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By Alexandre Lefebvre,Melanie White

ISBN-10: 0822352567

ISBN-13: 9780822352563

ISBN-10: 0822352753

ISBN-13: 9780822352754

Henri Bergson is basically identified for his paintings on time, reminiscence, and creativity. His both cutting edge interventions into politics and faith have, in spite of the fact that, been overlooked or pushed aside previously. within the first booklet in English devoted to Bergson as a political philosopher, top Bergson students light up his positions on middle issues inside of political philosophy: the importance of emotion in ethical judgment, the connection among biology and society, and the entanglement of politics and faith. Ranging throughout Bergson's writings yet drawing normally on his final booklet, The assets of Morality and Religion, the individuals examine Bergson's relevance to modern discussions of human rights, democratic pluralism, and environmental ethics.

Contributors. Keith Ansell-Pearson, G. William Barnard, Claire Colebrook, Hisashi Fujita, Suzanne Guerlac, Vladimir Jankélévitch, Frédéric Keck, Leonard Lawlor, Alexandre Lefebvre, Paola Marrati, John Mullarkey, Paulina Ochoa Espejo, Carl strength, Philippe Soulez, Jim Urpeth, Melanie White, Frédéric Worms

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