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|Named Person:||Emmanuel Lévinas; Emmanuel Lévinas|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ira F Stone
|ISBN:||0827606060 9780827606067 0857206060 9780857206060|
|Description:||xii, 162 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Theory: a Levinasian dictionary. General remarks ; the general philosophy ; Time, love, and fecundity ; The face, the trace, and the third person ; Infinity ; The response to the face: language and ethics ; An interruption: Levinas and Talmud ; A second interruption: Ḥayyim of Volozhin ; Toward God --
Method. Method: general remarks ; In the beginning ; The first reading ; The second reading ; The third reading --
The practice of Talmud: the readings. Prayer and the end of metaphysics ; Translation and the limits of logic ; The search of meaning and the meaning of the search ; Life, death, and doing the laundry ; What's in a new year? ; Prophecy, sacrifice, and suffering ; The problem of the absent God ; Constructing the gateway to Heaven ; What is Hanukkah? ; You must be crazy to speak of redemption: Purim and a conclusion of sorts.
|Responsibility:||Ira F. Stone.|