Law and politics: continental perspectives.
"A GlassHouse Book"--cover. pt. I. The domain of receiving -- pt. II. Dimensions of piety.
Formatted Contents Note
chapter Taking care of others part PART I The domain of receiving chapter 1 The pathetic, or the duty of events chapter 2 Accepting people: identity and the commitment to hospitality chapter 3 The moral spectacle: the importance of absentees chapter 4 The fortune of the good life and the scandalous resemblance between happiness and fortune chapter 5 Homo brevis: the ethics of duration, fatigue and of the end chapter 6 The meaning of everyday life: particularities of guests, or uselessly waiting for the universal part PART II Dimensions of piety chapter 7 Xenology: prolegomena in understanding the other chapter 8 Liberality: the virtue of pluralism chapter 9 The time of others: human plurality as temporal diversity chapter 10 The ethics and aesthetics of the natural chapter 11 Poetics of compassion: the comprehension of the incomprehensible.