Hermeneutics and Critical Theory in Ethics and Politics / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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Michael Kelly is Adjunct Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University, where he is also Managing Editor of the journal Philosophical Forum. The essays in Hermeneutics and Critical Theory in Ethics and Politics originally appeared in Philosophical Forum.
Contents: Part 1, Ethics. In the Shadow of Aristotle and Hegel: Communicative Ethics and Current Controversies in Practical Philosophy, Seyla Benhabib. Justice and Solidarity: On the Discussion Concerning "Stage 6", Jürgen Habermas. The Contingent Person and the Existential Choice, Agnes Heller. MacIntyre, Habermas, and Philosophical Ethics, Michael Kelly. Beyond Good-Evil: A Plea for a Hermeneutic Ethics, Adi Ophir. Part 2, Politics. Rational Reconstruction and Social Criticism: Habermas's Model of Interpretive Social Science, Kenneth Baynes. On the Conception of the Common Interest: Between Procedure and Substance, Carol Gould. The Politics of the Ineffable: Derrida's Deconstructionism, Thomas McCarthy. Kant and theInterpretation of Nature and History, Rudolf Makkreel. A Critique of Philosophical Conversation, Michael Walzer. Rawls, Habermas, and Real Talk: A Reply to Walzer, Georgia Warnke. Social Interpretation and Political Theory: Walzer and His Critics, Georgia Warnke. Models of Freedom in the Modem World, Albrecht Wellmer.
About the Author
Michael Kelly is Adjunct Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University, where he is also Managing Editor of the journal Philosophical Forum.