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By Adrian Johnston

ISBN-10: 0748673288

ISBN-13: 9780748673285

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for the reason that Bacon, Gallileo and Descartes within the early seventeenth century, the kinfolk among technology and faith in addition to brain and physique have remained risky fault traces of clash. The controversies surrounding those kinfolk are as alive and urgent now as at any element over the process the earlier 4 centuries.

Adrian Johnston's transcendental materialism bargains a brand new theoretical method of those concerns. Arming himself with assets supplied through German idealism, Marxism, psychoanalysis, the existence sciences and modern philosophical advancements, Johnston formulates an account of subjectivity that, even supposing being either materialist and naturalist, does complete justice to people as irreducible to typical topic by myself. even as he argues opposed to relapses into idealisms, dualisms and spiritualisms.

Adventures in Transcendental Materialism elaborates Johnston's place via severe engagements with a few of contemporary most crucial thinkers together with Slavoj Zizek, Alain Badiou, Catherine Malabou, Jean-Claude Milner, Martin Hägglund, William Connolly, and Jane Bennett.

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