Form and Object

Edinburgh University Press
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What is a thing? What is an object? Tristan Garcia decisively overturns 100 years of Heideggerian orthodoxy about the supposedly derivative nature of objects to put forward a new theory of ontology that gives us deep insights into the world and our place
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About the author

Tristan Garcia is a French novelist and philosopher based at Universite de Picardie Jules Verne. He is the author of philosophical works, including L'Image and Nous, animaux et humains.
Tristan is also the author of fictional works, including Les cordelettes de Browser, En l'absence de classement final and Memoires de la jungle. In 2008, he received the Prix de Flore for La meilleure part des hommes, translated into English as Hate: A Romance.
Mark Allan Ohm is a graduate research assistant in the Department of French Studies and the Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies at Louisiana State University. He is lead editor of the English translation project of the Atelier de metaphysique et d'ontologie contemporaines at the Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris.
Jon Cogburn is Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies at Louisiana State University. He is the author of several articles on the philosophy of logic, epistemology, metaphysics, and aesthetics, co-author with Mark Silcox of Philosophy through Video Games, and co-editor with Mark Silcox of Dungeons & Dragons and Philosophy.
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Edinburgh University Press
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Published on
Mar 17, 2014
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Philosophy / Metaphysics
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