LEVINAS NINE TALMUDIC READINGS PDF

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Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern times. Between and , Levinas delivered these commentaries at the annual Talmudic colloquia of a group of French Jewish intellectuals in Paris.

In this collection, Levinas applies a hermeneutic that simultaneously allows the classic Jewish texts to shed light on contemporary problems and lets modern problems illuminate the texts.

Besides being quintessential illustrations of the art of reading, the essays express the deeply ethical vision of the human condition that makes Levinas one of the most important thinkers of our time. An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while. No cover image. Read preview. Synopsis Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern times.

Eisenberg Praeger, Read preview Overview. Stone Jewish Publication Society, What Is Talmud? Journal of Biblical Literature, Vol. We use cookies to deliver a better user experience and to show you ads based on your interests. By using our website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in our Privacy Policy.

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Nine Talmudic Readings By Emmanuel Levinas

Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern times. Between and , Levinas delivered these commentaries at the annual Talmudic colloquia of a group of French Jewish intellectuals in Paris. In this collection, Levinas applies a hermeneutic that simultaneously allows the classic Jewish texts to shed light on contemporary problems and lets modern problems illuminate the texts. Besides being quintessential illustrations of the art of reading, the essays express the deeply ethical vision of the human condition that makes Levinas one of the most important thinkers of our time.

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Nine Talmudic Readings by Emmanuel Levinas

Access options available:. The primacy of science and logic were internal to his philosophical vision and he himself was a central figure in the late nineteenth-century advances in these domains. While he certainly would not have shared its speculative prohibitions, the early twentieth century's preoccupation with science and formal logic would certainly have been congenial. On a more general level, the rejection of the visionary role of philosophy in favor of a more specialized investigation of mundane matters is a traditional philosophical reaction to a period of speculative excess. One need only remember Locke's "underlaborer" conception or Hume's critique of unbridled reason. The early twentieth century's realist reactions both in England and America to the excesses of speculative idealism quite naturally would favor the specialized piecemeal study over the speculative synthesis.

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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. Nine rich and masterful readings of the Talmud by the French Jewish philosopher Emmanuel Levinas translate Jewish thought into the language of modern times. Between and , Levinas delivered these commentaries at the annual Talmudic colloquia of a group of French Jewish intellectuals in Paris. Here Levinas applies a hermeneutic that simultaneously allows the classic Jewish texts to shed light on contemporary problems and lets modern problems illuminate the texts. Besides being quintessential illustrations of the art of reading, the essays express the deeply ethical vision of the human condition that makes Levinas one of the most important thinkers of our time. Nine Talmudic Readings.

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