By Eric Alliez
Time is cash, Benjamin Franklin as soon as stated, and in a hugely unique studying of ecu philosophy, Éric Alliez indicates us how real this adage is. A historical past of the philosophy of time, and a comparability of the way of conceiving the temporal, this booklet is not anything lower than an try and get to the bottom of the theoretical frameworks that experience given time its form in Western civilization.
Capital occasions analyzes the social and political approaches fascinated by conceptions of time in old and medieval culture and units them within the context of latest political and philosophical debates centering at the considered Kant and Marx. Witty and realized, Alliez’s formidable paintings forces us to reevaluate the philosophical and old prestige of time in Western tradition.