By Lenart Skof,Emily A. Holmes
Philosophy has too usually bring to an end metaphysical concept from this dwelling, respiring global with its animal and feminine our bodies, simply as spiritual traditions have repressed the respiring flesh in favour of calcified be aware. The re-introduction of breath into philosophy and theology attracts our know-how again to the physique, to admire for the opposite, and to nature, making know-how of the breath crucial for an embodied ethics of distinction in our globalized, ecological age. those topics are addressed by way of a global group of students, together with Luce Irigaray.
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Breathing with Luce Irigaray (Bloomsbury Studies in Continental Philosophy) by Lenart Skof,Emily A. Holmes