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Lévy, Bernard-Henri

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Who killed Daniel Pearl? by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation into the murder of Wall Street Journal correspondent Daniel Pearl asserts that Pearl was murdered not necessarily because he was an American or Jewish, as previously assumed, but because he had uncovered links between al-Qaida terrorists and the Pakistani government
Sartre : the philosopher of the twentieth century by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

57 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 9 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den franske filosof Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980)
The testament of God by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

27 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in 7 languages and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women and men : a philosophical conversation by Françoise Giroud( Book )

40 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in 10 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the course of a single summer in Paris, in the shade of a fig tree, a journalist and a philosopher meet to participate in an age-old pastime: the contemplation of love. The result is Women and Men, a book about the relationship between the sexes, but more than that, a book about the nature of longing and the character of the human heart. In ten provocative discussions - presented here exactly as they occurred - Francoise Giroud and Bernard-Henri Levy wrestle with human history's most powerful preoccupations, questions and yearnings which have animated lovers since the beginning of time, inspiring symphonies, volumes of poetry, masterpieces of art and literature, even wars. How do we love those we love, and what are the bounds of passion? What, finally, is the nature of desire, what do we most hunger for, most need? The mysteries of romantic love yield themselves up to thrilling scrutiny in these dialogues: seduction, eroticism, the power of beauty, the problem of jealousy, the struggle for fidelity, the wish for pure rapture, and the enduring belief in eternal love. Drawing easily and usefully on an astonishing knowledge of intellectual history - using Stendhal, Proust, Freud, Sartre, and many more as touchstones for their ideas and intuitions - Giroud and Levy achieve a conversational depth and insight in these pages that is a joy to witness, a pleasure to over-hear. Their meditations on love and on the mighty and sometimes mystifying appetites of the human heart and body are both tremendously edifying and great fun
Left in dark times : a stand against the new barbarism by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bernard-Henri Levy, one of the world's leading intellectuals, revisits his political roots, scrutinizes the totalitarianisms of the past as well as those on the horizon, and argues powerfully for a new political and moral vision for our times. Are human rights Western or universal? Does anti-Semitism have a future, and, if so, what will it look like? And how is it that progressives themselves - those who in the past defended individual rights and fought fascism - have now become the breeding ground for new kinds of dangerous attitudes: an unthinking loathing of Israel; an obsessive anti-Americanism; an idea of "tolerance" that, in its justification of Islamic fanaticism, for example, could become the "cemetery of democracies"; and an indifference, masked by relativism, to the greatest human tragedies facing the world today? Illuminating these and other questions, Levy also brings to life his own intellectual autobiography, highlighting the thinkers and politicians he has known and scrutinized and the ideological battles he has fought over thirty years - revealing their bearing on the present." "Above all, Levy offers a powerful new vision for progressives everywhere, one based neither on the failed idealisms of the past nor on their current misguided, bigoted, and dangerously sentimental attachments but on an absolute commitment to combat evil in all its guises. The "new barbarism" Levy compellingly diagnoses is real and must be confronted. At a time of ideological and political transition in America, Left in Dark Times is a polemical, incendiary articulation of the threats we all face - in many cases without our even being aware of it - and a stand against those threats."--Jacket
War, evil, and the end of history by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'idéologie française by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

36 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pourfendeur du totalitarisme sous tous ses avatars, Bernard-Henri Lévy débusque cette fois les inclinations fascistes de la France. Pour cela, il fait appel à la mémoire des événements et des idéologies qui, depuis un siècle, ont été entachés de cette hideuse purulence. Livre à thèse, le propos déniche des filiations un peu trop réductrices. Un réquisitoire passionné, passionnant. Un livre provoquant
Adventures on the freedom road : the French intellectuals in the 20th Century by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book we shall witness many a sacred cow being led to the slaughter as we consider the impact on the French intelligentsia of the Bolshevik Revolution, the Third Reich, the Spanish Civil War, the Algerian War and other crucial turning points in this century, and the nation's writers fashion a philosophy to match. To follow Bernard-Henri Levy, one of the high priests of the "new philosophers", in his quest is an altogether stimulating exercise
Public enemies : dueling writers take on each other and the world by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2008, two of the most celebrated of French intellectuals began a ferocious exchange of letters. In their inimitably confrontational correspondence, they lock horns on everything, including literature, sex, politics, family, fame and even - naturally - themselves. This title features their letters
Les aventures de la liberté : une histoire subjective des intellectuels by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in French and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entrevues, notes, précisions et remarques, en contrepoint à un film de huit heures, ##Les aventures de la liberté##, dont la narration générale figure en fin de volume, p. 433-486. L'ouvrage constitue une histoire chronologique des idées et erreurs politiques des intellectuels français, depuis l'affaire Dreyfus jusqu'à la mort du philosophe Althusser, à travers le prisme d'une conscience et d'une sensibilité. L'auteur ne prétend à aucune exhaustivité et organise avec souplesse sa matière autour de trois axes: L'avant-guerre, vue de gauche - Les intellectuels face aux fascismes - Les illusions perdues (décrépitude du Parti communiste, guerre d'Algérie, Mai 1968). Un essai impressionniste, sans apport factuel, mais vivant riche et témoignant d'un esprit ##ouvert##, à son aise dans un courant de pensée qui valorise les démocraties, les consensus, la modération, les droits de l'homme, etc
Les derniers jours de Charles Baudelaire : roman by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasie over wat er in de geest van de tijdens zijn leven zo miskende kunstenaar zou kunnen zijn omgegaan toen zijn einde nabij was
Eloge des intellectuels by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La pureté dangereuse by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions de principe by BernardHenri Lévy( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in French and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce dixième recueil rassemble les Blocs-Notes publiés par l'auteur dans ##Le Point## au cours de la période 2004-2007: Israël, le Darfour, l'Irak, la présidentielle française et l'islamisme sont parmi les grands thèmes de l'actualité retenus. La scène culturelle n'est pas en reste. [SDM]
Bangla Desh; nationalisme dans la révolution by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French intellectuals in the 20th century( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary presents the viewer with an in-depth examination of French intellectual life during the 20th century. Includes archival film footage
Ce grand cadavre à la renverse by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B.-H. Lévy fait le bilan de l'échec de sa famille politique, la gauche, et examine les causes de la décomposition du progressisme contemporain. Propose des réponses personnelles et une réflexion philosophique sur la gauche française, et des arguments sur la question de l'Amérique, les mythes de l'Empire, l'islam, l'antisémitisme de gauche, les défaites de l'antilibéralisme, etc
Le jugement dernier : théâtre by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American vertigo : traveling America in the footsteps of Tocqueville by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 9 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What does it mean to be an American, and what can America be today? Philosopher-journalist Lévy spent a year traveling in the footsteps of Alexis de Tocqueville. The result is a fresh look at a country we sometimes only think we know. From Rikers Island to Chicago mega-churches, from Muslim communities in Detroit to an Amish enclave in Iowa, Lévy investigates issues at the heart of our democracy: the nature of American patriotism, the coexistence of freedom and religion (including the religion of baseball), the prison system, the health of our political institutions, and much more. Both the grandeur and the hellish dimensions of American life are unflinchingly explored. At a time when Americans are anxious about how the world perceives them and, indeed, keen to make sense of themselves, a brilliant and sympathetic foreign observer has arrived to help us begin a new conversation about the meaning of America.--From publisher description
Barbarism with a human face by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in 6 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filosofische studie over het mensbeeld van de toekomstige samenleving
 
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Who killed Daniel Pearl?
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Bernard-Henri Lévy filosofo, giornalista e imprenditore francese

Bernard-Henri Lévy francouzský filozof

Bernard-Henri Lévy francuski filozof

Bernard-Henri Lévy Frans filosoof

Bernard-Henri Lévy französischer Philosoph und Publizist

Bernard-Henri Lévy French film director and philosopher

Bernardus Henricus Lévy

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Lévi, Bernard Henry 1948-

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Бернар-Анры Леві

Бернар-Анрі Леві

Леви, Бернар-Анри

ברנאר-אנרי לוי

לוי, ברנאר־אנרי

לוי, ברנאר-אנרי 1948-

לוי, ברנארד אנרי

לוי, ברנר-אנרי 1948-

לוי, ברנרד אנרי 1948-

برنار هنرى ليفى

برنار هنري ليفي

برنار-هنري ليفي، 1948-

레비, B. 앙리 1948-

레비, 베르나르 앙리 1948-

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レヴィ, ベルナール・アンリ

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Sartre : the philosopher of the twentieth centuryLeft in dark times : a stand against the new barbarismWar, evil, and the end of historyAdventures on the freedom road : the French intellectuals in the 20th CenturyPublic enemies : dueling writers take on each other and the worldAmerican vertigo : traveling America in the footsteps of TocquevilleAmerican vertigo : traveling America in the footsteps of Tocqueville