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The philosophical sense of transcendence

Lévinas and Plato on loving beyond being

by Sarah B. Allen

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Published by Duquesne University Press in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plato,
  • Lévinas, Emmanuel,
  • Transcendence (Philosophy),
  • Philosophy and religion,
  • Love

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementSarah B. Allen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2430.L484 a57 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23055072M
    ISBN 109780820704227
    LC Control Number2009002928

    About Dante and the Sense of Transgression. In Dante and the Sense of Transgression, William Franke combines literary-critical analysis with philosophical and theological reflection to cast new light on Dante's poetic sely, Dante's medieval masterpiece becomes our guide to rethinking some of the most pressing issues of contemporary theory. (As he in a sense is for Ramanuja. Prakriti is the world's substratum, and prakriti, according to Ramanuja, is an aspect of God's body.) But this is inconsistent with God's transcendence and independence of the world. If God is truly perfect, then, he cannot be the cause of .


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Looking for the philosophical sense of transcendence, Allen asserts, requires not only a questioning into transcendence, but a questioning of philosophy itself. Any reflection on human affectivity brings us up to the limits of philosophical thought and suggests that there are senses to transcendence that will always escape formulation in.

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