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Martin Heidegger, Emmanuel Levinas, and the politics of dwelling

Author: David J Gauthier
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Martin Heidegger; Emmanuel Lévinas; Martin Heidegger; Emmanuel Levinas
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David J Gauthier
ISBN: 9780739141823 0739141821 9780739141847 0739141848
OCLC Number: 693814710
Description: vii, 194 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Heidegger, Lévinas, and the problem of the homeless spirit --
Primordial homelessness : the politics of anxiety in Heidegger's being and time --
Finding a home in the German polis : Heidegger and the politics of aesthetic nationalism --
Heidegger and the politics of building, dwelling, and thinking --
The violence of homecoming : Lévinas's critique of Heidegger --
Lévinas and the politics of hospitality --
Conclusion : towards a postmodern politics of place.
Responsibility: David J. Gauthier.
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David J. Gauthier has produced a sustained exploration of the philosophical and political contours of homelessness and the possibilities of dwelling and hospitality in the modern age. Grounded in the Read more...

 
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