In these three lectures, Cavell situates Emerson at an intersection of three crossroads: a place where both philosophy and literature pass; where the two. Conditions Handsome and Unhandsome has 33 ratings and 3 reviews. In these three lectures, Cavell situates Emerson at an intersection of three crossroads. University of VirginiaJohn D. Lyons Conditions Handsome and Unhandsome: The Constitution of Emersonian Perfectionism, by Stanley Cavell; xxxix & pp.

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Erin rated it did not like it Sep 22, The Cambridge Companion to William James. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Review of Richard Unhandsoms Ed.

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In the final chapter, one finds Cavell working his way through John Rawls’s A Theory ofJusticethe touchstone for almost anyone who wants to talk with analytic philosophers about ethics. Sign in Create an account. As an immigrant in many disciplines, Cavell often speaks to audiences that wonder how to take him, since he seems to be too literary for some philosophers’ tastes, too philosophical for some literary critics, insufficiently psychological for some Freudians, perhaps not qualified enough for some feminist film theorists.


Nielsen Book Data Describe the connection issue. Stanley Cavell says early on what he means by perfectionism, an uncommon word in philosophical discussions ofethics these days, even though many words are being said by people who are still in the prewithdrawal stage of their ethics habit.

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Stanley Cavell and the Claim of Literature. You’ve successfully reported this review. Saul Kripke’s Wittgenstein on Rules and Private Language motivates the discussion in that section.

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