By Matthew Sharpe, Rory Jeffs, Jack Reynolds
This e-book is a suite of particularly commissioned articles at the key continental ecu philosophical pursuits on account that 1914. It exhibits how each one of those our bodies of idea has been formed via their responses to the horrors set in teach through global conflict I, and considers no matter if we're but ‘post-post-war’. The outbreak of worldwide conflict I in August 1914,set in chain a chain of crises and re-configurations, that have endured to form the area for a century: industrialized slaughter, the top of colonialism and eu empires, the increase of the us, monetary crises, fascism, Soviet Marxism, the gulags and the Shoah. the vast majority of the most important pursuits in eu pondering (phenomenology, psychoanalysis, Hegelianism, Marxism, political theology, severe idea and neoliberalism) have been cast in, or formed through, makes an attempt to come back to phrases with the worldwide trauma of the area Wars. this can be the 1st ebook to explain the improvement of those routine after global battle I, and as such provides to be of curiosity to philosophers and historians of philosophy round the world.
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Wyschogrod (1996), xxix: “Nazi antisemitism therefore had a theological dimension. It was an assault by evil on God through the body of Israel. ” 38 Cf. Jonas (1939: 171–72): “This war is in a figurative sense also the first war of religion in modernity. This ideational side exceeds all the aims and calculations of the belligerent government and is itself based in the distribution of the fronts. Necessarily—and independently of how much 34 35 2 Singin’ in the Shade: An Introduction to Post-Post-War Thought 37 but were too farsighted and politic to attack it as such openly.
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Everyone knows who defeated Napoleon at Waterloo, but in further pursuit of a literal keynote, consider the opening lines of the Prussian National Anthem: Heil dir im Siegerkranz, Herrscher des Vaterlands! ”20 But the truth was just as clear to the Germans as it had been to others: a conflict between the Whale and the Bear for control of the world was inevitable, and both sides would need Germany’s help in order to win. A long history had taught the makers of British Foreign Policy the importance of holding the Balance of Power:21 the Franco- Russian Dual Alliance of 1894 began to make it manifest—and Englishmen did not relish this realisation one tiny bit—that Germany now held it.