Providence lost: 'September 11' and the history of evil
Graduate studies at Western
Critical Horizons 6 (1):23-43 (2005)
|Abstract||This paper discusses the philosophical significance of 'September 11' by relating it to attempts that have been made throughout the history of philosophy to read particular events as symbols of conceptual change. It draws especially on Susan Neiman's Evil in Modern Thought and Giovanna Borradori's dialogues with Derrida and Habermas, in her Philosophy in a Time of Terror, to relate 'September 11' to Kant's versions of Progress, Providence and Cosmopolitanism.|
|Keywords||Providence and government of God|
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|Call number||BD541.L56 2008|
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