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  1. On Heidegger's Being and Time

    By Simon Critchley, Reiner Schürmann

    Edited by Steven Levine

    On Heidegger's Being and Time is an outstanding exploration of Heidegger's most important work by two major philosophers. Simon Critchley argues that we must see Being and Time as a radicalization of Husserl's phenomenology, particularly his theories of intentionality, categorial intuition, and the...

    Published June 30th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Things Merely Are

    Philosophy in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens

    By Simon Critchley

    This book is an invitation to read poetry. Simon Critchley argues that poetry enlarges life with a range of observation, power of expression and attention to language that eclipses any other medium. In a rich engagement with the poetry of Wallace Stevens, Critchley reveals that poetry also contains...

    Published February 11th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Laclau

    A Critical Reader

    Edited by Simon Critchley, Oliver Marchart

    Laclau: A Critical Reader is the first full-length critical appraisal of Laclau's work and includes contributions from several leading philosophers and theorists. The first section examines Laclau's theory that the contest between universalism and particularism provides much of the philosophical...

    Published August 26th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Very Little ... Almost Nothing

    Death, Philosophy and Literature, 2nd Edition

    By Simon Critchley

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    Very Little ... Almost Nothing puts the question of the meaning of life back at the centre of intellectual debate. Its central concern is how we can find a meaning to human finitude without recourse to anything that transcends that finitude. A profound but secular meditation on the theme of death,...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Humor

    By Simon Critchley

    Series: Routledge filosofie

    Humor is een fascinerend, prachtig geschreven en komisch boek over wat homor ons kan vertellen over onze menselijke natuur.Van de oudheid tot aan de moderne tijd en puttend uit het werk van een breed scala aan auteurs, in het bijzonder Swift, Sterne, Shaftesbury, Bergson, Beckett en Freud, keert...

    Published November 21st 2002 by Routledge

  6. On Humour

    By Simon Critchley

    Series: Thinking in Action

    Does humour make us human, or do the cats and dogs laugh along with us? On Humour is a fascinating, beautifully written and funny book on what humour can tell us about being human. Simon Critchley skilfully probes some of the most perennial but least understood aspects of humour, such as our...

    Published May 31st 2002 by Routledge

  7. Deconstruction and Pragmatism

    By Simon Critchley, Jacques Derrida, Ernesto Laclau, Richard Rorty

    Edited by Chantal Mouffe

    Deconstruction and pragmatism constitute two of the major intellectual influences on the contemporary theoretical scene; influences personified in the work of Jacques Derrida and Richard Rorty. Both Rortian pragmatism, which draws the consequences of post-war developments in Anglo-American...

    Published September 5th 1996 by Routledge

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