Anthropocentrism and the Continental Tradition: Calarco’s Zoographies. Matthew Calarco, Zoographies: The Question of the Animal from Heidegger to Derrida. Calarco (California State Univ., Fullerton) examines the question of the animal in major Continental thinkers like Heidegger, Levinas, Agamben, and Derrida. Matthew Calarco draws on ethological and evolutionary evidence and the work of Heidegger, who called for a radicalized responsibility toward all forms of life.
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Anthropocentrism and the Continental Tradition: Calarco’s Zoographies
July 8, Imprint: On the Borders of Language and Death: Derrida’s “There Is No One Narcissism Autobiophotographies ” is essential reading ; unlike Haraway’s When Species Meet, Calarco is Been a few months since I finished it, but I remember enough to highly recommend it for anyone doing work in animal theory.
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Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! Zoograpies Llewelyn – – Research in Phenomenology 40 2: Plasticity at the Dusk of Writing. Tasha rated it it was ok Nov 11, I especially appreciated Calarco’s thorough and well-considered essay on Derrida, and how he asked the kinds of questions of this and other philosophers that analytic philosophy and those demanding a more obviously directive ethic sometimes feel that such philosophy frustrates: Two Existential Theories of Knowledge.
Paperbackpages. I’ve read no one who explains and engages better with Agamben’s work on animals, and absolutely no one who does zoographiies in light of Agamben’s whole philosophical career.
Zoographies: The Question of the Animal from Heidegger to Derrida
He takes to task the belief that Anglo philosophy alone boasts of a strong tradition on this issue. How to write a great review. William James on Religion. From Hegel to Derrida.
Zoographies challenges the anthropocentrism of ccalarco Continental philosophical tradition and advances the position that, while some distinctions are valid, humans and animals are best viewed as part of an ontological whole. Olax rated it liked it Oct 01, Calarco’s book is a mercifully clear and thoughtfully compiled series of essays on the ways Heidegger Levinas, Agamben, and Derrida approach “the question of the animal”.
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Jacques Derrida – – Stanford University Press. Matthew Calarco draws on ethological and evolutionary evidence and the work of Heidegger, who called for a radicalized responsibility toward all forms of life.
This book should provide some good fodder on the phenomenologists’ take on animals. Gunkel – – Philosophy and Technology 27 1: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Matthew Calarco draws on ethological and evolutionary evidence and the work of Heidegger, who called for a radicalized responsibility toward all forms of life.
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Howard rated it it was amazing Jun 25, Joanna rated it really liked it Jul 07, The Problems of Contemporary Philosophy. Philosophy in Turbulent Times. Calarco concludes with a call for the abolition of classical versions of the human-animal distinction and asks that we devise new ways of thinking about and living with animals.
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Heidegger and the Phenomenology of Organ Transplantation. Request removal from index. How could a simple or even a highly refined binary distinction approach doing justice to the complex ethical and ontological matters at stake here? This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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