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I Think You're Totally Wrong
I Think You're Totally Wrong
Written by David Shields and Caleb Powell
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ISBN: 9780385351959
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I Think You're Totally Wrong
A Quarrel
Written by David Shields and Caleb Powell


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.99

An impassioned, funny, probing, fiercely inconclusive, nearly-to-the-death debate about life and art—beers included.

Caleb Powell always wanted to become an artist, but he overcommitted to life (he’s a stay-at-home dad to three young girls), whereas his former professor David Shields always wanted to become a human being, but he overcommitted to art...

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I Think You're Totally Wrong
I Think You're Totally Wrong
Written by David Shields and Caleb Powell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351942
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I Think You're Totally Wrong
A Quarrel
Written by David Shields and Caleb Powell


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $25.95

An impassioned, funny, probing, fiercely inconclusive, nearly-to-the-death debate about life and art—beers included.

Caleb Powell always wanted to become an artist, but he overcommitted to life (he’s a stay-at-home dad to three young girls), whereas his former professor David Shields always wanted to become a human being, but he overcommitted to art...

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Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
General Will 2.0
Rousseau, Freud, Google
Written by Hiroki Azuma
Translated by John Person


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

Stay informed. Talk about the issues. Always be engaged. Liberal societies have encouraged their members to take part—or at least interest—in politics. Yet, even in developed nations where it is said to work, the democratic process as we know it routinely fails to give voice, on the one hand, and to... Read more >
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General Will 2.0
General Will 2.0
Written by Hiroki Azuma, Translated by John Person
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935654742
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General Will 2.0
Rousseau, Freud, Google
Written by Hiroki Azuma
Translated by John Person


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

Stay informed. Talk about the issues. Always be engaged. Liberal societies have encouraged their members to take part—or at least interest—in politics. Yet, even in developed nations where it is said to work, the democratic process as we know it routinely fails to give voice, on the one hand, and to... Read more >
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The Spectacle of Disintegration
Situationist Passages out of the Twentieth Century
Written by Mckenzie Wark


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

Following his acclaimed history of the Situationist International, The Beach Beneath the Street, McKenzie Wark continues the SI’s story, charting its post-sixties legacy and putting the late work of the Situationists in a broader, deeper context. He uncovers a contemporary relevance and searching critique of modernity. Wark builds on their work... Read more >
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The Spectacle of Disintegration
The Spectacle of Disintegration
Written by Mckenzie Wark
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844679577
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The Spectacle of Disintegration
Situationist Passages out of the Twentieth Century
Written by Mckenzie Wark


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

Following his acclaimed history of the Situationist International up until the late sixties, The Beach Beneath the Street, McKenzie Wark returns with a companion volume which puts the late work of the Situationists in a broader and deeper context, charting their contemporary relevance and their deep critique of modernity. Wark builds... Read more >
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Ethics of the Real
Ethics of the Real
Written by Alenka Zupancic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844677870
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Ethics of the Real
Kant and Lacan
Written by Alenka Zupancic


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2012
Price: $15.95

The idea of Kantian ethics is both simple and revolutionary: it proposes a moral law independent of any notion of a pre-established Good or any ‘human inclination’ such as love, sympathy or fear. In attempting to interpret such a revolutionary proposition in a more ‘humane’ light, and to turn Kant into... Read more >
Dennett and Ricoeur on the Narrative Self
Dennett and Ricoeur on the Narrative Self
Written by Joan Mccarthy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025481
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Dennett and Ricoeur on the Narrative Self

Written by Joan Mccarthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 298 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2007
Price: $39.99

A central issue in contemporary philosophy is the problem of the self. Is it some kind of real entity or a very convincing illusion? Drawing on the work of two leading philosophers, Daniel Dennett and Paul Ricoeur, philosopher Joan McCarthy examines how each of these thinkers casts the self in narrative... Read more >
Out of This World
Out of This World
Written by Peter Hallward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844675555
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Out of This World
Deleuze and the Philosophy of Creation
Written by Peter Hallward


Format: Trade Paperback, 199 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2006
Price: $25.00

Gilles Deleuze was one of the most influential French philosophers of the last century.This book aims to make sense of his fundamental project in the clearest possible terms, by engaging with the central idea that informs virtually all of his work: the equation of being and creativity. It explores the various... Read more >
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