Category: Social Philosophy

  • Download E-books Über den Umgang mit und unter Verliebten (German Edition) PDF

    Freiherr Adolph Franz Friedrich Ludwig Knigge (* sixteen. Oktober 1752 in Bredenbeck bei Hannover; † 6. Mai 1796 in Bremen) struggle ein deutscher Schriftsteller und Aufklärer. Bekannt wurde er vor allem durch seine Schrift Über den Umgang mit Menschen. Sein identify steht heute stellvertretend, aber irrtümlich für Benimmratgeber, die mit Knigges eher soziologisch ausgerichtetem Werk im Sinne der Aufklärung nichts gemein haben.
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  • Download E-books Violence, Desire, and the Sacred, Volume 2: René Girard and Sacrifice in Life, Love and Literature PDF

    By Chris Fleming

    This selection of state-of-the-art interpretations of the concept of René Girard follows on from the quantity Violence, wish, and the Sacred: Girard's Mimetic thought around the Disciplines (2012). the former assortment has been acclaimed for demonstrating and showcasing Girard's mimetic conception at its inter-disciplinary most sensible through bringing jointly students who follow Girard's insights in numerous fields. This new quantity builds on and extends the paintings of that previous assortment via entering into new components resembling psychology, politics, classical literature, nationwide literature, and functional purposes of Girard's concept in pastoral/spiritual care, peace-making and spiritual suggestion and perform.
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  • Download E-books Arguments and Actions in Social Theory PDF

    This publication argues that theorists can be found in the social global; workouts in theorizing are either bounded and inventive; mind's eye and creativity construct upon the assets of culture; and such knowledge is the root for discussion with the denizens of different traditions, cultures and methods of constructing experience of the area.
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  • Download E-books After Politics: The Rejection of Politics in Contemporary Liberal Philosophy PDF

    Why do political philosophers why clear of politics? After Politics: The Rejection of Politics in modern Liberal Philosophy deals a not easy and unique critique of liberalism, the dominant political philosophy of our time, tackling key matters like nation legitimacy, value-pluralism, neutrality, the character of politics, public purposes, and morality in politics. interpreting significant liberal theorists like Rawls, Habermas, Rorty, Barry, grey, Raz, Larmore, Ackerman and others, Glen Newey argues that liberalism by-passes politics since it ignores or misunderstands human motivation, and elevates educational system-building over political realities of clash and gear.
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  • Download E-books La Rebelión de las Masas (Spanish Edition) PDF

    Los angeles rebelión de las masas es un famoso libro de José Ortega y Gasset. Se comenzó a publicar en 1929 en forma de artículos en el diario El Sol, y en el mismo año como libro. Está traducido a más de veinte lenguas debido a su carácter common y homogeneidad en los temas que aborda. Se analizan diversos fenómenos sociales como los angeles llegada de las masas al pleno poderío social, el "lleno", las aglomeraciones de gente y a partir de estos hechos, analiza y describe los angeles suggestion de lo que llama hombre-masa.
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  • Download E-books Critique of Everyday Life, Vol. 1: Introduction (Critique of Everyday Life (Verso)) PDF

    By Henri Lefebvre

    Henri Lefebvre’s magnum opus: a huge exploration of latest society.

    Henri Lefebvre’s three-volume Critique of daily Life may be the richest, such a lot prescient paintings via one of many 20th century’s maximum philosophers. Written on the start of post-war consumerism, the Critique used to be a philosophical thought for the 1968 scholar revolution in France and is taken into account to be the founding textual content of all that we all know as cultural stories, in addition to an enormous impression at the fields of latest philosophy, geography, sociology, structure, political conception and urbanism. a piece of large diversity and subtlety, Lefebvre takes as his starting-point and advisor the “trivial” info of quotidian event: an event colonized by means of the commodity, shadowed via inauthenticity, but one that continues to be the single resource of resistance and change.

    This is an enduringly radical textual content, premature this present day merely in its intransigence and optimism.
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