Anthropocentrism and the Continental Tradition: Calarco’s Zoographies. Matthew Calarco, Zoographies: The Question of the Animal from Heidegger to Derrida. Calarco (California State Univ., Fullerton) examines the question of the animal in major Continental thinkers like Heidegger, Levinas, Agamben, and Derrida. Matthew Calarco draws on ethological and evolutionary evidence and the work of Heidegger, who called for a radicalized responsibility toward all forms of life.

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Interrogating the Bioethics of Geno-Cide. Simon Critchley – – In David Wood ed. Matthew Calarco – – Continental Philosophy Review 37 2: Ontology and World Politics. Jul 15, Karl Steel rated it it was amazing Shelves: Plasticity at the Dusk of Writing.

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Contents Metaphysical Anthropocentrism Heidegger. Sean rated it really zoohraphies it May 22, Olivia rated it it was ok Mar 12, Calarco concludes with a call for the abolition of classical versions of the human-animal distinction and asks that we devise new ways of thinking about and living with animals. This book is zoogralhies yet featured on Listopia.

Been a few months since I finished it, but I remember enough to highly recommend it for anyone doing work in animal theory. The Social Construction of Reality. My library Help Advanced Book Search.


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Zoographies challenges the anthropocentrism of the Continental philosophical tradition zoofraphies advances the position that, while some distinctions are valid, humans and animals are best viewed zoographkes part of an ontological whole.

You’ve successfully reported this review. Derrida and the Question of the Animal. Jean-Paul Sartre and Morality. On the Borders of Language and Death: Calarco’s book is a mercifully clear and thoughtfully compiled series of essays on the ways Heidegger Levinas, Agamben, and Derrida approach “the question of the animal”.

From Hegel to Derrida. This important analysis is long overdue.

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Malin rated it it was ok May 08, Derrida and the Political. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Matthew Calarco draws on ethological and evolutionary evidence and the work of Heidegger, who called for a radicalized responsibility toward all forms of life.


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Cqlarco especially appreciated Calarco’s thorough and well-considered essay on Derrida, and how he asked the kinds of questions of this and other philosophers that analytic philosophy and those demanding a more obviously directive ethic sometimes feel that such philosophy frustrates: Unies Ananda Calzrco rated it it was amazing Nov 17, Review of Matthew Calarco’s Zoographies: The Passion of the Animal Derrida.

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