Manifesto for Philosophy: Followed by Two Essays:

Manifesto for Philosophy: Followed by Two Essays: "The (Re)Turn of Philosophy Itself" and "Definition of Philosophy" / Edition 1

by Alain Badiou
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791442209

ISBN-13: 9780791442203

Pub. Date: 07/01/1999

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Contra those proclaiming the end of philosophy, Badiou aims to restore philosophical thought to the complete space of the truths that condition it.

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Contra those proclaiming the end of philosophy, Badiou aims to restore philosophical thought to the complete space of the truths that condition it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791442203
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Series:
SUNY Series, Intersections: Philosophy and Critical Theory
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188
Sales rank:
789,316
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Manifesto for Philosophy

1. Possibility

2. Conditions

3. Modernity

4. Heidegger Viewed as Commonplace

5. Nihilism?

6. Sutures

7. The Age of Poets

8. Events

9. Questions

10. Platonic Gesture

11. Generic

The (Re)turn of Philosophy Itself

Definition of Philosophy

Chapter Notes

Notes on the Translation

Bibliography

Contributors

Index

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