From Hegel to Windelband: Historiography of Philosophy in by Gerald Hartung, Valentin Pluder

By Gerald Hartung, Valentin Pluder

Within the nineteenth century, the background of philosophy turns into the heritage of a specific technology. smooth philosophical historiography is an ambivalent undertaking. at the one hand, we discover an affirmative suggestion of Bildung via culture and historic perception; at the different, there arises a severe mirrored image on ancient schooling within the mild of an rising critique of contemporary tradition. The publication deals a finished evaluation of the talk.

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Nietzsche et la philosophie by Gilles Deleuze

By Gilles Deleuze

L. a. philosophie de Nietzsche a une grande portée polémique ; elle forme une anti-dialectique absolue, se suggest de dénoncer toutes les mystifications qui trouvent dans los angeles dialectique un dernier shelter. Ce que Schopenhauer avait rêvé, mais non réalisé, pris comme il était dans le filet du kantisme et du pessimisme, Nietzsche le fait sien, au prix de sa rupture avec Schopenhauer. wardrobe une nouvelle snapshot de los angeles pensée, libérer l. a. pensée des fardeaux qui l'écrasent. Trois idées définissent los angeles dialectique : l'idée d'un pouvoir du négatif comme principe théorique qui se manifeste dans l'opposition et los angeles contradiction ; l'idée d'une valeur de los angeles souffrance et de l. a. tristesse, los angeles valorisation des " passions tristes ", comme principe pratique qui se manifeste dans los angeles scission, dans le déchirement ; l'idée de l. a. positivité comme produit théorique et pratique de los angeles négation même. Il n'est pas exagéré de dire que toute l. a. philosophie de Nietzsche, dans son sens polémique, est l. a. dénonciation de ces trois idées.

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Insights and Illusions of Philosophy by Jean; Jean Piaget (Author); Wolfe Mays (Translated from the

By Jean; Jean Piaget (Author); Wolfe Mays (Translated from the French) Piaget

Jean Piaget (1896 - 1980) used to be a Swiss medical psychologist recognized for his pioneering paintings in baby improvement. Piaget's conception of cognitive improvement and epistemological view are jointly referred to as "genetic epistemology". Piaget positioned nice significance at the schooling of kids. because the Director of the foreign Bureau of schooling, he declared in 1934 that "only schooling is able to saving our societies from attainable cave in, even if violent, or gradual." Piaget's thought and examine prompted a number of humans. His thought of kid improvement is studied in pre-service teaching programs. Educators proceed to include constructionist-based innovations. during this worthwhile booklet Piaget examiners his personal philosophical place and compares it with present-day continental philosophical proposal. between different issues, he offers the reader a finest perception into his personal highbrow improvement and an account of ways within which he ultimately arrived at his "épistémologie génétique" and argues that contemporary continental philosophy has became clear of the empirical international and focused on introspective description . Piaget states, "The target of this little e-book is....to sound a word of warning....It doesn't declare to be greater than the testimony of a guy who has been tempted by way of hypothesis and who virtually dedicated his existence to it, yet who has understood its risks, its illusions, and its many error and needs to speak his reports and justify his painfully bought convictions."

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Nature's Principles by Jan Faye, Paul Needham, Uwe Scheffler, Max Urchs (eds.)

By Jan Faye, Paul Needham, Uwe Scheffler, Max Urchs (eds.)

One of the main easy difficulties within the philosophy of technology comprises deciding on the level to which nature is ruled through legislation. This quantity provides a wide-ranging evaluation of the modern debate and comprises a few of its leading individuals. It starts off with an intensive advent describing the old, logical and philosophical heritage of the issues handled within the essays. one of the subject matters handled within the essays is the connection among legislation of nature and causal legislation in addition to the function of ceteris paribus clauses in clinical causes. frequently, the matter of the team spirit of technological know-how used to be in detail attached to the matter of figuring out the team spirit of nature. This fourth quantity of Logic, Epistemology, and the team spirit of Science tackles those difficulties as a part of our attention of the main primary facets of medical understanding.

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Karl Mannheim and the Legacy of Max Weber by David Kettler

By David Kettler

This ebook makes a speciality of the $64000 paintings of Karl Mannheim by way of demonstrating how his theoretical perception of a reflexive sociology took form as a collaborative empirical learn software. The authors convey how modern paintings alongside those strains, even if derived from Foucault, Bourdieu or different theorists, can enjoy the insights of Mannheim and his scholars into either morphology and genealogy.Inspired by means of contemporary receptions of Karl Mannheim that don't limit themselves to regular arguments concerning the sociology of information, the e-book includes 3 issues. First it bargains a brand new studying of Mannheim's 'empirical' venture, with emphasis on his lifelong discussion with Max Weber. particular awareness is paid to his article on 'economic ambition.' moment, the booklet analyzes the paintings bobbing up out of Mannheim's Frankfurt examine team, particularly the early writings of Norbert Elias, Hans Speier, and Hans Gerth, in addition to dissertations via Mannheim's scholars, together with experiences of newspapers, women's loved ones roles, sentimentalism in women's literature, kin among girl social staff and male bureaucrats, exile, Jewish assimilation, and Liberal 'cultivation.' ultimately, the e-book contributes to the microsociology of information, uncovering the modalities that made for an open operating workforce in Frankfurt that was once expressly now not a school.The e-book returns Mannheim's sociology of data inquiries into the wider context of a much broader undertaking in historic and cultural sociology, whose promising improvement used to be disrupted after which partly obscured through the expulsion of Mannheim's highbrow new release. it's approximately Karl Mannheim as he served his best - and self sustaining - scholars and never as he has been stereotyped within the literature. As such, it's going to attract sociologists interested in the modern relevance of his paintings, and who're ready for a clean examine Weimar sociology and the legacy of Max Weber.

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