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Traversing the Imaginary
In recent years, Richard Kearney has emerged as a leading figure in the field of continental philosophy, widely recognized for his work in the areas... Les mer
Freedom and Nature
This volume, the first part of Paul Ricoeur's Philosophy of the Will, is an eidetics, carried out within carefully imposed phenomenological... Les mer
Of Death and Dominion
Death is the opposite not of life, but of power. And as such, Mohammed Bamyeh argues in this original work, death has had a great and largely... Les mer
From Text to Action
With his writings on phenomenology, psychoanalysis, Marxism, ideology, and religion, Paul Ricoeur has single-handedly redefined and revitalized the... Les mer
Paul Ricoeur was one of the foremost interpreters and translators of Edmund Husserl's philosophy. These nine essays present Ricoeur's... Les mer
The Gadamer Reader
The German volume Gadamer Lesebuch [A Gadamer Reader] (1997), selected and edited by Jean Grondin in consultation with Hans-Georg Gadamer himself,... Les mer
A phenomenal critical success when first produced by Western Theatre Conspiracy in 2004, Omniscience is much more than a murder mystery set in a... Les mer
The Technology of Journalism
From the printing press to the telegraph to the camera and beyond, technology has always been tied closely to journalism. In The Technology of... Les mer
The Death of the Detective: A Novel
A madman is on the loose in the city. Alone and on the verge of psychic collapse, detective Arnold Magnuson follows clues in murder's... Les mer
A Thing of This World
At a time when the analytic/continental split dominates contemporary philosophy, this ambitious work offers a careful and clear-minded way to bridge... Les mer
Guy Davenport: Postmodern and After
Guy Davenport (1927-2005), an American writer of fiction, poetry, criticism, and essays, a translator, painter, intellectual, and teacher, brought a... Les mer
This handsome book captures in words and pictures the powerful emotions that circled around one man in Chicago in the early 1980's: Harold... Les mer
Eight Plays - Performace Texts
The plays of Arthur Schnitzler have in recent years come to be recognized as masterpieces of modernism. This collection presents the most accurate... Les mer
And Other Stories
Stories within stories, a few contemporary fables, a hint of the narrative complexity of Borges, a whiff of the gritty realism of pre- and... Les mer
Hegel and the Arts
That aesthetics is central to Hegel's philosophical enterprise is not widely acknowledged, nor has his significant contribution to the discipline... Les mer
Traversing the Imaginary
In recent years, Richard Kearney has emerged as a leading figure in the field of continental philosophy, widely recognized for his work in the areas... Les mer
Heidegger and the Will
The problem of the will has long been viewed as central to Heidegger's later thought. In the first book to focus on this problem, Bret W. Davis... Les mer
Man from Nebraska: A Play
A luxury sedan, a church pew, a cafeteria table, a favorite TV show, and visits to a nursing home form the comfortable cycles of the dull daily life... Les mer
Visions of Violence
Nazi Germany's book burnings, its campaign against "degenerate art," and its persecution of experimental artists pushed the avant garde... Les mer
Tycho Brahe’s Path to God
Though best known for his editing and posthumous publication of his friend Franz Kafka's writing, Max Brod was a major novelist in his own right.... Les mer
Unmarried Women - Stories
Matilde Serao is widely regarded as the most successful Italian woman journalist of the nineteenth century as well as being an important writer of... Les mer
Esther Regina - A Bakhtinian Reading
Readers and scholars often question the inclusion of the Book of Esther in the canon. Where, they wonder, do the book's flagrant displays of... Les mer
Waiting for Gautreaux
On his thirty-ninth birthday in 1966, Alexander Polikoff, a volunteer ACLU attorney and partner in a Chicago law firm, met some friends to discuss a... Les mer
History and Truth
In this volume, Paul Ricoeur investigates the antinomy between history and truth, or between historicity and meaning. He argues that history has... Les mer