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The Community of Those Who Have Nothing in Common : Studies in Continental Thought - Alphonso Lingis

The Community of Those Who Have Nothing in Common

Studies in Continental Thought

Paperback Published: 22nd April 1994
ISBN: 9780253208521
Number Of Pages: 196

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..". thought-provoking and meditative, Lingis's work is above all touching, and offers a refreshingly idiosyncratic antidote to the idle talk that so often passes for philosophical writing." -- Radical Philosophy

..". striking for the clarity and singularity of its styles and voices as well as for the compelling measure of genuine philosophic originality which it contributes to questions of community and (its) communication." -- Research in Phenomenology

Articulating the author's journeys and personal experiences in the idiom of contemporary continental thought, Alphonso Lingis launches a devastating critique, pointing up the myopia of Western rationalism. Here Lingis raises issues of undeniable urgency.

the other communityp. 1
the intruderp. 15
faces, idols, fetishesp. 39
the murmur of the worldp. 69
the elemental that facesp. 107
carrion body carrion utterancep. 135
community in deathp. 155
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ISBN: 9780253208521
ISBN-10: 0253208521
Series: Studies in Continental Thought
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 196
Published: 22nd April 1994
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.96 x 12.7  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.25