Postphenomenology and Technoscience: The Peking University Lectures

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Maps the future of phenomenological thought, accounting for how technology expands our means of experiencing the world.
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...Ihde's way of thinking first and foremost opens intellectual doors to others.— Human Studies

"...a thought-provoking contribution to the history of twentieth-century philosophy of science and technology. Amidst all the wealth of new ideas the 'practical turn' has brought to contemporary science and technology studies in terms of reflections on scientific and technological practice, one is reminded here of theoretical offerings that go back to early twentieth-century pragmatic and phenomenological traditions still worth considering. Ihde's lectures testify to this historical turn."— Metascience

"...high marks. It is one of Ihde's best. This should create an even broader audience for his work."— Larry Hickman, author of Pragmatism as Post-Postmodernism: Lessons from John Dewey
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781438426228
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 3/5/2009
  • Series: SUNY series in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 102
  • Sales rank: 1,091,164
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.70 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Don Ihde is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Stony Brook University, State University of New York. He is the author of many books, including Experimental Phenomenology: An Introduction and Listening and Voice: Phenomenologies of Sound, Second Edition, both also published by SUNY Press.

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Table of Contents

List of Figures

1. What Is Postphenomenology?

2. Technoscience and Postphenomenology

3. Visualizing the Invisible: Imaging Technologies

4. Do Things Speak?: Material Hermeneutics

Selected Bibliography

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