Mind and Matter
In Concrete Reveries, writes reviewer Geoff Manaugh, philosopher Mark Kingwell offers only a glimpse of what makes him "an original thinker with provocative ideas."
and the City.
By Mark Kingwell. Viking. 292 pp. $24.95
That each city might have a particular psychological effect on its inhabitants, or that the very act of living in cities might entail its own brand of cognition, is not an original claim. Such lines of thinking have...