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Horrorism: Naming Contemporary Violence

United States May, Search Rank: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. With this explosive book, Adriana Cavarero, one of the world’s most provocative feminist theorists and political philosophers, effectively renders such terms obsolete.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Sarah rated it really liked it Oct 27, Words like “terrorism” and “war” no longer encompass the scope of contemporary violence. Cavarero demands that warriors and terrorists alike try to understand the violence they commit from the perspective of the victim.

Ada rated it really liked it Oct 23, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. But it absolutely needs to be paired with Zizek’s Violence: Colin Keane rated it it was amazing Oct 30, Dec, Search Rank: She considers the work of Primo Levi; Hannah Arendt’s thesis on totalitarianism; and Arendt’s debate with Georges Bataille on the estheticization of violence and cruelty.


Enrico rated it really liked it Mar 19, Thou Shalt Not Kill: Columbia University Press Published: United States Nov, Search Rank: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Get to Know Us. Numerous outbursts of violence fall within Cavarero’s category of horrorism, especially when the phenomenology of violence is considered from the perspective of the victim rather than that of the warrior.


United Kingdom Sep, Search Rank: Not the battlefield, but the bombed out city, or marketplace, or supermarket, or the theater filled with corpses and poison gas, is the picture of modern mass violence. Product details Paperback Publisher: Learn more about Amazon Prime. Second, the thought of Hannah Arendt, reinterpreted in its most innovative categories: First, the ‘thought of sexual difference’, a t Adriana Cavarero teaches philosophy of politics at the University of Verona, Italy, and is a visiting professor at New York University.

Shae Voorhees rated it it was amazing Sep 05, Tu che mi guardi, tu che mi racconti.

In this sense, it is no surprise that books on female suicide bombings written by women who are disposed to understand them, if not adrianx and sympathize with them, have a tendency to minimize the ethical responsibility of the bombers” I think other people are likely to to get a lot more out of this book arriana I did.


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Such rated it really liked it Sep 07, Filosofia dell’espressione vocale by Adriana Cavarero. She introduces a new word–“horrorism”–to capture the experience of violence.

This latter point, too, is key to Cavarero, as she observes that what distinguishes modern warfare from Homeric violence her paradigm is the particular suffering of the defenseless. Le filosofie femministe by Adriana Cavarero.

An interesting read for anyone studying aadriana and those who, like myself, are fascinated with human behaviour.