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Lévy, Bernard Henri

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Barbarism with a human face by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

63 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

38 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,075 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
The testament of God by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

33 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in 5 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genius of Judaism by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

15 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in French and English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an exploration of what it means to be a Jew, rooted in the Talmudic tradition of argument and conflict
Left in dark times : a stand against the new barbarism by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 662 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
The empire and the five kings : America's abdication and the fate of the world by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

5 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Empire and the Five Kings is a cri de coeur that draws upon lessons from history and the eternal touchstones of human culture to reveal the stakes facing the West as America retreats from its leadership role, a process that did not begin with Donald Trump's presidency and is not likely to end with him. The crisis is one whose roots can be found as far back as antiquity and whose resolution will require the West to find a new way forward if its principles and values are to survive."--Jacket flap
Sartre : the philosopher of the twentieth century by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den franske filosof Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980)
Women and men : a philosophical conversation by Françoise Giroud( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 408 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
Le siècle de Sartre : enquête philosophique by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'auteur passe au crible d'une analyse critique, biographique et complice, tout ce qui fait du sartrisme un phénomène majeur. Sartre est tour à tour présenté sous son visage stendhalien, marxiste, fou de littérature, ennemi de la littérature, philosophe nietzschéen, rebelle ou dévot
Le diable en tête : roman by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

63 editions published between 1097 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce visage, c'est celui de Benjamin, le héros, dont la destinée tragique et sombre traverse en effet le Paris de l'Occupation, le New York des années cinquante, la Rome des poseurs de bombes, les barricades de Mai 68, le Beyrouth en flammes des Palestiniens ou la Jérusalem d'aujourd'hui
L'idéologie française by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

42 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in French and Japanese and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sharp settling of accounts with French fascism. Argues that France, the homeland of human rights, is also the real homeland of Nazism, which existed 50 years before Vichy. Traces the roots of Nazism to French socialism and nationalism of the 19th century. Pp. 97-124 discuss racism and antisemitism as part of the two seemingly contradictory ideologies, as represented, inter alia, by Georges Sorel and Charles Maurras. Analyzes socialist and nationalist positions during the Dreyfus Affair. Pp. 271-291 discuss the association, in left- and right-wing circles, of the Jews with money, the worst enemy of French traditional values and society. Warns about fascist inclinations in France today. They can only be countered by strengthening the social tissue of democracy
War, evil, and the end of history by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In another original work of literature, Bernard-Henri Levy files a series of first-person reports from five of the world's most horrific "forgotten" war zones, then blends them into a moving - and ultimately inspiring - "hauntology."" "But Levy is more than just a journalist: as France's leading philosopher, he follows the reports with a series of intensely personal and probing "reflections" considering how, in an enlightened, cultured, and well-informed society, these wars have acquired such a perverse "non-meaning."" "He considers war literature from Stendhal, Hemingway, Proust and others, and issues an excoriating response to those who have glorified it. He reconsiders his own background as a student revolutionary in Paris in May 1968, and as a 22-year-old war reporter in Bangladesh. And, in one of the book's most moving passages, he recounts his travels with Ahmad Massoud, the anti-Taliban Afghan leader assassinated hours before the September 11 attacks."--BOOK JACKET
Les derniers jours de Charles Baudelaire : roman by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Film de souvenirs" et "vues prises de l'extřieur". Entre roman et autobiographie, une oeuvre dans laquelle l'auteur rassemble les tm̌oignages apocryphes des proches de Baudelaire au seuil de l'agonie (en 1866), lequel se "remm̌ore sa vie par sq̌uences qui ne suivent pas l'ordre chronologique de cette vie mais l'ordre des valeurs personnelles" (Claude Pichois). Un assez brillant "patchwork de biographie, de psychologie, de morale et de rv̊erie", comme le signale J.F. Josselin. [SDM]
Les aventures de la liberté : une histoire subjective des intellectuels by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

25 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 304 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
Adventures on the freedom road : the French intellectuals in the 20th Century by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 301 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
Eloge des intellectuels by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

29 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in French and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ennemis publics by Michel Houellebecq( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans cette correspondance janvier-juillet 2008 entre l'auteur des Particules élémentaires et le romancier et philosophe B.-H. Lévy, les deux hommes évoquent des questions intimes, intellectuelles et de sociétés
Les hommes et les femmes by Françoise Giroud( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in French and Spanish and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En samtale mellem journalisten Françoise Giroud og filosoffen Bernard-Henri Lévy om kærligheden og forholdet mellem mand og kvinde
La pureté dangereuse by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in French and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réflexions sur la guerre, le mal et la fin de l'histoire ; précédé de Les damnés de la guerre by Bernard-Henri Lévy( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in French and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprend deux parties, la première traite du rapport de l'auteur à la guerre (fascination versus révolte) et la seconde reprend ses reportages sur cinq guerres oubliées : au Burundi, en Angola, au Soudan, au Sri-Lanka et en Colombie, écrits à partir d'observations sur le terrain
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Who killed Daniel Pearl?
Left in dark times : a stand against the new barbarismSartre : the philosopher of the twentieth centuryWar, 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 worldThe impostor : BHL in wonderlandAmerican vertigo
Alternative Names
Bernard-Henri Lévy écrivain et philosophe français

Bernard-Henri Lévy filósofo francés

Bernard-Henri Lévy filosofo, giornalista e imprenditore francese

Bernard-Henri Lévy franca filozofo kaj publikigisto

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

Bernard-Henri Lévy Prantsuse filosoof

Bernardus Henricus Lévy



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Leṿi, Bernard Anri 1948-

Levi, Bernard-Henri

Lévi, Bernard Henry 1948-

Levy B.-H.

Lévy, B.-H. 1948-

Leṿy, Bernar-Enri 1948-

Levy, Bernard

Lévy Bernard-Henri

Lévy, Bernard-Henri 1948-

Lévy , Bernard Henry

Lévy, Bernard-Henry 1948-...

Бернар-Анры Леві

Бернар-Анрі Леві

Леви, Бернар-Анри

ברנאר-אנרי לוי

ברנאר-אנרי לוי אינטלקטואל, פילוסוף, סופר, קולנוען ואיש עסקים צרפתי-יהודי

לוי, ברנאר־אנרי

לוי, ברנאר־אנרי 1948-

לוי, ברנארד אנרי

לוי, ברנר-אנרי 1948-

לוי, ברנרד אנרי 1948-

برنار-آنری لوی

برنار هنرى ليفى

برنار هنري ليفي

برنار-هنري ليفي، 1948-

برنرڈ-ہنری لیوی

بێرنارد ھێنری لێڤی

레비, B. 앙리 1948-

레비, 버나드 헨리 1948-

레비, 베르나르-앙리 1948-


レヴィ, ベルナール・アンリ

雷威, 贝尓纳-亨利