New Books List

Publisher:

New York : Columbia University Press, 1995.

Call Number:

KIC 194 D348N 1995

Pages:

221 pages ; 24 cm.

Subject:

Philosophy and Psychology

Summary:
Negotiations traces the intellectual journey of a man widely acclaimed as one of the most important French philosphers. A provocative guide to Deleuze by Deleuze, the collection clarifies the key critical concepts in the work of this vital figure in contemporary philosphy, who has had a lasting impact on a variety of disciplines, including aesthetics, film theory, psycho-analysis, and cultural studies.
Publisher:

New York : Penguin Books, 2005.

Call Number:

KIC 153.9 K969S 2005

Pages:

xvii, 652 pages : illustration ; 25 cm.

Subject:

Philosophy and Psychology

Summary:
At the onset of the twenty-first century, humanity stands on the verge of the most transforming and thrilling period in its history. It will be an era in which the very nature of what it means to be human will be both enriched and challenged as our species break the shachles of its genetics legacy and achieves inconceivable hights of intelligence, material progress, and longevity. While the social and philosophical ramifications of these changes will be profound, and the threats they pose considerable, celebrated futurist Ray Kurzweil presents a view of thr coming age that is both a dramatic culmination of centuries of technological ingenuity and genuinely inspiring vision of our ultimate destiny.