Books tagged: modernity

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Pourquoi tout n'a-t-il pas déjà disparu ?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Le texte de ce carnet est un inédit de Jean Baudrillard.
Pagan
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You set the price! Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Based on a true story, set in Sydney in the 1950s, Pagan is about the new music, the new migrations and the old magick. First published in 1990, it was described as brilliantly written and a narrative tour-de-force. This new ebooks edition has Afterwords by the author.
Descartes' Devil: Three Meditations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,680. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Essay » Literature
"Descartes’ Devil" is a moving and beautifully constructed book that opens our eyes to the fantasy, humor, and imagination of Descartes. Grünbein’s thought-provoking reflections on the poetry and modernity of the philosopher — this man "chosen to set the course for all of us" — are heightened and made whole by his own playful poems, which conclude each meditation.
Il concetto creativo e dialettico dello Spirito nei "Dialoghi Italiani" di Giordano Bruno.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 368,980. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Il testo comprende un confronto fra la tradizione dei testi aristotelici della "Metafisica", "Fisica" e "Il cielo" ed i testi in volgare di Giordano Bruno, analizza i testi bruniani giungendo alla scoperta del principio dell'infinito creativo e doppiamente dialettico e presenta una panoramica delle principali interpretazioni fornite al pensiero bruniano durante l'800 ed il '900.
The Selkie Secret
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Vanna Leisa MacAllister has everything going for herself. Until she finds out an unsettling past that she had no idea even existed.