0
Your cart

Your cart is empty

Books > Humanities > Philosophy > Topics in philosophy > Metaphysics & ontology

Buy Now

Time (Paperback, Main) Loot Price: R195
Discovery Miles 1 950
You Save: R40 (17%)
Time (Paperback, Main): Eva Hoffman

Time (Paperback, Main)

Eva Hoffman

Series: Big Ideas

 (1 rating, sign in to rate)
List price R235 Loot Price R195 Discovery Miles 1 950 You Save R40 (17%)

Bookmark and Share

Expected to ship within 10 - 15 working days

Time has always been the great Given, a fact of existence which cannot be denied or wished away; but the character of lived time is changing dramatically. Medical advances extend our longevity, while digital devices compress time into ever briefer units. We can now exist in several time-zones simultaneously, but we suffer from endemic shortages of time. We are working longer hours and blurring the distinctions between labour and leisure. For many, in an inversion of the old adage, time has become more valuable than money. In this look at life's most ineffable element, spanning fields from biology and culture to psychoanalysis and neuroscience, Eva Hoffman asks: are we coming to the end of time as we know it?

General

Imprint: Profile Books Ltd
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Series: Big Ideas
Release date: September 2011
First published: September 2011
Authors: Eva Hoffman
Dimensions: 197 x 129 x 15mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - B-format
Pages: 216
Edition: Main
ISBN-13: 978-1-84668-043-4
Categories: Books > Humanities > Philosophy > Topics in philosophy > Metaphysics & ontology
Books > Philosophy > Topics in philosophy > Metaphysics & ontology
LSN: 1-84668-043-3
Barcode: 9781846680434

Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate? Let us know about it.

Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Send us a new image.

Is this product missing categories? Add more categories.

Review This Product

No reviews yet - be the first to create one!

Partners