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EntitlementThe Paradoxes of Property

Entitlement: The Paradoxes of Property

Joseph William Singer

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300080193
eISBN:
9780300128543
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300080193.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book offers a new view of property and the entitlements and obligations of its owners. The book argues against the conventional understanding that owners have the right to control their property ... More

European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche

European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche

Frank M Turner

Richard A. Lofthouse (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300207293
eISBN:
9780300212914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300207293.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

One of the most distinguished cultural and intellectual historians of our time, Frank Turner taught a landmark Yale University lecture course on European intellectual history that drew scores of ... More

Freedom and TimeA Theory of Constitutional Self-Government

Freedom and Time: A Theory of Constitutional Self-Government

Jed Rubenfeld

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300080483
eISBN:
9780300129427
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300080483.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Should we try to “live in the present”? Such is the imperative of modernity, according to this work of political theory. Since Thomas Jefferson proclaimed that “the earth belongs to the living”—since ... More

George SantayanaLiterary Philosopher

George Santayana: Literary Philosopher

Irving Singer

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300080377
eISBN:
9780300128536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300080377.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

George Santayana was unique in his contributions to American culture. For almost sixty years before his death in 1952, he combined literary and philosophical talents, writing not only important works ... More

Hegel, Idealism, and Analytic Philosophy

Hegel, Idealism, and Analytic Philosophy

Tom Rockmore

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300104509
eISBN:
9780300129588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300104509.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book—a large-scale survey of the complex relationship between Hegel's idealism and Anglo-American analytic philosophy—argues that analytic philosophy has consistently misread and misappropriated ... More

Heidegger's PolemosFrom Being to Politics

Heidegger's Polemos: From Being to Politics

Gregory Fried

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300080384
eISBN:
9780300133271
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300080384.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book offers an investigation of Martin Heidegger's understanding of politics. Disturbing issues surround Heidegger's commitment to National Socialism, his disdain for liberal democracy, and his ... More

Kant and Idealism

Kant and Idealism

Tom Rockmore

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300120080
eISBN:
9780300134735
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300120080.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book examines one of the great lacunae of contemporary philosophical discussion—idealism. Addressing the widespread confusion about the meaning and use of the term, the book surveys and ... More

Knowledge of Things Human and DivineVico's New Science and "Finnegans Wake"

Knowledge of Things Human and Divine: Vico's New Science and "Finnegans Wake"

Donald Phillip Verene

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300099584
eISBN:
9780300127935
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300099584.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book examines in full the interconnections between Giambattista Vico's new science and James Joyce's Finnegans Wake. Maintaining that Joyce is the greatest modern “interpreter” of Vico, it ... More

Leibniz on the Trinity and the IncarnationReason and Revelation in the Seventeenth Century

Leibniz on the Trinity and the Incarnation: Reason and Revelation in the Seventeenth Century

Maria Rosa Antognazza

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100747
eISBN:
9780300144987
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100747.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Throughout his long intellectual life, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz penned his reflections on Christian theology, yet this wealth of material has never been systematically gathered or studied. This book ... More

Modernity and Its DiscontentsMaking and Unmaking the Bourgeois from Machiavelli to Bellow

Modernity and Its Discontents: Making and Unmaking the Bourgeois from Machiavelli to Bellow

Steven B. Smith

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300198393
eISBN:
9780300220988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300198393.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

In this book, Steven Smith examines modernity as the site of a unique type of human being entirely unknown to the ancient and medieval worlds that is called the bourgeois. The characteristics and ... More

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