By Thomas AF, Dr Kelly

This is the 1st book-length exam of the paintings of a massive modern philosopher within the continental culture, William Desmond. His idea is a brand new, post-modern manner of articulating what he calls the ‘between’. Rooted in Plato and Augustine, and advancing via a disagreement with Hegel and Nietzsche, Desmond rejects facile scepticism and wins via to a strikingly unique and powerfully looking articulation of the human. the current quantity comprises essays on Desmond’s paintings either through rising students and via well-established thinkers. It additionally incorporates a particularly written essay at the practices of philosophy through Desmond himself.

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