Frontiers of awareness is a learn of the matter of realization in a historical interval of progressive switch, and an genuine instance of interdisciplinary studies.The publication includes a wealth of perception into the conceptual interrelationships among the paintings of the yank philosophers who've been known as the developers (William James, Josiah Royce, Charles Peirce, and John Dewey) and the paintings of 3 nice modernist poets (T. S. Eliot, Wallace Stevens, and William Carlos Williams).
Read or Download Frontiers of Consciousness: Interdiscilipinary Studies in American Philosophy and Poetry PDF
Similar Consciousness Thought books
The purchase of self-knowledge is frequently defined as one of many major ambitions of philosophical inquiry. whilst, a few type of self-knowledge is frequently considered as an important of our being a human agent or human topic. therefore self-knowledge is taken to represent either the start and the tip of people' look for knowledge, and as such it really is intricately sure up with the very inspiration of philosophy.
Near-death studies supply a glimpse not just into the character of loss of life but in addition into the that means of lifestyles. they don't seem to be in simple terms worthy instruments to assist within the human quest to appreciate dying yet also are deeply significant, transformative reviews for the folk who've them. In a special contribution to the becoming and well known literature at the topic, philosophers John Martin Fischer and Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin research widespread near-death reviews, equivalent to these of Pam Reynolds, Eben Alexander and Colton Burpo.
Helena Michie's provocative new paintings seems to be at how women's our bodies are portrayed in numerous Victorian literary and non-literary genres--from portray, poems, and novels, to etiquette, books, intercourse manuals, and pornography. After picking a sequence of codes and taboos that govern the depiction of girls in such actions as consuming and dealing, she then turns to the actual descriptions of Victorian heroines, targeting these components in their our bodies which are erased, and on those who turn into fetishized in traditional description.
Privateness is a confusing suggestion. From the yard to the bed room, way of life provides upward thrust to an abundance of privateness claims. within the felony sphere, privateness is invoked with appreciate to matters together with abortion, marriage, and sexuality. but privateness is surrounded through a mire of theoretical debate. yes philosophers argue that privateness is neither conceptually nor morally precise from different pursuits, whereas quite a few criminal students aspect to the it seems that disparate pursuits interested in constitutional and tort privateness legislation.
Additional resources for Frontiers of Consciousness: Interdiscilipinary Studies in American Philosophy and Poetry