Routledge History of Philosophy Volume VIII: Twentieth Century Continental Philosophy

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This volume provides a broad, scholarly introduction to twentieth century continental philosophy for students of philosophy and related disciplines. It includes a glossary of technical terms.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415056298
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 1/28/1994
  • Series: Routledge History of Philosophy Series, #8
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 572
  • Lexile: 1460L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 1.31 (d)

Table of Contents

General editor's preface
Notes on contributors
Introduction 1
1 The beginnings of phenomenology: Husserl and his predecessors 5
2 Philosophy of existence 1: Heidegger 38
3 Philosophy of existence 2: Sartre 74
4 Philosophy of existence 3: Merleau-Ponty 105
5 Philosophies of religion: Marcel, Jaspers, Levinas 131
6 Philosophies of science: Mach, Duhem, Bachelard 175
7 Philosophies of Marxism: Lenin, Lukacs, Gramsci, Althusser 222
8 Critical theory: Horkheimer, Adorno, Habermas 254
9 Hermeneutics: Gadamer and Ricoeur 290
10 Italian idealism and after: Gentile, Croce and others 350
11 French structuralism and after: de Saussure, Levi-Strauss, Barthes, Lacan, Foucault 390
12 French feminist philosophy: de Beauvoir, Kristeva, Irigaray, Le Doeuff, Cixous 409
13 Deconstruction and Derrida 441
14 Postmodernist theory: Lyotard, Baudrillard and others 474
Glossary 506
Index 512
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