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Title Law and evil : philosophy, politics, psychoanalysis / edited by Ari Hirvonen and Janne Porttikivi
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2010


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Description vi, 308 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction / Ari Hirvonen & Janne Porttikivi -- Eden/Shangri-la / Angus McDonald -- Tragedy and evil : from Hölderlin to Heidegger / Françoise Dastur -- Interrupting evil and the evil of interruption : revisiting the question of freedom / Marcia Sá Cavalcante Schuback -- Wickedness inscribed in freedom : Jean-Luc Nancy on evil / Sami Santanen -- Arche-evil : Derrida's philosophy explained through the concept of evil / Jari Kauppinen -- Hell on earth : Hannah Arendt in the face of Hitler / Jacob Rogozinski -- Total evil : the law under totalitarianism / Ari Hirvonen -- The birth of terrorism out of the spirit of Enlightenment : the subject of Enlightenment and the terrorist sensorium / Artemy Magun -- The catechism of the citizen : politics, law and religion in, after, with and against Rousseau / Simon Critchley -- What's so funny about infinite justice / Janne Porttikivi -- Moralization interrupted : on Lacan's thesis of 'the supreme good as radical evil' / Marc de Kesel -- When psychoanalysis meets law and evil : perversion and psychopathy in the forensic clinic / Jochem Willemsen and Paul Verhaeghe -- 'That which in life might prefer death' : from the death drive to the desire of the analyst / Véronique Voruz
Notes "A GlassHouse book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Good and evil.
Law -- Philosophy.
Author Hirvonen, Ari, 1960-
Porttikivi, Janne.
LC no. 2009013650
ISBN 0415497914 hardback
9780415497916 hardback