Books tagged: heidegger

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Essays on Modern Art: Hannah Wilke
Price: Free! Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Essay » Political
Koolhaas’s rich exploration of the body, blood, psychiatry and language in the work of Hannah Wilke leads to a question: should men be banned from art? This anniversary essay comes with expansive introductory material that elucidates how male hegemony suppresses women’s creativity with labels such as ‘narcissism’, and yet retreats behind ‘rationality’ to manage anxieties about menstruation.
Language As Disclosure
Price: Free! Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015 by Elliott Slaughter. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Carolyn Norman Slaughter’s study probes the ways that language “works” in the literature of five American modernist authors. Slaughter’s purpose, opposing the Derridean project of Deconstruction, is to recover the first-order importance and power of language, its radical effects, as set out in the philosophy of Martin Heidegger where language works to disclose, reveal, unfold (Erschließen).
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm
Price: Free! Words: 53,650. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Technology
This book offers dizzying and breakneck theories on subjects including digital identity, transhumanism, and blue-chip art celebrities. The introductions outline Koolhaas’s regrounding methodology, poetics, call for Theory Celebrities, and politics of infolution, along with comprehensive interpretations that allow students to choose material without feeling pressured to grasp everything at once.
Iliad ad Nihilum: Psychê, Conscience, Wonder
You set the price! Words: 224,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Paragon of warrior valor, or, à la Shakespeare, “idol of idiot worshippers”? This study contends that The Iliad, authored by an ironic sixth century Athenian, unfolds a revolutionary critique of the martial aristocracy. Achilles is undone by his own curse of pothê upon the Achaeans, exposed to an experience of thauma, or wonder, at Patroclus’ psychê, in the first glimmerings of conscience.
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Essay » Literature
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.
Fenomenologia de Heidegger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
En su obra más importante e influyente, Ser y tiempo (1927), Heidegger se preocupó de lo que consideraba la cuestión filosófica (y humana) esencial: ¿Qué es ser? Esto le llevaba a la pregunta, qué clase de ser (Sein) tienen los seres humanos. Y también a reflexionar sobre la esencialidad de la palabra, la verdad, la nada y todo el conjunto óntico y metafísico que nos referencia con el Ser.
The Poetry of Keats: Language and Experience
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Keats is foremost among the English poets who gives utterance to the poets’ experience with language and with no understanding of this, much of his poetic output remains a mystery. This is the first study of Keats to do real justice to him as both poet and philosopher.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (a fusion of discrete aphorisms, apothegms and apologues) which depicts a "boiling pot of philosophy" with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
Ontologia y Metafisica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
La metafisica es la rama de la filosofía que se ocupa de la naturaleza de la realidad última. La metafísica está dividida en ontología, que tiene que ver con la cuestión de cómo muchos tipos fundamentales de entidades componen el universo, y la propia metafísica, que se ocupa de describir los rasgos más generales de la realidad.
Essays in Social Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 71,600. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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A collection of philosophical essays about Nietzsche, Heidegger, Marx, electronic music, Adorno and topics in artificial intelligence