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Title Living attention : on Teresa Brennan / edited by Alice A. Jardine, Shannon Lundeen, Kelly Oliver
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2007]
©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 139 pages)
Series SUNY series in gender theory
SUNY series in gender theory.
Contents A surplus of living attention : celebrating the life and ideas of Teresa Brennan -- Living a tension -- Time difference : the political psychoanalysis of Teresa Brennan -- Heidegger after Brennan -- Repressed knowledge and the transmission of affect -- Emotion, affect, drive for Teresa Brennan -- After Teresa Brennan -- Ubuntu and Teresa Brennan's energetics -- What's not seen -- Reading Brennan -- Can we make peace for Teresa Brennan
Summary "As an internationally respected feminist philosopher, radical social and political theorist, and tireless activist, Teresa Brennan (1952-2003) was one of the most provocative thinkers of our time. Living Attention is a tribute to the significance of her thought and a testament to the transformative power of her life." "This book demonstrates the scope of Brennan's thought as it continues to challenge academics, public intellectuals, and government leaders. Her concerns ranged from the implications of psychoanalytic theory to relations between men and women to the effects of globalization on our ecological system. The contributors to this volume - from a broad variety of disciplines, including philosophy, literature, government, literary and critical theory, and women's studies - take up Brennan's call to radical thinking and, by examining different aspects of Brennan's work, critically engage with her oeuvre." --Book Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Brennan, Teresa, 1952-
Femininity.
Philosophy, Modern.
Psychoanalysis and feminism.
Psychoanalysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Brennan, Teresa, 1952-
Jardine, Alice.
Lundeen, Shannon.
Oliver, Kelly, 1958-
LC no. 2006020751
ISBN 0791470792 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0791470806 (paperback; alk. paper)
0791480127
1429471689 (electronic bk.)
9780791470794 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780791470800 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780791480120
9781429471688 (electronic bk.)