Brian Schroeder's Altared Ground: Levinas, History, Violence PDF

By Brian Schroeder

ISBN-10: 0415914523

ISBN-13: 9780415914529

ISBN-10: 0415914531

ISBN-13: 9780415914536

some of the most urgent matters for modern society is the problem of violence and the criteria that market it. In Altared flooring: Levinas, background and Violence Brian Schroeder levels an engagement among Emmanuel Levinas, one of many major figures in twentieth century Continental philosophy, and Plato, Hegel, Heidegger, Nietzsche, Merleau-Ponty, Derrida and others within the historical past of rules. now not in basic terms an exposition of Levinas' unique and intricate considering, Brian Schroeder seeks to re-read the background of Western philosophy and faith through going past Levinas' choices to conventional theories of the self so one can recommend a proposal of subjectivity that isn't grounded in violence.

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