Item description for Existence et Existents (French Edition) by Emmanuel Levinas & Alphonso Lingis...
First published in 1947, and written mostly during Levinas's imprisonment during World War II, this work provides the first sketch of his mature thoughtlater developed in Totality and Infinity and Otherwise Than Being, or Beyond Essence. This is essential reading for understanding both Levinas's own philosophy and the developments in philosophical thought in the twentieth century.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.04" Width: 5.86" Height: 0.21" Weight: 0.32 lbs.
Release Date Mar 31, 1978
ISBN 9024720486 ISBN13 9789024720484
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More About Emmanuel Levinas & Alphonso Lingis
Emmanuel Levinas was professor of philosophy at the Sorbonne and the director of the Ecole Normale Superieur Israelite Orientale until his death in 1995. He exerted a profound influence on twentieth century continental philosophy, providing inspiration for Derrida, Lyotard, Blanchot, Irigary, and Finkielkraut, among others. Among his works translated into English are Proper Names, Ethics and Infinity, Time and the Other, and Otherwise than Being.
Emmanuel Levinas was born in 1906 and died in 1995.
Emmanuel Levinas has published or released items in the following series...
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