El otro mundo: Los estados e imperios de la luna. Los estados e imperios del sol (Básica de Bolsillo)

El otro mundo es sin duda uno de los libros más sorprendentes de todos los tiempos, fruto de los angeles imaginación de Cyrano de Bergerac. A través de los angeles utopía, el viaje fantástico y los angeles ciencia ficción, Cyrano fustiga los vicios de su época y toma partido por las concepciones entonces más avanzadas en los angeles ciencia y l. a. filosofía.

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The Bakhtin Circle: Philosophy, Culture and Politics

By Craig Brandist

Mikhail Bakhtin and the gang of thinkers referred to as the Bakhtin Circle have had a tremendous effect on modern literary and cultural conception. Bakhtin is known as probably the major theorist at the novel as a style, and his writings on carnival in pop culture are a recurrent subject matter in cultural reports. The effect of the Circle has lately unfold into social idea, philosophy and psychology, which means a slender literary procedure is now insufficient for totally knowing the breadth in their rules. furthermore, contemporary study has revolutionised our figuring out of the paintings of the Bakhtin Circle and retranslation has proven that a number of the latest translations are considerably fallacious. it's also now transparent that the paintings of the Circle used to be the made of discussions among contributors of a rare team of students.

This is the 1st publication to collect this important new examine at the Circle, atmosphere it inside a historic and highbrow context and emphasizing the significance of the paintings of the Circle as a complete. Craig Brandist deals a brand new examine the importance of Bakhtin's legacy, and brings into clearer concentration the contribution of others within the circle--including Voloshinov, Medvedev, Pumpianskii and Kagan--whose paintings has so frequently been obscured, assessing the basic position they performed in shaping Bakhtinian thought.

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Nietzsche-Studien: Internationales Jahrbuch für die Nietzsche-Forschung, Volume 40

By Günter Abel, Werner Stegmaier

Nietzsche-Studien (Nietzsche reviews) is the world’s major physique of Nietzsche learn. It publishes contributions from all disciplines that take care of Nietzsche’s existence, paintings, and impression and that focus the relevance of his considering for present debates. The sequence isn't devoted to any specific college of idea or interpretation. It publishes works in German, English, and French, and lines essays, discussions, documentary learn, investigations of basic resources, contributions to reception stories, miscellanea, and experiences. All submissions are subjected to a double-blind peer overview approach. in addition, every one quantity within the sequence comprises indexes of basic resources, names, and secondary literature. present instructions for manuscript submissions are available on the finish of the newest volume.

Vol. forty.

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Une brève histoire de la philosophie

By Roger-Pol Droit

Où trouver l. a. vérité ? Dans les sciences, les religions, les arts Dans l. a. raison humaine ? Ou dans l. a. parole divine ? Cette vérité est-elle detailed ou a number of? Existe-t-elle vraiment, ou bien n'est-elle qu'illusion? Et si c'est une delusion, à quel besoin répond-elle? Les philosophes n'ont cessé de tourner autour de ces questions. C'est pourquoi elles servent de fil conducteur à ce voyage dans los angeles pensée, de Platon à nos jours. Vingt épisodes retracent avec clarté et allégresse ces aventures de l. a. vérité, où l'on rencontre notamment Epicure, Machiavel, Descartes, Spinoza, Voltaire, Rousseau, Kant, Marx, Nietzsche... Objectif : offrir aux débutants, du lycéen à l'honnête homme de notre temps, une approche vivante, ni pédante ni sectaire, de l'histoire de l. a. philosophie.

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Aristotle on Truth

By Dr Paolo Crivelli

Aristotle's idea of fact spans a number of parts of philosophy: philosophy of language, good judgment, ontology, and epistemology. Paolo Crivelli covers the most elements of Aristotle's perspectives on fact and falsehood during this quantity by means of reading intimately the correct passages and addressing recognized difficulties of Aristotelian semantics. even though Crivelli assesses Aristotle's idea from the perspective of contemporary analytic philosophy, his ebook can be of curiosity to a variety of scholars of historic philosophy and glossy philosophy of language in addition.

