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.
|Published (Last):||10 June 2014|
|PDF File Size:||13.83 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||15.83 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Nine Talmudic Readings
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Trivia About Nine Talmudic Rea History of Western Philosophy. Privacy Notice Accessibility Help. This is “popular” Levinas. Trevor rated it it was ok May 20, Philosophy, for Levinas, is premised on an ethical responsibility to respond to the alterity of the other person. Stephanie Berbec rated it really liked it Apr 14, These essays are crucial to the interpretation of Levinas’s work more generally, [and] Aronowicz’s e “I know of no work that more readily opens this classic of Judaic learning to the general reader.
Derrida answered this question in his a essay on Levinas, “Violence and Metaphysics “: This book is timely and timeless; I cannot recommend it too highly.
Adieu to Emmanuel Levinas. These essays are crucial Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Joseph Parton rated rradings it was ok Mar 20, Paperbackpages.
Nine Talmudic Readings by Emmanuel, Levinas-
Receive email notifications on new books and special sales. Translating “Hebrew” Into “Greek”: Levinas derives the primacy of his ethics from the experience of the encounter with the Other. I will indulge in citing my own “blurb” from the book jacket: Vincent Lloyd – – Heythrop Journal 50 6: Tony rated it it was amazing May 18, Between andLevinas delivered these commentaries at the annual Talmudic colloquia of a group of French Jewish intellectuals in Paris.
Indiana University Press, o. Cohen – – International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 79 2: Open Preview See a Problem?
Journal of the History of Philosophy. Talmudic Readings and Lectures. Journal of the History of Philosophy 31 1: It is difficult to forgive Heidegger.
Annabel Herzog – – Telos: Published December 1st by Indiana University Press first published 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.
Owen rated it it was amazing Jul 22, Inhe went to Freiburg University to study phenomenology under Edmund Husserl. On first glance, nonetheless, talmudic readings seem better suited to religion, more precisely to the yeshivah, than to philosophy with its commitment to universality.
Translated by Annette Aronowicz. In he was awarded the Balzan Prize for Philosophy.
Nine Talmudic Readings by Emmanuel Levinas
Secrecy in Modern Expressions. His work is based on the ethics of the Other or, in Levinas’ terms, on “ethics as first philosophy”.