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Ethics and Suffering since the Holocaust : Making Ethics "First Philosophy" in Levinas, Wiesel and Rubenstein.

By: Anderson, Ingrid L.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Routledge Jewish Studies Series: Publisher: Abingdon : Taylor and Francis, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (195 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317298366.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Ethics and Suffering since the Holocaust : Making Ethics "First Philosophy" in Levinas, Wiesel and RubensteinDDC classification: 306.696 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Context -- Methodology -- 1 Philosophical ethics in inter-war Europe: the 1929 Davos disputation and anti-(neo) Kantian backlash -- Against the Enlightenment: cultural criticism and conservative revolution in the nineteenth century -- "Between rivers," or, modern Jewish thought -- 2 The call of the Other: Levinasian ethics -- I. Exegesis -- II. Analysis -- 3 In spite of Man: the ethics of Elie Wiesel -- I. Exegesis -- II. Analysis -- 4 "There is nothing final about the death of God": Richard Rubenstein's post-Holocaust ethics -- I. Exegesis -- II. Analysis -- 5 Toward an ethics grounded in suffering -- Index.
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Context -- Methodology -- 1 Philosophical ethics in inter-war Europe: the 1929 Davos disputation and anti-(neo) Kantian backlash -- Against the Enlightenment: cultural criticism and conservative revolution in the nineteenth century -- "Between rivers," or, modern Jewish thought -- 2 The call of the Other: Levinasian ethics -- I. Exegesis -- II. Analysis -- 3 In spite of Man: the ethics of Elie Wiesel -- I. Exegesis -- II. Analysis -- 4 "There is nothing final about the death of God": Richard Rubenstein's post-Holocaust ethics -- I. Exegesis -- II. Analysis -- 5 Toward an ethics grounded in suffering -- Index.

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<p> Ingrid L. Anderson is a doctor of Religious Studies. She is a full-time instructor in the College of Arts and Science Writing Program and an affiliate of the Elie Wiesel Center at Boston University. She currently teaches courses on post-Holocaust ethics, Judaism and gender, and modern Jewish thought. Her research interests include contemporary understandings of the relationship between ethical response and suffering and the construction of minority identities in the West. Her current research focuses on changes in the notions of Jewish mission and Jewish chosenness after 1945.</p>

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