Difficult Freedom: Essays on Judaism (Johns Hopkins Jewish Studies)

Difficult Freedom: Essays on Judaism (Johns Hopkins Jewish Studies)

Emmanuel Levinas


Jean Paul Sartre hailed him because the thinker who brought France to Husserl and Heidegger. Derrida has paid him homage as "master" An unique thinker who combines the insights of phenomenological research with these of Jewish spirituality, Emmanuel Levinas has confirmed to be of outstanding significance within the heritage of contemporary inspiration. amassing Levinas's vital writings on faith, tough Freedom contributes to a turning out to be debate concerning the importance of religion-particularly Judaism and Jewish spiritualism-in eu philosophy. issues comprise ethics, aesthetics, politics, messianism, Judaism and girls, and Jewish-Christian kin, in addition to the paintings of Spinoza, Hegel, Heidegger, Franz Rosenzweig, Simone Weil, and Jules Issac.

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