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Suicide, The Faith of the Faithless: Experiments in Political Theology, Bowie, Continental Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction, The Book Of Dead Philosophers, Very Little .... Almost Nothing: Death, Philosophy, Literature, Infinitely Demanding: Ethics of Commitment, Politics of Resistance, On Humour, How to Stop Living and Start Worrying: Conversations with Carl Cederstrom, Memory Theater
Simon Critchley first encountered David Bowie in the early seventies when the singer appeared on Britain s most watched music show Top of the Pops His performance of Starman mesmerized Critchley it was so sexual so knowing so strange Two days later Critchley s mum bought a copy of the single she liked both the song and the performer s bright orange hair she had previously been a hairdresser The seed of a lifelong love affair was thus planted in the mind of her son aged br br In this concise and engaging excursion through the songs of one of the world s greatest pop stars Critchley whose writings on philosophy have garnered widespread praise melds together personal narratives of how Bowie lit up his dull life in southern England s suburbs with philosophical forays into the way concepts of authenticity and identity are turned inside out in Bowie s work The result is nearly as provocative and mind expanding as the artist it portrays br br Playlist of Bowie s songs that appear in the Critchley s book br a target blank href https www youtube com playlist list PLyC ffmxBYgQlMIjRGOAmhjGTfWGbbLBC rel nofollow https www youtube com playlist list a, In this enlightening new Very Short Introduction Simon Critchley shows us that Continental philosophy encompasses a distinct set of philosophical traditions and practices with a compelling range of problems all too often ignored by the analytic tradition He discusses the ideas and approaches of philosophers such as Kant Hegel Nietzsche Husserl Heidegger Sartre Habermas Foucault and Derrida He also introduces key concepts such as existentialism nihilism and phenomonology by explaining their place in the Continental tradition br The perfect guide for anyone interested in the great philosophers this volume explains in lucid straightforward language the split between Continental and Anglo American philosophy and the importance of acknowledging Continental philosophy br About the Series Combining authority with wit accessibility and style Very Short Introductions offer an introduction to some of life s most interesting topics Written by experts for the newcomer they demonstrate the finest contemporary thinking about the central problems and issues in hundreds of key topics from philosophy to Freud quantum theory to Islam br, The return to religion has perhaps become the dominant clich of contemporary theory which rarely offers anything more than an exaggerated echo of a political reality dominated by religious war Somehow the secular age seems to have been replaced by a new era where political action flows directly from metaphysical conflict em The Faith of the Faithless em asks how we might respond Following Critchley s em Infinitely Demanding em this new book builds on its philosophical and political framework also venturing into the questions of faith love religion and violence Should we defend a version of secularism and quietly accept the slide into a form of theism or is there another way From Rousseau s politics and religion to the return to St Paul in Taubes Agamben and Badiou via explorations of politics and original sin in the work of Schmitt and John Gray Critchley examines whether there can be a faith of the faithless a belief for unbelievers Expanding on his debate with Slavoj i ek Critchley concludes with a meditation on the question of violence and the limits of non violence, Simon Critchley is one of the most provocative lucid and wide ranging philosophers writing today This book provides an intimate portrait of his thought in a series of extended conversations focused on four themes death love humour and authenticity