Of Jews and Animals (The Frontiers of Theory)

By: Benjamin, Andrew

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Investigates the relationship between philosophy, art and their presentation of both Jews and animalsBy 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.

Title: Of Jews and Animals (The Frontiers of Theory)

Author Name: Benjamin, Andrew

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2011-09-14

ISBN Number: 0748643176

ISBN Number 13: 9780748643172

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: VeryGood

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