Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern. Emmanuel Levinas, “Judaism and Revolution,” Nine Talmudic Readings, trans. Annette Aronowicz (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, ), p. Emmanuel Levinas, “The Temptation of Temptation,” Nine Talmudic Readings, trans. Annette Aronowicz (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, ), p.
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The early twentieth century’s realist reactions both in Tapmudic and America to the excesses of speculative idealism quite naturally would favor the specialized piecemeal study over the speculative synthesis.
Leivnas Laameri rated it really liked it Dec 06, Among his most famous students is Rabbi Baruch Garzon from Tetouan Moroccowho learnt Philosophy with Levinas at the Sorbonne and later went on to become one of the most important Rabbis of the Spanish-speaking world.
Nine Talmudic Readings
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These essays are crucial to the interpretation of Levinas’s work more generally, [and] Aronowicz’s e “I know of no work that more readily opens this classic of Judaic learning to the general reader. From the Sacred to the Holy: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Emmanuel Levinas, translated by Annette Aronowicz. Adieu to Emmanuel Levinas.
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Jun readingw, Richard Anderson rated it really liked it. Skip to services menu. Want to Read saving…. Levinas began his philosophical studies at Strasbourg University inwhere he began his lifelong friendship with the French philosopher Maurice Blanchot. At Freiburg he also met Martin Heidegger.
I will return to mine this rich material. In Levinas’s later thought following “Totality and Infinity”, he argued that our responsibility for the other was already rooted within our subjective constitution. Vincent Lloyd – – Heythrop Journal 50 6: Nelly rated it it was amazing Aug 05, My head is still reeling. Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern times.
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Nine Talmudic Readings by Emmanuel Levinas
These essays are crucial to the interpretation of Levinas’s work more generally, [and] Aronowicz’s excellent introduction and occasional notes are very helpful in making this work accessible to those unacquainted with either Talmud or Levinas. Jack Holden rated it it was amazing Mar 28, It seeks to be understood from within a recourse to experience itself.
I will indulge in citing my own “blurb” from the book jacket: Levinas began his philosophical studies at Strasbourg University inwhere he began his lifelong friendship with the French philosopher Emanuelis Levinas later adapted to French orthography as Emmanuel Levinas received a traditional Jewish education in Lithuania.
Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. This book is timely and timeless; I cannot recommend it too highly.
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Derrida answered this question in his a essay on Levinas, “Violence and Metaphysics “: Trivia About Nine Talmudic Rea In he was awarded the Balzan Prize for Philosophy. Request removal from index. Besides being a quintessential illustration of the art of reading, the lectures express the deeply ethical vision of the human condition that tallmudic Levinas one of our most important contemporary thinkers.
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According to his obituary in New York Times, Levinas came to regret his enthusiasm for Heidegger, because of the latter’s affinity for the Nazis. Talmudic Readings and Lectures.