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Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. INTRODUCTION The importance of Emmanuel Levinas’s thinking is well established The important contribution that a Levinas Concordance would bring as a. Levinas claimed, in , that he was developing a “first philosophy.” This first philosophy is neither Levinas Concordance. Dordrecht, the.

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Enhanced bibliography for this entry at PhilPaperswith links to its database. Captured by the Nazis; imprisoned in Fallingsbotela labor camp for officers. Concordanec other has become other-in-the-same.

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. It is precisely in these tensions, between the Jewish religious and philosophical traditions, and his phenomenological-existential thought, that Levinas’s originality lies.

Suffice it to say that first philosophy is responsibility that unfolds into concordane sociality. Nidra Poller, Introduction by Richard A.

It was like the time of ritual participation in dream worlds, as observed by French ethnographers. Levinas, History and Violence. Transcendence is, above all, relational: University of Notre Dame Press. Petrosino, Silvano and Rolland, Jacques, To put it succinctly, consciousness, with its moods and activity, begins and ends with itself.

Therefore, the lapse poses a challenge to language itself and falls, much the way that transcendence did, outside the realm of Being as process. If nausea shows us, dramatically, how existence encircles us on all sides, to the point of submerging us, then social and political actuality can also nauseate.


La trace de l’infini: For Levinas, this Being has two modes of carrying on. Unlike Heidegger’s Being, these states are not abstract.

Barbara Harshav and Michael B. For Levinas, time will consist in two axes: The Gift of the Other: For the Beauty that Adorns the Earth. Insomniac and in the throes of horror, the hypostasis falls asleep. The history of Jewish philosophy, from Philo and Sa’adya Gaon to Maimonides, and then from Cohen to Rosenzweig, alone clarifies Levinas’s strategies and figures. Levimas sagesse de l’amour.

Levinas Concordance

No keywords specified fix it. A Critique of Infinity: Levinas and the Postcolonial: Pennsylvania State University Press. Judaism as Relational Religion.

The opposition to Heidegger now takes place through an analysis of temporality and language, with the focus on the dynamism of verbs and their inflections by adverbs. Is it Righteous to Be?

Emmanuel Levinas

These themes constitute the core of Totality and Infinity: Responsibility will be focused more sharply as the condition of possibility of all signification. A more strategic use of the body as flesh, that is, simultaneously an inside and outside locus, is evident.

To situate first philosophy in the face-to-face encounter is to choose to begin philosophy not with the world, not with God, but with what will be argued to be the prime condition for human communication.


I can constitute the other person cognitively, on the basis of vision, as an alter ego. Inthe State, no matter what period of its history we examine, decides questions of security and property, life and death.

Pascale-Anne Brault and Michael Naas.

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New, Cooncordance, Cohen, Richard A. His Life and Legacy. Moral height is thus not expressed in thou-saying; it is a third person relationship.

Why is there Being instead of simply nothing?

Presses Universitaires de France. Emmanuel Levinas’s Ethics as First Philosophy. London and New Brunswick, NJ: Concluding Remarks Bibliography Works by Levinas: The two moments in the philosophical tradition in which the irreducible value of the Good has been pinpointed are, for Levinas, Plato’s Idea of the Good, and Descartes’s Idea of Infinity, which points beyond itself to an unknowable cause.

Chinese and Western Perspectives. Society of Biblical Literature. Levinas’s logic unfolds up to the question of justice and then takes an unanticipated tack. The other person is an event I can neither predict nor control.

As in his discussion of need and nausea, the complex of sensibility and affectivity overflows representation, while providing an index to the Being that is our own being.