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Encounters and Dialogues with Martin Heidegger, 1929-1976

by Petzet, Heinrich Wiegand; Parvis Emad & Kenneth Maly (translators)

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1993
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9780226664415
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Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 1993. Originally published in German in 1983, this is an intellectual portrait of one of the most important 20th century philosophers by an art historian and literary critic who describes his friendship and encounters with Heidegger from 1929 until 1976 as well as Heidegger's relationships with many of his contemporaries; includes an introduction… Read more
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Down from Olympus: Archaeology and Philhellenism in Germany, 1750-1970

by Marchand, Suzanne L.

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2003
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9780691114781
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Princeton, NJ, U.S.A.: Princeton University Press, 2003. This is a study of the rise and fall of philhellenism, the love of Greek culture, in Germany that focuses on the cultural history of classical archaeology; includes photographs and other illustrations (pictorial cover with photo of the Acropolis on the front; a bright, clean, tight copy in nearly perfect condition; in stock… Read more
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Console and Classify: The French Psychiatric Profession in the Nineteenth Century

by Goldstein, Ian

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
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Second Edition
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9780226301617
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Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 2001. First published in 1987, this is a classic work in the history of science and French intellectual and cultural history; more than a narrative history of the rise of psychiatry in 19th century France, it explains why French psychiatry assumed the form that it did (maroon & white pictorial covers with very… Read more
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The Newtonian Revolution: With Illustrations of the Transformation of Scientific Ideas

by Cohen, I. Bernard

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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9780521273800
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 1983. This volume presents the author's original interpretation of the revolution that marked the beginnings of modern science; it shows that the essence of the Newtonian revolution is the relation between abstract mathematical constructs and the physical systems we observe in the world by means of experiment and observation; building on the analysis… Read more
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