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Form and Object

Form and Object

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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Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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ISBN 0748681523
Pages 488 pages
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A thing can be contained in another thing, but this situation doesn't separate the thing from the world. ... A thing can be in other things – be an object – since a thing always remains in something other than a thing. 13.

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