Agamben And The Politics Of Human Rights -

state of exception giorgio agamben kevin attell - state of exception giorgio agamben kevin attell on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers two months after the attacks of 9 11 the bush administration in the midst of what it perceived to be a state of emergency, homo sacer sovereign power and bare life meridian - the work of giorgio agamben one of italy s most important and original philosophers has been based on an uncommon erudition in classical traditions of philosophy and rhetoric the grammarians of late antiquity christian theology and modern philosophy, emmanuel levinas stanford encyclopedia of philosophy - levinas s philosophy has been called ethics if ethics means rationalist self legislation and freedom deontology the calculation of happiness utilitarianism or the cultivation of virtues virtue ethics then levinas s philosophy is not an ethics