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Being humans : anthropological universality and particularity in transdisciplinary perspectives / edited by Neil Roughley.

Edition:
Reprint 2012
Publication:
Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, 2000.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (436 p.)
Subjects:
Philosophical anthropology.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Frontmatter
Preface
Contents
On Being Humans. An Introduction
I Conceptualising the Human
Anthropological Universality. On the Validity of Generalisations about Human Nature / Stagl, Justin
"World-Openness" and the Question of Anthropological Universalism. Comments on Justin Stagl's Paper / Roughley, Neil
A Reply to Neil Roughley / Stagl, Justin
Human Nature, Human Variety, Human Freedom / Midgley, Mary
A Cultural-Historical View of Human Nature / Cole, Michael / Levitin, Karl
Human Diversity and Human Nature. The Life and Times of a False Dichotomy / Shore, Bradd
II Contexts of the Human
Encountering the Other through Grammar / Harré, Rom
A Grammar of Human Life? Comments on Rom Harré's Paper / Luckmann, Thomas
A Reply to Thomas Luckmann / Harré, Rom
Human Universals and their Implications / Brown, Donald E.
Are Women Human? / Haste, Helen
III Anthropology, Literature and the Aesthetic
Redefining the Human. A Survey of Approaches to Literary Anthropology / Assmann, Aleida
Approaching Literary Anthropology. Comments on Aleida Assmann's Paper / Seebass, Gottfried
A Reply to Gottfried Seebass / Assmann, Aleida
Understanding Homer: Literature, History and Ideal Anthropology / Williams, Bernard
The Implications of Human Picture Making: The Articulation of Visual Space / Harrison, Andrew
Universality and Cultural Particularity in Visual Aesthetics / van Damme, Wilfried
IV Humanity, Morality and Politics
Learning to be Natural / de Sousa, Ronald
Emotion, Moral Value and Being Human. Comments on Ronald de Sousa's Paper / Friedlmeier, Wolfgang
A Reply to Wolfgang Friedlmeier / de Soma, Ronald
Politics and the Unnatural Infirmity of Being Human / Berry, Christopher J.
Rationality, Autonomy and Basic Needs / Copp, David
Hedgehogs, Foxes, and Persons: Resistance and Moral Creativity in East Germany and South India / Carrithers, Michael
Afterword: "Human Nature". A Conceptual Matrix
Bibliography
Notes on Contributors
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (pages [391]-421).
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Roughley, Neil.
ISBN:
3-11-082280-6
OCLC:
899045458
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9783110822809 doi
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