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Immanence and the Vertigo of PhilosophyFrom Kant to Deleuze

Immanence and the Vertigo of Philosophy: From Kant to Deleuze

Christian Kerslake

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748635900
eISBN:
9780748671823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635900.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

One of the terminological constants in the philosophical work of Gilles Deleuze is the word ‘immanence’, and it has therefore become a foothold for those wishing to understand exactly what ‘Deleuzian ... More

The Inner Life of a Rational AgentIn Defence of Philosophical Behaviourism

The Inner Life of a Rational Agent: In Defence of Philosophical Behaviourism

Rowland Stout

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623433
eISBN:
9780748652501
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623433.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book provides an up-to-date version of behaviourism, although not a form of behaviourism that denies the existence of consciousness, free will, rationality, etc., nor aims to reduce these to ... More

The Invention of a PeopleHeidegger and Deleuze on Art and the Political

The Invention of a People: Heidegger and Deleuze on Art and the Political

Janae Sholtz

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780748685356
eISBN:
9781474412445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748685356.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

The Invention of a People explores the residual relation between Heidegger’s thought and Deleuze’s novelty. Contextualising the problematic of a people-to-come within a larger political and ... More

Julia Kristeva and Feminist Thought

Julia Kristeva and Feminist Thought

Birgit Schippers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748640898
eISBN:
9780748671830
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640898.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Julia Kristeva's writings on the female subject and on feminist politics continue to trouble many of her readers; as yet, there exists no unified response to her ideas in contemporary feminism. Julia ... More

Kant's Aesthetic EpistemologyForm and World

Kant's Aesthetic Epistemology: Form and World

Fiona Hughes

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748621224
eISBN:
9780748652327
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748621224.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Drawing on resources from both the analytical and continental traditions, this book argues that a comprehension of Immanuel Kant's aesthetics is necessary for grasping the scope and force of his ... More

Lacan Deleuze Badiou

Lacan Deleuze Badiou

A.J. Bartlett, Justin Clemens, and Jon Roffe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780748682058
eISBN:
9780748697168
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682058.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

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The Lesser Evil

The Lesser Evil

Michael Ignatieff

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748618729
eISBN:
9780748671892
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748618729.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Must we fight terrorism with terror and torture with torture? Must we sacrifice civil liberty to protect public safety? In the age of terrorism, this book argues that we must not shrink from the use ... More

Levinas and the PostcolonialRace, Nation, Other

Levinas and the Postcolonial: Race, Nation, Other

John E. Drabinski

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641031
eISBN:
9780748652617
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641031.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

What can we learn from reading Levinas alongside postcolonial theories of difference? With that question in view, this book undertakes readings of Gayatri Spivak, Homi Bhabha, Édouard Glissant, and ... More

The Morality of Peacekeeping

The Morality of Peacekeeping

Daniel H. Levine

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748675890
eISBN:
9780748697199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748675890.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

International peacekeeping is one of the primary ways that global and regional institutions, such as the United Nations and the African Union, respond to conflict, violence, instability, and human ... More

The Myth of Evil

The Myth of Evil

Phillip Cole

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748622009
eISBN:
9780748671908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622009.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book explores a contradiction at the heart of modern thought about what it is to be human: the belief that human beings cannot commit a radically evil act purely for its own sake, and the ... More

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