skip to content
Saints and postmodernism : revisioning moral philosophy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Saints and postmodernism : revisioning moral philosophy

Author: Edith Wyschogrod
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1990.
Series: Religion and postmodernism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wyschogrod
ISBN: 0226920429 9780226920429 0226920437 9780226920436
OCLC Number: 21483823
Description: xxvii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Why saints? Narrativity --
Saintly bodies --
Textuality --
Historical truth. 2. Saintly influence. Mysticism, theism, and saintly life --
Moral discourse and hagiographic fiction --
The wings of the dove --
Word as flesh --
Ethics, fiction, and possibility --
Beyond possibility. 3. Time without the other. Death and the time that is left --
Moral law and radical altruism: Rawls and Gewirth --
The time scheme of everyday work --
The self as a work: Descartes --
Thinking, animality, and the saintly hand --
Work, violence, and saintly labor. 4. Diachrony and the neuter. Neoplatonism and time --
Saints and the renunciation of power --
Nietzsche's objections --
Dark diachronicity --
The neuter --
The unconscious as a language. 5. The demand for theory. The metaphysics of theory: Heidegger --
Freedom and being as possibility --
The voluptuary structure of desire --
The indentured subject --
Political saints --
The logic of exemplification. 6. Language without alterity: the suppression of reference and mood. Phenomenology and language --
The absent other: Quine and Davidson --
Reference and mood: Davidson --
Violence and the imperative --
The philosophy of reflection. 7. Depravity, sanctity, and desire. The material forces of production: Deleuze and Guattari --
Oedipus and the codes of production --
Nomad thought --
Three myths of the anti-Oedipus --
Genet and the saints of depravity --
Faces. 8. Saintliness and some aporias of postmodernism. The altruism of common sense: Rescher --
Postmodern ecstatics and saintliness: Kristeva --
The problem of saintly individuation --
"Negativity is not transcendence".
Series Title: Religion and postmodernism.
Responsibility: Edith Wyschogrod.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21483823> # Saints and postmodernism : revisioning moral philosophy
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "21483823" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> ; # Chicago
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/altruismo> ; # Altruismo
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/heiligen> ; # Heiligen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/ethiek> ; # Ethiek
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/analisis_filosofia> ; # Análisis (Filosofía)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/postmodernisme> ; # Postmodernisme
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Thing/ethics> ; # Ethics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1073164> ; # Postmodernism
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BJ1012> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/postmodernismo> ; # Postmodernismo
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/altruisme> ; # Altruïsme
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/808323> ; # Analysis (Philosophy)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915833> ; # Ethics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/806239> ; # Altruism
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/170/e20/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1990" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/103808045> ; # Edith Wyschogrod
    schema:datePublished "1990" ;
    schema:description "1. Why saints? Narrativity -- Saintly bodies -- Textuality -- Historical truth. 2. Saintly influence. Mysticism, theism, and saintly life -- Moral discourse and hagiographic fiction -- The wings of the dove -- Word as flesh -- Ethics, fiction, and possibility -- Beyond possibility. 3. Time without the other. Death and the time that is left -- Moral law and radical altruism: Rawls and Gewirth -- The time scheme of everyday work -- The self as a work: Descartes -- Thinking, animality, and the saintly hand -- Work, violence, and saintly labor. 4. Diachrony and the neuter. Neoplatonism and time -- Saints and the renunciation of power -- Nietzsche's objections -- Dark diachronicity -- The neuter -- The unconscious as a language."@en ;
    schema:description "5. The demand for theory. The metaphysics of theory: Heidegger -- Freedom and being as possibility -- The voluptuary structure of desire -- The indentured subject -- Political saints -- The logic of exemplification. 6. Language without alterity: the suppression of reference and mood. Phenomenology and language -- The absent other: Quine and Davidson -- Reference and mood: Davidson -- Violence and the imperative -- The philosophy of reflection. 7. Depravity, sanctity, and desire. The material forces of production: Deleuze and Guattari -- Oedipus and the codes of production -- Nomad thought -- Three myths of the anti-Oedipus -- Genet and the saints of depravity -- Faces. 8. Saintliness and some aporias of postmodernism. The altruism of common sense: Rescher -- Postmodern ecstatics and saintliness: Kristeva -- The problem of saintly individuation -- "Negativity is not transcendence"."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836901208> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Series/religion_and_postmodernism> ; # Religion and postmodernism.
    schema:name "Saints and postmodernism : revisioning moral philosophy"@en ;
    schema:productID "21483823" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21483823#PublicationEvent/chicago_university_of_chicago_press_1990> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Agent/university_of_chicago_press> ; # University of Chicago Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780226920436.pdf> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0608/90036721-t.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226920429> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226920436> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9123143> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21483823> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> # Chicago
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Chicago" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Agent/university_of_chicago_press> # University of Chicago Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of Chicago Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Series/religion_and_postmodernism> # Religion and postmodernism.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21483823> ; # Saints and postmodernism : revisioning moral philosophy
    schema:name "Religion and postmodernism." ;
    schema:name "Religion and postmodernism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836901208#Topic/analisis_filosofia> # Análisis (Filosofía)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Análisis (Filosofía)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1073164> # Postmodernism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Postmodernism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/806239> # Altruism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Altruism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/808323> # Analysis (Philosophy)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Analysis (Philosophy)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915833> # Ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/103808045> # Edith Wyschogrod
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wyschogrod" ;
    schema:givenName "Edith" ;
    schema:name "Edith Wyschogrod" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226920429>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0226920429" ;
    schema:isbn "9780226920429" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226920436>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0226920437" ;
    schema:isbn "9780226920436" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.