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42290Re: [existlist] Re: BUBER, SARTRE, CAMUS, HEIDEGGER

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  • eupraxis@aol.com
    Oct 5 8:12 AM
      Merlin was reputed to have said, The tragedy of Man is that he forgets. I would put it otherwise: The tragedy of people is that they couldn't care less about other people.


      -----Original Message-----

      From: m00dy58 <m00dy58@...>

      To: existlist@yahoogroups.com

      Sent: Fri, 5 Oct 2007 9:27 am

      Subject: [existlist] Re: BUBER, SARTRE, CAMUS, HEIDEGGER

      Ah, yes, how duh of me. Anti-Semitism was met with Zionism which was

      met with more resistance...Fascism creeps back in...and on and on it

      goes...Left Bank, West Bank, blood bank...


      --- In existlist@yahoogroups.com, eupraxis@... wrote: Well, there was

      an interest in Jewish philosophy as German philosophy resusuitated

      itself with the post-war interest in Heidegger, and also Sartre was

      reexamining antisemitism in his later work. Besides Husserl himself,

      who was actually a practicing Lutheran, and before Levinas was made

      available to a larger audience, the "I & Thou" approach of Buber was

      the only game in town in that specific sub-genre, at least here in

      the USA.

      Kaufmann had always taken a lot of heat for his Nietzsche texts,

      and ... well, there you have it.


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