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New German Critique (2009) 36 (1 (106)): 119–147.
Published: 01 February 2009
... writings targeted the limited scope of sensory knowledge employed in modern empirical scientific practice. Friedländer's engagements with art, science, and philosophy were inspired in no small part by a philosophical challenge to modern empirical sense physiology made possible by a unique reading...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 97–130.
Published: 01 February 2022
... science’s fallible idea of reason and points out that humans often do not want to pay the price of renouncing definitive answers. He notes that when the ideal of consensus, as “agreement subject to later revocation,” was transferred from rhetoric to the scientific “method” of the modern age, “philosophy...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 33–45.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of individual consciousness with science (Descombes) offers an explanation of the distinctive advantage offered by Husserl’s thought to Marxists and academic philosophers of science and logic. That is, for any philosophy that did not dismiss the individuality of consciousness, Husserl’s thought at once...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (1 (121)): 33–54.
Published: 01 February 2014
... to dedicate his life to Zionism and the study of forgotten Jewish texts. As Engel argues here, however, these two stories complement each other. Both Scholem and Maimon tried to define a Jewish way of life while living in a world disenchanted by modern philosophy and science. The comparison reveals Scholem...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (2 (113)): 89–128.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., undermining the then-dominant neo-Kantian idealism and its understanding of the place and role of science in philosophy and modernity. © 2011 by New German Critique, Inc. 2011 Russian Exiles, New Scientific Movements, and Phenomenology: A History of Philosophical Immigrations in 1930s France...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (1 (148)): 1–29.
Published: 01 February 2023
... philosophy of science positivism The Frankfurt School lived first among dinosaurs. Before the Institute for Social Research had a building of its own, its members occupied the cavernous rooms of the Senckenberg Museum of Natural Science. There, as Felix Weil recalled, they worked “among open moving...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (2 (149)): 49–70.
Published: 01 August 2023
..., such as it is, has its legitimate place neither in metaphysics nor in any philosophy of being, according to Lukács, but solely in the theory of art (or, as we will see, in other specific areas such as the sciences). This is the principle guiding his critique of rationalistic philosophy, traditional metaphysics...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 215–224.
Published: 01 February 2022
..., whose name this prize bears and who, in his “History of Philosophy as a Science,” 3 claimed that to engage in the history of philosophy was already to philosophize? When Cassirer was awarded the prize, the first two volumes of what was to become his four-volume history of the problem of knowledge...
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New German Critique (2009) 36 (3 (108)): 85–108.
Published: 01 November 2009
... of the linguistically transmitted production of knowledge, truth, and cognition. Here is a quotation from Negative Dialectics: “Philosophy is neither a science nor . . . a poetry of thought, but a form that is as mediated as it is distinct from what is different from it. Its suspended state is nothing...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (3 (135)): 175–203.
Published: 01 November 2018
... [ Weltanschauung ] (again in the widest sense of the term), not only in religion, philosophy, science, but also in government and law. ( LRAI , 231) First, both distinguish different historical “time[s]” or “epoch[s]” by their own peculiar structural forms (rather than such forms being ahistorical...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (2 (104)): 103–137.
Published: 01 August 2008
... cation of philosophy and science,” several scholars employ the term interdisciplinary materialism to describe Horkheimer’s program for the Institut and the ZfS in the 1930s.12 The choice of this term to 10. Quoted in Herbert Schnädelbach, Philosophy in Germany, 1831–1933, trans. Eric Matthews...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (1 (124)): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 2015
... University Press, 2012), 118–21. 20. See this essay’s epigraph from Heidegger, Basic Questions of Philosophy, 35. Translation amended. Jeff Love and Michael Meng  53 university. Heidegger indicates that this new science will merge theory and practice...
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (1 (97)): 137–158.
Published: 01 February 2006
... conception of language has had a profound impact on approaches as different within the so-called Continental tradition as deconstruction (Derrida) and hermeneutics (Gadamer). The later Wittgenstein has, of course, influenced the neopragmatism of Rorty, the postempiricist philosophy of science of Thomas...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (3 (144)): 1–30.
Published: 01 November 2021
.... It is a resolute attempt at a transformation of philosophy into science but not simply in order to have the specialized disciplines step into the place of philosophy. Methodological materialism takes the primacy of experience as its point of departure. 7 There are two primary reasons for emphasizing...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (2 (104)): 207–227.
Published: 01 August 2008
... in the service of modern politics. Cassirer's concept of myth was inspired by the German theologian Rudolf Otto and his use of phenomenological description of the transcendent experience of the holy. The Holy as an Epistemic Category and a Political Tool: Ernst Cassirer’s and Rudolf Otto’s Philosophies...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (1 (118)): np.
Published: 01 February 2013
..., Birming- ham City University . david kaufmann teaches literature in the English Department at George Mason University . artemy magun teaches philosophy and political science at the European University in Saint Petersburg and in the Department of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Saint...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 103–126.
Published: 01 February 2019
... differences between his theoretical position and Horkheimer’s at this point. These differences, which centered mostly on the relationship between philosophy and the social sciences, and on the related issue of historicism, can be clearly seen in Adorno’s 1931 inaugural address to the Frankfurt philosophy...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (3 (111)): 59–95.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of system among philosophers as a result of develop- ments in the empirical sciences, see the chapter “Science” in Herbert Schnaedelbach, Philosophy in Germany, 1831–1933, trans. Eric Mathews (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1984), 66–108. 18. On the turn-of-the-century “identity-crisis...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 83–104.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of Experience.” In New Materialisms: Ontology, Agency, and Politics , edited by Coole Diana Frost Samantha , 178 – 200 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . DeLanda Manuel . 2002 . Intensive Science and Virtual Philosophy . New York : Continuum . Fox Warwick . 1984...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 225–235.
Published: 01 February 2022
... of terminologization and formalization of the sciences is insufficient. No science and no philosophy can do without images and myths. Each is subject to metaphors. Allow me to put it crudely. As with grog—water can, sugar should, rum must be added—so with philosophy: formalization can, terminology should, metaphor...