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Iconology Image, Text, Ideology
ISBN: PB: 9780226532295, University of Chicago Press, July 1987
236 pp., 23x15 cm, 6 line drawings
Acknowledgments Introduction: Iconology Part One: The Idea of Imagery 1. What Is an Image? Part Two: Image versus Text Figures of the Differences 2. Pictures and Paragraphs: Nelson Goodman and the Grammar of Differences 3. Nature and Convention: Go...
Post Card From Socrates to Freud and Beyond
ISBN: PB: 9780226143224, University of Chicago Press, June 1987
552 pp., 21.6x13.9 cm, 1 colour plate, 5 halftones
You were reading a somewhat retro loveletter, the last in history. But you have not yet received it. Yes, its lack or excess of address prepares it to fall into all hands: a post card, an open letter in which the secret appears, but indecipherably....
History of Cartography, Volume 1 Cartography in Prehistoric, Ancient, and Medieval Europe and the Mediterranean
ISBN: HB: 9780226316338, University of Chicago Press, May 1987
622 pp., 27.9x21.5 cm, 32-page colour insert, 40 colour plates, 240 halftones
By developing the broadest and most inclusive definition of the term "map" ever adopted in the history of cartography, this inaugural volume of the "History of Cartography" series has helped redefine the way maps are studied and understood by scholar...
Spacings of Reason and Imagination In Texts of Kant, Fichte, Hegel
ISBN: PB: 9780226734415, University of Chicago Press, April 1987
194 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm
By applying the tools of deconstruction to crucial texts of German Idealism, John Sallis reveals the suppressed but essential role of imagination in even the most ambitious attempts to represent pure reason. Sallis focuses on certain operations of...
Commentary on Jean-Paul Sartre's Critique of Dialectical Reason Volume 1: Theory of Practical Ensembles
ISBN: PB: 9780226097015, University of Chicago Press, January 1987
289 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm
Sartre's "Critique of Dialectical Reason" ranks with "Being and Nothingness" as a work of major philosophical significance, but it has been largely neglected. The first volume, published in 1960, was dismissed as a Marxist work at a time when structu...