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  • Huis clos de Jean-Paul Sartre (Analyse approfondie)by Etienne Meunier;

    Primento Digital 2017; US$ 7.99

    Retrouvez dans cette analyse approfondie de Huis clos  de Jean-Paul Sartre tout ce que vous devez savoir sur cette oeuvre classique ! Huis clos  met en scène trois morts qui se retrouvent dans ce qu'ils décrivent comme l'enfer : une pièce dont ils ne peuvent pas s'échapper, condamnés à rester ensemble pour l'éternité, et dans laquelle il n'y... more...

  • The Sociology of Intellectualsby Simon Susen; Patrick Baert

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 52.58

    This volume offers an unprecedented account of recent and future developments in the sociology of intellectuals. It presents a critical exchange between two leading contemporary social theorists, Patrick Baert and Simon Susen, advancing debates at the cutting edge of scholarship on the changing role of intellectuals in the increasingly interconnected... more...

  • The Phenomenology of Henry Jamesby Paul B. Armstrong

    The University of North Carolina Press 2017; US$ 29.99 US$ 25.49

    Armstrong suggests that James's perspective is essentially phenomenological--that his understanding of the process of knowing, the art of fiction, and experience as a whole coincides in important ways with the ideas of the leading phenomenologists. He examines the connections between phenomenology's theory of consciousness and existentialism's analyses... more...

  • The Palgrave Handbook of the Afterlifeby Yujin Nagasawa; Benjamin Matheson

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 183.45

    This unique Handbook provides a sophisticated, scholarly overview of the most advanced thought regarding the idea of life after death. Its comprehensive coverage encompasses historical, religious, philosophical and scientific thinking. Starting with an overview of ancient thought on the topic,  The Palgrave Handbook of the Afterlife  examines... more...

  • Differencesby Emily Anne Parker; Anne van Leeuwen

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 34.99

    The essays in this volume seek to resituate the work of Simone de Beauvoir and Luce Irigaray both historically and in light of the demands of contemporary feminist theory by examining unexplored aspects of their thought. Authors also highlight the commonalties in thought between the two philosophers, articulating points of dialogue in logic, ethics,... more...

  • Kierkegaard After the Genomeby Ada S. Jaarsma

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 92.49

    This book brings Søren Kierkegaard’s nineteenth-century existentialist project into our contemporary age, applying his understanding of “freedom” and “despair” to science and science studies, queer, decolonial and critical race theory, and disability studies. The book draws out the materialist dimensions of belief, examining the existential dynamics... more...

  • Philosophizing Madness from Nietzsche to Derridaby Angelos Evangelou

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 97.84

    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...

  • Buddhist Existentialismby Robert Miller

    Shogam Publications 2017; US$ 15.99

    This book provides an outline of the Buddhist shunyata principle (the inherent emptiness of all phenomena), and presents a Western philosophical base by which to logically support its integration into the western mindset. Buddhim and Western philosophy are surprisingly compatible. Buddhist Existentialism outlines the influence of existentialists, such... more...

  • The Concept of the Animal and Modern Theories of Artby Roni Grén

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book examines the importance of the animal in modern art theory, using classic texts of modern aesthetics and texts written by modern artists to explore the influence of the human-animal relationship on nineteenth and twentieth century artists and art theorists. The book is unique due to its focus on the concept of the animal, rather than on... more...

  • A Companion to Simone de Beauvoirby Laura Hengehold; Nancy Bauer

    Wiley 2017; US$ 195.00 US$ 175.50

    The work of Simone de Beauvoir has endured and flowered in the last two decades, thanks primarily to the lasting influence of The Second Sex on the rise of academic discussions of gender, sexuality, and old age. Now, in this new Companion dedicated to her life and writings, an international assembly of prominent scholars, essayists, and leading... more...