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In Motion, At Rest
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Grant Farred
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-01 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

In Motion, At Rest takes up the event as a philosophical problem from a novel perspective. Grant Farred examines three infamous events in sport, arguing that theorizing the event through sport makes possible an entirely original way of thinking about it. In the first event, Ron Artest committed a flagrant
Bodies In Motion and At Rest
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Thomas Lynch
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-31 - Publisher: Random House

The facts of life and death remain the same. We live and die, we love and grieve, we breed and disappear. And between these existential gravities, we search for meaning, save our memories, leave a record for those who will remember us.'So writes Thomas Lynch in Bodies in Motion and
Plato's Forms in Transition
Language: en
Authors: Samuel C. Rickless
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

There is a mystery at the heart of Plato's Parmenides. In the first part, Parmenides criticizes what is widely regarded as Plato's mature theory of Forms, and in the second, he promises to explain how the Forms can be saved from these criticisms. Ever since the dialogue was written, scholars
The Moment of Change
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: N. Strobach
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-09 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book is a systematic history of one of the oldest problems in the philosophy of space and time: How is the change from one state to its opposite to be described? To my knowledge it is the first comprehensive book providing information about and analysis of texts on this
Forces and Motion At Work
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Shirley Duke
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-01 - Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

Explore The Relationship Between The Strength Of A Force And Its Effect On An Object As Well As The Effects Of Forces In Nature.