By John McCumber
Taking a look at the advance of continental philosophy in either Europe and the USA, McCumber discusses philosophers starting from Hegel, Marx, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Husserl, Heidegger, Arendt, Adorno and Horkheimer, Sartre, de Beauvoir, Foucault, and Derrida to the main influential thinkers of this day - Agamben, Badiou, Bulter, and Ranciere. all through, McCumber's problem is to explain the first texts for readers coming to those thinkers for the 1st time, whereas revealing the philosophical rigour that underpins and connects the heritage of continental thought.
"Time and Philosophy fills a superb vacuum within the literature on continental philosophy, offering scholars with a useful orientation into this advanced tradition." James Luchte, college of Wales Trinity Saint David
"The unmarried most sensible quantity of its style, Time and Philosophy merits to be extensively learn, either via scholars (because of its lucid shows of every philosopher) and via students operating within the box (because of the final claims approximately Continental philosophy it advances). Summing Up: Essential." selection