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The claim to community : essays on Stanley Cavell and political philosophy

Author: Andrew John Norris
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006.
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Stanley Cavell's unique contributions to the study of epistemology, ethics, aesthetics, film, Shakespeare, and American philosophy have all received wide acclaim. But there has been relatively little recognition of the pertinence of Cavell's work to our understanding of political philosophy. The Claim to Community fills this gap with essays from a wide range of prominent American, English, French, and Italian  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Claim to community.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006
Named Person: Stanley Cavell; Stanley Cavell; Stanley Cavell; Stanley Cavell; Stanley Cavell; Stanley Cavell
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew John Norris
ISBN: 0804751293 0804751323 9780804751292 9780804751322
OCLC Number: 64595843
Description: viii, 389 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Stanley Cavell and the claim to community / Andrew Norris --Wittgenstein and Cavell : anthropology, skepticism, and politics / Sandra Laugier --
Bringing truth home : Mill, Wittgenstein, Cavell, and moral perfectionism / Piergiorgio Donatelli --
Telling the dancer from the dance : on the relevance of the ordinary for political thought / Joseph Lima and Tracy B. Strong --
Political revisions : Stanley Cavell and political philosophy / Andrew Norris --
Perfectionism without perfection : Cavell, Montaigne and the conditions of morals and politics / Richard Flathman --
Perfectionism, parrhesia, and the care of the self : Foucault and Cavell on ethics and politics / David Owen --
Stanley Cavell and the limits of appreciation / Ted Cohen --
Cavell and political romanticism / Espen Hammer --
Stanley Cavell and the pursuits of happiness / Hans Sluga --
Cordelia's calculus : love and loneliness in Cavell's reading of Lear / Thomas L. Dumm --
Aesthetics and receptivity : Kant, Nietzsche, Cavell, and Astaire / Robert Gooding-Williams --
The incessance and the absence of the political / Stanley Cavell.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Norris.
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This collection of essays investigates the relevance of Stanley Cavell's work to political philosophy.  Read more...


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"This new book edited by Norris brings together a collection of papers examining the relationship between Stanley Cavell and political exciting new page in Cavellian studies." -- Read more...

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