Dictionary of Untranslatables: A Philosophical Lexicon, 1st Edition

  • Editor: Barbara Cassin
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  • ISBN-10: 1400849918
  • ISBN-13: 9781400849918
  • DDC: 103
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Overview

This is an encyclopedic dictionary of close to 400 important philosophical, literary, and political terms and concepts. Originally published in French, the work includes terms from more than a dozen languages with analysis of cross-linguistic and cross-cultural complexities. The entries are written by more than 150 distinguished scholars, covering the origins, meanings, history and context of each term. This is an invaluable reference for students, scholars, and general readers.

Contributors

Contributors

  • Barbara Cassin

Table of Contents

1: Front Cover._x000D_
2: Half Title Page._x000D_
3: Other Front Matter._x000D_
4: Title Page._x000D_
5: Copyright Page._x000D_
6: Contents._x000D_
7: Preface._x000D_
8: Introduction._x000D_
9: How to Use This Work._x000D_
10: Principal Collaborators._x000D_
11: Contributors._x000D_
12: Translators._x000D_
13: Half Title Page._x000D_
14: A._x000D_
15: Abstraction, Abstracta, Abstract Entities._x000D_
16: Absurd._x000D_
17: Acedia (SPANISH)._x000D_
18: Act._x000D_
19: Actor, Thespian, Comedian._x000D_
20: Aesthetics._x000D_
21: Affordance._x000D_
22: Agency._x000D_
23: Aiôn [αἰών], Chronos [χϱόνοϛ] (Greek)._x000D_
24: Alliance._x000D_
25: Analogy._x000D_
26: Animal._x000D_
27: Anschaulichkeit (German)._x000D_
28: Anxiety._x000D_
29: Appearance._x000D_
30: Appropriation._x000D_
31: Argutezza (Italian)._x000D_
32: Art._x000D_
33: Aspect._x000D_
34: Attualità, Attuosità (Italian)._x000D_
35: Aufheben, Aufhebung(German)._x000D_
36: Authority._x000D_
37: Autrui._x000D_
38: B._x000D_
39: Baroque._x000D_
40: Beauty._x000D_
41: Begriff._x000D_
42: Behavior, Behaviorism._x000D_
43: Belief._x000D_
44: Berīt [בְּרִית] (Hebrew)._x000D_
45: Beruf (German)._x000D_
46: Bien-Être._x000D_
47: Bild (German)._x000D_
48: Bildung, Kultur, Zivilisation (German)._x000D_
49: Bogočelovečestvo [богочеловечество] (Russian)._x000D_
50: C._x000D_
51: ÇA._x000D_
52: Care._x000D_
53: Category._x000D_
54: Catharsis, Katharsis [ϰάθαϱσις] (GREEK)._x000D_
55: Certitude._x000D_
56: Chance/Probability._x000D_
57: Chôra [χώϱα] (GREEK)._x000D_
58: Civil Rights._x000D_
59: Civil Society._x000D_
60: Civility._x000D_
61: Civilization._x000D_
62: Civiltà (Italian)._x000D_
63: Claim._x000D_
64: Classic, Classic, Classicism Neoclassic, Neoclassicism._x000D_
65: Combination and Conceptualization._x000D_
66: Common Sense (English)._x000D_
67: Commonplace._x000D_
68: Community._x000D_
69: Comparison._x000D_
70: Comportment._x000D_
71: Concept._x000D_
72: Conceptus (Latin)._x000D_
73: Concetto (Italian)._x000D_
74: Conciliarity._x000D_
75: Connotation._x000D_
76: Consciousness, Conscience, Awareness._x000D_
77: Consensus._x000D_
78: Conservative._x000D_
79: Continuitet/Continuerlighed/Continuerligt (Danish)._x000D_
80: Continuity._x000D_
81: Corso, Ricorso (Italian)._x000D_
82: Croyance._x000D_
83: Culture._x000D_
84: D._x000D_
85: DaimÔn [δαίμων] (Greek)._x000D_
86: Dasein/Existenz (German)._x000D_
87: Deception._x000D_
