By Lenart Škof

This book offers an unique contribution in the direction of a brand new concept of intersubjectivity which locations ethics of breath, hospitality and non-violence within the vanguard. Emphasizing Indian philosophy and faith (Vedas and Upanishads) and comparable cross-cultural interpretations, it offers new intercultural interpretations of key Western thoughts which usually have been built and within the vein of re-conceptualizations or revitalizations of Greek suggestion, as in Nietzsche and Heidegger, for instance. the importance of the booklet lies in its institution of a brand new platform for considering philosophically approximately intersubjectivity, with the intention to nudge modern philosophy in the direction of a extra delicate method, that is wanted in our instances. Its originality lies in its leading edge technique, which searches for the foundation of moral gestures (represented in respecting the breath/breathing) throughout the newly brought notion of “mesocosm” as an area of a ritual, or a brand new moral house of intersubjective encounters. The booklet additionally introduces the potential for an unique ethics in response to breath. meant for philosophers, feminists and others all for intercultural philosophy and comparative faith, the e-book will attract readers drawn to modern moral and political theories of peaceable clash answer and ideas of hospitality. A Breath of Hospitality will gain all who search a extra delicate procedure in philosophy, together with philosophy of faith, and often-neglected functional and academic layers of our daily intersubjective relations.

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