Books | Essay and Science http://www.essayandscience.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:44:58 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 The Democracy of Knowledge http://www.essayandscience.com/book/27/the-democracy-of-knowledge/ To the author, knowledge is a field in which democratic quality is fundamentally decided.

 



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Essay and Science Wed, 26 Oct 2011 23:00:00 +0100
The Open Vision: From the Grail Legend to Surrealism http://www.essayandscience.com/book/23/the-open-vision-from-the-grail-legend-to-surrealism/ The Grail legend gives name to this book, which deals with the possibilities of a perception that goes beyond the physical world. The hidden and the invisible are objects of the imaginative faculty that, in the Middle Ages, was understood to be a God-given visionary experience.



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Essay and Science Mon, 26 Sep 2011 23:00:00 +0100
Nobody is My Name http://www.essayandscience.com/book/4/nobody-is-my-name/ What became of Homer? Who wrote the Odyssey? In order to find answers, it would be necessary to read the Iliad and the Odyssey as if they had never been understood before. Otherwise, these two questions would be irrelevant or unsolvable.



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Essay and Science Sat, 01 Jan 2011 00:00:00 +0100
Liberals http://www.essayandscience.com/book/24/liberals/ The Chapter 4 of this book  analyzes the assumptions on which Locke based his Second Treatise and establishes Locke's text as being fundamental for the development of what is called virtuous liberalism.

 



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Essay and Science Mon, 06 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0100
I Love, therefore I Exist http://www.essayandscience.com/book/26/i-love-therefore-i-exist/ This book allows us to understand the way those who devoted themselves to thinking about how to love and be loved experienced love themselves.

 



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Essay and Science Mon, 25 Oct 2010 23:00:00 +0100
Sacrifice and Creation in the Paintings of Rothko http://www.essayandscience.com/book/25/sacrifice-and-creation-in-the-paintings-of-rothko/ The book is an interpretation of the numerous texts that Rothko wrote about matters pertaining to art and religion, a new and surprising approach to the study of the sacred.



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Essay and Science Mon, 12 Apr 2010 23:00:00 +0100
The Funereal Capitalism http://www.essayandscience.com/book/15/the-funereal-capitalism/ At the beginning the crisis was considered financial. But in reality was the collapse of an  epoch and the decline of a culture. After all, the crisis is only the predictable beginning of another era.



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Essay and Science Mon, 07 Dec 2009 00:00:00 +0100
Philosophy: Questions that Concern us All http://www.essayandscience.com/book/9/philosophy-questions-that-concern-us-all/ To say that if some matter does not speak exclusively of those that concern everyone it cannot be philosophical, is to bring  the philosophical query closer to questions that the human being raises as a mere corollary of a sort of innate tendency.



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Essay and Science Sun, 07 Dec 2008 00:00:00 +0100
Even by a Nation of Devils: Democracy, Liberalism and Republicanism http://www.essayandscience.com/book/11/even-by-a-nation-of-devils-democracy-liberalism-and-republicanism/ In the first part of the book, the author shows that liberal arguments are, in fact, the result of institutional problems of liberalism. The second part of the book focuses on republican tradition and its idea of democracy.



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Essay and Science Sun, 07 Dec 2008 00:00:00 +0100
Images of the City. Poetry and Film, from Whitman to Lorca http://www.essayandscience.com/book/14/images-of-the-city-poetry-and-film-from-whitman-to-lorca/ The author understands contemporary culture as an eminently urban phenomenon  and, in order to reflect upon it, has chosen a multidisciplinary approach, based upon an analysis of the language of film, literary theory and cultural anthropology.



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Essay and Science Sun, 07 Dec 2008 00:00:00 +0100