By Paul K. Feyerabend
The book’s manuscript used to be lengthy believed to were misplaced. lately, although, a typescript constituting the 1st quantity of the undertaking used to be without warning came upon on the college of Konstanz. during this quantity Feyerabend explores the importance of myths for the early interval of average philosophy, in addition to the transition from Homer’s “aggregate universe” to Parmenides’ uniform ontology. He specializes in the increase of rationalism in Greek antiquity, which he considers a disastrous improvement, and the linked separation of guy from nature. hence Feyerabend explores the prehistory of technological know-how in his regularly occurring polemical and terribly realized demeanour.
The quantity includes a variety of images and drawings by means of Feyerabend himself. It additionally includes hitherto unpublished biographical fabric that might aid to around up our total photograph of 1 of the main influential radical philosophers of the 20 th century.
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Philosophy of Nature by Paul K. Feyerabend