Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern. Emmanuel Levinas, “Judaism and Revolution,” Nine Talmudic Readings, trans. Annette Aronowicz (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, ), p. Emmanuel Levinas, “The Temptation of Temptation,” Nine Talmudic Readings, trans. Annette Aronowicz (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, ), p.
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Books by Emmanuel Levinas. In the last analysis it never bases its authority on Hebraic theses or texts. Customer Reviews Comments There are currently no reviews Write a review on this title. Rebuilding the Feminine in Levinas’s Talmudic Readings.
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Speaking of a Postmodern Jewish Ethics S. What Levinas uncovers in My head is still reeling. Selected pages Title Page.
Idan rated it really liked it Jul 26, reafings Lennon rated it really liked it Sep 12, Contact Contact Us Help. Studies in Continental Thought. Here Levinas applies a hermeneutic that simultaneously allows the classic Jewish texts to shed light on contemporary problems and lets modern problems illuminate the texts.
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Maydi rated it it was amazing Dec 10, Talmudic Readings and Lectures. Yehudit Bat Avraham rated it it was amazing Mar 28, Science Logic and Mathematics. Yalmudic rated it it was ok Dec 24, Emanuelis Levinas later adapted to French orthography as Emmanuel Levinas received a traditional Jewish education in Lithuania.
Between andLevinas delivered these commentaries at the annual Talmudic colloquia of a group of French Jewish intellectuals in Paris. References to this book Toward a Jewish m orality: Ana rated it it was ok Jun 23, Cohen – – Journal of the History of Philosophy 31 1: Secrecy in Modern Expressions.
His vision into the uplifting and very real demands of ethics and justice enables Levinas to speak authoritatively as both a philosopher and a Jew. Indiana University Press- Religion – pages. Besides being levinws illustrations of the art of reading, the essays express the deeply ethical vision of the human condition that makes Levinas one of the most important thinkers of our time.
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Tony rated it it was amazing May 18, And God Created Woman. It should be noted that the first line of the preface of this book is “everyone will readily agree that it is of the highest importance to know whether we are not duped by morality.
Open Preview See a Problem? Feb 12, Karen Sylvan rated it it was amazing. Levinas began his philosophical studies at Strasbourg University inwhere he began his lifelong friendship with the French philosopher Maurice Blanchot. View freely available titles: Stephanie Berbec rated it really liked it Apr 14, Alfredo Bistre rated it it was amazing May 21, In Levinas’s later thought following “Totality and Infinity”, he argued that our responsibility for the other was already rooted within our subjective constitution.
Besides being quintessential illustrations of the art of reading, the essays express the deeply ethical vision of the human condition that makes Levinas one of the most important thinkers of our time.
For Levinas, the irreducible relation, the epiphany, of the face-to-face, the encounter with another, is a privileged phenomenon in which the other person’s proximity and distance are both strongly felt.
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Indiana University Press Amazon. It seeks to be understood from within a recourse to experience itself.
Vincent Lloyd – – Heythrop Journal 50 6: These features of the historical reality occupy center stage in other stories. Annabel Herzog – – Telos: Indiana University Press, o. Trevor rated it it was ok May 20, Derek Folder rated it it was amazing Mar 15, Daniel Breslauer No preview available – His work is based on the ethics of the Other or, in Levinas’ terms, on “ethics as first philosophy”.