Are We In Time? (Northwestern University Topics in Historical Philosophy Series): And Other Essays on Time and Temporality

Are We In Time? (Northwestern University Topics in Historical Philosophy Series): And Other Essays on Time and Temporality

by Charles M. Sherover
     
 

Essays convey the full and varied signifigance of time for human life and thought
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Essays convey the full and varied signifigance of time for human life and thought

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810119451
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Series:
Topics in Historical Philosophy Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Charles M. Sherover is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Hunter College. He is the author/editor of The Human Experience of Time (Northwestern, 2001), and the author of Heidegger, Kant, and Time (Indiana, 1971) and Time, Freedom, and the Common Good (SUNY, 1989). He has also translated Rousseau's Social Contract (Harper & Row, 1984). Sherover was recently given the 2002 Josiah Royce Award by the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy.
Gregory R. Johnson received his Ph.D. in philosophy from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. He currently teaches in the Swedenborgian House of Studies at the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California.

Table of Contents

Preface by Gregory R. Johnson
Part I: First Considerations
1. The Concept of Time in Western Thought
2. Talk of Time
Part II: A Kantian Rethinking of Some Kant
3. The Question of Noumenal Time
4. Time and Ethics: How Is Morality Possible?
5. Experiential Time and the Religious Concern
Part III: Metaphysics as if Time Matters
6. Are We IN Time?
7. Perspectivity and the Principle of Continuity
8. Res Cogitans: The Time of Mind
9. Toward Experiential Metaphysics: Radical Temporalism
Part VI: Time, Freedom, and the Common Good
10. The Temporality of the Common Good: Futurity and Freedom
11. The Process of Polity

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