Combining phenomenology and psychoanalysis in highly innovative ways, this book seeks to undo the binary opposition between appearance and Being that. Year: ; Title: Kaja Silverman, World Spectators; Publisher: Stanford: Stanford University Press; Serie: New Series ; Document type: Book editing. World Spectators by Kaja Silverman. Stanford Univ. Press, Stanford, CA, pp. ISBN: (trade), (paper). LEONARDO.

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Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. These are fundamental questions for artist and scientist alike, which Kaja Silverman, in all modesty, sets out to answer in this small, elegant and arresting book.

Kaja Silverman, World Spectators

There’s something really great about someone who thinks an example through on his or her own, from first principles. So, wouldn’t that be another fine reason to pick up a copy? English Choose a language for shopping. Share your thoughts with other customers. If we appropriate the world to our desires, we are also appropriated. This inessentiality is clarified in the second chapter: World Spectators Cultural Memory in the Present.

Stanford University Press Amazon. I think it is one of the fundamental insights I derived from reading this book.


If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Michael Punt Managing Editor: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Notes As usual, a gem in the endnotes: For each of these thinkers or lines of writing, if you will, inasmuch as ‘Genesis’ is not a thinker per se is engaged in making sense of what it means to Look.

Customers who bought this item also bought. People wish to see again that which they have seen before. Showing of 2 reviews. Providing an opening into the interior, a line-of-sight through which a look can go. This characteristic of these ideas, namely that they are strange, is by itself a simple, natural, and sufficient reason to read World Spectators.

Apparatus for the Production of an Image. When you think something through, anew, you often get great clarity.

You will find, if you succeed in spectatlrs World Spectators from beginning to end, that it is filled with outlandish ideas about thought, language, sexuality and how memories are formed, beauty, life, death, and how the world began. Press, Stanford, CA, Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Add both to Cart Add both to List. In this book, to find out what means ‘eating the book’, you can turn to page How did we come to be in the world? Buy the selected items together This item: The question then is: Ships from and sold by Amazon. And yet, as the phenomenological tradition has attested for a generation, to see is to be seen, to belong to the visible.


References to this book Judging the Image: Why are we here, knowing we are here? Hundreds of lines drawn from man’s eye to woman’s body or from woman’s body to man’s eye.

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Using these as the primary data source will show the significance or otherwise of the material to the reviewer’s workd intellectual position and research interests relative to the Leonardo project. Certainly the topics addressed are basic to human symbolic life.

Silvermsn, the author takes her cue from Freud s assertion that the loss of reality associated with psychosis is a function of a disturbance not in the capacity to reason or perceive, but rather in the capacity for world love, the libidinal and semiotic circuity by means of which such love actualizes itself.

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