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Kant's Life and Thought
ISBN: PB: 9780300029826, Yale University Press, September 1983
430 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
Here is the first Kant-biography in English since Paulsen's and Cassirer's only full-scale study of Kant's philosophy. On a very deep level, all of Cassirer's philosophy was based on Kant's, and accordingly this book is Cassirer's explicit coming to...
Interpreting Lacan
ISBN: PB: 9780300039351, Yale University Press, September 1983
320 pp., 21.6x14 cm, black&white illus.
To assimilate a writer as allusive as Lacan is to enter into an entire culture. However firm their grounding in Freud, readers of Lacan must learn to rethink psychoanalysis with a speculative breadth sometimes exceeding that of Freud himself. This bo...
Dialogue and Dialectic Eight Hermeneutical Studies on Plato
ISBN: PB: 9780300029833, Yale University Press, September 1983
240 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm
This book is a virtual case study in the application of hermeneutical principles to illuminate philosophical texts. The book contains translations of eight of Gadamer's best known essays on Plato. These studies, spanning a period of almost fifty year...
London, Volume 2: South Buildings of England
ISBN: HB: 9780300096514, Yale University Press, January 1983
800 pp., 21.6x12.1 cm, 64 illus.
"London 2: South" is a uniquely comprehensive guide to the twelve southern boroughs. Its riverside buildings range from the royal splendours of Hampton Court and Greenwich and the Georgian delights of Richmond, to the monuments of Victorian commerce...