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The underside of modernity

Enrique D. Dussel

The underside of modernity

Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor, and the philosophy of liberation

by Enrique D. Dussel

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Published by Humanities Press in Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Liberty -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-244) and index.

    StatementEnrique Dussel ; translated and edited by Eduardo Mendieta.
    ContributionsMendieta, Eduardo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1034.D872 E5 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 248 p. ;
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL796910M
    ISBN 100391039326
    LC Control Number95032838

    Buy The Underside Of Modernity by Enrique Dussel from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £   The underside of modernity: Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor and the philosophy of liberation Enrique Dussel (translated and edited by Eduardo Mendieta) Foreword Acknowledgments Editor’s Introduction PART ONE.

    Nelson Maldonado-Torres is Assistant Professor of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a coeditor of [email protected] in the World-System: . DIVNelson Maldonado-Torres argues that European modernity has become inextricable from the experience of the warrior and conqueror. In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish thought. Maldonado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the underside of.

    In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish thought. Maldonado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the underside of Western modernity, particularly Jewish, black, and Latin American theorists. Examining post- American and Eastern European interpretive novels in dialogue with each other and with postfoundational democratic theory, The Underside of Politics brings to light the ideas, forces, and circumstances that shattered modernity's promises (such as secularization, autonomy, and rights) on both sides of the Iron Curtain.


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Price New from Used from Cited by:   The Underside of Modernity book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Until now, North American and European philosophies have been e /5.

Nelson Maldonado-Torres argues that European modernity has become inextricable from the experience of the warrior and conqueror. In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish ado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the underside of Cited by: In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish thought.

Maldonado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the underside of western modernity, particularly Jewish, black, and Latin American theorists. Nelson Maldonado-Torres argues that European modernity has become inextricable from the experience of the warrior and conqueror.

In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish ado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who/5. In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish thought.

Maldonado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the underside of western modernity, particularly Jewish, black, and Latin American theorists.5/5(1). Nelson Maldonado-Torres argues that European modernity has become inextricable from the experience of the warrior and conqueror.

In Against War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish ado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the Pages: Against War: Views from the Underside of Modernity - Ebook written by Nelson Maldonado-Torres.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Against War: Views from the Underside of Modernity. Modernity, a topic in the humanities and social sciences, is both a historical period (the modern era), as well as the ensemble of particular socio-cultural norms, attitudes and practices that arose in the wake of the Renaissance—in the "Age of Reason" of 17th-century thought and the 18th-century "Enlightenment".Some commentators consider the era of modernity to have ended bywith.

The underside of modernity:Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor andthe philosophy of liberationEnrique Dussel(translated and edited by Eduardo Mendieta) This book gathers some of the essays which are fruits of recent debates and dialogues that have only just begun.

The Philosophy of Liberation that I prac- tice, not only in Latin America, but also regarding all. Until now, North American and European philosophies have been engaged in debates about the possibility of a postmetaphysical philosophy and the consequences of the linguistic turn for the assessment of modernity; they have done so, however, without departing from the narrow horizons of their respective nationalistic perspectives.

In this incisive critique, Dussel demonstrates how most of. Get this from a library. The underside of modernity: Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor, and the philosophy of liberation.

[Enrique D Dussel; Eduardo Mendieta]. InAgainst War, he develops a powerful critique of modernity, and he offers a critical response combining ethics, political theory, and ideas rooted in Christian and Jewish thought.

Maldonado-Torres focuses on the perspectives of those who inhabit the underside of western modernity, particularly Jewish, black, and Latin American theorists.

The remainder of the book, Part Three, is an exposition of the paradigm shift needed for meeting the theological cha llenge posed by the underside of history in the twenty-first century.

The exposition, however, does not advance the argument much beyond the earlier two-thirds of the book or add much substance, but too often seems to wander. Nelson Maldonado-Torres argues that European modernity has become inextricable from the experience of the warrior and conqueror.

In Against War, he develops a. Professor Maldonado-Torres is a Professor at the Department of Latino and Caribbean Studies and the Comparative Literature Program. His first book, Against War: Views from the Underside of Modernity, examined the bases of modernity/coloniality in terms of a paradigm of war through the work of Enrique Dussel, Frantz Fanon, and Enmanuel Levinas.

Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index. Summary Dussel shows how North American and European philosophers have presupposed a no-longer-acceptable philosophy of history that has led them to fall into a "developmental fallacy, " the belief that there is a linear sequence that moves from the pre-modern, underdeveloped, or on the way to industrialisation, to the modern.

Get this from a library. The underside of modernity: Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor, and the philosophy of liberation. [Enrique D Dussel; Eduardo Mendieta] -- Until now, North American and European philosophies have been engaged in debates about the possibility of a postmetaphysical philosophy and the consequences of the linguistic turn for the assessment.

Against War draws into conversation three very distinct thinkers: Enrique Dussel (–), professor of philosophy at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolintana in Mexico, Emmanuel Levinas (–), the Lithuanian-born French philosopher and Talmudic scholar, and Frantz Fanon (–), a postcolonialist social theorist from the French island of Martinique.

Reviewed by Felipe Martínez-Pinzón Against War: Views from the Underside of : Duke University Press, pages. $ cloth, $ paper. One of the most enduring images in Against War is from another book, Enrique Dussel’s The Invention of the is of an event that happens in privacy, behind the scenes of History: Hernán Cortés learns from Moctezuma’s.

In this book, one of the world’s leading social theorists presents a critical, alarmed, but also nuanced understanding of the post-traditional world we inhabit today. Jeffrey Alexander writes about modernity as historical time and social condition, but also as ideology and utopia.The Underside of Modernity: Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor and the Philosophy of Liberation | Enrique Dussel | download | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books."A highly general and speculative analysis of modernity that is challenging and thought-provoking This is the kind of book that confronts a discipline, in this case sociology, with a number of issues that can provide a formidable agenda for those who pursue them.