosophical thought in culture - such as that of Wittgenstein, Austin, or Butler - highlight the role of taking action within symbolic cultural practices. Passive shades of acting, as are currently inherent to donation, easily disappear from view. In this volume, phenomenological... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 99.99
Editors Sarah Tyson and Joshua M. Hall convene an international group of philosophical thinkers?from both inside and outside prison walls?who draw on a variety of historical figures and critical perspectives to think about prisons in our new historical era. more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 27.95
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 such as distinguishing right from wrong and explaining the status of values; it also called on philosophy... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 129.00
This volume explores Husserl?s theory of sensibility and his conceptualization of spatial and temporal constitution. The author maps the linkages between?Husserl?s ?transcendental aesthetic?, the theory of pure experience in empirio-criticism, as well as Immanuel Kant?s transcendental philosophy. The core argument in this analysis centers on the relationship... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 210.00
Ever since Parmenides, one of philosophy?s riddles has been how we are able to direct our thoughts to non?being. Erhard uses the problem of non-existence as the starting point for an analysis of Husserl?s phenomenology. He examines Husserl?s interpretation of judgments about non?being as judgments made ?under assumption? and his analysis of ?free fantasy.?... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 79.99
This study provides insight into the human desire to return to important places of our past and to establish places of memory. Drawing upon philosophers such as Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Gadamer, and Ricoeur, Janet Donohoe uses the idea of a palimpsest as a jumping-off point to explore how we make and preserve memories. more...