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Power of Gentleness: Meditations on the Risk of Living - Dufourmantelle, Anne, and Payne, Katherine (Translated by), and Salle, Vincent (Translated by)
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"Key moments of our lives, especially at the beginning and end, are marked by gentleness--but the simplicity of that concept is misleading. Gentleness is an active passivity that may become an extraordinary force of resistance within ethics and politics. In this powerful rethinking by a renowned philosopher and psychoanalyst, whose untimely death captured worldwide attention, gentleness becomes a series of embodied paradoxes: power that is also soft, nobility that is also humble, sweetness that is also intelligent, subtlety ...

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Power of Gentleness: Meditations on the Risk of Living 2018, Fordham University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780823279609

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Power of Gentleness: Meditations on the Risk of Living 2018, Fordham University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780823279586

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