A Genealogy of Nihilism: Philosophies of Nothing and the Difference of Theology

A Genealogy of Nihilism: Philosophies of Nothing and the Difference of Theology

by Conor Cunningham, Cunningham Cono, C. Cunningham
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415276942

ISBN-13: 9780415276948

Pub. Date: 09/02/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This text re-reads Western history in the light of nihilistic logic, which pervades two millennia of Western thought. From Parmenides to Alain Badiou, via Plotinus, Avicenna, Duns Scotus, Ockham, Descartes, Spinoza,
Kant, Hegel, Heidegger, Sartre, Lacan, Deleuze and Derrida, a genealogy of nothingness can be witnessed in development, with devastating consequences

Overview

This text re-reads Western history in the light of nihilistic logic, which pervades two millennia of Western thought. From Parmenides to Alain Badiou, via Plotinus, Avicenna, Duns Scotus, Ockham, Descartes, Spinoza,
Kant, Hegel, Heidegger, Sartre, Lacan, Deleuze and Derrida, a genealogy of nothingness can be witnessed in development, with devastating consequences for the way we live.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415276948
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/02/2002
Series:
Routledge Radical Orthodoxy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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