Violence and the philosophical imaginary

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State University of New York Press , Albany
Violence, Philosophy, Imagination (Philos
StatementAnn V. Murphy
SeriesSUNY series in gender theory
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LC ClassificationsB844 .M87 2012
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24842570M
ISBN 139781438440316
LC Control Number2011015175

“Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary makes a unique and remarkable contribution to contemporary discussions of violence. What is unique about the approach of the book is that, from a position squarely on the side of nonviolence, Ann Murphy embarks on a critical analysis of critiques of violence.

This is as brave as it is necessary.”. Examines how violence has been conceptually and rhetorically put to use in continental social of violence enjoy a particular privilege in contemporary continental philosophy, one manifest in the ubiquity of violent metaphors and the prominence of a kind of Pages: In this Book.

Examines how violence has been conceptually and rhetorically put to use in continental social theory. Images of violence enjoy a particular privilege in contemporary continental philosophy, one manifest in the ubiquity of metaphors and the prominence of a kind of rhetorical investment in violence as a motif.

Such images have also informed, constrained, and motivated Cited by: Ann V. Murphy, Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary - PhilPapers Examines how violence has been conceptually and rhetorically put to use in continental social theory Sign in | Create an account Authors: Ann V.

Murphy, University of New Mexico. Similar books and articles. Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary. Ann V. Murphy - - State University of New York Press. Review Essay: Ann Murphy, Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary. Erinn Gilson - - Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy 21 (1) n her book, Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary, Ann Murphy notes that the theme of vulnerability is “deeply vexed in the context of feministtheory,”especiallyregarding“theissueofsexualviolence”(, 70).

The vexing nature of vulnerability can be attributed to the way it is. The Philosophical Imaginary book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This text presents a discussion of the relationship betw /5(3).

Book Description. The concept of the imaginary is pervasive within contemporary thought, yet can be a baffling and often controversial term. In Imagination and the Imaginary, Kathleen Lennon explores the links between imagination - regarded as the faculty of creating images or forms - and the imaginary, which links such imagery with affect or emotion and captures the significance which the.

The "concept of violence" might be one that cannot be grasped by simple definition, if we want to say anything (theoretically and practically) instructive about it.

To deal with this concept is a philosophical task and at the same time a political intervention -- failing. ‘Philosophy of Violence’ is an erudite, rich and varied book that encourages the reader to think differently about violence.

With contributions from Wim Weymans, Ignaas Devisch, Maarten Boudry, Ruud Welten, Nicolas de Warren, Marc De Kesel, Paul Cliteur, Jens De. Author: Kathleen Lennon Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: Get Books.

Imagination And The Imaginary Imagination And The Imaginary by Kathleen Lennon, Imagination And The Imaginary Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Imagination And The Imaginary books, The concept of the imaginary is pervasive within. In Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary, Ann V.

Murphy takes note of wide-ranging references to the themes of violence and vulnerability in contemporary theory. BOOK REVIEWS Violence as a philosophical theme Tudor Cosma Purnavel Al.I.

Cuza University of Iasi James Dodd, Violence and Phenomenology, New York: Routledge, Keywords: violence, Sartre, Heidegger, Jünger, Patočka, phenomenology, nihilism It is reasonable to say that violence has an enduring presence within the fabric of our human world.

Violence and the Philosophical Imaginary - Ebook written by Ann V. Murphy. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS. The phenomenon of violence, however, remains virtually untouched as a philosophical subject. There is no phenomenology of violence in philosophy.

Some might object that this is more properly speaking a subject for political science, not philosophy. But I would argue that this is another case of repressing violence in the name of philosophy. The book Violence in Modern Philosophy, Piotr Hoffman is published by University of Chicago Press.

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Username: Password: Remember me: Language. Select Language. Article Tools. Print this article. Indexing metadata. How to cite item. Finding References. Email this article (Login required) Email the author (Login required) Notifications. Selected Contents: Introduction: Violence and the Pornographic Imaginary 1.

"Just Fantasy": Rethinking the Pornographic, the Fantastic, and the Real 2. Golden-Age Assaults: Heat and Hostility in s Pornography 3.

Romance and Rebellion: The Two Faces of s Pornography 4. Through violence you may murder the liar, but you cannot murder the lie, nor establish the truth. Through violence you may murder the hater, but you do not murder hate.

In fact, violence merely increases hate. So it goes.

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Returning violence for violence multiplies violence, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. In Violence and Civility, Étienne Balibar boldly confronts the insidious causes of violence, racism, nationalism, and ethnic cleansing worldwide, as well as mass poverty and h a novel synthesis of theory and empirical studies of contemporary violence, the acclaimed thinker pushes past the limits of political philosophy to reconceive war, revolution, sovereignty, and class.

Anthony J. Langlois Source: The Australian Book Review ' shows more awareness of the detailed issues than many other such books and may well be the best treatment of its kind yet written ' Thomas Hurka Source: The Philosophical Review 'This is a comprehensive discussion of political violence and the morality of war.

The book was a bit repetitive at times, and there was too much time spent venturing off into abstract philosophy that just didn't do much for me or was perhaps over my head. I listened to the audio versi I learned a lot from this book in terms of how the resource curse really works and how policies in importing countries could improve the 4/5(34).

"The Philosophical Imaginary teaches us how to read philosophy afresh. Focusing on central, but often undiscussed, images, Le Doeuff's patient, perspicacious, and always brilliant readings show us how to uncover the political unconscious at work in great philosophy.

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Giving Way. Steven Connor. Philosophy of Peace, in conjunction with Concerned Philosophers for Peace, explores socio-political and ethical perspectives on modern warfare, peacemaking, and conflict resolution, including the many forms of domestic and global violence, such as sexism, racism, and classism.

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Philosophy of Peace is a special series in the Value Inquiry Book Series. The decolonial imaginary is integral to Perez’s conception of decolonial feminist praxis. Pérez develops the concept of the decolonial imaginary as oppositional to the colonial imaginary that has determined what counts as historical knowledge in academic spaces, in particular claims that history is an objective science (xiv-xvi).

Abstract. This article offers an interpretation of late modern social imaginaries and their relationship to religion and violence. I hypothesize that the transition from the ‘secular age’ to a so-called ‘post-secular constellation’ calls on us to critically reconsider the modern trope that all too unambiguously ties religion and violence together.[3] Shirelle Phelps and Jeffrey Lehman, Domestic Violence, 3(2) West’s Encyclopedia of American Law (Mar.

); Amy Farmer and Jill Tiefenthaler, Explaining the Recent Decline in Domestic Violence, 21(2) Contemporary Economic Policy (Nov. ) (explaining that initial estimates of domestic violence were lower than the reality because the crime was significantly underreported).Goehr has written three books, co-edited a fourth, and has published numerous articles in the philosophy of music and critical theory.

Her first book, The Imaginary Museum of Musical Works: An Essay in the Philosophy of Music (Clarendon Press, Oxford), was published inand has since been translated into Greek, Chinese and Italian.