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Product Description: This timely book by philosopher Peter Dews explores the idea of evil, one of the most problematic terms in the contemporary moral vocabulary. Surveys the intellectual debate on the nature of evil over the past two hundred years Engages with a broad range of discourses and thinkers, from Kant and the German Idealists, via Schopenhauer and Nietzsche, to Levinas and Adorno Suggests that the concept of moral evil touches on a neuralgic point in western culture Argues that, despite the widespread abuse and political manipulation of the term ‘evil’, we cannot do without it Concludes that if we use the concept of evil, we must acknowledge its religious dimension...read more

Hardcover:

9781405117043, titled "The Idea of Evil" | Blackwell Pub, December 4, 2007, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: This timely book by philosopher Peter Dews explores the idea of evil, one of the most problematic terms in the contemporary moral vocabulary.

Paperback:

9781118346303, titled "The Idea of Evil" | Blackwell Pub, October 9, 2012, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: This timely book by philosopher Peter Dews explores the idea of evil, one of the most problematic terms in the contemporary moral vocabulary.

Miscellaneous:

9780470765906, titled "The Idea of Evil" | Blackwell Pub, July 1, 2008, cover price $111.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470691830, titled "The Idea of Evil" | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 15, 2008), cover price $100.00

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Product Description: Over the last two decades, contemporary French philosophy has exercised a powerful influence on intellectual life, across both Europe and America. Post-structuralist strategies and concepts have played an important role in many forms of social, cultural and aesthetic analysis, particularly on the Left...read more

Paperback:

9781844675746 | Verso Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Over the last two decades, contemporary French philosophy has exercised a powerful influence on intellectual life, across both Europe and America.

By Peter Dews (editor)

Hardcover:

9780631201342 | Blackwell Pub, September 1, 1999, cover price $70.95

Paperback:

9780631201359 | Blackwell Pub, November 22, 1999, cover price $56.95

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Product Description: Explores the meanings of subjectivity in continental philosophy in the wake of post-structuralism and critical theory."Critchley and Dews have assembled an impressive collection of essays that focus on one of many splits within contemporary continental philosophy...read more
By Simon Critchley (editor) and Peter Dews (editor)

Paperback:

9780791427248 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Explores the meanings of subjectivity in continental philosophy in the wake of post-structuralism and critical theory.

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Product Description: In this book Peter Dews explores some of the most urgent problems confronting contemporary European thought: the status of the subject after postmodernism, the ethical and existential dimensions of critical theory, the encounter between psychoanalysis and philosophy, and the possibilities of a non-foundational metaphysical thinking...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781859849279 | Verso Books, November 1, 1995, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: In this book Peter Dews explores some of the most urgent problems confronting contemporary European thought: the status of the subject after postmodernism, the ethical and existential dimensions of critical theory, the encounter between psychoanalysis and philosophy, and the possibilities of a non-foundational metaphysical thinking.

Paperback:

9781859840221 | Verso Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In this book Peter Dews explores some of the most urgent problems confronting contemporary European thought: the status of the subject after postmodernism, the ethical and existential dimensions of critical theory, the encounter between psychoanalysis and philosophy, and the possibilities of a non-foundational metaphysical thinking.

Product Description: Comprised of classic and newly-commissioned papers from leading theorists, this volume provides a wide-ranging critical introduction to the thought of Jurgen Habermas.Some contributions explore the relation between Habermas's philosophy and the thought of major predecessors, including Kant, Hegel, Marx and Heidegger...read more
By Peter Dews (editor)

Hardcover:

9780860912873 | Revised edition (Verso Books, July 1, 1992), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Comprised of classic and newly-commissioned papers from leading theorists, this volume provides a wide-ranging critical introduction to the thought of Jurgen Habermas.

Product Description: Over the last half decade or so, Jürgen Habermas has increasingly employed the interview format, both as a means of presenting his changing views on philosophical topics in an accessible way, and as a means of debating current social and political issues...read more
By Peter Dews (editor)

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9780860915034 | Revised edition (Verso Books, July 1, 1992), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Over the last half decade or so, Jürgen Habermas has increasingly employed the interview format, both as a means of presenting his changing views on philosophical topics in an accessible way, and as a means of debating current social and political issues.
9780860915799 | Revised edition (Verso Books, June 1, 1992), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Over the last half decade or so, Jürgen Habermas has increasingly employed the interview format, both as a means of presenting his changing views on philosophical topics in an accessible way, and as a means of debating current social and political issues.

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Product Description: Over the last two decades, contemporary French philosophy has exercised a powerful influence on intellectual life, across both Europe and America. Post-structuralist strategies and concepts have played an important role in many forms of social, cultural and aesthetic analysis, particularly on the Left...read more

Hardcover:

9780860911050 | Verso Books, January 1, 1988, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Over the last two decades, contemporary French philosophy has exercised a powerful influence on intellectual life, across both Europe and America.

Paperback:

9780860918134 | Verso Books, September 1, 1987, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Over the last two decades, contemporary French philosophy has exercised a powerful influence on intellectual life, across both Europe and America.

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