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Ethics, Science, and Poetry

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter covers Chapters 10 and 11 of The Ethical Demand, which focus on how Løgstrup sees the demand in relation to science on the one hand, and poetry on the other. In relation to science, ... More


Normativity as Natural Law

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter argues that Løgstrup’s position on the question of moral obligation is closest to a natural law outlook, not only in The Ethical Demand but also in later works when he speaks of his ... More


Testimony as speaking out: performing the ethico-political imperatives of witnessing

Amanda Stuart Fisher

in Performing the Testimonial: Rethinking Verbatim Dramaturgies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526145741
eISBN:
9781526158307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145758.00011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter considers the proposal that testimonial performance has the political potential to stage what Foucault has described as parrhesia, a mode of speaking truth to power. In testimonial ... More


Encountering Levinas

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter relates Løgstrup’s work to the ideas of Emmanuel Levinas. It begins by focusing on similarities between them (§9.1), which might then suggest ways in which each can be used to come to ... More


The Ethical Demand and Social Norms

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter covers Chapters 3 and 4 of The Ethical Demand. In these chapters, Løgstrup adds to his characterization of the demand by claiming that it is ‘radical’. He explains this radicality in ... More


Ethical Concepts and Problems

K. E. Løgstrup

Bjørn Rabjerg and Robert Stern (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198859048
eISBN:
9780191892264
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859048.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book concerns the nature of ethics and the relation between ethics and politics in the philosophy of Danish philosopher and theologian K. E. Løgstrup. In the book, Løgstrup argues that apart ... More


Christian Ethics and Life as a Gift

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter covers Chapters 5 and 6 of The Ethical Demand. Having distinguished the ethical demand from social norms, Løgstrup now turns to consider where this leaves him in relation to Christian ... More


The Ethical Demand and the Failure of Love

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter covers Chapters 7 to 9 of The Ethical Demand. In these chapters, Løgstrup considers how it is that the demand enters our life as a demand, which happens when natural love fails, and we ... More


The Ethical Demand and Its Basis

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter covers the ‘Introduction’ to K. E. Løgstrup’s The Ethical Demand, and the first two chapters of the book. These provide the foundation for Løgstrup’s account of the ethical demand, by ... More


The Ethical Demand

K. E. Løgstrup

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855989
eISBN:
9780191889561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855989.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book concerns the nature and basis for the fundamental ethical relation between human beings. Beginning from the fundamental example of trust, it is argued that this relation arises from our ... More


The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Robert Stern

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book focuses on the ethics of the Danish philosopher and theologian K. E. Løgstrup (1905–81), and in particular on his key text The Ethical Demand (1956). The first part of the book provides a ... More


Forgiveness and the Limits of Ethics

Robert Stern

in The Radical Demand in Løgstrup's Ethics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198829027
eISBN:
9780191867453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829027.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter focuses on Chapter 12 of The Ethical Demand, while offering a concluding interpretation of the book as a whole. In Chapter 12, Løgstrup returns to the proclamation of Jesus, and what it ... More


The Absolute Demand of Concrete Existence

K. E. Løgstrup

in Kierkegaard's and Heidegger's Analysis of Existence and its Relation to Proclamation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855996
eISBN:
9780191889585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855996.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter critiques Kierkegaard’s conception of the infinite demand. Kierkegaard’s demand remains abstract because he tries to derive content from form: namely, to derive its content from the fact ... More


Making Compromises with the Demand

K. E. Løgstrup

in The Ethical Demand

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855989
eISBN:
9780191889561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855989.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

It has been argued that the ethical demand arises when love fails. When this happens, we may then fulfil our obligation to care for the other person not out of loving concern for them, but from other ... More


The resilience of development workers

Paul Hoggett, Marjorie Mayo, and Miller Chris

in The dilemmas of development work: Ethical challenges in regeneration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349729
eISBN:
9781447303732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349729.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter draws on material from life histories of development workers. It asks what personal resources are required to be able to cope with the ethical and emotional demands of the job. It ... More


Emmanuel

Michael Jackson

in Wherewithal of Life: Ethics, Migration, and the Question of Well-Being

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520276703
eISBN:
9780520956810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520276703.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Meeting Emmanuel: history and biography; ambivalence and the primary bond; poverty, perversion, and adversity; comedy and tragedy; coping mechanisms; forbearance and endurance as virtues; migration ... More


The Ethical Demand and the Sovereign Expressions of Life

K. E. Løgstrup, Kees van Kooten Niekerk, Kristian-Alberto Lykke Cobos, Hans Fink, Bjørn Rabjerg, and Robert Stern

in Ethical Concepts and Problems

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198859048
eISBN:
9780191892264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859048.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Løgstrup introduces two key ethical concepts: the ethical demand and the sovereign expressions of life. Løgstrup argues that we know the truth of the commandment to love the neighbour not only from ... More


Conclusion

Jan Bryant

in Artmaking in the Age of Global Capitalism: Visual Practices, Philosophy, Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474456944
eISBN:
9781474476867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456944.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

A small selection of works was presented in Part III as examples to show how artists are operating in the contested spaces of the political aesthetic today. Consistent with the historical materialist ... More


Is the Ethical Demand Destructive on Account of Its Radical Character?

K. E. Løgstrup

in The Ethical Demand

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855989
eISBN:
9780191889561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855989.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter considers the relation between the ethical demand and natural love, understood as love which has a biological, psychological, or sociological basis. It is argued that while natural love ... More


Performing the Testimonial: Rethinking Verbatim Dramaturgies

Amanda Stuart Fisher

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526145741
eISBN:
9781526158307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145758
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Responding to the resurgence of verbatim theatre that emerged in Britain, Australia, the United States and other parts of the world in the early 1990s, this book offers one of the first sustained, ... More


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