Cities of Words Pdf

Cities of Words

Number of page: 474
Author: Stanley Cavell
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674971271
Category: Philosophy

This book–which presents a course of lectures Cavell presented several times toward the end of his teaching career at Harvard–links masterpieces of moral philosophy and classic Hollywood comedies to fashion a new way of looking at our lives and learning to live with ourselves.

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    Cities of words: pedagogical letters on a register of the moral life What does it mean to live a moral life? In his typically provocative fashion, Cavell (Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics & the General Theory of Value Emeritus, Harvard) answers this question
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