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The Oxford Handbooks sequence is a massive new initiative in educational publishing. every one quantity deals an authoritative and updated survey of unique learn in a selected topic sector. particularly commissioned essays from major figures within the self-discipline supply serious examinations of the growth and course of debates. Oxford Handbooks offer students and graduate scholars with compelling new views upon a variety of matters within the humanities and social sciences.

The Oxford guide of Continental Philosophy is the definitive consultant to the main issues of the continental eu culture in philosophy within the 19th and 20th centuries. Brian Leiter and Michael Rosen have assembled a stellar crew of participants who offer a thematic remedy of continental philosophy, treating its subject material philosophically and never easily as a sequence of museum items from the historical past of principles. The scope of the amount is vast, with discussions masking quite a lot of philosophical activities together with German Idealism, existentialism, phenomenology, Marxism, postmodernism, and important idea, in addition to thinkers like Hegel, Marx, Nietzsche, Freud, Heidegger, and Foucault. This Handbook should be an important reference element for graduate scholars teachers engaged on continental philosophy, in addition to people with an curiosity in eu literature, the heritage of rules, and cultural studies.

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