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  • Capitalism and Desireby Todd McGowan

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 34.99

    Why is capitalism so resilient? Despite creating vast inequalities and propping up reactionary world regimes, capitalism has many passionate defenders. But Todd McGowan argues that capitalism does not thrive because of what it withholds from some and gives to others with power. Capitalism dominates because it mimics the structure of our desire while... more...

  • Death and Masteryby Benjamin Y Fong

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 59.99

    The first philosophers of the Frankfurt School famously turned to the psychoanalytic theories of Sigmund Freud to supplement their Marxist analyses of ideological subjectification. Since the collapse of their proposed marriage of Marx and Freud,” psychology and social theory have grown increasingly apart to the impoverishment of both. Returning to... more...

  • Adorno's Theory of Philosophical and Aesthetic Truthby Owen Hulatt

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 59.99

    Owen Hulatt seeks to deepen our understanding of Theodor W. Adorno’s theory of truth and the nonidentical and his claim that both philosophy and artworks are capable of being true. Hulatt sees Adorno’s theory of philosophical and aesthetic truth as unified. For Adorno, truth is produced when rhetorical texture” combines with cognitive performance,”... more...

  • Left-Wing Melancholiaby Enzo Traverso

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 34.99

    The fall of the Berlin Wall marked the end of the Cold War but also the rise of a melancholic vision of history as a series of losses. For the political left, the cause lost was communism, and this trauma determined how leftists wrote the next chapter in their political struggle and how they have thought about their past since. Throughout the twentieth... more...

  • Grundbegriffe der analytischen Philosophieby Peter Prechtl

    J.B. Metzler 2016; US$ 10.03

    Analytische Philosophie in rund 500 Stichwörtern. Sie gilt als eine der wichtigsten Strömungen der Gegenwartsphilosophie: Welche Konzepte liegen der analytischen Philosophie zugrunde? Wer sind neben Frege, Wittgenstein, Searle und Davidson die einflussreichsten Vertreter? Der Nachschlageband stellt die wichtigsten Philosophen vor und erläutert die... more...

  • Communication and Expressionby Philip Hogh; Antonia Hofstätter

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 43.99

    A systematic reconstruction of Adorno’s philosophy of language in the framework of contemporary linguistic philosophy. more...

  • The Everything Guide to Understanding Philosophyby Kenneth Shouler

    Adams Media 2008; US$ 11.99

    Complex ideas explained in everyday language! Is there life after death? Are euthanasia, suicide, or stem cell research ethical acts? Does the use of performance enhancers in sports constitute cheating? These are the types of philosophical questions people face today. Philosophy is not a dead set of doctrines--it's a living body of knowledge that... more...

  • Philosophy of Mindby Jaegwon Kim

    Avalon Publishing 2010; US$ 52.00

    The philosophy of mind has long been part of the core philosophy curriculum, and this book is the classic, comprehensive survey of the subject. Designed as an introduction to the field for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students, Philosophy of Mind focuses on the mindbody problem and related issues, some touching on the status of psychology... more...

  • The Kantian Foundation of Schopenhauer's Pessimismby Dennis Vanden Auweele

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book connects Schopenhauer’s philosophy with transcendental idealism by exploring the distinctly Kantian roots of his pessimism. By clearly discerning four types of coming to knowledge, it demonstrates how Schopenhauer’s epistemology can enlighten this connection with other areas of his philosophy. The individual chapters in this book discuss... more...

  • Hegel and Scepticismby Jannis Kozatsas; Georges Faraklas; Stella Synegianni; Klaus Vieweg

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 91.99

    In der Reihe Hegel-Jahrbuch Sonderband (bis 2013 Hegel-Forschungen ) werden Monographien, Editionen und Sammelbände publiziert, die Hegels philosophisches Werk und das seiner Schüler analysieren. Dabei wird zugleich die Aktualität der hegelschen Gedankenwelt diskutiert, wobei auch Bezüge zu anderen Wissenschaftsdisziplinen Beachtung... more...