The self and its shadows a book of essays on individuality as negation in philosophy and the arts

Stephen Mulhall presents a series of multiply interrelated essays which explore the idea of selfhood as a matter of non-self-identity: for example, as becoming or self-overcoming or as being doubled or divided. He draws on Nietzsche, Sartre and Wittgenstein, but also on works of opera, cinema, and f...

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Main Author: Mulhall, Stephen
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
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Summary:Stephen Mulhall presents a series of multiply interrelated essays which explore the idea of selfhood as a matter of non-self-identity: for example, as becoming or self-overcoming or as being doubled or divided. He draws on Nietzsche, Sartre and Wittgenstein, but also on works of opera, cinema, and fiction
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780191748301