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NUPSA Philosophy Workshops Bibliography

I will try to add the works I've drawn most heavily on and/or the most useful references and/or are significant works for the material in the courses.


Adamson, Peter History Of Philosophy Without Any Gaps (podcast) London: Kings College and the Leverhulme Trust, 2010-2018 https://historyofphilosophy.netcommentary, history
Adamson, Peter & Taylor, Richard C The Cambridge Companion To Arabic Philosophy Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005Islamic, history, commentary
Aristotle The Basic Works Of Aristotle New York: Random House, 1941Greek, classical, metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, logic, rhetoric, science, virtue
Aristotle Nichomachean Ethics Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2002Greek, classical, good life, virtue, ethics
Avicenna (Ibn Sina) The Metaphysica New York: Columbia University Press, 1973Islamic, metaphysics, epistemology, science
Banterrak, Krim; Muecke, Stephen; Roe,Paddy Reading the country: introduction to nomadology Fremantle: Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1984indigenous, poststructuralism
Barthes, Roland 'The Death Of The Author' [essay] https://writing.upenn.edu/~taransky/Barthes.pdf French, poststructuralism, power, criticism, literary theory, semiotics
Baudrillard, Jean 'The Precession of Simulacra' in Simulations and Simulacra http://www.kareneliot.de/downloads/JeanBaudrillard_Simulations_and_Simulacra.pdf French, poststructuralism, postmodernism, semiotics
Burarrwanga, Lakak Welcome To My Country Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 2013indigenous
de Certeau, Michel The Practice Of Everyday Life Berkeley: University Of California Press, 1988French, poststructuralism, power, politics, strategy
Césaire, Aimé ‘Discourse on Colonialism’negritude, postcolonialism, politics, African, French
Confucius (孔子) Analects New York: WW Norton, 1997Chinese, Confucianism, politics, virtue, ethics
Deleuze, Gilles and Guattari, Félix, chapter 'Introduction: rhizomes' in A Thousand Plateaus https://www.ntnu.no/wiki/download/attachments/21463142/deleuzeguattarirhizome.pdfFrench, poststructuralism, power, pyschiatry, language, semiotics
Derrida, Jacques 'Différance' in Margins Of Philosophy Chicago: The University Of Chicago Press, 1982 http://www.clockworksparrow.com/nextism/Derrida_Differance_MarginsOfPhilosophy.pdfFrench, poststructuralism, language, semiotics
Derrida, Jacques Of Grammatology Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press, 1997French, poststructuralism, language, history, semiotics
Descartes, René Discourse on method and the Meditations London: Penguin Books, 1988French, enlightenment, epistemology, metaphysics, dualism, mind
Epicurus Letters, Principle Doctrines and Vatican Sayings Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1964Greek, classical, Epicureanism, Hellenistic, good life, ethics
Foucault, Michel Discipline and Punish London: Penguin Books, 1991French, poststructuralism, history, ethics, language, politics, power
Gramsci, Antonio A Gramsci Reader London: Lawrence and Wishart, 1988politics, Marxism
Haraway, Donna 'A Cyborg Manifesto' http://faculty.georgetown.edu/irvinem/theory/Haraway-CyborgManifesto-1.pdf American, Feminism, 3rd Wave, poststructuralism, power, posthumanism, cybernetics, politics, semiotics
Heidegger, Martin Being And Time NY: University Of New York Press, 1996German, existentialism, metaphysics
Heidegger, Martin What Is Philosophy? London: Vision Press, 1972German, existentialism, good life
Haraway, Donna The Haraway Reader New York: Routeledge, 2004American, poststructuralism, semiotics, feminism, cybernetics, politics
Hume, David Enquiries Concerning Human Understanding and Concerning The Principles Of Morals Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998English, enlightenment, ethics, epistemology, science, skepticism
Ibn Khaldun The Muqqadimah: An Introduction To History NY: Bollingen Foundation Inc. Pantheon Books, 1958politics, history, Islamic
Kant, Immanuel Groundwork Of The Metaphysics Of Morals Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010enlightenment, German, deontology, ethics
Laertius, Diogenes Lives Of Eminent Philosophers, Vols 1 & 2 London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1950Greek, classical, pre-Socratic, Hellenistic, commentary
Lao Tzu (老子) Tao Te Ching London: Penguin Books - Great Ideas, 2009Chinese, Taoism
Latour, Bruno Pandora's Hope Actor Network Theory, ANT, poststructuralism, French, cybernetics, ethics
