Blumenthal-Barby, Martin,

Inconceivable effects : ethics through twentieth-century German literature, thought, and film / Martin Blumenthal-Barby. - Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press : Cornell University Library, 2013. - 1 online resource (xxxi, 188 pages :) : illustrations. - JSTOR eBooks Signale : modern German letters, cultures, and thought . - Signale (Ithaca, N.Y.) .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

"The odium of doubtfulness" : or, the vicissitudes of Arendt's metaphorical thinking -- Why does Hannah Arendt lie? : or, the vicissitudes of imagination -- "A peculiar apparatus" : Kafka's thanatopoetics -- A strike of rhetoric : Benjamin's paradox of justice -- Pernicious bastardizations : Benjamin's ethics of pure violence -- The return of the human : Germany in autumn -- A politics of enmity : Müller's Germania death in Berlin.

080146739X 9780801467394

22573/ctt1jr85f JSTOR




Ethics in literature.
Ethics in motion pictures.

PT405 / .B5384 2013

830.9/353