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Author Panagia, Davide, 1971-

Title Impressions of Hume : cinematic thinking and the politics of discontinuity / Davide Panagia
Published Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xxix, 158 pages) : illustrations
Series Modernity and political thought
Modernity and political thought (Unnumbered)
Contents List of Illustrations; Roll Credits; Editors' Introduction; Notes; Introduction; Approaching Hume; On Beholding; Notes; 1 Film Matters; The Action-Image; Discontinuity and the Fact of the Series; Actors, Artificial Persons, and Human Somethings; Political Resistance and an Aesthetics of Politics; Notes; 2 A Treatment of Human Parts; or the Shot; On the Close-Up; Empiricism and Typographic Culture; Hume's Train of Thinking; Of Human Parts; Discomposing One's Character; Conclusion: A Micropolitics of Impressions; Notes; 3 Hume's Iconomy; An Excess of Images; Fluid Supports
ConclusionNotes; 4 Hume's Point of View; or the Screen; Single-Point Perspective and the General Point of View; Impartiality, Sympathy, Reputation from a Cinematic Point of View; The Imagination and Hume's train of thinking; The "im" of Impartiality; The Hold of Sympathy; Reputation, Promising, and Projection; Conclusion: Sympathy's Claim; Notes; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Davide Panagia's Impressions of Hume: Cinematic Thinking and the Politics of Discontinuity is volume fifteen of Modernity and Political Thought, the Rowman & Littlefield series in contemporary political theory
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-149) and index
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Subject Hume, David, 1711-1776 -- Political and social views.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1299819990 (ebk)
1442222107 (electronic ;) (alk. paper)
1442222107 (electronic bk.)
9781299819993 (ebk)
9781442222106 (electronic bk.)