The Resource The gift of kinds : the good in abundance : an ethic of the Earth, Stephen David Ross

The gift of kinds : the good in abundance : an ethic of the Earth, Stephen David Ross

Label
The gift of kinds : the good in abundance : an ethic of the Earth
Title
The gift of kinds
Title remainder
the good in abundance : an ethic of the Earth
Statement of responsibility
Stephen David Ross
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
171
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1031
LC item number
.R67 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The gift of kinds : the good in abundance : an ethic of the Earth, Stephen David Ross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-301) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General preface to the project: Gifts of the good -- The fourth of several volumes devoted to the good -- Human, natural worlds filled with gifts -- Nature the general economy of the good, earth's abundance -- Resisting authority and totality -- Plato's idea of the good beyond measure -- Unlimiting every limit, interrupting authority -- Gifts and giving -- Exposure interruption, calling for responsiveness, responsibility -- Cherishment exposure to the good everywhere in generosity -- Sacrifice impossibility of fulfillment -- Plenishment crossing cherishment and sacrifice -- Inexhaustible exposure to the good -- Socrates' suggestion that the good grants authority to knowledge and truth -- Anaximander and injustice in all things, demanding restitution -- The good as ideality -- Volumes projected in this project -- Began with art in response to Nietzsche's interruption of authority in name of art -- Continue within possibility that Western philosophic tradition has always given precedence to truth and being, neutralizing the good -- This volume addresses kinds of the earth as ecstatic revelations of life and being, resistant to neutrality -- Introduction: The Abundance of Kinds -- Spinoza and abundance of kinds -- God and nature expressed in infinite numbers of infinite kinds -- Nature composed of infinite individuals, each expressed through infinite kinds -- Conatus, desire -- Love of God, Dei amor, beatitudo, blessedness -- Kind -- Tyranny of kinds: using other kinds in any way whatever -- Interruption: essentialism and identity politics
Control code
ocm47010827
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 323 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585340692
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36307579
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)47010827
  • ebsco0585340692

Library Locations

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