After "Rwanda"

In Search of a New Ethics

Jean-Paul Martinon

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€86,00
$106.00
ISBN13: 
9789042037113
Publication Date: 
January 2013
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308 pp.
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Senior editors
Raji C. Steineck, University of Zurich
Ralph Weber, University of Basel

Co-editors
Elena Louisa Lange, University of Zurich
Robert H. Gassmann, University of Zurich

Concepts of Philosophy challenges received conceptions of philosophy by way of critical engagement with Chinese and Japanese sources. Built on philologically sound readings of specific texts, the book lifts the discussion on the concept of philosophy to a global plane.
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Volume: 
25
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004302433
Expected: 
January 2018
€172,00
$198.00

Edited by Mogobe B. Ramose

Professor Heinz Kimmerle encountered African philosophy at a time when his specialisation in the philosophy of Hegel had attained world recognition. For Hegel, African philosophy did not exist in Sub-Saharan Africa, exactly the area in which Kimmerle made his first contact with African philosophy...
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036659
Publication date: 
January 2013
€72,00
$89.00

Hannah Wangeci Kinoti

African Ethics: Gĩkũyũ Traditional Morality by Hannah Kinoti was prompted by the author’s concern about the decline of moral standards among the Gĩkũyũ in modern Kenya. Western education and increased interaction with other cultures had made the society more complex and sophisticated. At the same...
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Volume: 
19
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042030886
Publication date: 
January 2010
€76,00
$94.00

Edited by Thorsten Botz-Bornstein and Jürgen Hengelbrock

The predominance and global expansion of homogenizing modes of production, consumption and information risks alienating non-Western and Western people alike from the intellectual and moral resources embedded in their own distinctive cultural traditions. In reaction to the erosion of traditional...
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Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042020412
Publication date: 
January 2006
€132,00
$163.00

Herausgegeben von Claudia Bickmann, Hermann-Josef Scheidgen, Tobias Voßhenrich, Markus Wirtz

Tradition und Traditionsbruch gehören zu den entscheidenden Herausforderungen in einer beschleunigt zusammenwachsenden Welt. Sollen beide Seiten nicht in einem unfriedlichen Antagonismus verharren, so ist Prämissentransparenz und Grenzbestimmung der je eigenen und fremden Argumente gefragt. In...
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042020405
Publication date: 
January 2006
€152,00
$188.00

Herausgegeben von Hermann-Josef Scheidgen, Norbert Hintersteiner und Yoshiro Nakamura

Der Begriff „Globalisierung“ wird zunehmend nicht nur in den Disziplinen der Ökonomie und der Kommunikationswissenschaft diskutiert, sondern auch in den Gesellschafts- und Erziehungswissenschaften sowie insbesondere in der Interkulturellen Philosophie. Der Diskurs über Globalisierung verläuft...
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Volume: 
15
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042017856
Publication date: 
January 2005
€93,00
$114.00

Edited by Gerrit Steunebrink and Evert van der Zweerde

Japan, Russia, and Turkey are major examples of countries with different ethnic, religious, and cultural background that embarked on the path of modernization without having been colonized by a Western country. In all three cases, national consciousness has played a significant role in this...
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016651
Publication date: 
January 2004
€55,80
$68.40
€93,00
$114.00

Herausgegeben von Iris Därmann, Steffi Hobuß, Ulrich Lölke

Unter dem Begriff der Konversionen erkundet dieser kulturwissenschaftliche Band Formen einer Umkehrung, die einsetzt, wenn die Erfahrung des Beobachtetwerdens als zentraler Bestandteil von Fremderfahrungen anerkannt wird. In den versammelten Texten wird ausgeführt, wie diese aus der...
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042019539
Publication date: 
January 2004
€40,20
$49.20
€67,00
$82.00

Thorsten Botz-Bornstein

This is a book about space. On a first level, it reflects traditional Japanese ideas of space against various “items” of Western culture. Among these items are Bakhtin's “dialogicity”, Wittgenstein’s Lebensform, and “virtual space” or “globalized” space as representatives of the latest...
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042010697
Publication date: 
January 2004
€59,00
$73.00

Leonhard Praeg

As academic subject African philosophy is predominantly concerned with epistemology. It aims at re-presenting a lost body of authentic African thought. This apparently austere a-historical concern is framed by a grand narrative of liberation that cannot but politicise the quest for...
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042013636
Publication date: 
January 2000
€51,00
$63.00
€85,00
$105.00

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