TITLE

Plurality and Transcendence: Levinas with and after Marcel

AUTHOR(S)
Bloechl, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Levinas Studies;2010, Vol. 5, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the relationship of the philosophical works of Italian-born French philosopher and Talmudic commentator Emmanuel Levinas and Gabriel Marcel. It cites how their conception of the human being complicated their relationship. It states that Marcel proposed a kind of personalism that takes its bearings from an analysis of value and sacrality, while Levinas believes in ethical subjectivity.
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53898787

 

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