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Philosophy's Artful Conversation

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ISBN 9780674416673

Publication Date: 01/05/2015


336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


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  • In Place of Beginning Again…
  • 1. A Permanent State of Suspension or Deferment
  • 2. How Theory Became History
  • 3. “Philosophy is not one of the natural sciences”
  • 4. “I will teach you differences”
  • 5. An Assembling of Reminders
  • 6. “…a complicated network of similarities overlapping and criss-crossing”
  • 7. Gedankenwegen: On Import and Interpretation
  • 8. “Of which we cannot speak…”: Philosophy and the Humanities
  • 9. What Is (Film) Philosophy?
  • 10. Order Out of Chaos
  • 11. Idea, Image, and Intuition
  • 12. The World, Time
  • 13. The Ordinary Necessity of Philosophy
  • 14. “Art now exists in the condition of philosophy”
  • 15. Falling in Love with the World
  • 16. Ontology and Desire, or a Moving Response to Skepticism
  • 17. Automatism and the Declaration of Existence in Time
  • 18. Ethical Practices of the Ordinary
  • 19. Perfectionism as Self-Disobedience
  • 20. Comedy and Community
  • 21. A Digression on Difference and Interpretation
  • 22. Perfectionism’s Ironic Transport
  • 23. An Elegy for Theory
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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