Cloth $35.00 ISBN: 9780226569567 Will Publish September 2018
An e-book edition will be published.

Philosophy, Writing, and the Character of Thought

John Timothy Lysaker

Philosophy, Writing, and the Character of Thought

John Timothy Lysaker

224 pages | 6 x 9 | © 2018 -- The University of Chicago
Cloth $35.00 ISBN: 9780226569567 Will Publish September 2018
E-book $35.00 ISBN: 9780226569734 Will Publish September 2018
Contents
Gambits and Gambles
Iron Filings
Pardon the Interruption
Content and Form
Form and Content
In the Beginning Was the Deed
Reworking Making
Deliberate Writing
Mistaking Instrumental Reason
Fits and Starts
A Cultivar
Quotation beyond Quotas
For Examples
In Nuce
Irony
Message in a Bottle
The Hour of the Wolf
It’s the Gesture That Counts
Furnishing the Space of Reasons
A Struggle with Ourselves
Who’s on First
Every One Is Everybody
The Secret Addressee
When We Undo Things with Words
Unknown Friends
Resoundingly Reticent
Provocation/Demonstration
Among the Pros (and Cons)
A: “O my friend, there are no friends.” B: “At least we’ve got each other.”
Then Came History
Equal to the Moment
Unequal to the Moment
After Beauvoir
Property Is Theft
Strange Alchemy
Public Commitment
Propagation without Propaganda
Bit by Bit
Taking Stances
Character Studies
Where Do We Find Ourselves
Acknowledgments
Notes
References
Index
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