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Adorno, Politics, and the Aesthetic Animal
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Caleb J. Basnett
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-20 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Reconstructing the philosophy of T.W. Adorno, this book offers a critical theory of the human/animal distinction and its relation to politics.
Politics and the Aesthetic Animal
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Caleb John Basnett
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

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Levinas, Adorno, and the Ethics of the Material Other
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Eric S. Nelson
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

A provocative examination of the consequences of Levinas’s and Adorno’s thought for contemporary ethics and political philosophy. This book sets up a dialogue between Emmanuel Levinas and Theodor W. Adorno, using their thought to address contemporary environmental and social-political situations. Eric S. Nelson explores the “non-identity thinking” of Adorno and
Chaucer and the Death of the Political Animal
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Jameson S. Workman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-21 - Publisher: Springer

Drawing from classical myth, the history of philosophy, literature, film, music, and painting, Workman connects the artistic claims of Chaucer and tests them against similar gestures in the history of philosophy and literature. What results is a radical retake on Chaucer as a philosopher and poet, upending any preconceived views.
Phenomenology and the Primacy of the Political
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Véronique M. Fóti, Pavlos Kontos
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-11 - Publisher: Springer

This volume is a Festschrift in honor of Jacques Taminiaux and examines the primacy of the political within phenomenology. These objectives support each other, in that Taminiaux's own intellectual itinerary brought him increasingly to an affirmation of the importance of the political. Divided into four sections, the essays contained in