Fordham University Press / Science and Technics

Best Selling

Language

All

English (20)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Publisher

Delete Fordham University Press

 

Collection

 

Category

Delete Science and Technics

 

In category

Science (16)

Technology & engineering (7)

 

Audience

Adult (20)

 

Format

All

PDF (0)

EPUB (20)

AUDIOBOOK (0)

 

Total Loans

All (0)

20 - 40 (0)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 20 of 20 Sorted by : 

Monkey Trouble

by Christopher Peterson Fordham University Press (November 07, 2017)

According to scholars of the nonhuman turn, the scandal of theory lies in its failure to decenter the human. The real scandal, however, is that we keep trying. The human has become a conspicuous blind spot for...


Being Brains

by Fernando Vidal & Francisco Ortega Fordham University Press (July 04, 2017)

Being Brains offers a critical exploration of one of the most influential and pervasive contemporary beliefs: “We are our brains.” Starting in the “Decade of the Brain” of the 1990s, “neurocentrism”...


Atopias

by Frédéric Neyrat, Lindsay Turner, Walt Hunter & Steven Shaviro Fordham University Press (October 03, 2017)

This book offers a manifesto for a radical existentialism aiming to regenerate the place of the outside that contemporary theory underestimates. Neyrat calls this outside “atopia”: not utopia, a dreamt place...


Deus in Machina

by Jeremy Stolow Fordham University Press (November 05, 2012)

The essays in this volume explore how two domains of human experience and action—religion and technology—are implicated in each other. Contrary to commonsense understandings of both religion (as an “otherworldly”...


Advances in Cyber Security

by D. Frank Hsu & Dorothy Marinucci Fordham University Press (April 03, 2013)

As you read this, your computer is in jeopardy of being hacked and your identity being stolen. Read this book to protect yourselves from this threat. The world’s foremost cyber security experts, from Ruby...


Beyond Broadband Access: Developing Data-Based Information Policy Strategies

by Richard D. Taylor & Amit M. Schejter Fordham University Press (July 01, 2013)

After broadband access, what next? What role do metrics play in understanding "information societies"? And, more important, in shaping their policies? Beyond counting people with broadband access, how can economic...


The Beginning of Heaven and Earth Has No Name: Seven Days with Second-Order Cybernetics

by Heinz von Foerster , Elinor Rooks, Michael Kasenbacher & Albert Müller et al. Fordham University Press (December 02, 2013)

Heinz von Foerster was the inventor of second-order cybernetics, which recognizes the investigator as part of the system he is investigating. The Beginning of Heaven and Earth Has No Name provides an accessible,...


Being-in-Creation: Human Responsibility in an Endangered World

by Bruce Ellis Benson, Norman Wirzba & Brian Treanor Fordham University Press (September 01, 2015)

Being in Creation asks about the role of humans in the more-than-human world from the perspective of human creatureliness, a perspective that accepts as a given human finitude and limitations, as well as responsibility...


Interdependence: Biology and Beyond

by Kriti Sharma Fordham University Press (June 01, 2015)

A coherent and practical philosophy of interdependence, drawing on vivid examples from the biological sciences.


Husserl's Missing Technologies

by Don Ihde Fordham University Press (April 01, 2016)

Don Ihde, contemporary postphenomenological philosopher of science and technology-technoscience-examines the important philosophical role of Husserl, here in relation to technologies, and his classical phenomenology....


Upside-Down Gods: Gregory Bateson's World of Difference

by Peter Harries-Jones Fordham University Press (May 02, 2016)

Human survival requires a reorientation of science away from its exclusive technical and materialist premises focused on control, towards feedback and relational processes of organism-plus-environment. Gregory...


Beyond the Supersquare: Art and Architecture in Latin America after Modernism

by Mario Torres & Antonio Sergio Bessa Fordham University Press (July 01, 2014)

Beyond the Supersquare: Art and Architecture in Latin America after Modernism, which developed from a symposium presented by the Bronx Museum of the Arts in 2011, showcases original essays by distinguished Latin...


Fueling Culture: 101 Words for Energy and Environment

by Jennifer Wenzel, Patricia Yaeger & Imre Szeman Fordham University Press (February 01, 2017)

A collection of brief reflections on keywords related to energy, including the various substances and forces with which humans have produced energy, and their past, present, and future implications for values,...


Technicians of Human Dignity: Bodies, Souls, and the Making of Intrinsic Worth

by Gaymon Bennett Fordham University Press (November 23, 2015)

Tracks the development of the concept of human dignity in post-war ethics and politics, focusing on the Vatican, the United Nations, and U.S. Federal Bioethics.


Plasticity and Pathology: On the Formation of the Neural Subject

by David Bates & Nima Bassiri Fordham University Press (January 15, 2016)

This collection of essays explores the historical and theoretical dimensions of the contemporary neural subject. With a multidisciplinary perspective, the volume focuses attention on the important, but problematic...


Confidentiality and Its Discontents: Dilemmas of Privacy in Psychotherapy

by Paul W. Mosher & Jeffrey Berman Fordham University Press (July 01, 2015)

Confidentiality and Its Discontents: Dilemmas of Privacy in Psychotherapy explores the human stories arising from the psychotherapist's dual allegiance to patient and society. These dilemmas include the hazards...


Bruno Latour in Pieces: An Intellectual Biography

by Henning Schmidgen & Gloria Custance Fordham University Press (October 15, 2014)

Bruno Latour is one of the major figures of contemporary thought. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the Latourian oeuvre, spanning from his early work in the sociology and anthropology of science...


Earth, Life, and System: Evolution and Ecology on a Gaian Planet

by Bruce Clarke Fordham University Press (July 01, 2015)

Earth, Life & System: Evolution and Ecology on a Gaian Planet explores the multiple themes of Lynn Margulis's science: microbial evolution, ecology and symbiosis, the coupled interactions of environment and...


The Helmholtz Curves: Tracing Lost Time

by Henning Schmidgen & Nils F. Schott Fordham University Press (September 15, 2014)

In 1850, Hermann von Helmholtz conducted path breaking experiments on the propagation speed of the nervous impulse. This book reconstructs the cultural history of these experiments by focusing on Helmholtz's...


What's These Worlds Coming To?

by Aurélien Barrau, Jean-Luc Nancy, Travis Holloway & Flor Méchain et al. Fordham University Press (October 22, 2014)

One of the world's leading philosophers and an emerging astrophysicist revive the ancient philosophical practice of cosmology for our time. Jean-Luc Nancy and Aurélien Barrau's collaboration is a study of life,...