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This ebook is a set of particularly commissioned articles at the key continental eu philosophical events due to the fact that 1914. It indicates how each one of those our bodies of suggestion has been formed through their responses to the horrors set in educate by means of international conflict I, and considers even if we're but ‘post-post-war’. The outbreak of worldwide struggle I in August 1914,set in chain a chain of crises and re-configurations, that have persisted to form the realm for a century: industrialized slaughter, the tip of colonialism and ecu empires, the increase of america, fiscal crises, fascism, Soviet Marxism, the gulags and the Shoah. the majority of the foremost events in ecu pondering (phenomenology, psychoanalysis, Hegelianism, Marxism, political theology, serious thought and neoliberalism) have been cast in, or formed by means of, makes an attempt to come back to phrases with the worldwide trauma of the realm Wars. this can be the 1st publication to explain the improvement of those pursuits after global struggle I, and as such offers to be of curiosity to philosophers and historians of philosophy round the world.
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