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Title Levinas and the ancients / edited by Brian Schroeder and Silvia Benso ; with a foreword by Adriaan Peperzak
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 254 pages)
Series Studies in Continental thought
Studies in Continental thought.
Contents The breathing of the air : presocratic echoes in Levinas / Silvia Benso -- The eternal and the new : Socrates and Levinas on desire and need / Deborah Achtenberg -- Levinas questioning Plato on eros and maieutics / Francisco J. Gonzalez -- Getting under the skin : Platonic myths in Levinas / Tanja Stähler -- Lending assistance always to itself : Levinas' infinite conversation with Platonic dialogue / Michael Naas -- Ethics as first philosophy : Aristotelian reflections on intelligence, sensibility, and transcendence / Claudia Baracchi -- Aristotle and Levinas on war and peace : the one against the other / Catriona Hanley -- Stoic ethics and totality in light of Levinasian alterity / Julie Piering -- Of a non-saying that says nothing : Levinas and Pyrrhonism / Pierre Lamarche -- The time and language of messianism : Levinas and Saint Paul / Bettina Bergo -- Proximity in distance : Levinas and Plotinus / John Izzi -- A trace of the eternal return? Levinas and Neoplatonism / Brian Schroeder -- Ethics and predestination in Augustine and Levinas / Thomas J.J. Altizer
Summary Explores the philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas in relation to ancient thought
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Lévinas, Emmanuel.
Philosophy, Ancient -- Influence.
Genre/Form Computer network resources
Form Electronic book
Author Benso, Silvia.
Schroeder, Brian, 1959-
LC no. 2008000606
ISBN 0253000734