Leibniz, GW Discourse On Metaphysics And Other Essays Indianapolis, Hackket Publishing Company, 1991enlightenment, German, metaphysics, monadology
Lieh Tzu (列子) Lieh-Tzu A Taoist Guide To Practical Living Boston: Shambhala Publications, 1996Chinese, Taoism, ethics, good life
Lemos, Noah An Introduction To The Theory Of Knowledge Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007commentary, epistemology
Levinas, Emmanuel Totality And Infinity Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1996French, Lithuanian, existentialism, phenomenology, ethics
Machiavelli, Nicolo The Prince London: Everyman's Library, 1928politics, renaissance, ethics, Italian, real politik, strategy
Mill, John Stuart Utilitarianism, Liberty, and Representative Government London: Everyman, 1948English, utilitarianism, economics, good life, consequentialism, ethics
Moreton-Robinson, A. (2003). ‘I Still Call Australia Home: Indigenous Belonging and Place in a White Postcolonising Society’. In Ahmed, S., Castañeda, C., Fortier, A. & Sheller, M. (eds) Uprootings/ Regroundings: Questions of Home and Migration Oxford & New York: Berg, pp.23-40.politics, postcolonialism, postcolonising, indigenous
Moreton-Robinson, Aileen ‘Whiteness, epistemology and Indigenous representation’, in Moreton-Robinson, Aileen (ed) Whitening Race Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press, 2004 (pp74-88)politics, postcolonialism, postcolonising, indigenous, epistemology
Mozi (墨子) Mozi: A Complete Translation Hong Kong: The Chinese University Press, 2010Mohism, Chinese, consequentialism, ethics, politics
Nietzsche, Friedrich Beyond Good And Evil London: Penguin Books, 1990German, romantic, existentialism, ethics, history
Nietzsche, Friedrich On The Genealogy Of Morals Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996German, romantic, existentialism, history, ethics
Motoori, Norinaga The Poetics Of Motoori Norinaga: A Hermeneutical Journey Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2007Japanese, poetics, Aesthetics, Eastern
Nunn, Patrick D. & Reid, Nicholas J. (2016) 'Aboriginal Memories of Inundation of the Australian Coast Dating from More than 7000 Years Ago', Australian Geographer, 47:1, 11-47, DOI: 10.1080/00049182.2015.1077539indigenous, history, ecocriticism
Plato Protagoras And Meno London: Penguin Classics, 1956Greek, classical, dialectic, epistemology
Plato The Last Days Of Socrates London: Penguin Classics, 1993Greek, classical, dialectic, epistemology, ethics, memento mori
Plato The Symposium London: Penguin Classics, 1979Greek, classical, love, dialectic
Plato The Republic London: Penguin Classics, 1987Greek, classical, metaphysics, ethics, dialectic, politics
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques The Social Contract and Discourses London: Everyman, 1993French, romantic, politics
Sartre, Jean-Paul Being And Nothingness New York: Philosophical LibraryFrench, existentialism, freedom, metaphysics, ethics
Saussure, 'Course In General Linguistics' http://faculty.georgetown.edu/irvinem/theory/DeSaussure-Course-excerpts.pdf French, structuralism, language, semiology, semiotics
Scruton, Roger Kant: A Very Short Introduction Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001German, enlightenment, commentary, ethics, transcendental, metaphysic, critique
Seneca Dialogues And Letters London: Penguin Classics, 2005Roman, classical, stoicism, good life, rhetoric, memento mori
Spinoza Ethics London: Everyman, 1993enlightenment, Dutch, ethics
Spivak, Gayatri ‘Can the Subaltern Speak?’ in Cary Nelson and Lawrence Grossberg (eds) Marxism and the Interpretation of Culture London: Macmillan, 1988Indian, poststructuralism, postcolonialism, feminism, Marxism
Sun Tzu (孫子) The Art Of War London: Penguin Books - Great Ideas, 2005Chinese, politics, strategy
Vyasa (trans: Debroy, Bibek) The Mahabharata 5 Haryana: Penguin Books, 2015Indian, Hinduism, epic, ethics, Bhagavad Gita
Warlpiri Elders Warlpiri Dreamings And Histories (Yimikirli) San Francisco: Harper Collins Publishers, 1994Warlpiri, Aboriginal, Australian, dreaming, politics, ethics
Wittgenstein, Ludwig Philosophical Investigations Malden: Blackwell Publishing, 2003German, English, language, semiotics
Wittgenstein, Ludwig Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus London: Routledge Classics, 2001German, English, logical positivism
Wumen Huikai; Kaku-an Shi-en and Mujū Dōkyō Writings From The Zen Masters London: Penguin Group, 2009Japanese, zen, Buddhism
Zeami On The Art Of No Drama: The major treatises of Zeami Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1984Japanese, zen, aesthetics

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