in Collective Memory and the Historical Past
November 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 11583 words.
Collective memory is the matrix of cohesion of social groups, however vast they may be, through which group continuity in time is at once attested and reaffirmed. If it is also in time that...
in By Parallel Reasoning
February 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic. 27878 words.
This chapter proposes the articulation model for evaluating analogical arguments. The core of the model consists of two principles. First, there must be a prior association, a clear...
in Proper Names
March 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 6881 words.
This chapter enriches the semantic picture put forth in Chapter 1 with a theory of the use of language, grounded on the role played by articulations (roughly, expression-types) within the...
in A Time for the Humanities
November 2008; p ublished online March 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Mind. 9690 words.
This chapter highlights the theory of hegemony in the rhetorical terms of metaphor and metonymy. It presents the political theories of Sorel and Lenin which claim that politics consist in...
April 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .
Book. Subjects: Philosophy. 536 pages.
The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy and Literature contains twenty-three articles by major philosophers and literary scholars that investigate literature as a form of attention...
October 2017; p ublished online September 2013 .
Book. Subjects: Philosophy. 696 pages.
Until recently, Spinoza’s standing in Anglophone studies of philosophy has been relatively low and has only seemed to confirm Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi’s assessment of him as “a dead dog.”...
April 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .
Book. Subjects: Philosophy. 264 pages.
This book responds to the currently unclear situation in the philosophy of religion by developing a version of pragmatic pluralism. This position is developed through a critical...
December 2006; p ublished online March 2011 .
Book. Subjects: Philosophy. 256 pages.
Can love really be considered another form of technology? This book says it can, although not before carefully redefining technology as a cultural challenge to what we mean by the ...
in Last Steps
June 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 4032 words.
Throughout Blanchot's post-war writings, but particularly after his return to national politics in 1958, one finds that articulation of a dual imperative: pursuing political justice while...
in The Future Life of Trauma
June 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 4391 words.
The conclusion considers the question of how contemporary forms of geopolitical violence demand an articulation of a new form of the psyche, one that is susceptible to transformation and...