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PDF Ü BOOK The Ethics of Memory FREE Ç RANDARENEWABLES î Much of the intense current interest in collective memory concerns the politics of memory In a book that asks Is there an ethics of memory? Avishai Margalit addresses a separate perhaps pressing set of concernsThe idea he pursues is that the past connecting peoMuch of the intense current interest in collective memory concerns the politics of memory In a book that asks Is there an ethics of memory? Avishai Margalit addresses a separate perhaps pressing set of concernsThe idea he pursues is that the past connecting people to each other makes possible the kinds of thick relations we can call truly ethical Thick relations he argues are those that we have with fa The book's main idea is that human beings have an ethical obligation to remember past persons and e

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Mily and friends lovers and neighbors our tribe and our nation and they are all dependent on shared memories But we also have thin relations with total strangers people with whom we have nothing in common except our common humanity A central idea of the ethics of memory is that when radical evil attacks our shared humanity we ought as human beings to remember the victimsMargalit's work offers a philoso As stated in the preface this small book is a collection of lectures a format I always have problem

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The Ethics of MemoryPhy for our time when in the wake of overwhelming atrocities memory can seem crippling than liberating a force for revenge than for reconciliation Morally powerful deeply learned and elegantly written The Ethics of Memory draws on the resources of millennia of Western philosophy and religion to provide us with healing ideas that will engage all of us who care about the nature of our relations to others very thought provoking short book