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- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 55.00 US$ 44.00
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$ 74.99
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...
- Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 359.00
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$ 179.00
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
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... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2014; US$ 65.00
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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00
An intense genealogical reconstruction of Camus's political thinking challenging the philosophical import of his writings as providing an alternative, aesthetic understanding of politics, political action and freedom outside and against the nihilistic categories of modern political philosophy and the contemporary politics of contempt and terrorisms more...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 179.00
This book explores the thought of Alexius Meinong, a philosopher known for his unconventional theory of reference and predication. The chapters cover a natural progression of topics, beginning with the origins of Gegenstandstheorie , Meinong?s theory of objects, and his discovery of assumptions as a fourth category of mental states to supplement... more...