In the Beginning, She Was
A brilliant new work by Luce Irigaray, one of the greatest living French thinkers, in which she deepens her arguments in relation to sexuate difference.
Offers the English-speaking reader intimate contact with one of the most basic Heideggerian concepts
Bergson, Politics, and Religion
Examines the political and religious dimensions of the work of philosopher Henri Bergson
Theory of the Subject
Seeks to provide a theory of the subject for Marxism through a study of Lacanian psychoanalysis, offering a major contribution to Marxism, as well as to the larger debate regarding the relationship between psychoanalysis and...
Anti-Badiou: The Introduction of Maoism into Philosophy
A major new work by Francois Laruelle, in which he confronts another of the most radical thinkers at work in France today, Alain Badiou.
Derrida: A Biography
This biography of Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) tells the story of a Jewish boy from Algiers, excluded from school at the age of twelve, who went on to become the most widely translated French philosopher in the world - a...
At the hands of a minor talent, profiles are often flat, two-dimensional outlines of a thinker's intellectual physiognomy. At the hands of a master like Jurgen Habermas, they can become something far more substantial and...
Contributions to Philosophy: Of the Event
Martin Heideggers Contributions to Philosophy reflects his famous philosophical turning. In this work, Heidegger returns to the question of being from its inception in Being and Time to a new questioning of being as event....
Paul Ricoeur (1913-2005) is one of the outstanding French philosophers of the second half of the 20th century. This volume makes available some of his key writings on Freud and psychoanalysis, written between 1966 and 1988. These...
Assholes: A Theory
Philosopher Aaron James tackles the subject of assholes in a philosophical - yet also humorous, entertaining and accessible - inquiry into what makes a person an asshole. The book also explores different asshole types, the...
Modes of Creativity: Philosophical Perspectives
Philosophical reflections on creativity in science, humanities, and human experience as a whole.
LoveKnowledge: The Life of Philosophy from Socrates to Derrida
Since its inception, philosophy has struggled to perfect
individual understanding through discussion and dialogue based in
personal, poetic, or dramatic investigation. The positions of such
philosophers as Socrates, Spinoza,...
You Must Change Your Life
This book, written by one of the world's leading philosophers and cultural theorists, is a major re-examination of the nature of the human - of what it is to be human.
The Art of Philosophy: Wisdom as a Practice
Translation of: Scheintod im Denken / Peter Sloterdijk. -- Berlin: Suhrkamp, 2010. -- 146 p.; 18 cm.
A Little History of Philosophy
For readers of E. H. Gombrich's A Little History of the World, an equally irresistible volume that brings history's greatest philosophers to life
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