88: Deformation._x000D_
89: Demon._x000D_
90: Demos [δεμός]/Ethnos [ἔθνος]/Laos [λαός](Greek)._x000D_
91: Dénégation._x000D_
92: Description/Depiction._x000D_
93: Desengaño (Spanish)._x000D_
94: Désinvolture._x000D_
95: Desire._x000D_
96: Dessein._x000D_
97: Dessin._x000D_
98: Destiny._x000D_
99: Devil._x000D_
100: Dialectic._x000D_
101: Dichtung (German)._x000D_
102: Dictum/Enuntiabile (Latin)._x000D_
103: Discourse._x000D_
104: Disegno (Italian)._x000D_
105: Disposition._x000D_
106: Domination._x000D_
107: Dor (Romanian)._x000D_
108: Doxa [δóξα] (Greek)._x000D_
109: Drive, Instinct, Impulse._x000D_
110: Droit._x000D_
111: Drugoj [другой] (Russian)._x000D_
112: Duende (Spanish)._x000D_
113: Duty, Debt._x000D_
114: Dynamic._x000D_
115: E._x000D_
116: Economy._x000D_
117: EidÔlon [εἴδωλον]/EikÔn [εἰϰών]/Phantasma [φάντασμα]/Emphasis [ἔμφασις]/Tupos [τύπος] (GREEK)._x000D_
118: Eleutheria [ἐλεύθεϱια] (Greek)._x000D_
119: English._x000D_
120: Énoncé._x000D_
121: Entrepreneur (French)._x000D_
122: Entstellung (German)._x000D_
123: Epistemology._x000D_
124: EpochÊ [ἐποχή] (Greek)._x000D_
125: Ereignis (German)._x000D_
126: Erleben/Erlebnis (German)._x000D_
127: Erscheinung/Schein/Phänomen/Manifestation/Offenbarung (German)._x000D_
128: Erzählen/Beschreiben (German)._x000D_
129: Es, Ich, Über-Ich._x000D_
130: Es Gibt (German)._x000D_
131: Essence, Substance, Subsistance, Existence._x000D_
132: Esti [ἐστι], Einai [εἶναι]._x000D_
133: Eternity._x000D_
134: Europe._x000D_
135: Event._x000D_
136: Evighed (Danish)._x000D_
137: Exigency._x000D_
138: Experience._x000D_
139: Experiment/Experience._x000D_
140: F._x000D_
141: Fact._x000D_
142: Facture._x000D_
143: Fair/Fairness/Equity._x000D_
144: Faith._x000D_
145: Faktura [ϕактура] (Russian)._x000D_
146: False._x000D_
147: Fancy/Imagination._x000D_
148: Fatherland._x000D_
149: Feeling/Passion/Emotion/Sentiment/Sensation/Affection/Sense._x000D_
150: Ficar._x000D_
151: Fiction._x000D_
152: Flesh._x000D_
153: Force/Energy._x000D_
154: Form._x000D_
155: French._x000D_
156: G._x000D_
157: Gefühl (German)._x000D_
158: Gegenstand (German)._x000D_
159: Geisteswissenschaften (German)._x000D_
160: Gemüt (German)._x000D_
161: Gender._x000D_
162: Genius._x000D_
163: Genre._x000D_
164: German._x000D_
165: Geschichtlich (German)._x000D_
166: Geschlecht (German)._x000D_
167: Glaube (German)._x000D_
168: Glück, Glückseligkeit, Seligkeit, Wohlfahrt (German)._x000D_
169: God._x000D_
170: Gogo (Basque)._x000D_
171: Good/Evil._x000D_
172: Goût._x000D_
173: Government._x000D_
174: Grace._x000D_
175: GREEK._x000D_
176: Gut/BöSe, Wohl/üBel (Weh), Gut/Schlecht (German)._x000D_
177: H._x000D_
178: Há/Haver (Portuguese)._x000D_
179: Happiness._x000D_
180: Heart._x000D_
181: Heimat (German)._x000D_
182: Herrschaft (German)._x000D_
183: Historia Universalis (LATIN)._x000D_
184: History/Story._x000D_
185: Homonym/Synonym._x000D_
186: Humanity._x000D_
187: I._x000D_
188: I/ME/MYSELF._x000D_
189: IDEA._x000D_
190: IDENTITY._x000D_
191: IL Y A._x000D_
192: IMAGE._x000D_
193: IMAGINATION._x000D_
194: IMITATION._x000D_
195: IMPLICATION._x000D_
196: IN SITU (LATIN)._x000D_
197: INGENIUM (LATIN)._x000D_
198: INSTANT._x000D_
199: INSTINCT._x000D_
200: INTELLECT,INTELLIGER (FRENCH)._x000D_