Philosophy & Culture


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  • Cover scan of Untimely Affects
    Untimely Affects: Gilles Deleuze And An Ethics Of Cinema
    Nadine Boljkovac - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    How do the practices of philosophy and film converge in ethical and political theory? Focusing on Alain Resnais and Chris Marker's cinemas, Boljkovac uses the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze to ask how cinema can enable us to see and act in an ethical way.
  • Cover scan of Deleuze's Difference And Repetition
    Deleuze's Difference And Repetition
    Henry Somers-Hall - Paperback - Edinburgh University Press
    When students read 'Difference and Repetition' for the first time, they face two main hurdles: the wide range of philosophical sources Deleuze draws upon and the density of his philosophical prose. Henry Somers-Hall situates Deleuze within the broader philosophical tradition and makes it clear why he develops his philosophy in the way that he does.
  • Cover scan of Deleuze's Difference And Repetition
    Deleuze's Difference And Repetition
    Henry Somers-Hall - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    When students read 'Difference and Repetition' for the first time, they face two main hurdles: the wide range of philosophical sources Deleuze draws upon and the density of his philosophical prose. Henry Somers-Hall situates Deleuze within the broader philosophical tradition and makes it clear why he develops his philosophy in the way that he does.
  • Cover scan of The Derrida Wordbook
    The Derrida Wordbook
    Maria-Daniella Dick - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) was undoubtedly one of the most influential thinkers of the 20th century. He informed debate across many varied subjects and questions, from literature and philosophy to politics, ethics, religion, aesthetics, and culture. This book offers scholars, students, and researchers an extensive glossary, providing the reader with definitions of a wide range of terms employed by, or associated with, Derrida.
  • Cover scan of Gilbert Simondon
    Gilbert Simondon: Being And Technology
    - Paperback - Edinburgh University Press
    Gilbert Simondon's work has come to prominence around the anglophone world, having been of great importance in France for many years. This collection of essays outlines the central tenets of Simondon's argument, the implication of his thought in numerous disciplines and his relationship to other thinkers, such as Heidegger and Deleuze.
  • Cover scan of Kant's Groundwork Of The Metaphysics Of Morals
    Kant's Groundwork Of The Metaphysics Of Morals
    John J. Callanan - Paperback - Edinburgh University Press
    Kant's 'Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals' is considered a standard text in the history of moral philosophy as well as a classic work of moral philosophy in its own right. This guide provides a paragraph-by-paragraph account of the main themes of Kant's moral philosophy and a clear statement of his overall philosophical aims and arguments.
  • Cover scan of Kant's Groundwork Of The Metaphysics Of Morals
    Kant's Groundwork Of The Metaphysics Of Morals
    John J. Callanan - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    Kant's 'Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals' is considered a standard text in the history of moral philosophy as well as a classic work of moral philosophy in its own right. This guide provides a paragraph-by-paragraph account of the main themes of Kant's moral philosophy and a clear statement of his overall philosophical aims and arguments.
  • Cover scan of Sonic Modernity
    Sonic Modernity: Representing Sound In Literature, Culture And The Arts
    Sam Halliday - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    Drawing on a wealth of primary and secondary source materials, this book describes the distinctive nature of modernity's sonic cultures, arguing controversially that they are not reducible to sound alone. In fact, they encompass representations of sound in 'other' media as well, particularly within literature yet also within cinema and painting.
  • Cover scan of Deleuze And The Non-West
    Deleuze And The Non-West
    - Paperback - Edinburgh University Press
    If Deleuzian thought belongs to the tradition of western philosophy, in what sense does the non-West regard Deleuze as a philosopher? This edited volume aims to answer this question and more.
  • Cover scan of Boy Racer Culture
    Boy Racer Culture: Youth, Masculinity And Deviance
    Karen Lumsden - Hardback - Routledge
    On the public roads boy racers are a foreboding presence, viewed with suspicion and derision by the 'respectable' motorist. This title sheds light on the boy racer phenomenon through ethnographic research with the notorious 'Bouley Basher' culture in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland, and the moral panic on the part of outside groups including the local community, police, politicians, and media.

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