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- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 27.95 US$ 25.43
Aboutness has been studied from any number of angles. Brentano made it the defining feature of the mental. Phenomenologists try to pin down the aboutness-features of particular mental states. Materialists sometimes claim to have grounded aboutness in natural regularities. Attempts have even been made, in library science and information theory, to... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 39.99
Acoustic Technics, aware that digital and computer embedded technologies produce data that today can be transformed into acoustic images, notes the transformations these phenomena imply for a diverse set of practices, such as music, communication, medical diagnosis, and scientific knowledge. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan UK 2011; US$ 84.96
Since the pioneering work of Donald Davidson on action, many philosophers have taken critical stances on his causal account. This book criticizes Davidson's event-causal view of action, and offers instead an agent causal view both to describe what an action is and to set a framework for how actions are explained. more...
- Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 248.72
These essays document the progress of phenomenology as an ongoing, vibrant movement in the century since its inception, and illustrate its advance in both the range of topics presented here and the disciplinary and geographical diversity of the contributors. more...
- UPA 2009; US$ 35.99
This book reverses the fundamental tenet of phenomenology-that all consciousness is intentional (that is, directed toward an object). Mitscherling rehabilitates the pre-modern concepts of 'intentional being' and 'formal causality' in the construction of a comprehensive phenomenological analysis of embodiment, aesthetic experience, interpretation of... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2014; US$ 119.46
The project of naturalizing human consciousness/experience has made great technical strides (e.g., in mapping areas of brain activity), but has been hampered in many cases by its uncritical reliance on a dualistic ?Cartesian? paradigm (though as some of the authors in the collection point out, assumptions drawn from Plato and from Kant also play a... more...
- Indiana University Press 2015; US$ 34.99
Connecting aesthetic experience with our experience of nature or with other cultural artifacts, Aesthetics as Phenomenology focuses on what art means for cognition, recognition, and affect?how art changes our everyday disposition or behavior. Günter Figal engages in a penetrating analysis of the moment at which, in our contemplation of a work of art,... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00
Die Aufsatzsammlung geht der Frage nach der Bedeutung der Affektivität für die Ethik nach, indem sie zwei Traditionen füreinander fruchtbar macht, die sich bisher gegeneinander abgegrenzt, ja nahezu ignoriert haben: die Kant-Forschung und die Tradition der Phänomenologie. Aus zwei Gründen ist es an der Zeit, diese verfestigte Frontstellung... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 86.88
The illumination of African philosophy offered in this volume leads to the illumination of philosophy in general. Illuminating arises as an essential task of philosophy, whether African or not. What is illuminated is not already there, but is constituted at the moment of illumination. This book invites the reader to participate in the illuminating... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2014; Not Available
Written by a team of leading international scholars, The Agon of Interpretations explores the challenges and possibilities of critical intercultural hermeneutics in a globalized world. more...