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Emmanuel Lévinas" conceptual affinities with liberation theology

Alain Mayama

Emmanuel Lévinas" conceptual affinities with liberation theology

by Alain Mayama

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lévinas, Emmanuel,
  • Philosophy and religion,
  • Liberation theology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementAlain Mayama.
    SeriesAmerican university studies. VI, Theology and religion -- v. 292
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2430.L484 M38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23223703M
    ISBN 109781433106545
    LC Control Number2009017963

    Emmanuel Levinas: et les territoires de la pensée / by: Cohen-Lévinas, Danielle, Published: () Emmanuel Lévinas: a philosophy of exile / by: Doukhan, Abi. The book offers a compelling Trinitarian account of the God of hospitality―a God of communion who “makes room” for otherness, who overcomes the hostility of the world though Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection, and who through the work of the Spirit is forming a new community: the Church―a people of .

    Combining the conceptual language of the philosophers Jean-Luc Marion and Emmanuel Levinas with the methodology of the liberation theologian Clodovis Boff, the volume outlines how liberation theology can work to ensure the poor do not become an ideological construct but remain icons of God. Emmanuel Levinas (–) was a Talmudist, ethicist, and continental philosopher whose thought has left a lasting imprint on contemporary philosophy and theology. His sophisticated ethical system that understands the self to be radically responsible for the Other has challenged conventional theories of selfhood, subjectivity, consciousness.

    In contributing to such a revisioning, this essay will utilize the thought of Emmanuel Levinas to assert the primacy of ethics as "first philosophy" replacing ontology and, by implication, the onto-theo-logical foundations of Christian systematic theologies, with the ethical relation as the site of the very possibility -- and in this case.   Combining the conceptual language of the philosophers Jean-Luc Marion and Emmanuel Levinas with the methodology of the liberation theologian Clodovis Boff, the book outlines how liberation theology can work to ensure the poor do .


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Emmanuel Levinas’ Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology analyzes Levinas’ work in relation to two important liberation theologians, Gustavo Gutiérrez and Jon Sobrino, whose scholarship, like his, needs to be brought into greater contemporary debate about the subject’s encounter with the specifically, this book argues that for Levinas, Gutiérrez, and Sobrino Cited by: 3.

Emmanuel Levinas' Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology analyzes Levinas' work in relation to two important liberation theologians, Gustavo Gutierrez and Jon Sobrino, whose scholarship, like his, needs to be brought into greater contemporary debate about the subject's encounter with the other.

More specifically, this book argues that for Levinas, Gutierrez, and Sobrino, commitment to. Get this from a library. Emmanuel Levinas' conceptual affinities with liberation theology. [Alain Mayama]. Emmanuel Levinas’ Conc My Searches (0) Cart (0) Print; Citation Alert; Email Share Show Less.

Restricted access Emmanuel Levinas’ Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology Series: American University Studies Alain Mayama. Emmanuel Levinas’ Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology. Emmanuel Levinas' conceptual affinities with liberation theology.

New York: Peter Lang, © (DLC) Named Person: Emmanuel Lévinas; Emmanuel Lévinas: Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Alain Mayama.

THE TURN TO THE NEIGHBOR: EMMANUEL LEVINAS’S CONCEPTUAL AFFINITIES WITH LIBERATION THEOLOGY By Alain Mayama December Dissertation Supervised by Dr. Marie L. Baird, Ph, D. My dissertation establishes some conceptual affinities between the philosophical project of Emmanuel Levinas and liberation theology.

I analyze Levinas’s work byAuthor: Alain Mayama. You can earn a 5% commission by selling Emmanuel Levinas' Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology (American University Studies) on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code.

After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep!Brand: Peter Lang Publishing Inc. Emmanuel Levinas’ Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology analyzes Levinas’ work in relation to two important liberation theologians, Gustavo Gutiérrez and Jon Sobrino, whose scholarship, like his, needs to be brought into greater contemporary.

