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The problem of distraction

Author: Paul North, literatuur
Publisher: Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rejecting the current conflation of distraction with diversion, this book presents the first genealogy of the concept from Aristotle to Kafka, Heidegger, and Benjamin's early twentieth-century use of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul North, literatuur
ISBN: 9780804775380 0804775389
OCLC Number: 754076075
Description: 233 p. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Paul North.

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"With his thorough treatment of various concepts of distraction through the centuries, North contributes to the understanding of the complex nature of human thoughtValuable for scholars of literature Read more...

 
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