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By Scott Campbell,Paul W. Bruno

ISBN-10: 1441123539

ISBN-13: 9781441123534

ISBN-10: 1472591585

ISBN-13: 9781472591586

Lebensphilosophie, primary to nineteenth-century philosophical proposal, is worried with the which means, worth and function of lifestyles. during this much-needed examine, ancient lebensphilosophie is lower back to the middle of philosophical investigations and published within the modern ascendency of 'life' in philosophical considering.

Scholars from aesthetics, bioethics and ontology research how the inspiration of existence has made its means into modern philosophical discussions. They establish 3 major subject matters: the shift towards organic and technological perspectives of lifestyles, changing Dilthey and Nietzsche's emphasis on ancient lifestyles over organic existence; the connection among biopolitics and political liberalism and the re-emergence of the assumption of lifestyles - so vital for the normal life-philosophers - in fresh discussions approximately care of the self, existential gratitude skepticism and the sentiments.

Anticipating new instructions of philosophical considering, this research restores a necessary university of inspiration to the most important discussions concerning the risks of up to date politics and the specter of new technologies.

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