Postphenomenology: A Critical Companion to Ihde

Postphenomenology: A Critical Companion to Ihde

by Evan Selinger

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ISBN-13: 9780791481608
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 09/18/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
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File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Evan Selinger is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the Rochester Institute of Technology and the coeditor (with Don Ihde) of Chasing Technoscience: Matrix for Materiality.

Table of Contents

Preface     vii
Acknowledgments     ix
List of Abbreviations     xi
Introduction     1
Phenomenological Style: Ihde's Unique Voice
Simple Grounds: At Home in Experience   Vivian Sobchack     13
From Phenomenology to Pragmatism: Using Technology as an Instrument   Carl Mitcham     21
Listening to Ihde: Phenomenology and Sound
The Primacy of Listening: Toward a Metaphysics of Communicative Interaction   Lenore Langsdorf     37
Voices in the Electronic Music Synthesizer: An Essay in Honor of Don Ihde   Trevor Pinch     49
Visualizing the Musical Object   Judy Lochhead     67
Normative Commitments: Ihde at the Crossroads of Ethics and Politics
Normative Phenomenology: Reflections on Ihde's Significant Nudging   Evan Selinger     89
Ihde and Technological Ethics   Paul B. Thompson     109
The Morality of Things: A Postphenomenological Inquiry   Peter-Paul Verbeek     117
Heidegger and Ihde
Ihde's Albatross: Sticking to a "Phenomenology" of Technoscientific Experience   Robert C. Scharff     131
Technology: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly   Richard A. Cohen     145
Breakdown   Peter Galison     161
Perceiving Bodies
Crittercain: Compounding Eyes in NatureCultures   Donna J. Haraway     175
Active and Passive Bodies: Don Ihde's Phenomenology of the Body   Andrew Feenberg     189
Body and Machines   Donn Welton     197
Ontology Engines   Andrew Pickering     211
Reframing Science
From Workbench to Cyberstage   Robert P. Crease     221
Technological Mediation and Embodied Health-Care Practices   Finn Olesen     231
Mediating Between Science and Technology   Albert Borgmann     247
Toward a Practice-Oriented Methodology and Philosophy of Technoscience   Hans Lenk     257
Forty Years in the Wilderness   Don Ihde     267
Select Bibliography     291
List of Contributors     299
Name Index     303

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