By Lenart Skof,Emily A. Holmes
Philosophy has too usually bring to a halt metaphysical concept from this residing, 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 expertise again to the physique, to recognize for the opposite, and to nature, making knowledge of the breath crucial for an embodied ethics of distinction in our globalized, ecological age. those subject matters are addressed by means 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