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The Blackwell Guide to Continental Philosophy / Edition 1

The Blackwell Guide to Continental Philosophy / Edition 1

by Robert Solomon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631221247

ISBN-13: 9780631221241

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: Wiley

The Blackwell Guide to Continental Philosophy is an accessible but sophisticated introduction to the most important figures in Continental philosophy in the last 200 years.

  • Presents a definitive introduction to the core figures and topics of continental philosophy.
  • Contains newly commissioned essays, all of which are

Overview

The Blackwell Guide to Continental Philosophy is an accessible but sophisticated introduction to the most important figures in Continental philosophy in the last 200 years.

  • Presents a definitive introduction to the core figures and topics of continental philosophy.
  • Contains newly commissioned essays, all of which are written by internationally distinguished scholars.
  • Provides a solid foundation for further study.
  • Subjects include Hegel, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Marx and Marxism, Nietzsche, Husserl and Phenomenology, Heidegger, Sartre, critical theory, Habermas, Gadamer, Foucault, Derrida, postmodernism, and French feminism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631221241
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Series:
Blackwell Philosophy Guides Series, #24
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
7.04(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors.

Introduction: Robert C. Solomon (University of Texas at Austin).

1. G. W. F. Hegel: The Phenomenology of Spirit: Stephen Houlgate (University of Warwick).

2. Arthur Schopenhauer: Noël Carroll (University of Wisconsin-Madison).

3. Soren Kierkegaard: David E. Cooper (University of Durham).

4. Karl Marx: Douglas Kellner (University of Califonia, Los Angeles).

5. Friedrich Nietzsche: Robert C. Solomon (University of Texas at Austin).

6. Edmund Husserl and Phenomenology: Sean Kelly (Princeton University).

7. Martin Heidegger: J. E. Malpas (University of Tasmania).

8. Jean-Paul Sartre: David Sherman (University of Montana, Missoula).

9. Critical Theory: David Sherman (University of Montana, Missoula).

10. Jurgen Habermas and Hans-Georg Gadamer: David Ingram (Loyola University of Chicago).

11. Michel Foucault: Robert Wicks (University of Auckland).

12. Jacques Derrida: John Coker (University of Southern Alabama).

13. Postmodernism: Steven Best (University of Texas at El Paso) and Douglas Kellner (University of Califonia, Los Angeles).

14. French Feminism: Mary Beth Mader (University of Memphis) and Kelly Oliver (State University of New York at Stony Brook).

Conclusion: What Now for Continental Philosophy?: Robert C. Solomon (University of Texas at Austin).

Index.

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