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By Rodolphe Gasche

ISBN-10: 0804760608

ISBN-13: 9780804760607

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What precisely does "Europe" suggest for philosophy this day? placing apart either Eurocentrism and anti-Eurocentrism, Gasché returns to the outdated identify "Europe" to check it as an idea or concept within the paintings of 4 philosophers from the phenomenological culture: Husserl, Heidegger, Patocka, and Derrida. starting with Husserl, the assumption of Europe turned primary to such matters as rationality, universality, openness to the opposite, and accountability. Europe, or The countless Task tracks the alterations those concerns have passed through in phenomenology so one can examine "Europe's" carrying on with capability for severe and enlightened resistance in a global that's steadily turning into ruled by way of the mono-perspectivism of world marketplace economics. instead of giving up at the thought of Europe as an anachronism, Gasché goals to teach that it nonetheless has philosophical legs.

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