Beyond the Philosopher's Fear: A Cavellian Reading of by Ludger H. Viefhues-Bailey

By Ludger H. Viefhues-Bailey

according to an in depth research of gender in Stanley Cavell's therapy of the skeptical challenge, this publication addresses the connection among gender and faith in glossy skepticism. carrying out discussion with Julia Kristeva's philosophy, Viefhues claims spiritual challenge underlies Cavell's figuring out of the female. the female which the skeptic fears is construed as a placeholder for the past, marking the transcendence of our origins that are elusive but whilst a part of ourselves. it really is argued non secular query of origins therefore lies on the middle of the trendy skeptical problem.

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