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    Relating Narratives: Storytelling and Selfhood.Adriana Cavarero - 1997 - Routledge.
    Relating Narratives is a major new work by the philosopher and feminist thinker Adriana Cavarero. First published in Italian to widespread acclaim, Relating Narratives is a fascinating and challenging new account of the relationship between selfhood and narration. Drawing a diverse array of thinkers from both the philosophical and the literary tradition, from Sophocles and Homer to Hannah Arendt, Karen Blixen, Walter Benjamin and Borges, Adriana Cadarero's theory of the `narratable self' shows how narrative models in philosophy and literature can (...)
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    For More Than One Voice: Toward a Philosophy of Vocal Expression.Adriana Cavarero - 2005 - Stanford University Press.
    The human voice does not deceive. The one who is speaking is inevitably revealed by the singular sound of her voice, no matter “what” she says. We take this fact for granted—for example, every time someone asks, over the telephone, “Who is speaking?” and receives as a reply the familiar utterance, “It’s me.” Starting from the given uniqueness of every voice, Cavarero rereads the history of philosophy through its peculiar evasion of this embodied uniqueness. She shows how this history—along with (...)
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    Relating Narratives: Storytelling and Selfhood.Adriana Cavarero - 1997 - Routledge.
    _Relating Narratives_ is a major new work by the philosopher and feminist thinker Adriana Cavarero. First published in Italian to widespread acclaim, _Relating Narratives_ is a fascinating and challenging new account of the relationship between selfhood and narration. Drawing a diverse array of thinkers from both the philosophical and the literary tradition, from Sophocles and Homer to Hannah Arendt, Karen Blixen, Walter Benjamin and Borges, Adriana Cadarero's theory of the `narratable self' shows how narrative models in philosophy and literature can (...)
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    Horrorism: Naming Contemporary Violence.Adriana Cavarero - 2009 - Columbia University Press.
    Words like 'terrorism' and 'war' are no longer capable of encompassing the scope of cntemporary violence. With this book, Cavarero effectively renders such terms obsolete. She introduces a new word, 'horrorism', to capture the experience of violence.
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    In Spite of Plato: A Feminist Rewriting of Ancient Philosophy.Adriana Cavarero - 1995 - Routledge.
    This pathbreaking work pursues two interwoven themes. Firstly, it engages in a deconstruction of Ancient philosopher's texts--mainly from Plato, but also from Homer and Parmenides--in order to free four Greek female figures from the patriarchal discourse which for centuries had imprisoned them in a particular role. Secondly, it attempts to construct a symbolic female order, reinterpreting these figures from a new perspective. Building on the theory of sexual difference, Cavarero shows that death is the central category on which the whole (...)
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  6. Scenes of inclination.Adriana Cavarero - 2021 - In Toward a feminist ethics of nonviolence. Fordham University Press.
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  7. Inclinations: a critique of rectitude.Adriana Cavarero - 2016 - Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.
    Barnett Newman : Adam's line -- Kant and the newborn -- Virginia Woolf and the shadow of the "I" -- Plato erectus sed -- Men and trees -- We are not monkeys : on erect posture -- Hobbes and the macroanthropos -- Elias Canetti : upright before the dead -- Artemisia : the allegory of inclination -- Leonardo and maternal inclination -- Hannah Arendt : "a child has been born unto us" -- Schemata for a postural ethics -- Coda : (...)
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    A Child Has Been Born unto Us.Adriana Cavarero, Silvia Guslandi & Cosette Bruhns - 2014 - philoSOPHIA: A Journal of Continental Feminism 4 (1):12-30.
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    Recritude: Reflections on Postural Ontology.Adriana Cavarero - 2013 - Journal of Speculative Philosophy 27 (3):220-235.
    At the very beginning of the history of philosophy, with Plato, we are told the strange story of some men dwelling in a cave and looking at shadows. Immobilized by chains since childhood for all their lives, they are forced to sit on the cave's floor and are impeded from standing up. Hence, whoever they are and whatever they do, the label Homo erectus as a general category denoting the vertical posture of the human animal is decidedly unfit for their (...)
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    Unique, Sexed Selves and Radical Democracy.Janice Richardson & Adriana Cavarero - 1999 - Women’s Philosophy Review 21:7-25.
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  11. Relating Narratives: Storytelling and Selfhood.Adriana Cavarero & Denise Riley - 2002 - Political Theory 30 (6):852-857.
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    Human Condition of Plurality.Adriana Cavarero - 2018 - Arendt Studies 2:37-44.
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  13. Coda.Adriana Cavarero - 2021 - In Toward a feminist ethics of nonviolence. Fordham University Press.
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  14. Democrazia sorgiva: note sul pensiero politico di Hannah Arendt.Adriana Cavarero - 2019 - Milano: Raffaello Cortina editore.
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    Surging democracy: notes on Hannah Arendt's political thought.Adriana Cavarero - 2021 - Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.
    What does a truly democratic experience of political action look like today? In this provocative new work, Adriana Cavarero weighs in on contemporary debates about the relationship between democracy, happiness, and dissent. Drawing upon Arendt's understanding of politics as a participatory experience, but also discussing texts by Émile Zola, Elias Canetti, Boris Pasternak, and Roland Barthes, along with engaging Judith Butler, Cavarero proposes a new view of democracy, based not on violence, but rather on the spontaneous experience of a plurality (...)
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    Toward a feminist ethics of nonviolence.Adriana Cavarero - 2021 - New York: Fordham University Press.
    Toward a Feminist Ethics of Nonviolence brings together three major feminist thinkers to discuss Cavarero's call for a postural ethics of nonviolence. The book consists of three longer essays by Cavarero, Judith Butler, and Bonnie Honig, followed by shorter responses by a range of scholars that widen the dialogue, drawing on post-Marxism, Italian feminism, and queer theory. Together, the authors contest the boundaries of their common project for a pluralistic, heterogeneous, but urgently feminist ethics of nonviolence."--Back cover.
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    Book Review: New Demons: Rethinking Power and Evil Today, by Simona Forti. [REVIEW]Adriana Cavarero - 2017 - Political Theory 45 (3):430-434.
  18. on Jacques Derrida's The Beast and the Sovereign.Adriana Cavarero & Maurizio Ferraris - 2010 - Iris. European Journal of Philosophy and Public Debate 2 (4):491-506.
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    La voix de Derrida.Adriana Cavarero - 2014 - Rue Descartes 82 (3):30.
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    Review of Dietz and Bar on. [REVIEW]Adriana Cavarero - 2003 - Political Theory 31 (6):852-858.
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    Politicizing Theory.Adriana Cavarero - 2002 - Philosophy Today 30 (4):506-532.
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    La bestia e il Sovrano di Jacques Derrida.Adriana Cavarero & Maurizio Ferraris - 2010 - Iride: Filosofia e Discussione Pubblica 23 (1):209-222.
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  23. Birth, love, politics.Adriana Cavarero - 1997 - Radical Philosophy 86:19-23.
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    Feminist Thought. A Theoretical Approach.Adriana Cavarero & Daniele Fulvi - 2021 - Journal of Continental Philosophy 2 (1):159-201.
    In this essay, Cavarero thematically highlights the main issues of feminist thought, by criticizing the patriarchal system and its theoretical products—such as the concepts of complementarity of the sexes and of equality—through the lens of sexual difference. In doing so, she radically criticizes the so-called binary economy, namely the interpretative model on which the patriarchal system is based, in which the sole male sex is self-represented, establishing at the same time a representation of the female sex that is functional to (...)
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