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- Lexington Books 2016; US$ 79.99
Among the first and foremost of American continental philosophers, Alphonso Lingis refines his own thought through a topic usually deemed unworthy for philosophical examination?passion. This book shows how Lingis?s thought has not only endured over so many productive decades but how it remains vital and even continues to grow. more...
- Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 24.99
The catalyst for much of classical pragmatist political thought was the great waves of migration to the United States in the early twentieth century. José-Antonio Orosco examines the work of several pragmatist social thinkers, including John Dewey, W. E. B. Du Bois, Josiah Royce, and Jane Addams, regarding the challenges large-scale immigration brings... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 65.00
George Herbert Mead is widely considered one of the most influential American philosophers of the twentieth century, and his work remains vibrant and relevant to many areas of scholarly inquiry today. The Timeliness of George Herbert Mead brings together a range of scholars who provide detailed analyses of Mead?s importance to innovative fields... more...
- Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 25.99
Building on the work of Emmanuel Levinas, this groundbreaking book puts the phenomenological paradigm into a new perspective. Overcoming the focus on self-reflection of the thinking subject and instead arguing for the importance of sociality as responsibility for the Other, this new approach is based on inter-subjectivity and introduces a social dimension... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016; US$ 19.50
The epic wisdom contained in a lost library helps the author turn his life around John Kaag is a dispirited young philosopher at sea in his marriage and his career when he stumbles upon West Wind, a ruin of an estate in the hinterlands of New Hampshire that belonged to the eminent Harvard philosopher William Ernest Hocking. Hocking was one of the... more...
- Open Road Media 2016; US$ 0.99
This sixteenth-century religious satire by a Renaissance critic and theologian is ?a masterpiece of humor and wise irony? (Johan Huizinga, Dutch historian). At the onset of his hugely successful satire of medieval European society, Dutch scholar Desiderius Erasmus invokes the goddess Folly, daughter of Youth and Wealth, who was raised by Drunkenness... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 27.16
Johann Gottlieb Fichte?s Foundations of Natural Right represents a turning point in the philosophy of law and the state. In 14 original essays, this volume compiles a collaborative commentary that offers a differentiated interpretation of this controversial classic in legal philosophy. Ideally suited for seminar courses. more...
- Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 87.09
This important and topical volume is composed around the debt and migration crisis in Europe in 2015 (known as the Greece crisis), and written almost concurrently as the two crises developed in quick succession. The central argument here is that Europe?s present crisis suggests a post-colonial bind, or to put in stronger terms, a post-colonial destiny... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 42.99
Siegfried Kracauers Werk in seiner Breite und Originalität steht im Zentrum dieses Bandes, der in internationaler und interdisziplinärer Perspektivierung eine Vielzahl der Themen, Denkfiguren und Schreibweisen des Autors analysiert. Kaum ein Intellektueller steht wohl so konsequent und facettenreich für das 20. Jahrhundert wie Siegfried Kracauer,... more...