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Mental Language: From Plato to William of Ockham

Mental Language

From Plato to William of Ockham

US$74.99

This book offers a history of the idea that human thought is structured like a language, from Plato...

The Diary of Prisoner 17326: A Boy's Life in a Japanese Labor Camp

The Diary of Prisoner 17326

A Boy's Life in a Japanese Labor Camp

US$29.99

In this moving memoir a young man comes of age in an age of violence, brutality, and war. Recounting...

Ghost-Watching American Modernity: Haunting, Landscape, and the Hemispheric Imagination

Ghost-Watching American Modernity

Haunting, Landscape, and the Hemispheric Imagination

US$54.99

Ghost-watching American Modernity explores the intersections of haunting and space in nineteenth-...

Being Brains: Making the Cerebral Subject

Being Brains

Making the Cerebral Subject

US$59.99

Sketches the history of the belief that human beings are essentially their brains, and documents and...

Sacred Shelter: Thirteen Journeys of Homelessness and Healing

Sacred Shelter

Thirteen Journeys of Homelessness and Healing

US$29.99

Thirteen formerly homeless New Yorkers tell their life stories, describing their joys as well as...

Celebricities: Media Culture and the Phenomenology of Gadget Commodity Life

Celebricities

Media Culture and the Phenomenology of Gadget Commodity Life

US$27.99

A phenomenological account of the forms of life characteristic of late capitalism--including...

City of Gods: Religious Freedom, Immigration, and Pluralism in Flushing, Queens

City of Gods

Religious Freedom, Immigration, and Pluralism in Flushing, Queens

US$34.99

City of Gods is a history and ethnography of Flushing, Queens in New York City. An important site in...

The Death of the Book: Modernist Novels and the Time of Reading

The Death of the Book

Modernist Novels and the Time of Reading

US$24.99

An examination of the ways major modernist novels use the physical book to track the passing of time...

Foucault's Critical Ethics
US$54.99

Argues that Michel Foucault's account of power provides a inescapable framework for ethics. Traces...

Dissonance: Auditory Aesthetics in Ancient Greece

Dissonance

Auditory Aesthetics in Ancient Greece

US$54.99

An overview and descriptions of the auditory commitments of ancient Greek song, drama, and acoustic...