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Knowledge and postmodernism in historical perspective

Author: Joyce Oldham Appleby; et al
Publisher: New York, N.Y. ; London : Routledge, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This reader chronicles the Western engagement with the nature of knowledge during the past four centuries. It introduces the student to the thought of the major philosophers of this period, from  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Oldham Appleby; et al
ISBN: 0415913829 9780415913829
OCLC Number: 909051371
Description: IX, 559 p. ; 26 cm
Contents: Includes extracts from the works of: Francis Bacon, Rene Descartes, John Locke, Adam Smith, David Hume, Emmanuel Kant, Marquis de Condorcet, Ernst Cassirer, Alexis de Tocqueville, Karl Marx, Charles Baudelaire, Friedrich Nietzsche, Max Weber, Norman Birnbaum, John Dewey, Ruth Benedict, Claude Levi-Strauss, Clifford Geertz, Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer, Thomas Kuhn, Alasdair MacIntyre, Paul Ricoeur, Hayden White, Jacques Derrida, Richard Rorty, Cornel West, David Harvey, Jurgen Habermas, Craig Calhoun, Seyla Benhabib.
Responsibility: ed. by Joyce Appleby et al.


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