Publications for Professor Peter Dews


‘Configurations of the Ethical Demand in Løgstrup and Levinas’, in The Ethical Demand in Løgstrup, Kierkegaard and Levinas, ed. Hans Fink and Robert Stern, Notre Dame University Press (forthcoming)

‘Nietzsche for Losers?’, contribution of symposium on Malcolm Bull, Anti-Nietzsche, New Left Review 86, March-April 2014

‘Déconstruction et dialectique négative : La pensée de Derrida dans les années 60 et la question du “tournant éthique”’, in La pensée des années 60, ed. Patrice Maniglier (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 2011)

‘Fichte’s Role in the Pippin/McDowell Debate, in the Light of his Neo-Kantian Reception’, in Fichte-Studien, vol. 35, 2010 (Wissen, Freiheit, Geschichte: Die
Philosophie Fichtes im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert), pp. 235-250.

‘“The Infinite is Losing its Charm”: Richard Rorty’s Philosophy of Religion and the Conflict between Therapeutic and Pragmatic Critique’, in Randall E. Auxier, ed., The Library of Living Philosophers: Richard Rorty (Chicago: Open Court, 2010)

‘Intersubjectivity and the “Space of Reasons”: Fichte in the Post-Analytic Context’, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal, vol. 20, no. 1, 2008, pp. 133-160.

‘Myth, Faith and Reason in Philosophical Responses to Moral Atrocity’, in Thomas Brudholm and Thomas Cushman, eds, The Religious in Responses to Mass Atrocity (Cambridge: CUP, 2009)

‘From Whirl to World: A Rejonder to Zizek’s Reply’, in G. Boucher, J. Glynos and M. Sharpe, eds, Traversing the Fantasy: Critical Responses to Slavoj Zizek (Aldershot and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2005), pp. 208-215.

‘States of Grace: The Excess of the Demand in Badiou’s Ethics of Truths’, in Peter Hallward ed., Think Again: Alain Badiou and the Future of Philosophy (London: Continuum, 2005).

‘Secularization and the Persistence of Evil: Habermas, Jonas, Badiou’, in Alan Schrift, ed., Modernity and the Problem of Evil (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2004)

‘Post-modernism: Pathologies of Modern Society from Nietzsche to the Post-Structuralists', in Terence Ball and Richard Bellamy, eds, The Cambridge History of Twentieth Century Political Thought (Cambridge: CUP, 2003)

‘Imagination and the Symbolic: Castoriadis and Lacan’, Constellations, vol. 9, no. 4, 2002.

‘Law, Solidarity, and the Tasks of Philosophy’, in R. von Schomberg and K. Baynes, eds, DisModule and Democracy: Essays on Habermas’s Between Facts and Norms (Albany: SUNY Press, 2002).

‘Die Entsublimierung der Vernunft als Habermas’ Leitgedanke’, in Stefan Müller-Doohm, ed., Das Interesse der Vernunft: Rückblicke auf das Werk von Jürgen Habermas seit “Erkenntnis und Interesse” (Frankfurt: Suhrkamp Verlag, 2002).

‘Kritische und konservative Paradigmen der Psychoanalyse’, in Werner Bohleber and Sybille Drews, eds, Die Gegenwart der Psychoanalyse—Die Psychoanalyse der Gegenwart (Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 2001), pp. 225-237.

‘Naturalismus und Anti-Naturalismus bei Habermas’, Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Philosophie (vol. 49, no 6, 2001), pp. 861-71.

'Radical Finitude and the Problem of Evil: Critical Comments on Wellmer’s Reading of Jonas', in Maria Pia Lara (ed.), Rethinking Evil (Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2001), pp. 46-52.

‘A Question of Grounding: Reconstruction and Strict Reflection in Habermas and Apel’, in Peter-Uwe Hohendahl and Jaimey Fisher, eds, The Actuality of Critical Theory (New York: Berghahn Books, 2001), pp. 205-226.

"The eclipse of coincidence: Lacan, Merleau-Ponty and Schelling", Angelaki 4:3 (2000), pp. 15-23
'Law, solidarity and the tasks of philosophy,' Theoria, 88 (December 1996)

The Limits of Disenchantment: Essays on Contemporary European Philosophy (London, Verso, 1995)

"Althusser, structuralism and the French epistemological tradition" in Gregory Elliott (ed.) Althusser: A Critical Reader, (Oxford, Blackwell, 1994) pp. 104-41

'Foucault and the French Tradition of Historical Epistemology', History of European Ideas, No1.14, No. 3

'The Crisis of Oedipal Identity: Between Lacan and the Frankfurt School', in Harry Kunneman and Hent de Vries (eds), Enlightenments: Encounters between Critical Theory and Contemporary French Thought, Kok Pharos, 1993

'Faktizität, Geltung und Öffentlichkeit', in Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie, Vol. 41, No. 2, 1993

'Slavoj Zizek's Lacanian Dialects', Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, Nos. 21/22, 1992

'Die Wahrheit des Subjekts: Sprache und Intersujektivität bei Lacan', in Bernhard Tuareck (ed), Psychoanalyse und

Philosophie: Lacan in der Diskussion, Fischer Verlag, 1991

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