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Bachelard, Gaston 1884-1962

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Works: 832 works in 4,744 publications in 14 languages and 42,730 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Meditations  Folklore  History 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Narrator, Interviewee, Collector, wpr, Performer, Honoree, Contributor, Publishing director, Collaborator, Bibliographic antecedent, Host, wst, Editor, 080, Other, pre
Classifications: B2430.B253, 194
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The poetics of space by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

342 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a republication of the French text, originally published in 1964, in which the author provides a philosophical exploration of the home and its meaning to inhabitants
The new scientific spirit by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

215 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Bachelard draws upon both his scientific training and his interest in the nonrational - which ultimately drew him toward the study of poetics - to explore the deeper meanings of the new physics. In Bachelard's view, the unpredictable behaviour of subatomic particles belies the seemingly neat, ordered, and mechanistic universe that the practical and empirical scientists of the nineteenth century thought they saw
The dialectic of duration by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

119 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The Dialectic of Duration Gaston Bachelard addresses the nature of time in response to the writings of his great contemporary, Henri Bergson. The work is motivated by a refutation of Bergson’s notion of duration – ‘lived time’, experienced as continuous. For Bachelard, experienced time is irreducibly fractured and interrupted, as indeed are material events. At stake is an entire conception of the physical world, an entire approach to the philosophy of science. It was in this work that Bachelard first marshalled all the components of his visionary philosophy of science, with its steady insistence on the human context and subtle encompassing of the irrational within the rational. The Dialectic of Duration reaches far beyond local arguments over the nature of the physical world to gesture toward the building of an entirely new form of philosophy."--
La poétique de la rêverie by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

152 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LITTERATURE, essai, PHILOSOPHIE
L'eau et les rêves; essai sur l'imagination de la matière by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

215 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuación de otros textos acerca de la imaginación de la materia ; prosigue la investigación acerca del fuego, el aire y el espacio, y está íntimamente relacionado con el resto de la obra bachelardiana, tanto en su vertiente histórico-científica como en su dimensión filosófica
La psychanalyse du feu by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

156 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lautréamont by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

93 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La formation de l'esprit scientifique : contribution à une psychanalyse de la connaissance by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

153 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utilisant les concepts psychanalytiques, l'auteur montre comment, dans la science, le language constitue le véhicule privilégié de l'anthropomorphisme et comment les projections affectives constituent autant d'obstacles épistémiologiques à son développement
The right to dream by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

100 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans quel espace vivent les rêves? Quel est le dynamisme de la vie nocturne? Le jour venu il ne reste que des fragments de vie nocturne, des transformations. Ce sont cependant ces transformations qui font de l'espace onirique le lieu même des mouvements imaginés
The psychoanalysis of fire by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Bachelard] is neither a self-confessed and tortured atheist like Satre, nor, like Chardin, a heretic combining a belief in God with a proficiency in modern science. But, within the French context, he is almost as important as they are because he has a pseudo-religious force, without taking a stand on religion. To define him as briefly as possible -- he is a philosopher, with a professional training in the sciences, who devoted most of the second phase of his career to promoting that aspect of human nature which often seems most inimical to science: the poetic imagination ..."--
L'air et les songes : essai sur l'imagination du mouvement by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

151 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bachelard sʹattache ici à rassembler et à analyser des éléments épars du psychisme aérien, dʹabord tel quʹil se manifeste dans les rêves de vol point de départ de nombreuses croyances et dʹinnombrables développements poétiques. La "poétique des ailes" permet au philosophe dʹatteindre le sens profond de lʹapparition des créatures ailées dans la poésie -- oiseau, âme, ange -- et particulièrement chez William Blake. Le livre se termine sur deux conclusions, lʹune sur lʹimagination littéraire considérée comme une activité naturelle, la seconde sur le profit quʹaurait une philosophie du mouvement à se mettre à lʹécole des poètes
La philosophie du non, essai d'une philosophie du nouvel esprit scientifique by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

130 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flame of a candle by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

100 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La terre et les rêveries de la volonté by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

111 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als onderdeel van de serie studies, waarin schr. aantoont dat bij het literaire genie de verbeelding de idee voortbrengt, onderzoekt hij aan de hand van zijn rijke belezenheid de beelden aan de aarde ontleend
The poetics of reverie : childhood, language, and the cosmos by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

19 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this, his last significant work, an admired French philosopher provides extraordinary meditations on the relations between the imagining consciousness and the world, positing the notion of "reverie"as its most dynamic point of reference. In his earlier book, "The Poetics of Space, "Bachelard considered several kinds of "praiseworthy space" conducive to the flow of poetic imagery. In "Poetics of Reverie "he considers the absolute origins of that imagery: language, sexuality, childhood, the Cartesian ego, and the universe. Approaching the psychology of wonder from the phenomenological viewpoint, Bachelard demonstrates the aurgentative "potential "of all that awareness. Thus he distinguishes what is merely a phenomenon of relaxation from the kind of reverie which "poetry puts on the right track, the track of expanding consciousness""
La terre et les rêveries du repos by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

123 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les rêveries de lʹintimité matérielle exposent comment lʹimagination sʹefforce de parvenir à lʹintérieur des choses avec une large étude des grandes images du refuge. Dans lʹintimité "querellée, le philosophe étudie les images qui, sous la surface paisible, évoquent la matière agitée Lʹ"imagination de la qualité" introduit dans les objets la tonalisation du sujet imaginant. Ce sont les grandes images du refuge : la maison, le ventre, la grotte qui forme la matière des trois chapitres de la seconde partie. Abondant en pages savoureuses, en découvertes multiples, en aperçus ingénieux, ces cinq ouvrages forment une somme des fondements subconscients de la vie de lʹesprit. Ils établissent le rôle décisif, exhumé par un véritable philosophe des profondeurs, des intuitions sensorielles spontanées dans toutes les activités intellectuelles et spirituelles. Non seulement ils ouvrent à la psychanalyse, loin de la spéculation abstraite et des classifications discutables, un ample et solide domaine, mais ils redonnent leur pleine valeur à lʹactivité littéraire et singulièrement poétique en tant que découverte du monde et du soi. -- Publisher description
Le rationalisme appliqué by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

73 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le matérialisme rationnel by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

83 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy of no; a philosophy of the new scientific mind by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On poetic imagination and reverie; selections from the works of Gaston Bachelard by Gaston Bachelard( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The poetics of space
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The dialectic of durationLa poétique de la rêverieL'eau et les rêves; essai sur l'imagination de la matièreThe right to dreamThe psychoanalysis of fireL'air et les songes : essai sur l'imagination du mouvementThe flame of a candleThe poetics of reverie : childhood, language, and the cosmosLa terre et les rêveries du repos
Alternative Names
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Башляр, Гастон 1884-1962

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באשלר, גסטון 1884-1962

בשלארד, גסטון 1884-1962

בשלר, גסטון 1884-1962

גסטון בשלאר

גסטון בשלארד

باشلار، غاستون، 1884-1962

جاستون باشلار، 1884-1962

غاستون باشلار

غاستون باشلار، 1884-1962

گاستون باشلار

گاستون باشلار شاعر و فیلسوف فرانسوی

گاستوون باشلار

गैस्टन बैचलर्ड

가스통 바슐라르

바슐라르 1884-1962

바슐라르, G 1884-1962

바슐라르, 가스똥 1884-1962

바슐라르, 가스통 1884-1962

바실라르, G 1884-1962

ガストン・バシュラール

バシュラール, G.

バシュラール, ガストン

加斯东·巴舍拉

巴什拉, G

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