See Terry Veling’s fine book on Levinas written out of a profoundly appreciative Catholic spirituality titled. For You Alone: Emmanuel Levinas and the Answerable Life (Eugene, Oregon: Cascade Books, ), 2.

Both Levinas and Girard were philosophers in exile from their native lands. For a very insightful. In his book Levinas and the Cinema of Redemption: Time, Ethics, and the Feminine, author Sam B.

Girgus argues that Levinas has dramatically affected films involving redemption. Published works. A full bibliography of all Levinas's publications up until is found in Roger Burggraeve Emmanuel Levinas Era: 20th-century philosophy. My dissertation establishes some conceptual affinities between the philosophical project of Emmanuel Levinas and liberation theology.

I analyze Levinas's work by comparing it to two important liberation theologians, Gustavo Gutiérrez and Jon Sobrino, whose work, like his, needs to be brought into greater contemporary debate about the subject's encounter with the : Alain Mayama. Emmanuel Levinas has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Emmanuel Levinas’s most popular book is Totality and Infinity: An Essay on Exteriority. Emmanuel Levinas Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology Book Summary: Emmanuel Levinas’ Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology analyzes Levinas’ work in relation to two important liberation theologians, Gustavo Gutiérrez and Jon Sobrino, whose scholarship, like his, needs to be brought into greater contemporary debate about the subject’s encounter with the other.

Combining the conceptual language of the philosophers Jean-Luc Marion and Emmanuel Levinas with the methodology of the liberation theologian Clodovis Boff, the volume outlines how liberation theology can work to ensure the poor do not become an ideological construct but remain icons of : Tim Noble.

LEVINAS AND THEOLOGY Emmanuel Levinas was a significant contributor to the field of philosophy, phenomenology, and religion. A key interpreter of Husserl, he stressed the importance of attitudes to other peo-ple in any philosophical system. For Levinas, to be a subject is to take responsibility for others as well as yourself and there.

Emmanuel Levinas (–) has exerted a profound influence on 20th-century continental philosophy. This anthology, including Levinas's key philosophical texts over a period of more than forty years, provides an ideal introduction to his thought and offers insights into his most innovative ideas/5(12).

THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO LIBERATION THEOLOGY Liberation theology is widely referred to in discussions of politics and religion but not always adequately understood. This Companion offers an introduc-tion to the history and characteristics of liberation theology in its various forms in different parts of the world.

Authors from four continents. Emmanuel Levinas is now widely recognised alongside Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty and Sartre as one of the most important Continental philosophers of the twentieth century.

His abiding concern was the primacy of the ethical relation to the other person and his central thesis was that ethics is first philosophy. The books within this series include a broad range of topics within the categories of religion and theology. Typically, they are excellent monographs that have been subjected to a rigorous peer-review process.

Emmanuel Levinas’ Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology; Toward an Ecumenical Liberation Theology; Early Jewish. Meaning is the face of the Other, and all recourse to words takes place already within the primordial face to face of language.

(Totality and Infinity ) The face, preeminently expression, formulates the first word: the signifier arising at the thrust of his sign, as eyes that look at you. About this Item: Peter Lang DezBuch. Condition: Neu. Neuware - Emmanuel Levinas' Conceptual Affinities with Liberation Theology analyzes Levinas' work in relation to two important liberation theologians, Gustavo Gutiérrez and Jon Sobrino, whose scholarship, like his, needs to be brought into greater contemporary debate about the subject's encounter with the other.Note About the Online Edition Nearly two decades ago, To the Other: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas was published, and as its title declared, its purpose was to introduce the reader into the major themes of Levinas’s work.

Through a combination of close readings and primary texts and translations, the author hoped to provide a set of conceptual keys that would assist Cited by: Argues that it is not only possible but of the highest exigency to understand one's humanity through the humanity of others.

This book also argues that the humanity of the human is found in the recognition that the other person comes first, that the suffering and mortality of others are the obligations and morality of the self.

In "Humanism of the Other", Emmanuel Levinas argues that it is not.