Textures of Light: Vision and Touch in Irigaray, Levinas and Merleau Ponty (Warwick Studies in European Philosophy)
By Cathryn VasseleuTextures of Light attracts at the paintings of Luce Irigaray, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Emmanuel Levinas to offer a superb and flooring breaking learn of the very important significance of sunshine in Western proposal. on account that Plato's allegory of the cave, mild and the function of sight were accorded a different place in Western suggestion. they've got stood as a metaphor for fact and objectivity and the very axis of recent rationalism. extra lately notwithstanding, this prestige has come lower than major feedback from continental and feminist notion which has under pressure the privileging of subjectivity and masculinity in any such metaphor.