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 impressive value within the heritage of contemporary suggestion. gathering 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. subject matters comprise ethics, aesthetics, politics, messianism, Judaism and girls, and Jewish-Christian family, in addition to the paintings of Spinoza, Hegel, Heidegger, Franz Rosenzweig, Simone Weil, and Jules Issac.

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