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Title Cultural politics and identity : the public space of recognition / edited by Barbara Weber ... [et al.].
Published Zürich : Lit, 2011.
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 Floor2  HM1271 .C858 2011    DUE 05-02-14
  
Description 252 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series Politische Philosophie und anthropologische Studien ; Bd. 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction. Cultural politics and identity : the public space of recognition / Barbara Weber -- The philosophy of recognition : thinking about otherness. Beyond understanding Rousseau and the beginning of the other / Karlfriedrich Herb ; Lévinas and the problem of mutual recognition of the consumer society and its fears / Barbara Weber ; A phenomenological perspective on the relationship between human rights and recognition / James R. Mensch ; Heidegger, Nietzsche, and the struggle for Europe / Gary E. Aylesworth ; Shared life / James Risser -- Cultural representations of ethnic diversity. A discussion of diachronic identity : the example of the painter Masuji Ono's political transformation in Kazuo Ishiguro's novel 'An artist of the floating world' / Eval Marsal & Takara Dobashi ; The fate of hair and conversation : on moral identity and recognition in The man who wasn't there / Maria Sibylla Lotter ; Jacques Derrida : "No, again, I won't be able to--" of cruelty and responsibility / Petra Schweitzer -- Cultural diversity and the understanding of culture. The futility of postcolonialism : national victimhood revisited / Benjamin Zachariah ; Hygiene, sexual politics, and the gendered other : Chile at the beginning of the twentieth century / Celina Tuozzo ; Anthropology, alterity and (com)motion : the quests for the other and the others' quests / Lisiane Koller Lecznieski ; Confusion of voices : the crucial dilemmas of being a human being : Czeslaw Milosz's poetry and the search for personal identity / Andrew Wiercinski -- Civic education and identity. Taking selves seriously / Susan T. Gardner ; Educating for civic friendship / Jen Glaser ; Understanding the reality interdisciplinary and arranging it socially and integratively / Maria Anna Bäuml-Roßnagl -- Art and lyrical impressions on the topic. Art and community : aesthetic practice as exposure to the other / Dorota Glowacka ; "Weatherless dialogues," short stories / Tamara Ralis.
Summary Cultural politics and identity : the public space of recognition / Barbara Weber -- Beyond understanding Rousseau and the beginning of the other / Karlfriedrich Herb -- Lévinas and the problem of mutual recognition of the consumer society and its fears / Barbara Weber -- A phenomenological perspective on the relationship between human rights and recognition / James R. Mensch -- Heidegger, Nietzsche, and the struggle for Europe / Gary E. Aylesworth -- Shared life / James Risser -- A discussion of diachronic identity : the example of the painter Masuji Ono's political transformation in Kazuo Ishiguro's novel 'An artist of the floating world' / Eval Marsal & Takara Dobashi -- The fate of hair and conversation : on moral identity and recognition in The man who wasn't there / Maria Sibylla Lotter -- Jacques Derrida : "No, again, I won't be able to-- " : of cruelty and responsibility / Petra Schweitzer -- The futility of postcolonialism : national victimhood revisited / Benjamin Zachariah -- Hygiene, secual politics, and the gendered other : Chile at the beginning of the twentieth century / Celina Tuozzo -- Anthropology, alterity and (com)motion : the quests for the other and the others' quests / Lisiane Koller Lecznieski -- Confusion of voices : the crucial dilemmas of being a human being : Czeslaw Milosz's poetry and the search for personal identity / Andrew Wiercinski -- Taking selves seriously / Susan T. Gardner -- Educating for civil friendship / Jen Glaser -- Understanding the reality interdisciplinary and arranging it socially and integratively / Maria Anna Bäuml-Rossnagl -- Art and community : aesthetic practice as exposure to the other / Dorota Glowacka -- "Weatherless dialogues," short stories / Tamara Ralis.
Subject Cultural pluralism -- Political aspects.
Group identity.
Cultural relations.
Related Names Weber, Barbara, 1962-
ISBN 9783643901262 (pbk.)
3643901267 (pbk.)
OCLC number 793684652