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Noli me tangere: On the Raising of the Body / Edition 3

Noli me tangere: On the Raising of the Body / Edition 3

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This book describes the river and shorelines point by point, with historical background. Emphasis is upon points as seen from the water. Inland points of interest are also covered in self-guiding road routes along either shore.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780823228898
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Publication date: 06/30/2008
Series: Perspectives in Continental Philosophy
Edition description: 3
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Jean-Luc Nancy is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the Université Marc Bloch, Strasbourg. His wide-ranging thought is developed in many books, including Expectation: Philosophy, Literature; The Possibility of a World; The Banality of Heidegger; The Disavowed Community; and, with Adèle Van Reeth, Coming (all Fordham).

Sarah Clift is Assistant Professor of Contemporary Studies at the University of King's College, Halifax.

Pascale-Anne Brault is Professor of French at DePaul University. She is the co-translator of several works of Jacques Derrida’s, most recently For Strasbourg: Conversations of Friendship and Philosophy (Fordham).

Michael Naas is Professor of Philosophy at DePaul University in Chicago. His books include The End of the World and Other Teachable Moments: Jacques Derrida's Final Seminar and Miracle and Machine: Jacques Derrida and the Two Sources of Religion, Science, and the Media (both Fordham).

Table of Contents

Illustrations     ix
Noli me tangere: On the Raising of the Body
Prologue     3
On the Point of Departure     11
Me mou haptou-Noli me tangere     20
The Gardener     27
The Hands     31
Mary of Magdala     38
Do Not Touch Me     44
Epilogue     49
Mary, Magdalene     57
In Heaven and on Earth
Author's Note     69
In Heaven and on Earth     71
Questions and Answers     86
Works Depicting Noli me tangere     101
Notes     107

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