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  • The Invention of the Visibleby Patrick Vauday; Jared Bly

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2017; US$ 38.99

    Working at the margins of aesthetics and politics, Patrick Vauday challenges the dominant assumptions of our mediatized society and its disposition towards images. This challenge does not advocate eliminating images altogether, but rather entreats us to see them in a different light. more...

  • Reclaiming Civilizationby Brendan Myers

    John Hunt Publishing 2017; US$ 9.99

    How civilization leads us to the meaning of life, not by discovery, but by invention. more...

  • Mobile Media Technologies and Poiēsisby Justin Michael Battin

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 95.22

    This book intertwines phenomenological fieldwork with a wide range of Heidegger’s writings to explore how our everyday uses of mobile media technologies permit a unique avenue to rediscover poiēsis , our creative cultivation that is simultaneously a bringing forth, a revealing. Shining a light on poiēsis better allows us to see how human beings... more...

  • Consecutive Interpretingby Alexander V. Kozin

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 102.36

    This book sheds light on the phenomenon of consecutive interpreting. It combines phenomenological and empirical analyses to build a communication theory of interpreting. The author begins by reviewing mainstream research on consecutive interpreting and then dissociates himself from it, conducting a three-tier analysis of interpreting data. He concludes... more...

  • Wittgenstein's Anthropological Philosophyby Gunter Gebauer

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.13

    This book explores how Wittgenstein’s personal life provided more of a reference point for his philosophical work than has been previously thought. Focusing on two key phases in Wittgenstein’s life during which he dramatically changed his philosophical orientation and reinvented both his intellectual methods and himself, the author presents and alternative... more...

  • Sam Hannigan's Woof Weekby Alan Nolan

    The O'Brien Press 2017; US$ 7.49

    Animal lover and champion Irish dancer Samantha Hannigan is having a truly woof week. She and her best friend Ajay were messing around with the Brain Swap 3000, one of her grandad’s crackpot inventions, and now Sam is stuck inside the body of her neighbours’ dog – and it’ll be days before they can change her back!   more...

  • Philosophizing Madness from Nietzsche to Derridaby Angelos Evangelou

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.13

    Drawing connections between madness, philosophy and autobiography, this book addresses the question of how Nietzsche's madness might have affected his later works. It also explores why continental philosophy after Nietzsche is so fascinated with madness, and how it (re)considers, (re)evaluates and (re)valorizes madness. To answer these questions,... more...

  • Theories of the Logosby Ermanno Bencivenga

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.13

    This book offers insight into the nature of meaningful discourse. It presents an argument of great intellectual scope written by an author with more than four decades of experience. Readers will gain a deeper understanding into three theories of the logos: analytic, dialectical, and oceanic. The author first introduces and contrasts these three theories.... more...

  • From Conventionalism to Social Authenticityby Hans Bernhard Schmid; Gerhard Thonhauser

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.13

    This edited volume offers a new approach to understanding social conventions by way of Martin Heidegger. It connects the philosopher's conceptions of the anyone, everydayness, and authenticity with an analysis and critique of social normativity. Heidegger’s account of the anyone is ambiguous. Some see it as a good description of human sociality, others... more...

  • Colours in the development of Wittgenstein’s Philosophyby Marcos Silva

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 117.66

    This book presents and discusses the varying and seminal role which colour plays in the development of Wittgenstein’s philosophy. Having once said that “Colours spur us to philosophize”, the theme of colour was one to which Wittgenstein returned constantly throughout his career. Ranging from his Notebooks, 1914-1916 and the  Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus ... more...