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  1. 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 18th 1998 by Routledge

  2. 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 11th 1998 by Routledge

  3. 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 4th 1998 by Routledge

  4. 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 10th 1997 by Routledge

  5. 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 12th 1997 by Routledge

  6. 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 27th 1997 by Routledge

  7. 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 2nd 1997 by Routledge

  8. On Jean-Luc Nancy

    The Sense of Philosophy

    Edited by Darren Sheppard, Simon Sparks, Colin Thomas

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    This is the first book to consider the increasing importance of Jean-Luc Nancy's work, which has influenced key thinkers such as Jacques Derrida. All his major works have been translated into English, yet until now little has been made available on his place in contemporary philosophy.By showing...

    Published June 25th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Deleuze and Philosophy

    The Difference Engineer

    Edited by Keith Ansell-Pearson, Keith Ansell Pearson

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    The work of Gilles Deleuze has had an impact far beyond philosophy. He is among Foucault and Derrida as one of the most cited of all contemporary French thinkers. Never a student 'of' philosophy, Deleuze was always philosophical and many influential poststructuralist and postmodernist texts can...

    Published June 11th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Nietzsche and the Political

    By Daniel Conway

    Series: Thinking the Political

    In this study Daniel Conway shows how Nietzsche's political thinking bears a closer resemblance to the conservative republicanism of his predecessors than to the progressive liberalism of his contemporaries. The key contemporary figures such as Habermas, Foucault, McIntyre, Rorty and Rawls are also...

    Published December 11th 1996 by Routledge