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Author Kearney, Richard.

Title Debates in continental philosophy : conversations with contemporary thinkers / Richard Kearney
Edition First edition
Published New York : Fordham University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 355 pages)
Series Perspectives in continental philosophy, 1089-3938 ; no. 37
Perspectives in continental philosophy ; no. 37. 1089-3938
Contents Jacques Derrida: Terror, religion and the new politics -- Jean-Luc Marion: The hermeneutics of revelation -- Paul Ricoeur: On life stories ; On the crisis of authority ; The power of the possible ; Imagination, testimony, and trust -- Georges Dumézil: Myth, ideology, sovereignty -- Emmanuel Levinas: Ethics of the infinite -- Herbert Marcuse: The philosophy of art and politics -- Paul Ricoeur: The creativity of language ; Myth as the bearer of possible worlds -- Stanislas Breton: Being, God and the poetics of relation -- Jacques Derrida: Deconstruction and the other -- Julia Kristeva: Strangers to ourselves: the hope of the singular -- Hans Georg Gadamer: Text matters -- Jean-François Lyotard: What is just? -- George Steiner: Culture: the price you pay -- Paul Ricoeur: Universality and the power of difference -- Umberto Eco: Chaosmos: the return to the Middle Ages -- Villanova Colloquy: Against omnipotence -- Athens Colloquy: Between selves and others -- Halifax Colloquy: Between being and God -- Stony Brook Colloquy: Confronting imagination -- Boston Colloquy: Theorizing the gift -- Dublin Colloquy: Thinking is dangerous -- Appendix: Philosophy as dialogue
Summary This is a collection of illuminating encounters with some of the most important philosophers of our age - by one of its most incisive and innovative critics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-335) and index
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Subject Continental philosophy.
Philosophers, Modern -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Interviews.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0823235157 (electronic bk.)
0823247678 (electronic bk.)
9780823235155 (electronic bk.)
9780823247677 (electronic bk.)