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Of the Rise and Progress of Philosophical Concepts: Deleuze's Humean Historiography

Jeffrey A. Bell and Claire Colebrook (eds)

in Deleuze and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748636082
eISBN:
9780748671748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748636082.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter describes Gilles Deleuze's early work on David Hume. Deleuze and Félix Guattari's call for a theme of problematising history is also elaborated. It discusses the problems of the Scottish ... More


The Time of our Life: Historical Ontology and Creative Events

Jeffrey A. Bell

in Deleuze's Hume: Philosophy, Culture and the Scottish Enlightenment

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748634392
eISBN:
9780748652464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748634392.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter concentrates on the history of, and more precisely on a discussion of, the relationship between creative, novel events and the already constituted historical conditions within which ... More


Continuing the Historical Turn in Southeastern Archaeology

Kenneth E. Sassaman and Timothy R. Pauketat

in The Historical Turn in Southeastern Archaeology

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781683401629
eISBN:
9781683402299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401629.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Two prominent archaeologists utilizing history in their archaeology offer thoughts on the essays and on the historical turn in Southeastern archaeology considering especially the themes of historical ... More


How Do We Think the Present? From Ontology of Contemporary Reality to Ontology without Being1

Gabriel Rockhill

in Interventions in Contemporary Thought: History, Politics, Aesthetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474405355
eISBN:
9781474422321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474405355.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The opening chapter explores a philosophic question that reflexively sheds light on the orientation of the book as a whole: how can we write the history of the present? Against the backdrop of the ... More


Introduction: Locating the Medical

Rohan Deb Roy and Guy N.A. Attewell (eds)

in Locating the Medical: Explorations in South Asian History

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780199486717
eISBN:
9780199092093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199486717.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This introductory chapter defines the intellectual agenda of locating the medical, and explains its significance. It situates the volume as a platform for the traffic of ideas and approaches between ... More


Historical Ontology

Thomas Nail

in Being and Motion

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190908904
eISBN:
9780190908942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190908904.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

This chapter lays out the historical methodology of the book. The primary inquiry of this book is ontological, but not foundational. It is historical. In other words, it does not aim to identify the ... More


The Self Before and After Psychology: The Transformation Begins

Jack Martin and Ann-Marie McLellan

in The Education of Selves: How Psychology Transformed Students

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199913671
eISBN:
9780199315949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199913671.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter critically examines the history of selfhood in Western society. A brief and selective history of the self from the classical Greek philosophers to the end of the twentieth century is ... More


Conclusion

Thomas Nail

in Being and Motion

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190908904
eISBN:
9780190908942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190908904.003.0040
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Being and Motion puts forth a new conceptual and ontological framework of analysis that begins with the primacy of motion. Indeed, the early twenty-first century has already shown itself to be an age ... More


Being and Motion

Thomas Nail

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190908904
eISBN:
9780190908942
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190908904.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Being and Motion offers an original philosophical ontology of movement. The history of philosophy has systematically explained movement as derived from something else that does not move: space, ... More


Religion Is a Verb

Mark Elmore

in Becoming Religious in a Secular Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780520290532
eISBN:
9780520964648
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520290532.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter summarizes key themes and presents some final thoughts. The book's title, Becoming Religious in a Secular Age, suggests the work's primary contribution to the study of religion. As a ... More


Castoriadis and the Tradition of Radical Critique

Gabriel Rockhill

in Interventions in Contemporary Thought: History, Politics, Aesthetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474405355
eISBN:
9781474422321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474405355.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter turns to the work of one of the major philosophic figures in France to have stalwartly resisted the theoretical constellation of the philosophy of difference, in part through his ... More


Reframing Memory

Jens Brockmeier

in Beyond the Archive: Memory, Narrative, and the Autobiographical Process

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199861569
eISBN:
9780190264666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199861569.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This concluding chapter raises the question of how our concepts, metaphors, and models not only reflect but also shape the world in which we live. Memory is a particularly interesting subject because ... More


Metaphysics and the Mathematical Diagram: Geometry between History and Philosophy

Duncan F. Kennedy

in Classics and Media Theory

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198846024
eISBN:
9780191881251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846024.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine

Accounts of geometry are caught between the demands of history and philosophy, and are difficult to reduce to either. In a profoundly influential move, Plato used geometrical proof as one means of ... More


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