The Resource Heidegger, politics and climate change : risking it all, Ruth Irwin

Heidegger, politics and climate change : risking it all, Ruth Irwin

Label
Heidegger, politics and climate change : risking it all
Title
Heidegger, politics and climate change
Title remainder
risking it all
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Irwin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The scale of some environmental problems, such as climate change and human overpopulation, exceed any one nation state and require either co-ordinated governance or a shift in the culture of modernity. Heidegger, Politics and Climate Change examines this crisis alongside Heidegger's ideas about technology and modernity. Heidegger suggests that refocusing on the primary questions that make it meaningful to be human - the question of Being - could create the means for alternative discourses that both challenge and sidestep the attempt for total surveillance and total control. He advocates recogn
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
304.201
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B3279.H49
LC item number
I79 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in Continental philosophy
Label
Heidegger, politics and climate change : risking it all, Ruth Irwin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-209) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Globalization -- Globalization and the environment -- Climate change and the crisis of philosophy -- Social conscience and global market -- Categories, environmental indicators and the enlightenment market -- Environmentalism -- Pessimistic realism and optimistic total management -- Population statistics and modern governmentality -- Neopragmatism in late modernity -- Technological enframing -- Heidegger; the origin and the finitude of civilization -- Technology and the kultur of late modernity -- Embodied subjectivity and the critique of modernity
Control code
ocn676698310
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 213 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441174802
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24948354
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676698310
  • pebcs144117480X

Library Locations

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