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The Prince and the Wolf: Latour and Harman at the LSE

By Graham Harman, Peter Erdélyi

The Prince and the Wolf includes the transcript of a debate which came about on fifth February 2008 on the London tuition of Economics (LSE) among the famous French sociologist, anthropologist, and thinker Bruno Latour and the Cairo-based American thinker Graham Harman.

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Deux régimes de fous. Textes et entretiens 1975-1995

By Gilles Deleuze

Édition préparée par David Lapoujade

« Le vieux fascisme si actuel et puissant qu’il soit dans beaucoup de will pay, n’est pas le nouveau problème actuel. On nous prépare d’autres fascismes. Tout un néo-fascisme s’installe par rapport auquel l’ancien fascisme fait determine de folklore (…). Au lieu d’être une politique et une économie de guerre, le néo-fascisme est une entente mondiale pour l. a. sécurité, pour l. a. gestion d’une "paix" non moins negative, avec supplier concertée de toutes les petites peurs, de toutes les petites angoisses qui font de nous autant de micro-fascistes, chargés d’étouffer chaque selected, chaque visage, chaque parole un peu distinctiveness, dans sa rue, son quartier, sa salle de cinéma. »
Gilles Deleuze, février 1977

Ce recueil est paru en 2003. Voir aussi L’Île déserte. Textes et entretiens 1953-1974.

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The Philosophy of Simondon: Between technology and individuation

By Pascal Chabot

The final twenty years have obvious an enormous elevate within the scholarly curiosity in know-how, and feature provoked new strains of concept in philosophy, sociology and cultural experiences. Gilbert Simondon (1924 - 1989) was once one among Frances's such a lot influential philosophers during this box, and a huge impact at the paintings of Gilles Deleuze and Bernard Stiegler. His paintings is simply now being translated into English. Chabot's creation to Simondon's paintings used to be released in French in 2002 and is now to be had in English for the 1st time. it's the such a lot available advisor to Simondon's very important yet frequently opaque paintings. Chabot presents an exceptional creation to Simondon, positioning him as a thinker of expertise, and he describes his conception of individuation together with his crystalline ontology. He is going directly to provide a bridge among those matters, exploring how they're similar.

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Ethics: Inventing Right and Wrong

By J. L. Mackie

This identify offers an perception into ethical skepticism of the 20 th century. the writer argues that our every-day ethical codes are an 'error conception' according to the presumption of ethical proof which, he persuasively argues, do not exist. His refutation of such proof is predicated on their metaphysical 'queerness' and the commentary of cultural relativity.

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Machiavelli's Virtue

By Harvey C. Mansfield

Uniting thirty years of authoritative scholarship through a grasp of textual element, Machiavelli's Virtue is a entire assertion at the founding father of smooth politics. Harvey Mansfield unearths the function of sects in Machiavelli's politics, his suggestion on how one can rule in a roundabout way, and the eventually partisan personality of his undertaking, and exhibits him to be the founding father of such sleek and various associations because the impersonal nation and the vigorous govt. available and stylish, this groundbreaking interpretation explains the puzzles and divulges the ambition of Machiavelli's thought.

"The e-book brings jointly essays that experience mapped [Mansfield's] paths of mirrored image over the last thirty years. . . . the floor, one could imagine, is old and standard, yet Mansfield manages to attract out a few understandings, or recognitions, jarringly new."—Hadley Arkes, New Criterion

"Mansfield's e-book greater than rewards the shut interpreting it demands."—Colin Walters, Washington Times

"[A] masterly new e-book at the Renaissance courtier, statesman and political thinker. . . . Mansfield seeks to rescue Machiavelli from liberalism's anodyne rehabilitation."—Roger Kimball, The Wall highway Journal

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