Sade My Neighbor has 79 ratings and 5 reviews. Alex said: This work bears a great historical importance, Klossowski being one of the seminal figures in t. The present new wave of Sadean studies, both in French and in English, may account for this belated, and excellent, translation of Klossowski’s. Sade My. This first English-language translation captures the excitement of the original text- already a contemporary classic, and will likely become a standard reference in.
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Enlightenment ideals of a society rooted in klossoaski reason and morality were trampled in the wake of the savagery of the Second World War. Jlossowski to this book Evil in Modern Thought: Sade, czyli filozof zbrodniczy. Klossowski was one of the first philosophers in postwar Europe to ask whether Sade’s reason, although aberrant and perverted to evil passions, could be taken seriously.
This work bears a great historical importance, Klossowski being one of the seminal figures in taking seriously the study of Sade as a philosophical figure. This first English-language translation captures the excitement of the original text-already a contemporary classic, and will likely become a standard reference in the history of eighteenth-century thought, politics, and society, and in the In a world where “the unthinkable” Enlightenment ideals of a society rooted in liberationist reason and morality were trampled in the wake of the savagery of the Second World War.
So far I am a little bored and lost with Klossowski’s treatment, but I will trudge forward and hope to glean a few tidbits here and there. And, contradictory enough, this shattering of reason works itself out, working itself into the exhaustion of worklessness, through the extremity of reason itself – the violent madness that is the essence of reason, moving ever about its limits, in conjunction with the monstrosity that is the essential limit of humanity.
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Sade My Neighbor
Google Books no proxy Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. A few days ago I started reading this book about super-villain philosopher Sade to think about outrage and the necessity of outrage in a world gone mad, and also to support some of what I’ve read in Lacan and a recent brush with Derrida.
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To ask other readers questions about Sade My Neighborplease sign up. This is the first English translation of the seminal Sade Mon Prochain originally published ina work that has influenced French thinkers from de Beauvoir and Bataille to Derrida and Lacan Sade Et la Loi.
Using the Neighbor in “De Doctrina Christiana”. Books by Pierre Klossowski. Selected pages Title Page. As Klossowski notes, Sade’s thought is the thought of Man pushed to its limits – disclosing the essence of Man in all its violent negation; the inherent monstrosity that rages in the heart of each and every one of us. In a world where “the unthinkable” had become reality, it is small wonder that theorists would turn to the writings of a man whose eighteenth-century imagination preceded twentieth-century history in its unbridled exploration of viciousness, perversion, and monstrosity: Victor rated it it was neivhbor Mar 11, Sign in to use sadde feature.
Sade, or the Philosopher-Villain. Hermes rated it it was amazing Nov 30, The Fruit of Charity: A Journal of Bible and Theology 62 2: Science Logic and Mathematics. Pierre Klossowski, writer and philosopher, was born in Paris on August 5, Published June 1st by Northwestern University Press first published Mh Levasseur rated it it was amazing Nov 15, Northwestern University Press Renee rated it liked it Jun 07, Pierre Klossowski – – Colloquia Communia 36 Enlightenment ideals of a society rooted in liberationist reason and morality were trampled in the wake of the savagery of the Second World War.
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