For Humanism Open to the Other
作者: Susan Petrilli
刊名: The International Journal of Critical Cultural Studies, 2015, Vol.13 (3), pp.43-65
来源数据库: Common Ground Research Networks
DOI: 10.18848/2327-0055/CGP/v13i03/43681
关键词: AlienationCommunicationDifference/IndifferenceGift-givingHospitalityHumanismIdentityLanguageListeningOthernessResponsibilitySignSemioticsSemioethicsValue
原始语种摘要: Reading Victoria Welby (1837–1912) and her “significs” associated with the contemporary intellectual Genevieve Vaughan and her “gift economy,” we propose to engage in a critique of the world as-it-is, a world (our own) that is oriented by identity logic and focused on the representation of difference based on the latter. “Identity” is understood here as closed and egocentric identity and difference based on identity logic thus understood is “identity-difference” (Petrilli 2013, 190–5). Closed identity leads to the construction of worlds and worldviews based on separation and dominion among identity-differences—whether characterized in terms of gender, ethnic group, ideology, or religion, etc. Identity logic thus understood subtends “the globalization of indifference” and inevitably...
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  • identity 恒等性
  • indifference 不关心
  • significs 符号学
  • understood 明白
  • logic 逻辑
  • representation 表现
  • globalization 全球化
  • critique 讲评
  • defend 防御
  • egocentric 自我中心的