File spoon-archives/habermas.archive/habermas_2000/habermas.0011, message 29


Date: Sun, 12 Nov 2000 09:16:29 -0800
Subject: Re: HAB: Habermas and Kosovo


Gary:

You are probably right about it not having been objected to on the list. I
was thinking of friends in the Radical Philosophy Association. Still, it is
a very important piece.




>Eduardo:
>
>Belated thanks for the Habermas article reference. I read it today
>and was pleasantly surprised by his perspective, with which I agree.
>I don't recall what was considered objectionable by whomever on this
>list. I think it's a very wise view.
>
>Gary
>
>--- Eduardo Mendieta <mendietae-AT-usfca.edu> wrote:
>> There is a new book with an essay by Habermas that caused much
>> debate and,
>> some might even say consternation:
>>
>> Jrgen Habermas, "Bestiality and Humanity: A War on the Border
>> Between Law
>> and Morality" in William Joseph Buckley, ed., __Kosovo: Contending
>> Voices
>> on Balkan Interventions__(Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B.
>> Eerdmans
>> Publishing Company, 2000), 306-16.
>>
>> The essay has been revised, and annotated by the editor with the
>> help and
>> approval of Habermas
>>
>> The book is very impressive, with about fifty essays, from all
>> sorts of
>> people, including Kissinger, Milosevic, Havel, Elshtain, Kaplan,
>> etc.
>>
>>
>> Eduardo Mendieta
>> Assistant Professor
>> Philosophy Department
>> University of San Francisco
>> 2130 Fulton Street
>> San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
>>
>> Tel: (415) 422-6313
>> Fax: (415) 422-2346
>>
>>
>>
>>
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