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  1. The Other Emerson

    The Other Emerson

    Edited by Branka Arsic and Cary Wolfe, Afterword by Stanley Cavell, Contributions by Russell B. Goodman

    University of Minnesota Press

    Ralph Waldo Emerson is one of the most significant figures in nineteenth-century American literature and culture-indeed, this collection argues, in the history of philosophy. The Other Emerson is a thorough reassessment of the... Learn More
    Published: 5th November 2010
    Hardback | £71.00
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  2. What Is Posthumanism?

    What Is Posthumanism?

    By Cary Wolfe

    Series Posthumanities

    University of Minnesota Press

    What does it mean to think beyond humanism? Is it possible to craft a mode of philosophy, ethics, and interpretation that rejects the classic humanist divisions of self and other, mind and body, society and nature, human and animal,... Learn More
    Published: 31st December 2009
    Paperback | £20.99
  3. Zoontologies

    Zoontologies

    The Question Of The Animal

    By Cary Wolfe

    University of Minnesota Press

    Those nonhuman beings called "animals" pose philosophical and ethical questions that go to the root not just of what we think but of who we are. Their presence asks: what happens when "the other" can no longer safely be assumed... Learn More
    Published: 7th February 2003
    Hardback | £50.00
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  4. Observing Complexity

    Observing Complexity

    Systems Theory and Postmodernity

    Written by William Rasch, Contributions by Cary Wolfe

    University of Minnesota Press

    The rubric of systems theory brings together conceptual models and approaches in the sciences and social sciences that study complexity. It attempts to provide a coherent means of describing all systems, whether organic or inorganic,... Learn More
    Published: 22nd February 2000
    Hardback | £62.00
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  5. Critical Environments
    Argues for a pragmatist orientation for postmodern theory.Taking up the problem that has stalled contemporary theory -- its treatment of the object of knowledge, the "outside", as nothing but what a particular discourse makes... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 1998
    Paperback | £18.99