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Spinoza Contra Phenomenology : French Rationalism from Cavaillès to Deleuze.

Author/Creator:
Peden, Knox.
Publication:
Redwood City : Stanford University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (381 pages)
Series:
Cultural Memory in the Present Ser.
Cultural Memory in the Present Ser.
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Subjects:
Spinoza, Benedictus de, -- 1632-1677 -- Influence.
Philosophy, French -- 20th century.
Rationalism.
Phenomenology.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
DRAFT to be approved by sponsor:This book shows how French philosophers in the twentieth century used Spinoza's rationalism to combat the irrationalism of phenomenology and, in the process, developed a mode of philosophical critique that was effective in targeting philosophical efforts to provide an ontological basis for political engagement.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations
Introduction. Spinozism: A Source of Enthusiasm
1. From Consciousness to the Concept: The Spinozism of Jean Cavaillès
2. Spinoza Contra Descartes: Martial Gueroult versus Ferdinand Alquié
3. From Stalinism to Asceticism: Jean-Toussaint Desanti between Spinoza and Husserl
4. Recuperating Science: The Sources of Louis Althusser's Spinozism
5. Redefining Philosophy: The Development of Louis Althusser's Spinozism
6. Toward a Science of the Singular: Gilles Deleuze between Heidegger and Spinoza
7. Nothing Is Possible: The Strange Spinozism of Gilles Deleuze
Conclusion: The Sense of Spinozism
Notes
Bibliography
Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Peden, Knox Spinoza Contra Phenomenology
ISBN:
9780804791366
9780804787413
OCLC:
880877889