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- DescriptionWhat is the effect of light as it measures the seasons? How does light leave different traces on the terrain-on a Pacific Island, in the Aegean Sea, high in the Alps, or in the forest? John Sallis considers the expansiveness of nature and the range of human vision in essays about the effect of light and lumisity on place. Sallis writes movingly of nature and the elements, employing an ermous range of philosophical, geographical, and historical kwledge. Paintings and drawings by Alejandro A. Vallega illuminate the text, accentuating the interaction between light and environment.
- Author BiographyJohn Sallis is Frederick J. Adelmann Professor of Philosophy at Boston College. He is author of Logic of Imagination: The Expanse of the Elemental (IUP, 2012) and Topographies (IUP, 2006). Alejandro A. Vallega is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Oregon. He trained as a visual artist before studying philosophy. He is author of Latin American Philosophy from Identity to Radical Exteriority (IUP, 2014).
- Author(s)John Sallis
- PublisherIndiana University Press
- Date of Publication28/05/2014
- Series TitleStudies in Continental Thought
- Place of PublicationBloomington, IN
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintIndiana University Press
- Content Note24 color illus.
- Weight309 g
- Width5182 mm
- Height5182 mm
- Spine11 mm
- Illustrator(s)Alejandro Arturo Vallega
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US)
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