The Challenge of Bergsonism

The Challenge of Bergsonism

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The Challenge of Bergsonism explores how Bergsonism questions our ways of thinking, particularly the concept of reality, and ultimately demands a return to ethics. The book also includes the first English translation of Jean Hyppolite's highly influential essay, Various Aspects of Memory in Bergson.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 170 pages
  • 157 x 234.2 x 13.2mm | 258.55g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Mansell Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0826468039
  • 9780826468031
  • 1,513,149

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'The Challenge of Bergsonism takes "Matter and Memory", Bergson's most daring and difficult text, and not only makes it accessible to students of Bergson but also to anyone interested in current issues in Continental philosophy. More than this, the book offers a sophisticated Continental alternative to current debates in ontology, phenomenology and ethics.' - John Mullarkey, editor of Henri-Bergson: Key Writings and author of Bergson and Philosophyshow more

About Leonard Lawlor

Leonard Lawlor is Dunavant Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the University of Memphis. He has written widely on Continental Philosophy.show more

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