Read Books Online

Books: Thinking from the Underside of History: Enrique Dussel's Philosophy of Liberation

Download books format PDF, TXT, ePub, PDB, RTF, FB2 & Audio Books
Read online
Books description

Read online Thinking from the Underside of History: Enrique Dussel's Philosophy of Liberation.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Thinking from the Underside of History: Enrique Dussel's Philosophy of Liberation Enrique Dussel s writings span the theology of liberation critiques of discourse ethics evaluations of Marx Levinas Habermas and others but most importantly the development of a philosophy written from the underside of Eurocentric modernist teleologies an ethics of the impoverished and the articulation of a unique Latin American theoretical perspective This anthology of original articles by U S philosophers elucidating Dussel s thought offers critical analyses from a variety of perspectives including feminist ones Also included is an essay by Dussel that responds to these essays by Linda Martín Alcoff, Eduardo Mendieta

Books descriptionDetails
Thinking from the Underside of History: Enrique Dussel's Philosophy of Liberation
Title:Thinking from the Underside of History: Enrique Dussel's Philosophy of Liberation
Format Type:eBook PDF / e-Pub
Rating:
Author:
Published:
ISBN:0847696510
ISBN 13:
Number of Pages:
Category:Manga
Review #Top 1
  • Visible Identities: Race, Gender, and the Self

    This book Download ePub PDF - Visible Identities: Race, Gender, and the Self - In the heated debates over identity politics few theorists have looked carefully at the conceptualizations of identity assumed by all sides em Visible Identitie...

    Read review
  • Feminist Epistemologies

    This book Download ePub PDF - Feminist Epistemologies - Feminist philosophy began on the margins in the applied fields where practical concerns met with the political issues central to the women s movement The tradit...

    Read review
  • Singing in the Fire: Stories of Women in Philosophy

    This book Download ePub PDF - Singing in the Fire: Stories of Women in Philosophy - Ask most people to imagine a philosopher and they probably think of someone like Socrates absent minded perhaps but with a sharp intellect and a thirst for the ...

    Read review
  • Identity Politics Reconsidered

    This book Download ePub PDF - Identity Politics Reconsidered - Based on the ongoing work of the agenda setting Future of Minority Studies national research project i Identity Politics Reconsidered i reconceptualizes the sch...

    Read review
  • Epistemology: The Big Questions

    This book Download ePub PDF - Epistemology: The Big Questions - p As well as including the classic papers from the history of epistemology this distinctive wide ranging anthology provides essential coverage of key contempora...

    Read review
  • The Future of Whiteness

    This book Download ePub PDF - The Future of Whiteness - White identity is in ferment White European Americans living in the United States will soon share an unprecedented experience of slipping below of the populatio...

    Read review
  • Identities

    This book Download ePub PDF - Identities - This anthology provides the definitive theoretical sources of contemporary thinking about identity including explorations of race class gender and nationality ....

    Read review
  • Feminism, Sexuality, and the Return of Religion

    This book Download ePub PDF - Feminism, Sexuality, and the Return of Religion - Feminist theory and reflections on sexuality and gender rarely make contact with contemporary continental philosophy of religion Where they all come together cr...

    Read review
  • Real Knowing: New Versions Of The Coherence Theory

    This book Download ePub PDF - Real Knowing: New Versions Of The Coherence Theory - Real knowing always involves a political dimension Linda Martin Alcoff suggests But this does not mean we need to give up realism or the possibility of truth Re...

    Read review
  • The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy

    This book Download ePub PDF - The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy - i The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy i is a definitive introduction to the field consisting of newly contributed essays that apply philosophical methods...

    Read review
The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy, Epistemology: The Big Questions, Visible Identities: Race, Gender, and the Self, Identity Politics Reconsidered, The Future of Whiteness, Feminism, Sexuality, and the Return of Religion, Singing in the Fire: Stories of Women in Philosophy, Identities, Feminist Epistemologies, Real Knowing: New Versions Of The Coherence Theory
This anthology provides the definitive theoretical sources of contemporary thinking about identity including explorations of race class gender and nationality br br Explores the long and rich tradition of philosophical analysis and debate over the genesis contours and political effects of identity categories br br Provides the definitive theoretical sources and contemporary debates by leading theorists such as selections from Hegel Marx Freud DuBois Beauvoir Lukacs Fanon Hall Guha Hobsbawm Wittig Butler Halperin R Robertson Said and LaClau br br Combines general and specific analyses of particular identity categories race ethnicity gender sexuality class nationality br br Allows for a comparative study of identities through multiple theoretical frameworks, p As well as including the classic papers from the history of epistemology this distinctive wide ranging anthology provides essential coverage of key contemporary challenges to that tradition p, Real knowing always involves a political dimension Linda Martin Alcoff suggests But this does not mean we need to give up realism or the possibility of truth Recent work in continental philosophy insists on the influence that power and desire exert on knowing whereas contemporary analytic philosophy largely ignores these political concerns in its accounts of justification and truth Alcoff engages these traditionally conflicting approaches in a constructive dialogue effectively spanning the analytic continental divide In provocative readings of major figures in the continental tradition Alcoff shows that the work of Hans Georg Gadamer and Michel Foucault can help rectify key problems in coherence epistemology such as the link between coherence and truth She also argues that discussions about knowledge among continental philosophers can benefit from the work of analytic philosophers Donald Davidson and Hilary Putnam on meaning and ontology Alcoff makes a compelling case for the need to address truth as a metaphysical issue in contrast to minimalist tendencies in Anglo American philosophy and deconstructionism on the continent Her work persuasively argues for coherentist epistemology as a more realistic reconfiguration of the ontology of truth, i The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy i is a definitive introduction to the field consisting of newly contributed essays that apply philosophical methods and approaches to feminist concerns br br Offers a key view of the project of centering women s experience br br Includes topics such as feminism and pragmatism lesbian philosophy feminist epistemology and women in the history of philosophy