Quotes[edit]. The protreptic text, the so-called protreptikós, is an invitation to produce one’s own knowledge. So one might easily think, at first glance, that. Professor Lambert Wiesing holds the Chair of Image Theory and Phenomenology at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany. He is a leading authority. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. Learn more at Author Central.

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The Philosophy of Perception: Phenomenology and Image Theory: Lambert Wiesing: Bloomsbury Academic

The Pause in Participation Index. All Formats Paperback Sort by: It should be said that it is an enormously stimulating book, rich in ideas, subtle in its argumentation, and sometimes funny as well. Wiesing presents the background, implications and justification of this central idea with startling clarity and impressive breadth as well as argumentative stringency; almost as an aside, the reader gets not only brilliant miniatures of wising history of theory-from perception theory to image theory-but a veritable introduction to phenomenology Please note there is a week delivery period for this title.

It is a major achievement that this important book has lsmbert made been made available to English-speaking readers. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Written in an inviting style-and nicely translated-this book reaches out both to phenomenologists and those unfamiliar with what phenomenology has to offer. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. Please try your request again later. Lambert Wiesing’s The Philosophy of Perception challenges current theories of perception. This website uses cookies to improve user experience. Low to High Price: English Choose a language for shopping. It should be essential reading for anyone working in the philosophy of images.

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. He also re positions the role of image-perception, and our understanding of what constitutes an image, in this context. The book is bold, original, full of challenging ideas and makes a powerful case for changing our approach to this central philosophical problem. Employing skilful phenomenology and philosophy ‘without models’, Wiesing presents an uncompromising critique of established theories of perception and takes huge strides in a new direction.

In addition to identifying common ground among diverse philosophical positions, he identifies how his own, phenomenological approach differs from those of many other philosophers, past and present.

Embodiment and identity are among the topics transformed by examining the necessary a priori consequences of the reality of perception.

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High to Low Avg. He then asks what this reality means for a subject. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

As part of the argument, he provides a succinct but comprehensive survey of the philosophy of images His original critical exposition presents scholars of phenomenology, perception and aesthetics with a new, important understanding of the old phenomenon, the human being in the world.

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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Wiesing cares deeply about what philosophy is and ought to be, and anyone with similar concerns will find this an engaging read. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Philosophical Myths and Models 2. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Philosophy without a Model 3. Learn more at Author Central. As well as developing a set of distinctive philosophical ideas, Wiesing presents insightful and lucid interpretations of historical philosophers and develops his own methodology by building on suggestive ideas from the philosophical tradition.


The Me of Perception 4. Beyond this it is, with its confident polarisation of theses and its underlying phenomenological orientation, a daring work in the best sense.

Are you an ,ambert Popularity Popularity Featured Price: In his original approach, the question of how human perception is possible is displaced by questions about what perception obliges us to be and do.

Get to Know Us. Instead of attempting to understand how a subject perceives the world, Wiesing starts by taking perception to be real. Only in looking at images, he proposes, can we achieve something like a break in participation, a temporary respite from this, one of perception’s relentless demands. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Wiesing’s methods chart a markedly new path in contemporary perception theory.