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Time's Visible Surface

Alois Riegl and the Discourse on History and Temporality in Fin-de-Siècle Vienna

Michael Gubser

Expands our understanding of Alois Riegl beyond his role as an art historian to a pivotal figure in cultural theory at large, while placing his interest in history and time within the intellectual world of fin-de-siècle Vienna.

Hardcover
Published: January 2006
ISBN: 9780814332085
$57.99
eBOOK
Published: January 2006
ISBN: 9780814337462

Reading Cavell's the World Viewed

A Philosophical Perspective on Film

Marian Keane and William Rothman

A philosophical reexamination of Stanley Cavell's The World Viewed.

Paperback
Published: November 2000
ISBN: 9780814328965
$29.99
Ebook
Published: November 2000
ISBN: 9780814340103
$24.99

Walter Benjamin

An Intellectual Biography

Bernd Wittetranslated by James Rolleston

This book provides readers with the opportunity to survey the facts surrounding Benjamin's life and assess the interpretations of his texts.

Paperback
Published: June 1997
ISBN: 9780814320181
$23.99

An Introduction to Political Philosophy

Ten Essays by Leo Strauss

Leo Straussintroduction by Hilail Gildin

A reissue of the 1975 edition of Strauss' views regarding the nature of political philosophy.

Paperback
Published: August 1989
ISBN: 9780814319024
$39.99

Introduction to the Human Sciences

An Attempt to Lay a Foundation for the Study of Society and History

Wilhelm Diltheytranslated by Ramon Betanzos

As a contribution to the issue of the methodologies of the humanities and social sciences, the Introduction works to address issues of the human sciences and their place in relations to natural sciences.

Paperback
Published: January 1989
ISBN: 9780814318980
$35.99

Marxism and Art

Essays Classic and Contemporary

edited by Maynard Solomon

Marxism and Art is a collection of basic readings in Marxist criticism and aesthetics.

Paperback
Published: May 1984
ISBN: 9780814316214
$29.99