Ethics as First Philosophy: The Significance of Emmanuel Levinas for Philosophy, Literature and Religion, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Ethics as First Philosophy

The Significance of Emmanuel Levinas for Philosophy, Literature and Religion, 1st Edition

Edited by Adrian Peperzak

Routledge

266 pages

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In Ethics as First Philosophy, Adrian P. Peperzak brings together a wide range of essays by leading international scholars to discuss the work of the 20th century French philosopher, Emmanuel Levinas. The first book of its kind, this collection explores the significance of Levinas' texts for the study of philosophy, psychology and religion. Offering a complete account of the most recent research on Levinas, Ethics as First Philosophy is an extraordinary overview of the various approaches which have been adopted in interpreting the work of a revolutionary but difficult contemporary thinker.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PHI000000
PHILOSOPHY / General
SOC052000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies