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

By Ludger H. Viefhues-Bailey

in accordance with a close research of gender in Stanley Cavell's remedy of the skeptical challenge, this booklet addresses the connection among gender and faith in sleek skepticism. undertaking discussion with Julia Kristeva's philosophy, Viefhues claims non secular challenge underlies Cavell's realizing 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 while a part of ourselves. it really is argued spiritual query of origins hence lies on the center of the fashionable skeptical problem.

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