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Published: 16 January 2014

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199759309

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The Priority of the Other

Thinking and Living Beyond the Self

Mark Freeman

  • Attempts to address basic existential and spiritual concerns and needs through focus on the "Other"
  • References major thinkers, including Martin Buber, William James, Emmanuel Levinas, and Iris Murdoch
  • Attempts to deal with these thinkers' (and others's) works in a direct, accessible, largely jargon-free language
  • Relevance to issues such as mindfulness, meditative practices, etc.

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