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Against Ethics: Contributions to a Poetics of Obligation with Constant Reference to Deconstruction John D. Caputo

Against Ethics: Contributions to a Poetics of Obligation with Constant Reference to Deconstruction

John D. Caputo

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ISBN : 9780253208163
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304 pages
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Against Ethics is beautifully written, clever, learned, thought-provoking, and even inspiring. --Theological StudiesWriting in the form of his ideas, Caputo offers the reader a truly exquisite reading experience.... his iconic style mirrors aMoreAgainst Ethics is beautifully written, clever, learned, thought-provoking, and even inspiring. --Theological StudiesWriting in the form of his ideas, Caputo offers the reader a truly exquisite reading experience.... his iconic style mirrors a truly refreshing honesty that draws the reader in to play. --Quarterly Journal of SpeechAgainst Ethics is, in my judgment, one of the most important works on philosophical ethics that has been written in recent years.... Caputo speaks with a passion and a concern that are rare in academic philosophy. His profound sense of humor deepens the passion of the viewpoints he develops. --Mark C. TaylorObligation happens! declares Caputo in this brilliant and witty postmodern critique of ethics, framed as a contemporary restaging of Kierkegaards Fear and Trembling.