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Levinas Studies V11
An Annual Review, Volume 11
Richard A. Cohen, ed.; Jolanta Saldukaityte, ed.

Publication date: September 26, 2017

Levinas Studies

2017 • 270 pp. 6 x 9"
Phenomenology / Ethics & Moral Philosophy / Philosophers

$35.00 Paperback, 978-0-8207-0709-9

The latest volume of Levinas Studies, featuring ten new extended essays on Emmanuel Levinas’s thought

In volume 11, guest editors Richard A. Cohen and Jolanta Saldukaityte welcome essays by scholars from around the world, and also include a new translation of an interesting book review written by Levinas.

Contents include: Editor’s Introduction (Richard Cohen and Jolanta Saldukaityte), “Transcendence and Sensibility: Affection, Sensation, and Non-Intentional Consciousness” by Irina Poleshchuk, “‘Like a Virgin’: Levinas’s Antiplatonic Understanding of Love and Desire” by Brigitta Keintzel,Europe and Embodiment: A Levinasian Perspective” by James Mensch, “On (Im)Patient Messianism: Marx, Levinas, and Derrida” by Chung-Hsiung Lai, “The Strangeness of Alterity” by Jolanta Saldukaityte, “Facing the Space of Reasons” by Kevin Houser, “Levinas on Art and Aestheticism: Getting ‘Reality and Its Shadow’ Right” by Richard A. Cohen, “On the Way to Ethical Culture: The Meaning of Art as Oscillating Between the Other, il y a, and the Third” by Rossitsa V. Borkowski, “The il y a and the Ungrund: Levinas and the Russian Existentialists Berdyaev and Shestov” by James McLachlan, “A Review of Leon Chestov’s Kierkegaard and the Existential Philosophy” by Emmanuel Levinas

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RICHARD A. COHEN is professor of philosophy and director of the Institute of Jewish Thought and Heritage at the University at Buffalo. JOLANTA SALDUKAITYTE teaches philosophy at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University and University of Educational Sciences, both in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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