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Philosophy the Day after Tomorrow

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$32.00 • £25.95 • €29.00

ISBN 9780674022324

Publication Date: 10/31/2006


328 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

23 halftones

Belknap Press


  • Introduction
  • 1. Something Out of the Ordinary
  • 2. The Interminable Shakespearean Text
  • 3. Fred Astaire Asserts the Right to Praise
  • 4. Henry James Returns to America and to Shakespeare
  • 5. Philosophy the Day After Tomorrow
  • 6. What is the Scandal of Skepticism?
  • 7. Performative and Passionate Utterance
  • 8. The Wittgensteinian Event
  • 9. Thoreau Thinks of Ponds, Heidegger of Rivers
  • 10. The World as Things
  • Works Cited
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • A Times Literary Supplement Book of the Year for 2005
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