Contemporary thought is characterized by an expansion of the scope of traditionally defined disciplines, including philosophy. The aim of this series is to demonstrate this tendency through a selection of authors and books (Czech and foreign) as well as thematic monographs, showing something like philosophy in a dialogue with other areas of knowledge. However, it is clear that the word "present” should emphasize everything that our period understands as contemporary rather than chronology. Miroslav Petříček is the head of the series.
Spinoza a politika

Spinoza a politika

Balibar, Étienne

Étienne Balibar (1942), Louise Althusser’s student, is one of the most significant contemporary political thinkers. His book, Spinoza and...

published: june 2017
recommended price: 190 czk

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Estetika ambiguity

Estetika ambiguity

Bierhanzl, Jan

Remaining in ambiguity is at the root of how we experience art works. The ambiguity is inherent in the genre and content, in the movement...

published: january 2022
recommended price: 180 czk

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Kotvy na nebesích

Kotvy na nebesích

Brague, Rémi

Rémi Brague leads us to reject the idea that modern man living in the "post-metaphysical” era, which is the cultural heritage of the Enli...

Metafyzická základna života

published: october 2019
recommended price: 240 czk

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Původ negativní dialektiky

Původ negativní dialektiky

Buck-Morssová, Susan

This book by American philosopher Susan Buck-Morris traces the formation of the theory of Theodor Adorno, a key representative of the fir...

Theodor W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin a frankfurtský Institut pro sociální výzkum

published: october 2020
recommended price: 450 czk

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Poznávání života

Poznávání života

Canguilhem, Georges

French epistemology represents a distinctive line of thought within philosophy, represented primarily by Gaston Bachelard with his theory...

published: may 2017
recommended price: 280 czk

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Smrt

Smrt

Dasturová, Francoise

Man knows that he must one day die and this awareness represents one of the main characteristics of humanity; the aim of religion, metaph...

Esej o konečnosti

published: november 2017
recommended price: 280 czk

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Na rozhraních fenomenologie

Na rozhraních fenomenologie

Janicaud, Dominique

Edmund Husserl defined a new philosophical theme: the field of experience. When Emmanuel Levinas speaks about Desire and the Other, to wh...

Transcendence, jevení a zkušenost

published: may 2019
recommended price: 260 czk

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Kdo tu mluvil o vítězství?

Kdo tu mluvil o vítězství?

Matějčková, Tereza

Traditional cultures have exercises which teach people discipline. Even modern philosophers, Hegel, Nietzsche and Kierkegaard paid specia...

Osm cvičení ve filosofické rezignaci

published: november 2022
recommended price: 340 czk

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Epistemologie estetična

Epistemologie estetična

Mersch, Dieter

The idea of a mutual methodological interrelation between research and art, which appeared towards the end of the past century, uncovers ...

published: june 2020
recommended price: 190 czk

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