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Of Jews And Animals

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Of Jews And Animals by Andrew Benjamin
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By developing his own conception of the 'figure' Andrew Benjamin has written an innovative and provocative study of the complex relationship between philosophy, the history of painting and their presentation of both Jews and animals. As Benjamin makes clear the 'Other' is never abstract. He underscores the means by which the ethical imperative, arising from the way the history of philosophy and the history of art are constructed, shows us how to respond to an already identified, even if unacknowledged, determinant other.

Author Biography

Andrew Benjamin is Professor of Critical Theory and Philosophical Aesthetics and Director of the Research Unit in European Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University. His most recent books are Writing Art and Architecture (re:press Books, 2009) and Style and Time: Essays on the Politics of Appearance (Northwestern University Press, 2006).
Release date Australia
April 9th, 2010
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
13 black & white illustrations
Imprint
Edinburgh University Press
Pages
208
Dimensions
156x234x18
ISBN-13
9780748640539
Product ID
3945909

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