By Matthew Sharpe, Rory Jeffs, Jack Reynolds
This publication is a set of particularly commissioned articles at the key continental eu philosophical pursuits seeing that 1914. It exhibits how each one of those our bodies of notion has been formed via their responses to the horrors set in educate by way of global conflict I, and considers even if we're but ‘post-post-war’. The outbreak of global conflict I in August 1914,set in chain a sequence of crises and re-configurations, that have persisted to form the area for a century: industrialized slaughter, the top of colonialism and eu empires, the increase of the us, fiscal crises, fascism, Soviet Marxism, the gulags and the Shoah. the vast majority of the main activities in ecu pondering (phenomenology, psychoanalysis, Hegelianism, Marxism, political theology, severe idea and neoliberalism) have been cast in, or formed by way of, makes an attempt to come back to phrases with the worldwide trauma of the area Wars. this is often the 1st e-book to explain the improvement of those pursuits after global warfare I, and as such provides to be of curiosity to philosophers and historians of philosophy round the world.
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F. Altman As a citizen of the United States, I am particularly troubled by my country’s entry into the war in 1917. By aiding and abetting Great Britain’s audacious and murderous plan to limit and even dismember Russia while simultaneously dealing a death blow to Germany’s “Free Hand” at Versailles, the United States betrayed their Revolution of 1776 and made a radical critique of Enlightenment and Progress emanating from Germany inevitable, just as the Balfour Declaration began to seal the fate of Germany’s Jews.
Knopf. Leinwand, Gerald. 2007. William Jennings Bryan: An Uncertain Trumpet. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield. D. 1980. The Presidential Election of 1916. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press. Lowe, John. 1994. The Great Powers, Imperialism, and the German Problem, 1865–1925. London/ New York: Routledge. , and Shareen Blair Brysac. 1999. Tournament of Shadows: The Great Game and Race for Empire in Central Asia. Washington, DC: Counterpoint. O’Brien, Phillips Payson, eds. 2004. The Anglo-Japanese Alliance, 1902-1922.
No. 140. Żiżek, Slavoj. 2012. Less Than Nothing: The Shadow of Dialectic Materialism. London: Verso. Part I Singin’ in the Shade? Altman When they sailed us off to the war in 1917—and naturally I am speaking here not only as a philosopher but as a citizen of the United States—they equipped us with a smart new marching song, not at all like “Waltzing Matilda,” which the young men of Australia already knew before they were sailed off to Gallipoli. ” and since I am charged with the honorific task of sounding a keynote, I will take that charge literally by singing a bit of it: So prepare, say a prayer: Send the word, send the word to beware, We’ll be over, we’re coming over, And we won’t come back till it’s over, over there.
100 years of European Philosophy Since the Great War: Crisis and Reconfigurations by Matthew Sharpe, Rory Jeffs, Jack Reynolds