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AtopiasManifesto for a Radical Existentialism

Atopias: Manifesto for a Radical Existentialism

Frédéric Neyrat

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823277551
eISBN:
9780823280605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277551.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Atopias argues for a transcendence that is a relation between thought and the world, rather than an object or a substance that escapes the world. In doing so, Atopies intervenes within the fields of ... More

Eco-DeconstructionDerrida and Environmental Philosophy

Eco-Deconstruction: Derrida and Environmental Philosophy

Matthias Fritsch, Philippe Lynes, and David Wood (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823279500
eISBN:
9780823281558
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279500.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This book launches a new mode of philosophical and ethical reflection with respect to the challenges posed by the degradation of the natural environment. While the work of French philosopher Jacques ... More

ExpectationPhilosophy, Literature

Expectation: Philosophy, Literature

Jean-Luc Nancy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277599
eISBN:
9780823280599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277599.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This book is a major volume of the author's writings on literature, written across three decades but, for the most part, previously unavailable in English. More substantial than literary criticism, ... More

The Forgiveness to ComeThe Holocaust and the Hyper-Ethical

The Forgiveness to Come: The Holocaust and the Hyper-Ethical

Peter Banki

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823278640
eISBN:
9780823280476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823278640.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The book addresses the difficulties posed by the Holocaust for a thinking of forgiveness inherited from the Abrahamic (i.e., monotheistic) tradition. As a way to approach these difficulties, it ... More

The Marrano SpecterDerrida and Hispanism

The Marrano Specter: Derrida and Hispanism

Erin Graff Zivin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277674
eISBN:
9780823280643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277674.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

The impact of Derrida’s work in the U.S. and continental Europe—principally in the disciplines of philosophy, English, French, Comparative Literature, gender and queer studies and postcolonial ... More

On the Nature of Marx's ThingsTranslation as Necrophilology

On the Nature of Marx's Things: Translation as Necrophilology

Jacques Lezra

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823279425
eISBN:
9780823281527
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279425.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book traces to Karl Marx's earliest writings on the Epicurean tradition, a subterranean, Lucretian practice that this book calls “necrophilological translation.” “Translation” here is ... More

Plato and the Invention of Life

Plato and the Invention of Life

Michael Naas

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823279678
eISBN:
9780823281596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279678.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

While the question of life (whether bios or zōē) is not the explicit focus of any Platonic dialogue, it is, this book argues, an absolutely central and structuring question for all of Plato’s thought ... More

Political ConceptsA Critical Lexicon

Political Concepts: A Critical Lexicon

J. M. Bernstein, Adi Ophir, and Ann Laura Stoler (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823276684
eISBN:
9780823277285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823276684.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Deciding what is and what is not political is a fraught, perhaps intractably opaque matter. Just who decides the question; on what grounds; to what ends–these seem like properly political questions ... More

Power of GentlenessMeditations on the Risk of Living

Power of Gentleness: Meditations on the Risk of Living

Anne Dufourmantelle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823279586
eISBN:
9780823281459
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279586.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Gentleness is an enigma. Taken up in a double movement of welcoming and giving, it appears on the threshold of passages signed off by birth and death. Because it has its degrees of intensity, because ... More

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