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Crescent Moon over the RationalPhilosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee

Crescent Moon over the Rational: Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee

Stephen H. Watson

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804761253
eISBN:
9780804772990
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804761253.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Why, and in what manner, did artist Paul Klee have such a significant impact on twentieth-century thinkers? His art and his writing inspired leading philosophers to produce key texts in ... More

The Equivocation of ReasonKleist Reading Kant

The Equivocation of Reason: Kleist Reading Kant

James Phillips

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755870
eISBN:
9780804768269
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755870.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This book asks how the literary works of the German writer Heinrich von Kleist might be considered a critique and elaboration of Kantian philosophy. In 1801, the 23-year-old Kleist, attributing his ... More

Exemplarity and ChosennessRosenzweig and Derrida on the Nation of Philosophy

Exemplarity and Chosenness: Rosenzweig and Derrida on the Nation of Philosophy

Dana Hollander

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755214
eISBN:
9780804769976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755214.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This is a combined study of the philosophies of Jacques Derrida (1930–2004) and Franz Rosenzweig (1886–1929) that explores the question: How may we account for the possibility of philosophy, of ... More

The Mind-Body StagePassion and Interaction in the Cartesian Theater

The Mind-Body Stage: Passion and Interaction in the Cartesian Theater

R. Darren Gobert

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786386
eISBN:
9780804788267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786386.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book explores theater history's unexamined importance to Cartesian philosophy alongside Descartes's unexamined impact on theatre history. Put another way, it provides a new reading of mind-body ... More

On Ethics and HistoryEssays and Letters of Zhang Xuecheng

On Ethics and History: Essays and Letters of Zhang Xuecheng

Philip J. Ivanhoe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804761284
eISBN:
9780804772884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804761284.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Zhang Xuecheng (1738–1801) has primarily been read as a philosopher of history. This volume presents him as an ethical philosopher with a distinctive understanding of the aims and methods of ... More

The Problem of Distraction

The Problem of Distraction

Paul North

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775380
eISBN:
9780804778978
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775380.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

We live in an age of distraction. Contemporary analyses of culture, politics, techno-science, and psychology insist on this. They often suggest remedies for it, or ways to capitalize on it. Yet they ... More

Science and the Life-WorldEssays on Husserl's Crisis of European Sciences

Science and the Life-World: Essays on Husserl's Crisis of European Sciences

David Hyder and Hans-Jorg Rheinberger (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756044
eISBN:
9780804772945
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756044.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This book is a collection of chapters on Husserl's Crisis of European Sciences by philosophers of science and scholars of Husserl. Published and ignored under the Nazi dictatorship, Husserl's last ... More

Silencing the Demon's AdvocateThe Strategy of Descartes' Meditations

Silencing the Demon's Advocate: The Strategy of Descartes' Meditations

Ronald Rubin

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758161
eISBN:
9780804779661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758161.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book attempts to explain The Meditations (1641), a classic of Western philosophy in which Descartes tries to reach a predetermined end (“perfect certainty”) by means of a definite method (“the ... More

The Time of the CrimePhenomenology, Psychoanalysis, Italian Film

The Time of the Crime: Phenomenology, Psychoanalysis, Italian Film

Domietta Torlasco

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758024
eISBN:
9780804786775
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758024.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book interrogates the relationship between time and vision as it emerges in five Italian films from the 1960s and 1970s: Antonioni's Blow-Up and The Passenger, Bertolucci's The Spider's ... More

Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant

Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant

John McCumber

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804785457
eISBN:
9780804788533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785457.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Hegel’s critique of Kant was a turning point in the history of philosophy: for the first time, the concrete, situated, and in certain senses “naturalistic” style pioneered by Hegel confronted the ... More

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