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The Resource Icarus fallen : the search for meaning in an uncertain world, Chantal Delsol ; translated by Robin Dick

Icarus fallen : the search for meaning in an uncertain world, Chantal Delsol ; translated by Robin Dick

Label
Icarus fallen : the search for meaning in an uncertain world
Title
Icarus fallen
Title remainder
the search for meaning in an uncertain world
Statement of responsibility
Chantal Delsol ; translated by Robin Dick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
KKM
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1947-
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Delsol, Chantal
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dick, Robin
Series statement
Crosscurrents
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  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Philosophy
Label
Icarus fallen : the search for meaning in an uncertain world, Chantal Delsol ; translated by Robin Dick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Virgil P. Nemoianu -- Translator's preface -- Author's preface to the English edition -- Introduction -- Part One : A condition deprived of meaning : Existence as sign -- The rejection of the figures of existence -- Black markets -- The danger of a return to existentialism -- Part Two : The revelations of the devil : The good without the true -- The morality of complacency -- A morality of emotion and indignation -- The clandestine ideology of our time -- Part Three : The urgent need for a new anthropology : Is democracy unsurpassable? -- The rejection of the worldviews -- The fear of decision-making -- The sacralization of rights -- Utopian equality -- Production and care-giving -- Part Four : Mastering the world in a different way : Fallen from the heights -- Fragmented existence -- God in exile -- The return of an uncertain world -- On vigilance -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm54016473
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxx, 252 p.
Isbn
9781932236040
Lccn
2002115039
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-4425
Label
Icarus fallen : the search for meaning in an uncertain world, Chantal Delsol ; translated by Robin Dick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Virgil P. Nemoianu -- Translator's preface -- Author's preface to the English edition -- Introduction -- Part One : A condition deprived of meaning : Existence as sign -- The rejection of the figures of existence -- Black markets -- The danger of a return to existentialism -- Part Two : The revelations of the devil : The good without the true -- The morality of complacency -- A morality of emotion and indignation -- The clandestine ideology of our time -- Part Three : The urgent need for a new anthropology : Is democracy unsurpassable? -- The rejection of the worldviews -- The fear of decision-making -- The sacralization of rights -- Utopian equality -- Production and care-giving -- Part Four : Mastering the world in a different way : Fallen from the heights -- Fragmented existence -- God in exile -- The return of an uncertain world -- On vigilance -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm54016473
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxx, 252 p.
Isbn
9781932236040
Lccn
2002115039
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-4425

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