xxix, 260 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Cultural memory in the present.
Formatted Contents Note
On Rosenzweig's reception of the philosophy of Hermann Cohen : individuality, Jewish election, and the infinitesimal Derrida's early considerations of historicism and relativism Thematizations of language : between translatability and singularity On the philosophical ambition of cultural affirmation Nationality, Judaism, and the sacredness of language Time and history in Rosenzweig : from temporal existence to eternity Specters of messiah.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -245) and index.