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Author Morgan, Michael L., 1944-

Title The Cambridge introduction to Emmanuel Levinas / Michael L. Morgan
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011


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Description ix, 259 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Responding to atrocity in the twentieth century; 2. How to read Levinas: normativity and transcendental philosophy; 3. The ethical content of the face-to-face; 4. Philosophy, totality, and the everyday; 5. Subjectivity and the self: passivity and freedom; 6. God, philosophy, and the ground of the ethical; 7. Time, history, and messianism; 8. Greek and Hebrew; Conclusions, puzzles, problems; Annotated reading list and bibliography
Summary "This book provides a clear and helpful overview of the philosophical core of the thought of Emmanuel Levinas, one of the most significant and interesting philosophers of the late twentieth century"--
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-252) and index
Subject LĂ©vinas, Emmanuel.
Philosophy, French -- 20th century.
LC no. 2010033893
ISBN 9780521141062 (paperback)
Other Titles Introduction to Emmanuel Levinas