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Reading Levinas as a Husserlian (Might Do): A Roundtable with Bettina Bergo, James Dodd, and Simon Critchley

The Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal is pleased to present, in association with NSSR Philosophy’s Thursday Night Workshops, a roundtable with Bettina Bergo, James Dodd, and Simon Critchley. The discussion will center on the work presented in Prof. Bergo’s recent contribution to the GFPJ, “Reading Levinas as a Husserlian (Might Do).” The event will take place on Thursday, […]

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Reading Levinas as a Husserlian (Might Do), by Bettina Bergo

This essay invites the reader to take Emmanuel Levinas’ thought in the spirit in which it was written: as a profound engagement with Husserl’s phenomenology and, secondarily, with Heidegger’s existential philosophy. Levinas’ central idea, whether called “responsibility,” “substitution,” or the “other-in-the-same,” has been criticized as mere smoke and mirrors—an indemonstrable hermeneutics of ethical investiture. The purpose of this essay is […]

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The God of Abraham and the God of the Philosophers: A Reading of Emmanuel Levinas’s “Dieu et la Philosophie,” by Bettina Bergo

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Bettina Bergo, “The God of Abraham and the God of the Philosophers: A Reading of Emmanuel Levinas’s ‘Dieu et la Philosophie,’” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 16:1 (1993), pp. 113–64.

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The Cause of Phenomenology: Jean-François Courtine’s Heidegger et la Phénoménologie, by Bettina Bergo

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Bettina Bergo, “The Cause of Phenomenology: Jean-François Courtine’s Heidegger et la Phénoménologie,” in “In Memoriam David Rapport Lachterman,” special issue, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 17:1–2 (1994), pp. 351–76.

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Introduction to Special Issue 20:2–21:1 “Levinas’ Contribution to Contemporary Philosophy,” by Bettina Bergo and Diane Perpich

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Bettina Bergo and Diane Perpich, preface to “Levinas’ Contribution to Contemporary Philosophy,” ed. Bettina Bergo and Diane Perpich, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 20:2–21:1 (1999), pp. iii–xii.

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