Books in category Philosophy – Criticism

  • Dialogics of Self the Mahabharata and Culture

    Dialogics of Self, the Mahabharata and Culture
    Lakshmi Bandlamudi

    This volume is about the interplay of several histories – that of the individual, individual's past relationship to the text, which in turn is dependent on the nature of encounters they have had in the past, and the history of the text, and …

  • Nietzsche Metaphor Religion

    Nietzsche, Metaphor, Religion
    Tim Murphy

    Presents a radically anti-foundationalist reading of Nietzsche's philosophy of religion.

  • Philosophy and Connectionist Theory

    Philosophy and Connectionist Theory
    William M. Ramsey, Stephen P. Stich, David E. Rumelhart

    This collection was designed to provide philosophers who have been working in the area of cognitive science with a forum for expressing their views on these recent developments.

  • Abstract Machines

    Abstract Machines
    Garin Dowd

    "Abstract Machines: Samuel Beckett and Philosophy after Deleuze and Guattari" is an innovative approach to the relationship of the work of Samuel Beckett to philosophy.

  • Kierkegaard s Instant

    Kierkegaard’s Instant
    David J. Kangas

    By linking Kierkegaard's thought to the tradition of Meister Eckhart, Kangas formulates the central problem of these early texts and puts them into contemporary light — can thinking hold itself open to the challenges of temporality?

  • La hermeneutica del sujeto The Hermeneutics of the Subject

    La hermeneutica del sujeto/ The Hermeneutics of the Subject
    Michel Foucault

    Estudio en torno al «cuidado de sí» a través de la descripción del modo de la subjetivación antigua y en contraste con el modo de subjetivación moderno a partir del análisis de textos de autores como Platón, Marco Aurelio, Epicuro …

  • Philosophical Genealogy An Epistemological Reconstruction of Volume 1

    Philosophical Genealogy: An Epistemological Reconstruction of …, Volume 1
    Brian Lightbody

    It is shown that genealogy is a profound, fecund and, most importantly, coherent method of philosophical and historical investigation which may produce many new discoveries in the fields of ethics and moral inquiry provided it is correctly …

  • Kant s Critique of Pure Reason 1959

    Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason (1959)
    Theodor W. Adorno, Rolf Tiedemann

    Though he is a pivotal thinker in Adorno's intellectual world, the closest Adorno came to an extended discussion of Kant are two lecture courses. This volume contains his lectures from the course on the Critique of Pure Reason.

  • Ugliness

    Ugliness
    Andrei Pop, Mechtild Widrich

    This book seeks to remedy this oversight through both broad theoretical reflection and concrete case studies of ugliness in various historical and cultural contexts.

  • Feminist Interpretations of John Rawls

    Feminist Interpretations of John Rawls
    Ruth Abbey

    In Feminist Interpretations of John Rawls, Ruth Abbey collects eight essays responding to the work of John Rawls from a feminist perspective.

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