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ISBN-13: 9780742512658
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 12/15/2002
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.62(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Carol C. Gould is professor of philosophy at the Stevens Institute of Technology and adjunct professor of international and public affairs at Columbia University.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction Part 2 Knowledge and Social Practice Chapter 3 The Construction of Knowledge Chapter 4 Different Worlds, History, and Progress Part 5 Language, Truth, and Modes of Representation Chapter 6 Dialogue as Praxis: Philosophical Hermeneutics, Historical Epistemology, and Truth Chapter 7 A Distinction Too Few or Too Many? A Vindication of the Analytic vs. Synthetic Distinction Chapter 8 Aspects, Objects, and Representations Chapter 9 Representation in Art and Science Part 10 Science and the Construction of Knowledge Chapter 11 The Idea of Quantity at the Origin of the Legitimacy of Mathematization in Physics Chapter 12 "Critical Realism": Wartofsky and Bhaskar Part 13 Art in Social Context Chapter 14 Art as Reflective Praxis: On Marx Wartofsky's Historical Materialist Aesthetics Chapter 15 A Sketch of Historical Aesthetics Chapter 16 Reflection and Pleasure in the Aesthetics of Marx Wartofsky Chapter 17 Photography and Vision Chapter 18 Why Is Architecture a "Social Art"? Part 19 Constructivism, Praxis, and Social Philosphy Chapter 20 The Marxian Concept of Praxis Chapter 21 Marx, the Jewish Question, and the Invention of the Proletariat Chapter 22 Practiced Economies: From Marx to Marx Chapter 23 The Mind's Eye and the Hand's Brain: On Wartofsky's Philosophy of Medicine

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