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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Lambert Wiesing

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. 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.

High to Low Avg. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. This website uses cookies to improve user experience. It should be essential reading for anyone working in the philosophy of images. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Written in an inviting style-and nicely translated-this book reaches out both to phenomenologists and those unfamiliar with what phenomenology has to offer.

Philosophy without a Model 3. 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.

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Instead of attempting to understand how a subject perceives the world, Wiesing starts by taking perception to be real. 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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This makes the book a stimulating contribution. 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 the history of theory-from perception wiesingg to image theory-but a veritable introduction to phenomenology It should be said that it is an enormously stimulating book, rich in ideas, subtle in its argumentation, and sometimes funny as well.

Philosophical Myths and Models 2. Low to High Price: Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. He then asks what this reality means for a subject. 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.

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The Philosophy of Perception

The book is bold, original, full of challenging ideas and makes a powerful wlesing for changing our approach to this central philosophical problem. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Lambert Wiesing’s The Philosophy of Perception challenges current theories of perception.


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. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. For information on how we process your data, read our Privacy Policy. He argues that perception requires us to be embodied, to be visible, and to continually participate in the public and physical world we perceive.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Wiesing’s methods chart a markedly new path in contemporary perception theory. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Beyond this it is, with its confident polarisation of theses and its underlying phenomenological orientation, a daring work in the best sense. You can unsubscribe from newsletters at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in any newsletter.

Embodiment and identity are among the topics transformed by examining the necessary a priori consequences of the reality of perception. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Get to Know Us. wiezing