Differences and the Place of the Ethical and Institutional in Derrida. Mandela and the Deconstructive Laws of Reflection. Derrida, Dewey and the Double Bind of Postmodern Criticism. Dewey’s Copernican Revolution: Decentering the metaphysics of presence.
According to Foucault's critical analyses, the traditional ethics of intellectual activity is little more than a deception justifying service to the status quo, and thus leads to a re-examination of the methods, purposes and effects of that activity.
A number of scientific examples drawing on principles of classical physics, quantum physics, probability theory, and economics. Einstein’s ecumenical concepts of the nature of religion and its social expressions, as evidenced in his correspondence.
Paradoxes as recourses for understanding deep and subtle features of language and concepts. Categories of the best known epistemic paradoxes. Intriguing paradox derived from an example of A. Prior’s. Problem in use of nonfactive propositional predicates.
The role of knowledge in the information society, it's status and legitimacy in the postmodern model era. Different types of language games and their pragmatics. Nature of social relations and the prospect of post-modern philosopher Lyotard's book.
The critical theorists' analyses of the dialectic of enlightenment. Marx's critique of political economy to instrumental reason. The context for critical theory. Marx's dialectical materialism. Nietzsche's genealogy of morals. Critical contradictions.
A hostile analysis by Wyndham Lewis of what he called the time-cult - the network of similarities and influences dominating his culture. In his book "The revolutionary Simpleton" he finds in modern art the concrete evidence of a time-obsessed Zeitgeist.
The massive development of the means of communication, the everyday escapes. The everyday as our move to make it participate in the diverse figures of the true, in the great historical transformations, in the becoming of what occurs either below.
Excess and the process of closure Bataille’s text a subjectivity defined as the paradoxical unicity of a problematic closure. The movement of this description, considered from the perspective of its outward forms. It includes multiple discursive modes.
The summarized philosopher's main ideas concerning the Jewish question. The anti-Semitism is reduced to its metaphysical signification and is pictured as a struggle with evil itself. The modern human anti-Cartesian and anti-Spinozist sensibility.
It's impossible to comprehend Foucault's politics without understanding concept of resistance. Contrary to the claims of those who asserted that Foucault's notion of a power paralyzes, his notion of resistance supports a wide range of political action.
The author's conception of the freedom of the will is neutral with regard to the problem of determinism. Person is the singular form of people, membership in a biological species. The distinction between a person and a wanton is as illustration.
A sharp distinction between psychological genesis and grounding by Frege. Different interpretation of the term "unprovable". The introduction of Axiom I. Conceptions of self-evidence. Place of the Frege's pragmatism and conceptualism in his epistemology.
The puzzling difference in the surface of the two thinkers' work, in their writing styles between Martin Heidegger and Hans-Georg Gadamer. Gadamer`s project in Truth and Method, his magnum opus, as following the later Heidegger's line of inquiry prose.
Philosophical reflections on the art of Heidegger: changing aesthetic paradigms of art to an event, or performance. Art artifact as a component of a comprehensive experience of art, engaging, and combinatorial activity of the perceiving subject.
Heidegger writes that metaphysics is in decline and is approaching its end, as the earth informed by metaphysics has become desolate, as is evident from the events of the last century. This decline marks the oblivion of Being as the truth of metaphysics.
Philosophical approach to phenomenology in work that centers around technology. The content of the eclectic school "experimental phenomenology" with bridges and hermeneutics pragmatism Instrument development of intermediary between man and the world.
A philosophical-anthropological analysis of hesychasm reveals its essence and meaning. There are determined basic criteria of hesychasm: quietude; the practice of inner prayer, catharsis of mind and heart; bodily techniques, aiming at union with God.
Рассмотрение вариантов тела, в зависимости от контекста рассмотрения, в концепции Ж. Бодрийяра. Разработка оригинальной концепции "тела без органов", используемой в искусствосфере. Биосоциальная природа феномена телесности. Природа свободы гендера.
Характер гри як явища культури. Сутність ігрової концепції культури, яка була сформульована нідерландським істориком і філософом ідеалістом Йоханом Хейзінгом. Тема гри у творчості іспанського філософа Х. Ортегу-і-Гассета. Герман Гессе "Гра в бісер".