skip to content
The logos of the living world : Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The logos of the living world : Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language

Author: Louise Hutchings Westling
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2014.
Series: Groundworks (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This is an interdisciplinary work that puts Maurice Merleau-Ponty's philosophy into dialogue with evolutionary biology, animal studies, and literature, arguing for evolutionary continuity between human cultural and linguistic behaviours and the semiotic activities of other animals. Differing from other studies of Merleau-Ponty's work, this book emphasises his lifelong attention to science, showing how his  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Westling, Louise Hutchings.
Logos of the living world.
New York : Fordham University Press, 2014
(DLC) 2013021375
Named Person: Maurice Merleau-Ponty; Maurice Merleau-Ponty; Maurice Merleau-Ponty
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Hutchings Westling
ISBN: 9780823255696 0823255697 9780823255689 0823255689
OCLC Number: 859158966
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 187 pages).
Contents: Philosophy of life --
Animal kin --
Language is everywhere.
Series Title: Groundworks (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Louise Westling.

Abstract:

This book puts Merleau-Ponty's philosophy into dialogue with literature, evolutionary biology, and animal studies to argue for evolutionary continuity between human cultural and linguistic behaviors  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A central thesis of Louise Westling's highly accomplished and provocative 'The Logos of the Living World: Merleau-Ponty, Animals, and Language' is that 'human language and aesthetic behaviors emerge Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/859158966> # The logos of the living world Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "859158966" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/113.8/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B2430> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Person/merleau_ponty_maurice_1908_1961> ; # Maurice Merleau-Ponty
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Topic/nature_animals_general> ; # NATURE--Animals--General
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/31991436> ; # Maurice Merleau-Ponty
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/71409989> ; # Louise Hutchings Westling
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description "This is an interdisciplinary work that puts Maurice Merleau-Ponty's philosophy into dialogue with evolutionary biology, animal studies, and literature, arguing for evolutionary continuity between human cultural and linguistic behaviours and the semiotic activities of other animals. Differing from other studies of Merleau-Ponty's work, this book emphasises his lifelong attention to science, showing how his examination of evolutionary biology, embryology, and ethology anticipated recent studies of animal behaviour, cognition, and communication."@en ;
    schema:description "Philosophy of life -- Animal kin -- Language is everywhere."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1415558685> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Series/groundworks_ecological_issues_in_philosophy_and_theology> ; # Groundworks: ecological issues in philosophy and theology
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Series/groundworks_new_york_n_y> ; # Groundworks (New York, N.Y.)
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#CreativeWork/logos_of_the_living_world> ;
    schema:name "The logos of the living world Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language"@en ;
    schema:productID "859158966" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/859158966#PublicationEvent/new_york_fordham_university_press_2014> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Agent/fordham_university_press> ; # Fordham University Press
    schema:url <http://lib.myilibrary.com?id=818178> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1045278> ;
    schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780823255696/> ;
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13x064j> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10747400> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780823255696> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780823255689> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/859158966> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Agent/fordham_university_press> # Fordham University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Fordham University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Person/merleau_ponty_maurice_1908_1961> # Maurice Merleau-Ponty
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1908" ;
    schema:deathDate "1961" ;
    schema:familyName "Merleau-Ponty" ;
    schema:givenName "Maurice" ;
    schema:name "Maurice Merleau-Ponty" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Series/groundworks_ecological_issues_in_philosophy_and_theology> # Groundworks: ecological issues in philosophy and theology
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/859158966> ; # The logos of the living world Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language
    schema:name "Groundworks: ecological issues in philosophy and theology" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Series/groundworks_new_york_n_y> # Groundworks (New York, N.Y.)
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/859158966> ; # The logos of the living world Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language
    schema:name "Groundworks (New York, N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#Topic/nature_animals_general> # NATURE--Animals--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "NATURE--Animals--General"@en ;
    .

<http://lib.myilibrary.com?id=818178>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to MyiLibrary resource." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/31991436> # Maurice Merleau-Ponty
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1908" ;
    schema:deathDate "1961" ;
    schema:familyName "Merleau-Ponty" ;
    schema:givenName "Maurice" ;
    schema:name "Maurice Merleau-Ponty" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71409989> # Louise Hutchings Westling
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Westling" ;
    schema:givenName "Louise Hutchings" ;
    schema:name "Louise Hutchings Westling" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1415558685#CreativeWork/logos_of_the_living_world>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Logos of the living world." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/859158966> ; # The logos of the living world Merleau-Ponty, animals, and language
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780823255689>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0823255689" ;
    schema:isbn "9780823255689" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780823255696>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0823255697" ;
    schema:isbn "9780823255696" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.