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By Eran Dorfman

We are used to seeing the typical as a typical element of existence, whatever that we have to "overcome"; while it really performs a vital function in any occasion of our lives. This hugely unique publication engages with more than a few thinkers and texts from around the fields of phenomenology, psychoanalysis and important conception, together with Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Freud and Benjamin, including cutting edge research of French literature and the visible arts, to illustrate that the position of repetition and deferral in modernity has replaced dramatically. instead of permitting the typical steadily to combine singular occasions into its repetitive texture, occasions are skilled now as self-enclosed entities, allegedly disconnected from the typical, resulting in its impoverishment. The ebook therefore bargains a singular knowing of being, physique, trauma and surprise, yet in the framework of the typical as an idea that merits a idea of its very own.

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