The Broken Middle
Out of Our Ancient Society
By (author) Gillian Rose
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Broken Middle by Gillian Rose
Book DescriptionThe Broken Middle offers a startlingly original rethinking of the modern philosophical tradition and fundamentally rejects the anti--philosophy and anti--theory of post--modernity. Extending across the disciplines from philosophy to theology, Judaica, law, social and political theory, literary criticism, feminism and architecture, this book stakes itself on a renewed potential for sustained critique. Against the grain of much contemporary thought, this work of criticism offers the reader a way beyond the spurious alternatives of "totalization" or acknowledgement of the "other". The Broken Middle expounds the phenomenology of the diremption of law and ethics. By reconstructing the suppressed political history of modernity, it shows that contemporary thought belongs to a tradition which has become ancient. Following this drama in the configuration of anxiety of beginning, equivocation of the ethical, and agon of authorship, the logos opens out of the pathos of the concept.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780631182214
(228mm x 154mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 12-Feb-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Gillian Rose
Judaism and Modernity, Paperback (February 2017)
A reinterpretation of thinkers from Benjamin and Rosenzweig to Simone Weil and Derrida, not as secular figures who happened to be Jewish, but as Jews first and foremost. Part of Radical Thinkers set 14.
Visual Methodologies, Paperback (March 2016)
A new edition of Gillian Rose's bestselling guide to researching the visual. With over 28,000 copies sold worldwide, it is the go-to book for students and researchers across the social sciences and humanities.
The melancholy science, Paperback (December 2013)
Presents a critique of critical theory.
Love's Work, Paperback (June 2011)» View all books by Gillian Rose
Love's Work is at once a memoir and a book of philosophy.
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Author Biography - Gillian Rose
Gillian Rose is the author of Dialectic of Nihilism: Post--Structuralism and Law, Hegel Contra Sociology and The Melancholy Science: An Introduction to the Thought of Theodor W. Adorno.
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