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  1. Being with the Dead
    Philosophy, Socrates declared, is the art of dying. This book underscores that it is also the art of learning to live and share the earth with those who have come before us. Burial, with its surrounding rituals, is the most ancient... Learn More
    Published: 8th January 2019
    Hardback | £65.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  2. Theodor Adorno and the Century of Negative Identity
    Covering the period of the Frankfurt School's exile in the United States, this book examines how the critique of racism, authoritarianism, and hard-right agitation impacted the American and German individual's self-conception... Learn More
    Published: 21st August 2018
    Hardback | £65.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  3. Whither Fanon?
    This book proposes a new and provocative reading of the clinical and political work of Frantz Fanon, the Martinican psychiatrist and revolutionary.... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2018
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  4. Sediments of Time
    This new collection of previously untranslated essays by renowned German conceptual historian and theorist Reinhart Koselleck provides new insight into his theory of history, an ambitious attempt to unearth the conditions of all... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2018
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  5. Divine Currency
    This book shows how early economic ideas structured Christian thought and society, giving crucial insight into why money holds such power in the West.... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2018
    Hardback | £65.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  6. Transparency in Postwar France
    This book argues against the widely celebrated utopia of "transparency" by showing, across a panorama of postwar French thought, how attempts to show the perils of transparency in politics, ethics, and knowledge led to major conceptual... Learn More
    Published: 5th September 2017
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  7. The Story of Reason in Islam
    Unconventionally fusing the the history of faith and reason in Islam, this book traces the Qur'an-inspired intellectual revolution that took off in the Islamic world of the seventh century, revealing its highlights and following... Learn More
    Published: 9th November 2016
    Hardback | £73.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  8. Transcolonial Maghreb
    Arguing that Palestine has come to signify the colonial, broadly conceived, in the decolonizing world, this book offers the first thorough analysis of the ways in which Moroccan, Algerian, and Tunisian writers have engaged with... Learn More
    Published: 18th November 2015
    Hardback | £38.00
  9. Flaubert Postsecular
    Through the emblematic work of acclaimed French novelist Gustave Flaubert, this book contributes to the controversial discussion of modernity's relationship to religion.... Learn More
    Published: 15th July 2015
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  10. Radical Equality
    Focusing on two foundational thinkers of the twentieth century, M. K. Gandhi and B. R. Ambedkar, this book examines how they radically adapted the secular, humanistic concept of equality to the struggle against empire in the Indian... Learn More
    Published: 17th June 2015
    Hardback | £50.00
  11. New Demons
    "The New Demons" combines an original investigation of twentieth century philosophical debates on evil and a critical engagement with the latest research on power and biopolitics in order to offer a unique vision of our contemporary... Learn More
    Published: 12th November 2014
    Hardback | £67.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  12. The Specter of Capital
    The Specter of Capital provides a searching historical analysis and critique of the role of classical and neoclassical economic theory in creating the economic conditions which produced the global financial crisis.... Learn More
    Published: 22nd October 2014
    Hardback | £53.00
    Paperback | £16.99
  13. Faith as an Option
    This book develops an alternative to the idea of an inevitable conflict between Christianity and modernity.... Learn More
    Published: 3rd September 2014
    Hardback | £53.00
    Paperback | £16.99
  14. The Far Reaches
    This book traces the history of phenomenological ethics and social thought in Central Europe from its founders Franz Brentano and Edmund Husserl through its reception in East Central Europe by dissident thinkers such as Jan Patočka,... Learn More
    Published: 30th July 2014
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  15. Mother Folly

    Mother Folly

    A Tale

    Written by Françoise Davoine, Translated by Judith G. Miller

    Series Cultural Memory in the Present

    Stanford University Press

    A fictionalized hybrid of personal memoir, case studies, dream sequences, and theoretical reflection, this book on madness, trauma and psychiatry uses a fictional form to engage with psychotic experience and to make the case for... Learn More
    Published: 16th July 2014
    Hardback | £65.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  16. Spinoza Contra Phenomenology
    DRAFT to be approved by sponsor: This book shows how French philosophers in the twentieth century used Spinoza's rationalism to combat the irrationalism of phenomenology and, in the process, developed a mode of philosophical critique... Learn More
    Published: 4th June 2014
    Hardback | £65.00
    Paperback | £19.99
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