Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Setting the stage with a selection of readings from important nineteenth century philosophers, this reader on truth puts in conversation some of the main philosophical figures from the twentieth century in the analytic, continental, and pragmatist traditions. This title focuses on the value or normativity of truth through exposing the dialogues between different schools of thought. It features philosophical figures from the twentieth century in the analytic, continental, and pragmatist traditions. Topics addressed in this title include the normative relation between truth and subjectivity, consensus, art, testimony, power, and critique. It includes essays by Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, James, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Wittgenstein, Levinas, Arendt, Foucault, Rorty, Davidson, Habermas, Derrida, and many others.

Buy Truth book by Jose Medina from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781405115506
ISBN-10: 1405115505
Format: Paperback
(245mm x 171mm x 29mm)
Pages: 392
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 15-Dec-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Truth book by Jose Medina and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Jose Medina

Jose Medina is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University. He is author of Speaking from Elsewhere: A New Contextualist Perspective on Meaning, Identity, and Discursive Agency (2005) and The Unity of Wittgenstein's Philosophy (2002). David Wood is Professor of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University, and Honorary Professor at the University of Warwick. His previous books include The Step Back: Ethics and Politics after Deconstruction (2005), Thinking After Heidegger (Blackwell, 2002), The Deconstruction of Time (2001), Derrida: A Critical Reader (Blackwell, 1992), and Philosophy at the Limit (1990).

Books By Author Jose Medina

Epistemology of Resistance by Jose Medina

The Epistemology of Resistance

Paperback, December 2012
$44.06
Truth by Jose Medina

Truth

Hardback, December 2004
$190.76