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A History of Scottish Philosophy

A History of Scottish Philosophy

Alexander Broadie

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748616275
eISBN:
9780748652471
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748616275.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

There has never been a full-length history of Scottish Philosophy. Yet Scotland has an immensely rich philosophical tradition that is justly famous for the works of several towering philosophical ... More

Hume's Sceptical Enlightenment

Hume's Sceptical Enlightenment

Ryu Susato

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780748699803
eISBN:
9781474416207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699803.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

David Hume (1711–1776) remains one of the most equivocal thinkers in eighteenth-century Europe. Some emphasise his conservatism because of his criticism of rationalism in morals and of the social ... More

Iconoclastic TheologyGilles Deleuze and the Secretion of Atheism

Iconoclastic Theology: Gilles Deleuze and the Secretion of Atheism

F. LeRon Shults

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748684137
eISBN:
9780748697151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748684137.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Gilles Deleuze consistently hammered away at icons, overturning pretentious images taken as true copies of ideal models. He was particularly critical of religious figures. In What is Philosophy? ... More

The Idea of Commercial Society in the Scottish Enlightenment

The Idea of Commercial Society in the Scottish Enlightenment

Christopher J. Berry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748645329
eISBN:
9780748693788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748645329.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The book examines the writings of the Scottish Enlightenment, focusing on their conception of a commercial society. This focus captures both what the Scottish Enlightenment is now best known for as ... More

The Idea of Continental Philosophy

The Idea of Continental Philosophy

Simon Glendinning

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748624706
eISBN:
9780748671885
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624706.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The idea of Continental Philosophy has never been properly explained in philosophical terms. This book attempts finally to succeed where others have failed, although not by giving an account of its ... More

Immanence - Deleuze and Philosophy

Immanence - Deleuze and Philosophy

Miguel de Beistegui

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638307
eISBN:
9780748671816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638307.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book identifies the original impetus and the driving force behind Deleuze's philosophy as a whole and the many concepts it creates. It seeks to extract the inner consistency of Deleuze's thought ... More

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

InterpassivityThe Aesthetics of Delegated Enjoyment

Interpassivity: The Aesthetics of Delegated Enjoyment

Robert Pfaller

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474422925
eISBN:
9781474434997
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474422925.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Interpassivity is a widespread, but mostly unacknowledged form of cultural behavior. It consists in letting others (other people, or animals, machines etc.) not work, but consume in one’s place. When ... More

Interventions in Contemporary ThoughtHistory, Politics, Aesthetics

Interventions in Contemporary Thought: History, Politics, Aesthetics

Gabriel Rockhill

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474405355
eISBN:
9781474422321
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474405355.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

With the aim of rethinking the state and stakes of contemporary theory, Gabriel Rockhill critically works through some of the most important recent philosophical writings on the intertwined topics of ... More

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