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Continental Realism and Its Discontents

Marie-Eve Morin


A new realist movement in continental philosophy has emerged to challenge philosophical approaches and traditions ranging from transcendental and speculative idealism to phenomenology and deconstruction for failing to do justice to the real world as it is ‘in itself’, that is, as independent of the structures of human consciousness, experience, and language. This volume presents a collection of essays that take up the challenge of realism from a variety of historical and contemporary philosophical perspectives. This volume includes essays that engage the fundamental presuppositions and conclus ... More

Keywords: Speculative Realism, object-oriented ontology, Kant, Schelling, phenomenology, pessimism, feminism, deconstruction, correlationism

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Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781474421140
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2018 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421140.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Marie-Eve Morin, editor
University of Alberta

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