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Spinoza and the Politics of Freedom

Spinoza and the Politics of Freedom

Dan Taylor

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474478397
eISBN:
9781474496209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474478397.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Taking as its starting point the formative role of fear in Spinoza’s thought, this book argues that Spinoza’s vision of human freedom and power is realised socially and collectively. It presents a ... More

The Harvard Lectures of Alfred North Whitehead, 1925-1927General Metaphysical Problems of Science

The Harvard Lectures of Alfred North Whitehead, 1925-1927: General Metaphysical Problems of Science

Brian G. Henning

Joseph Petek and George Lucas (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474416931
eISBN:
9781474496308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474416931.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This second volume of the Critical Edition of Whitehead covers Whitehead’s second and third years of lectures at Harvard University and Radcliffe College. It reveals the development of his philosophy ... More

Affect and Attention After Deleuze and WhiteheadEcological Attunement

Affect and Attention After Deleuze and Whitehead: Ecological Attunement

Russell J. Duvernoy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474466912
eISBN:
9781474496162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474466912.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The book develops a process metaphysical conception of subjectivity from the work of Gilles Deleuze and Alfred North Whitehead. This alters existential orientations towards affect and attention in ... More

Biopolitics, Materiality and Meaning in Modern European Drama

Biopolitics, Materiality and Meaning in Modern European Drama

Hedwig Fraunhofer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474467438
eISBN:
9781474491051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474467438.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Mapping the -- not always chronological -- trajectory from representationalist-naturalist theatre (Strindberg, Sartre) to the theatre of the historical avant-garde (Brecht, Artaud), this book puts ... More

Distributed Cognition in Victorian Culture and Modernism

Distributed Cognition in Victorian Culture and Modernism

Miranda Anderson, Peter Garratt, and Mark Sprevak (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474442244
eISBN:
9781474491075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442244.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book brings together 11 essays by international specialists in Victorian culture and modernism. The volume opens with a general introduction to distributed cognition that also sets out its ... More

PlacemakingA New Materialist Theory of Pedagogy

Placemaking: A New Materialist Theory of Pedagogy

Tara Page

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474428774
eISBN:
9781474490986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474428774.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

‘Where are you from?’ This question often refers to someone’s birthplace, childhood home or a place that holds significance. The location that is offered in response to this question is more than a ... More

Hölderlin's Philosophy of Nature

Hölderlin's Philosophy of Nature

Rochelle Tobias (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474454155
eISBN:
9781474484923
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474454155.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In an age of climate change, the work of the decidedly philosophical poet Friedrich Hölderlin has gained renewed urgency in its emphasis on the forces of nature that produce life and at the same time ... More

Music, Philosophy and Gender in Nancy, Lacoue-Labarthe, Badiou

Music, Philosophy and Gender in Nancy, Lacoue-Labarthe, Badiou

Sarah Hickmott

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474458313
eISBN:
9781474491020
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474458313.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book looks at the way music is used, characterised and understood in the work of Nancy, Labarthe and Badiou. Despite the differences in their philosophical-theoretical positions, they all invoke ... More

Politics, Ontology and Knowledge in Spinoza

Politics, Ontology and Knowledge in Spinoza

Alexandre Matheron

Filippo Del Lucchese, David Maruzzella, and Gil Morejón (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474440103
eISBN:
9781474484961
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474440103.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Alexandre Matheron (1926–2020) worked and wrote substantially on the 17th century philosopher Benedict de Spinoza beginning with the publication of his influential 1969 masterpiece Individu et ... More

The Responsibility to UnderstandHermeneutical Contours of Ethical Life

The Responsibility to Understand: Hermeneutical Contours of Ethical Life

Theodore George

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474467636
eISBN:
9781474484930
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474467636.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Few topics have received broader attention within contemporary philosophy than that of responsibility. Current interest in such questions of responsibility draw on a broad range of approaches and ... More

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