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Book Condition: Unmarked, in fine shape Cathryn Vasseleu is a Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of New South . Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy.

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Textures of Light draws on the work of Luce Irigaray, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Emmanuel Levinas to present an outstanding and ground breaking study of the vital importance of light in Western thought. Since Plato's allegory of the cave, light and the role of sight have been accorded a unique position in Western thought. They have stood as a metaphor for truth and objectivity and the very axis of modern rationalism.

Textures of Light book. They have stood as a metaphor for truth and Textures of Light draws on the work of Luce Irigaray, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Emmanuel Levinas to present an outstanding and ground breaking study of the vital importance of light in Western thought.

Irigaray, Luce, Lévinas, Emmanuel, Merleau-Ponty, Maurice, 1908-1961, Light, Philosophy, French - 20th .

Irigaray, Luce, Lévinas, Emmanuel, Merleau-Ponty, Maurice, 1908-1961, Light, Philosophy, French - 20th century, Touch, Vision. London ; New York : Routledge. A portion of the text has appeared as Illuminating Passion: Irigaray's Transfiguration of Night, in Teresa Brennan and Martin Jay (eds), Vision in Context, New York and London: Routledge, 1996. Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-151) and index.

Published by Routledge, 1998. Synopsis: Textures of Light draws on the work of Luce Irigaray, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Emmanuel Levinas to present an outstanding and ground breaking study of the vital importance of light in Western thought. More recently however, this status has come under significant criticism from continental and feminist thought which has stressed the privileging of subjectivity and.

Warwick studies in European philosophy. Luce Irigaray: philosophy in the feminine. 0415142733, 0415142741. Luce Irigaray: philosophy in the feminine Library availability.

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Like Merleau-Ponty, Irigaray describes corporeal intertwining or vision and touch.

Like Merleau-Ponty, Irigaray describes corporeal intertwining or vision and touch. Counteracting the narcissistic strain in Merleau-Ponty's chiasm, she assumes that sexual difference must precede the intertwining. The subject is marked by the alterity or the "more than one" and encoded as a historically contingent gendered conflict. Feminist Philosophy in Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality. Philosophy of Love in Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality.

Textures of Light draws on the work of Luce Irigaray, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Emmanuel Levinas to present an outstanding and ground breaking study of the vital importance of light in Western thought. Since Plato's allegory of the cave, light and the role of sight have been accorded a unique position in Western thought. They have stood as a metaphor for truth and objectivity and the very axis of modern rationalism. More recently however, this status has come under significant criticism from continental and feminist thought which has stressed the privileging of subjectivity and masculinity in such a metaphor.