Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-8 of 8 items

  • Keywords: Edith Stein x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Faith Seeking Understanding: The Impossible Intentions of Edith Stein

Michael F. Andrews

in The Experience of God: A Postmodern Response

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225187
eISBN:
9780823237135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225187.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter takes up the theme of “faith seeking understanding”. The central figure in this discussion is Edith Stein, the most important woman of the phenomenological ... More


Beyond the Walls: Abraham Joshua Heschel and Edith Stein on the Significance of Empathy for Jewish-Christian Dialogue

Joseph Palmisano

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199925025
eISBN:
9780199980451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925025.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Empathy is a way of re-membering oneself with the religious other that buttresses an interreligious unity-in-diversity. This book therefore proposes a way of strengthening the bonds of friendship and ... More


Edith Stein Prayer and Interiority

Terrence C. Wright

in The Phenomenology of Prayer

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823224951
eISBN:
9780823235797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823224951.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter examines the role of prayer in the thought of German philosopher Edith Stein, who focuses more on personal than corporate prayer. It reveals that with the use of Teresa of Avila's ... More


Edith Stein: On the Problem of Empathy

Kris McDaniel

in Ten Neglected Classics of Philosophy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199928903
eISBN:
9780190268923
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199928903.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Edith Stein, who began her career as Husserl’s research assistant, was an important philosopher in the phenomenological tradition, but her work was ultimately marginalized in Nazi Germany and she ... More


Building a Meaningful Social World between Human and Companion Animals through Empathy

Antonio Calcagno

in Pets and People: The Ethics of Companion Animals

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190456085
eISBN:
9780190456108
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456085.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

Drawing on Edmund Husserl and Edith Stein, the chapter argues that a shared social world with companion animals would have to include the following elements: a shared sense of a built environment, a ... More


Virginia Woolf and the Limits of Empathy

Meghan Marie Hammond

in Empathy and the Psychology of Literary Modernism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780748690985
eISBN:
9781474406376
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748690985.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter Five, “Virginia Woolf and the Limits of Empathy,” examines a late modernist withdrawal from the empathic experience of oneness. Woolf’s texts back away from the “unmediated” representation ... More


Empathy and Ethics

Anne Whitehead

in Medicine and Empathy in Contemporary British Fiction: An Intervention in Medical Humanities

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780748686186
eISBN:
9781474438728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686186.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter outlines a second key context for the resurgence of interest in empathy: the rapid growth of interest in human rights discourses in the early twenty-first century. The first section, ... More


‘A Reminder of God’—a Summons to Speak

Michael Barnes, SJ

in Waiting on Grace: A Theology of Dialogue

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198842194
eISBN:
9780191878213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842194.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

According to Abraham Joshua Heschel, the prophet is inexorably drawn into the pathos of God—sensing something of God’s own desire to enter deeply into the inner consciousness of suffering human ... More


View: