New PDF release: A Case for Irony (The Tanner lectures on human values)

By Jonathan Lear

ISBN-10: 0674061454

ISBN-13: 9780674061453

ISBN-10: 0674416880

ISBN-13: 9780674416888

vainness reasonable has declared the Age of Irony over. Joan Didion has lamented that Obama’s usa is an “irony-free zone." right here Jonathan Lear argues that irony is without doubt one of the instruments we use to reside heavily, to get the grasp of turning into human. It forces us to event disruptions in our recurring methods of tuning out of existence, yet comes with a cost.

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