Levinas and the Wisdom of Love : The Question of Invisibility, Paperback / softback Book

Levinas and the Wisdom of Love : The Question of Invisibility Paperback / softback

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Directly challenging the prevailing interpretation, Corey Beals explores the ideas of twentieth-century philosopher Emmanuel Levinas's concept of love, love's relation to wisdom, and how love makes the Other visible to us.

Distinguishing love from other types of wisdom, Beals argues that Levinas's "wisdom of love" is a real possibility, one which grants priority to ethics over ontology.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 180 pages
  • Publisher: Baylor University Press
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  • Category: Western philosophy, from c 1900 -
  • ISBN: 9781602583382

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