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Toward a philosophy of the act

Author: M M Bakhtin; Michael Holquist; Vadim Liapunov
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, [1993] ©1993
Series: University of Texas Press Slavic series, no. 10.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rescued in 1972 from a storeroom in which rats and seeping water had severely damaged the fifty-year-old manuscript, this text is the earliest major work (1919-1921) of the great Russian philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin. Toward a Philosophy of the Act contains the first occurrences of themes that occupied Bakhtin throughout his long career. The topics of authoring, responsibility, self and other, the moral significance  Read more...
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Bakhtin, M.M. (Mikhail Mikhaĭlovich), 1895-1975.
Toward a philosophy of the act.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1993
(OCoLC)608202939
Online version:
Bakhtin, M.M. (Mikhail Mikhaĭlovich), 1895-1975.
Toward a philosophy of the act.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1993
(OCoLC)622850420
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M M Bakhtin; Michael Holquist; Vadim Liapunov
ISBN: 0292765347 9780292765344 029270805X 9780292708051
OCLC Number: 27812740
Language Note: Translated from Russian.
Description: xxiv, 106 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction to the Russian edition ---
Towards a philosophy of the act.
Series Title: University of Texas Press Slavic series, no. 10.
Other Titles: K filosofii postupka.
Responsibility: M.M. Bakhtin ; translation and notes by Vadim Liapunov ; edited by Michael Holquist & Vadim Liapunov.
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Rescued in 1972 from a storeroom in which rats and seeping water had severely damaged the fifty-year-old manuscript, this text is the earliest major work (1919-1921) of the great Russian philosopher  Read more...

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