The Resource The legacy of Hans Jonas : Judaism and the phenomenon of life, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Christian Wiese

The legacy of Hans Jonas : Judaism and the phenomenon of life, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Christian Wiese

Label
The legacy of Hans Jonas : Judaism and the phenomenon of life
Title
The legacy of Hans Jonas
Title remainder
Judaism and the phenomenon of life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Christian Wiese
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an interdisciplinary, and interreligious retrospective examination of Hans Jonas (1903-1993) that engages his ideas in light of Existentialism, utopian thought, process philosophy and theology, Zionism, and environmentalism
Cataloging source
UIU
Dewey number
193
Index
index present
LC call number
B3279.J664
LC item number
L44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The legacy of Hans Jonas : Judaism and the phenomenon of life, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Christian Wiese
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-553) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 10 Hans Jonas and Secular Religiosity / Ron Margolin -- pt. 2 The Phenomenon of Life and the Threat of Extinction: Theoretical Biology, Bioethics, and Environmental Philosophy: Ch. 11 Hans Jonas and Ernst Mayr: On Organic Life and Human Responsibility / Strachan Donnelley -- Ch. 12 Natural-Law Judaism?: The Genesis of Bioethics in Hans Jonas, Leo Strauss, and Leon Kass / Lawrence Vogel -- Ch. 13 Cloning and Corporeality / Bernard G. Prusak -- Ch. 14 Reason and Feeling in Hans Jonas's Existential Biology, Arne Naess's Deep Ecology, and Spinoza's Ethics / Martin D. Yaffe -- Ch. 15 Caretaker or Citizen: Hans Jonas, Aldo Leopold, and the Development of Jewish Environmental Ethics / Lawrence Troster -- Ch. 16 Jonas, Whitehead, and the Problem of Power / Sandra B. Lubarsky -- Ch. 17 "God's Adventure with the World" and "Sanctity of Life": Theological Speculations and Ethical Reflections in Jonas's Philosophy after Auschwitz / Christian Wiese -- Ch. 18 Infants, Paternalism, and Bioethics: Japan's Grasp of Jonas's Insistence on Intergenerational Responsibility / William R. LaFleur -- pt. 3 Responses and Reflections: Ch. 19 Reflections on the Place of Gnosticism and Ethics in the Thought of Hans Jonas / Kalman P. Bland -- Ch. 20 On Making Persons: Philosophy of Nature and Ethics / Frederick Ferre -- Ch. 21 Philosophical Biology and Environmentalism / Carl Mitcham -- Ch. 22 More on Jonas and Process Philosophy / Robert Cummings Neville -- Hans Jonas: Life and Works / Christian Wiese Wiese
  • Preface: Understanding Jonas: An Interdisciplinary Project / Hava Tirosh-Samuelson -- Introduction Ethics after Auschwitz: Hans Jonas's Notion of Responsibility in a Technological Age / Richard Wolin -- pt. 1 A German-Jewish Intellectual: Ch. 1 Hans Jonas's Position in the History of German Philosophy / Vittorio Hosle -- Ch. 2 Hans Jonas in Marburg, 1928 / Steven M. Wasserstrom -- Ch. 3 Ressentiment -- A Few Motifs in Hans Jonas's Early Book on Gnosticism / Micha Brumlik -- Ch. 4 Hans Jonas and Research on Gnosticism from a Contemporary Perspective / Kurt Rudolph -- Ch. 5 Pauline Theology in the Weimar Republic: Hans Jonas, Karl Barth, and Martin Heidegger / Benjamin Lazier -- Ch. 6 Despair and Responsibility: Affinities and Differences in the Thought of Hans Jonas and Gunther Anders / Konrad Paul Liessmann -- Ch. 7 Ernst Bloch's Prinzip Hoffnung and Hans Jonas's Prinzip Verantwortung / Michael Lowy -- Ch. 8 Zionism, the Holocaust, and Judaism in a Secular World: New Perspectives on Hans Jonas's Friendship with Gershom Scholem and Hannah Arendt / Christian Wiese -- Ch. 9 The Immediacy of Encounter and the Dangers of Dichotomy: Buber, Levinas, and Jonas on Responsibility / Micha H. Werner
Control code
ocn706476665
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xlii, 576 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047442103
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004167223.i-578
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24995952
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706476665
  • brill9047442105

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