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  1. The Future of Philosophy

    Towards the Twenty First Century

    Edited by Oliver Leaman

    Where is philosophy going? Are we entering a post-philosophy millenium? The Future of Philosophy presents the notion of what the future of philosophy is as a crucial concept, since it allows us to speculate not only on the future, but also on the past. Eleven clear and concise essays consider a...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Virtual Futures

    Cyberotics, Technology and Posthuman Pragmatism

    Edited by Joan Broadhurst Dixon, Eric Cassidy

    Virtual Futures explores the ideas that the future lies in its ability to articulate the consequences of an increasingly synthetic and virtual world. New technologies like cyberspace, the internet, and Chaos theory are often discussed in the context of technology and its potential to liberate or in...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Hegel After Derrida

    Edited by Stuart Barnett

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    Hegel After Derrida provides a much needed insight not only into the importance of Hegel and the importance of Derrida's work on Hegel, but also the very foundations of postmodern and deconstructionist thought. It will be essential reading for all those engaging with the work of Derrida and Hegel...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  4. On Being With Others

    Heidegger, Wittgenstein, Derrida

    By Simon Glendinning

    On Being With Others is an outstanding exploration of this key philosophical question. Simon Glendinning shows how traditional positions in the philosophy of mind can do little to rebuff the accusation that in fact we have little claim to have knowledge of minds other than our own.On Being With...

    Published February 19th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Complexity and Postmodernism

    Understanding Complex Systems

    By Paul Cilliers

    In Complexity and Postmodernism, Paul Cilliers explores the idea of complexity in the light of contemporary perspectives from philosophy and science. Cilliers offers us a unique approach to understanding complexity and computational theory by integrating postmodern theory (like that of Derrida and...

    Published February 12th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Textures of Light

    Vision and Touch in Irigaray, Levinas and Merleau Ponty

    By Cathryn Vasseleu

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    Textures of Light draws on the work of Luce Irigaray, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Emmanuel Levinas to present an outstanding and ground breaking study of the vital importance of light in Western thought. Since Plato's allegory of the cave, light and the role of sight have been accorded a unique...

    Published February 5th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Post-Secular Philosophy

    Between Philosophy and Theology

    Edited by Philip Blond

    From Nietzsche to the present, the Western philosophical tradition has been dominated by a secular thinking that has dismissed discussion of God as largely irrelevant. In recent years however, the issue of theology has returned to spark some of the most controversial debates within contemporary...

    Published December 11th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Heidegger and the Political

    By Miguel de Beistegui

    Series: Thinking the Political

    Recent studies of Heidegger's involvement with National Socialism have often presented Heidegger's philosophy as a forerunner to his political involvement. This has occured often to the detriment of the highly complex nature of Heidegger's relation to the political. Heidegger and the Political...

    Published November 13th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Strong Hermeneutics

    Contingency and Moral Identity

    By Nicholas H. Smith

    Recent years have seen a resurgence of interest in ethics, particularly in the approaches of deconstruction and hermeneutics. At the same time, questions of identity have risen to prominence in philosophy and beyond into cultural studies and literature. Strong Hermeneutics is a clear and accessible...

    Published August 28th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Blanchot

    Extreme Contemporary

    By Leslie Hill

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    Blanchot provides a compelling insight into one of the key figures in the development of postmodern thought. Although Blanchot's work is characterised by a fragmentary and complex style, Leslie Hill introduces clearly and accessibly the key themes in his work. He shows how Blanchot questions the...

    Published July 3rd 1997 by Routledge