American Continental Philosophy

American Continental Philosophy : A Reader

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American Continental Philosophy is the first anthology to gather a representative selection of the most important and original thinkers from the continental tradition in the U.S. The essays reflect the diverse directions and methodologies that have emerged from this influential field. This state-of-the-art sampler showcases the richness and scope of American continental philosophy and will be of value to the entire philosophical community.show more

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  • Paperback | 408 pages
  • 152 x 226 x 30mm | 580.6g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 9 b&w photos, 3 figures, 1 index
  • 0253213762
  • 9780253213761
  • 1,648,553

About Walter Brogan

Walter Brogan is Professor of Philosophy at Villanova University. He is co-translator (with Peter Warnek) of Martin Heidegger's Aristotle's O 1-3: On the Essence and Actuality of Force (Indiana University Press) and author of The Doubling of Being: Heidegger's Reading of Aristotle.James Risser is Professor of Philosophy at Seattle University. He is author of Hermeneutics and the Voice of the Other: Re-reading Gadamer's Philosophical Hermeneutics and editor of Heidegger toward the Turn: Exxays on the Work of the 1930s.show more

Table of contents

AcknowledgmentsIntroduction by Walter Brogan and James RisserPart 1. Intersecting the Tradition1. Imagination, Metaphysics, Wonder John Sallis2. Private Irony, Liberal Hope Richard Rorty3. Stereoscopic Thinking and the Law of Resemblances: Aristotle on Tragedyand Metaphor Dennis J. SchmidtPart 2. Re-Phrasing Discourse4. The Murmur of the World Alphonso Lingis5. Transversal Rationality Calvin O. Schrag6. The Ethical Message of Negative Dialectics Drucilla CornellPart 3. Places of Identity7. Unhomelike Places: Archetictural Sections of Heidegger and Freud David Farrell Krell8. Institutional Songs and Involuntary Memory: Where Do "We" Come From? Charles Scott9. Keeping the Past in Mind Edward S. CaseyPart 4. Locating the Ethical10. Otherwise than Ethics, or Why We Too Are Still Impious John D. Caputo11. In-the-Name-of-the-Father: The Law? William J. Richardson12. Towards an Ethics of Auseinandersetzung Rodolphe GaschiPart 5. Voices of the Other13. Subjection, Resistance, Resignification: Between Freud and Foucault Judith Butler14. The Invisibility of Racial Minorities in the Public Realm of Appearances Robert Bernasconi15. Feminist Theory and Hannah Arendt's Concept of Public Space Seyla BenhabibIndexContributorsshow more

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