The Sacred Monstrous

The Sacred Monstrous

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Wedding an analysis of relevant anthropological literature and philosophical theory, this important book re-positions violence—long trivialized by philosophers as an incidental or anomalous feature of humanity—as a central concern for ethical thought. Wendy Hamblet focuses on a fundamental paradox that emerges when well-meaning communities and individuals attempt to implement their ideals in our social, or socialized, world. Very often the unintended consequences… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Lexington Books (December 10, 2003)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 136 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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