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Radical Passivity free pdf Radical Passivity examines the notion of passivity in the work of Levinas, Blanchot, and Agamben, three thinkers of exceptional intellectual privacy whose writings have decidedly altered the literary and philosophical cultures of our era. Placing their use of passivity in the context of Heidegger and Kant, Wall argues that any philosophical understanding of Levinas's ethics, Blanchot's aesthetics, or Agamben's community must begin with an understanding of a "logic" of passivity that in fact originates (in the modern era at least) in Kant's analysis of the transcendental schema

About Thomas Carl Wall

Thomas Carl Wall received his Ph.D. in English from the University of Washington.

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Author : Thomas Carl Wall
Publisher : State University of New York Press
Data Published : 28 February 1999
ISBN : 0791440478
EAN : 9780791440476
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 192 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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