By Christopher Hamilton
Christopher Hamilton attracts as a lot on literature as he does on philosophy, together with the tragic theatre, and doesn't easily suggest an account of our tragic yet explores the character of philosophy itself, offering a critique of philosophy's self-understanding. He contributes to the talk over 'the demise of tragedy', offers a critique of recent advantage ethics, indicates a unique interpretation of the evil of Auschwitz, and explores features of the paintings of a few of these thinkers who've visible our as tragic, in addition to that of these who've refused to discover comfort for our tragic in philosophy - or something else.
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A Philosophy of Tragedy by Christopher Hamilton