Exemplarity and Singularity: Thinking through Particulars in Philosophy, Literature, and Law

Exemplarity and Singularity: Thinking through Particulars in Philosophy, Literature, and Law

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ISBN-13: 9781138020498
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/13/2015
Pages: 226
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Susanne Lüdemann is Professor of Languages and Literatures at the Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich; Michele Lowrie is Professor of Classics at the University of Chicago

Table of Contents

I. The Phenomenology of Practice Hans Lipps, Example, examples, and the case of law Anselm Haverkamp, Paradigm, metaphor, equivalence: Other views Cathy Caruth, Falling Theory Bernhard Waldenfels, For Example II. The Roman World of Exemplarity Rebecca Langlands, Roman exempla mediating between universal and particular Matthew Roller, Between extraordinary and typical: Roman exempla in a list Melanie Möller, Exemplum und exception: Towards a rhetorical theory of the exception Clifford Ando, The exemplum and Roman law III. The Roman Exemplum: Reception/Self-reflection John McCormick, Machiavelli’s Exemplary Tyrants and Statesmen Peter Goodrich, The Legal Example Caroline Blumenberg, Kant’s use of examples David Martyn, Exemplary Pathologies: Goethe Christiane Frey, Singular Epistemologies: Leibniz, Kant, Kleist Paul Fleming, Exemplary Evidence: Freud’s Anecdotal Procedure in The Psychopathology of Everyday Life Eva Geulen, Afterword: Without example. Adorno

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