|aFeminist interpretations of Emmanuel Levinas /|cedited by Tina Chanter.
|aUniversity Park :|bPennsylvania State University Press,|cc2001.
|axv, 272 p. ;|c24 cm.
|aRe-reading the canon.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. -262) and index.
|aFrom the caress to the word: transcendence and the feminine in the philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas / Diane Perpich -- Levinas's maternal method from "Time and the other" through Otherwise than being: no woman's land? / Donna Brody -- The ethical passions of Emmanuel Levinas / Ewa PAonowska Ziarek -- The delightful other: portraits of the feminine in Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Levinas / Sonia Sikka -- The fecundity of the caress: a reading of Levinas, totality and infinity, "Phenomenology of eros" / Luce Irigaray -- Reinhabiting the house of Ruth: exceeding the limits of the feminine Levinas / Clare Elis Katz -- The exteriority of the feminine / Catherine Chalier ; translated by Bettina Bergo -- Masculine mothers? Maternity in Levinas and Plato? / Stella Sandford -- Levinas and Kant: maternal morality and illegitimate offspring / Alison Ainely -- Paternal election and the absent father / Kelly Oliver.