This book provides an introductory overview of the thought of Emmanuel Levinas, one of the most significant and interesting philosophers of the late twentieth century. The book focuses on Levinas's central principle that human existence is ethically grounded in our face-to-face relationships with other people, and he explores the religious, cultural, and political implications of this insight for modern Western culture.
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Heidegger in America is a case study in the recent history of transnational intellectual and cultural exchange. Challenging traditional interpretations of both Heidegger and contemporary American intellectual history, it suggests that the reception and dissemination of Heidegger's philosophical writings transformed the intellectual culture of the United States at a time when American influence was itself transforming the world.
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