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Author Beistegui, Miguel de, 1966-

Title Truth and genesis : philosophy as differential ontology / Miguel de Beistegui
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 390 pages)
Series Studies in Continental thought
Studies in Continental thought.
Contents The origins of onto-tauto-logy -- Absolute identity -- Eventful being : on Ereignis -- Abyssal being : on time-space -- Intersticial being : on dif-ference -- Physics beyond metaphysics? -- The renewal of ontology -- Virtual multiplicities -- Smooth space and volcanic time
Summary Truth and Genesis' discusses the role and meaning of philosophy in the modern world. Beginning with Aristotle, de Beistegui traces the foundations of modern thought and draws together various threads into a unified philosophy that can serve both artistic and scientific communities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ontology.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003027302
ISBN 0253111005 (electronic bk.)
0253216710 (paperback; alk. paper)
0253343925 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780253111005 (electronic bk.)
9780253216717 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780253343925 (hardcover ; alk. paper)