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Philosophical temperaments from Plato to Foucault

Peter Sloterdijk 1947-

c2013

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  • Title:
    Philosophical temperaments from Plato to Foucault
  • Author: Peter Sloterdijk 1947-
  • Description: Contents; Foreword to the English Translation by Creston Davis; Preface; Plato ; Aristotle ; Augustine ; Bruno ; Descartes; Pascal ; Leibniz; Kant ; Fichte; Hegel ; Schelling ; Schopenhauer; Kierkegaard; Marx ; Nietzcsche; Husserl ; Wittgenstein ; Sartre; Foucault; Notes ; Index
    Peter Sloterdijk turns his keen eye to the history of western thought, conducting colorful readings of the lives and ideas of the world's most influential intellectuals. Featuring nineteen vignettes rich in personal characterizations and theoretical analysis, Sloterdijk's companionable volume casts the development of philosophical thinking not as a buildup of compelling books and arguments but as a lifelong, intimate struggle with intellectual and spiritual movements, filled with as many pitfalls and derailments as transcendent breakthroughs.Sloterdijk delves into the work and times of Aristot
  • Publication Date: c2013
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (137 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 0-231-52740-3
  • Subjects: Philosophers -- Biography; Philosophy -- Introductions; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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