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The Lure of Whitehead
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The Lure of Whitehead

Nicholas Gaskill and A. J. Nocek

Abstract

The Lure of Whitehead addresses the sudden interest, across a range of disciplines, in Alfred North Whitehead’s speculative philosophy. Among its fifteen contributions are essays on metaphysics, philosophy of science, digital art, sociology, computer software design, artificial life, and Whitehead’s relation to both continental and analytical philosophy. There is no other book on the market that showcases the new interest in Whitehead with the focus and scope of The Lure of Whitehead. Other books have either presented Whitehead in relation to more well-known thinkers (Bergson, Deleuze)—and thu ... More

Keywords: Speculative philosophy, Metaphysics, Ecology, Constructivism, science and technology, anthropocentrism, critique, Whitehead, Cosmology, realism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780816679959
Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015 DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816679959.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Nicholas Gaskill, editor

A. J. Nocek, editor

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