Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
An-Archy and Justice: An Introduction to Emmanuel Levinas's Political Thought
Foyalty 195

An-Archy and Justice: An Introduction to Emmanuel Levinas's Political Thought (Hardback)

£65.00
Usually despatched within 3 weeks.

Synopsis

Emmanuel Levinas's phenomenologies of the face of the Other have opened new vistas for contemporary ethical thought, but their implications for political thought have remained largely unexplored. In An-Archy and Justice, William Simmons systematically examines Levinas's political thought from its foundations to its implications to fill this theoretical void. Levinas worked against the predominant egocentric traditions in Western philosophy, claiming that in order to respond concretely to all Others the ego must rely on political institutions, yet these institutions must always be held in check by the original ethical relationship with the Other. In his penetrating and insightful analysis of Levinas's work, Simmons argues that Levinas's philosophy provides a new foundation for political thought by grounding the liberal state on an anarchical ethics. An-Archy and Justice is a ground-breaking and thought-provoking analysis of a profoundly creative thinker.

History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical ideologiesLiberalism & centre democratic ideologiesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesWestern philosophyWestern philosophy, from c 1900 - Publisher: Lexington Books Publication Date: 29/07/2003 ISBN-13: 9780739107034  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Usually despatched within 3 weeks. Add to Basket

William Paul Simons is an Assistant Professor at Bethany College and author of several articles on Levinas.

More books by William Paul Simmons

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.
 

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
Free UK Standard Delivery on Orders Over £20 (2nd Class)     3-5 Days
UK Standard Delivery (2nd Class) £2.75 £0.00 3-5 Days
UK 1st Class Delivery £3.75 £0.00 1-2 Days
Click and Collect / 
Delivery to a Foyles Bookshop
Free Free From 2 hours - Individual item delivery times given at checkout
UK Courier £7.95 £0.00 1 Working Day
Western Europe**Airmail £9.00 £1.00 7-8 Days
Rest of World Airmail £12.50 £1.00 7-10 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Click and Collect is available for all our shops; collection times will vary depending on availability of items. Individual despatch times for each item will be given at checkout.

Delivery Help & FAQs
 

A Year of Books Subscription Packages 

Delivery is free for the UK. Western Europe costs £60 for each 12 month subscription package purchased. For the Rest of the World the cost is £100 for each package purchased. All delivery costs are charged in advance at time of purchase. For more information please visit the A Year of Books page.
 

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Amidst the Debris: Humanitarianism ...
(Paperback)
Juliano Fiori; Fernando Espada; ...
 
 
£16.99
 
Liberalism and Education: The ...
(Hardback)
Francis O'Gorman
 
 
£20.00
 
The Last Neoliberal: Macron and the...
(Paperback)
Stefano Palombarini; Bruno Amable
 
 
£16.99
 
All Rise!: The Libertarian Way with...
(Paperback)
James P. Gray; Tom Campbell
 
 
£21.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close