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The Reproduction of Life DeathDerrida's La vie la mort

The Reproduction of Life Death: Derrida's La vie la mort

Dawne McCance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283910
eISBN:
9780823286287
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283910.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

During the 1975–76 academic year, Jacques Derrida delivered a seminar, La vie la mort, at the Paris ENS. Based on archival translations of this as-yet untapped seminar, McCance’s The Reproduction of ... More

Thinking with AdornoThe Uncoercive Gaze

Thinking with Adorno: The Uncoercive Gaze

Gerhard Richter

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284030
eISBN:
9780823286324
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284030.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

What Theodor W. Adorno says cannot be separated from how he says it. By the same token, what he thinks cannot be isolated from how he thinks it. The central aim of Thinking with Adorno: The ... More

HusserlGerman Perspectives

Husserl: German Perspectives

John J. Drummond and Otfried Höffe (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284467
eISBN:
9780823286089
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284467.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Edmund Husserl, generally regarded as the founding figure of the philosophical movement of phenomenology—or, more precisely, transcendental phenomenology—exerted an enormous influence on the course ... More

Poetics of HistoryRousseau and the Theater of Originary Mimesis

Poetics of History: Rousseau and the Theater of Originary Mimesis

Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282340
eISBN:
9780823286201
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282340.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book opens with a philosophical scene: in the context of a reading of Hölderlin, Heidegger dismisses Rousseau as irrelevant to the true concerns of philosophy, and thus shows his own blindness ... More

Maurice BlanchotA Critical Biography

Maurice Blanchot: A Critical Biography

Christophe Bident

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823281763
eISBN:
9780823284825
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281763.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Maurice Blanchot (1907–2003) was one of the most important writers of the French twentieth century. His novels, shorter narratives, literary criticism, and fragmentary texts exercised great influence ... 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

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

Wilderness in AmericaPhilosophical Writings

Wilderness in America: Philosophical Writings

Henry Bugbee

David W. Rodick (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275359
eISBN:
9780823277308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275359.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The philosophy of Henry Bugbee defies traditional academic categorization. Calvin O. Schrag, Professor Emeritus of Purdue University, once lamented that Bugbee was one of the more marginalized ... More

The Future Life of TraumaPartitions, Borders, Repetition

The Future Life of Trauma: Partitions, Borders, Repetition

Jennifer Yusin (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275458
eISBN:
9780823277131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275458.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The Future Life of Trauma elaborates a transformation in the concepts of trauma and event by situating a ground-breaking encounter between psychoanalytic and postcolonial discourses. It unfolds a new ... More

Heidegger, Philosophy, and PoliticsThe Heidelberg Conference

Heidegger, Philosophy, and Politics: The Heidelberg Conference

Jacques Derrida, Hans-Georg Gadamer, and Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe

Mireille Calle-Gruber (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780823273669
eISBN:
9780823273713
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823273669.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In February of 1988, philosophers Hans-Georg Gadamer, Jacques Derrida, and Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe came together in Heidelberg before a large audience to discuss the philosophical and political ... More

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