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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 June 2017
... or exosomatic condition of all knowledge. This can be opened up from a reconsideration of Kant’s account of intuition, understanding, and reason that must also be a critique of the absence of the technological in Kant’s account of the schematism. Armed with this critique, we can understand the data economy...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (1): 167–179.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Elisa Russian Abstract In this interview the Franco-Israeli sociologist Eva Illouz retraces her relationship to critical theory from the 1980s to the present. The conversation explores the reasons behind Illouz’s initial reluctance to adopt a critical stance toward capitalism, her rediscovery...
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Qui Parle (2024) 33 (1): 17–34.
Published: 01 June 2024
... language philosophy , formalized the Ordinary rather than the Everyday as a central concept. The present article considers several reasons for returning to the concept of the Everyday, Wittgenstein’s point of departure, in the philosophy of language. sandra.laugier@univ-paris1.fr hannahcox...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., and the reasoning behind such claims. In studying culture we study the being or beings that create culture, which, drawing upon the work of Ernst Cassirer, I argue is a phenomenon marked by a transition from signifi cation to symbol. Cassirer’s articulation of the distinction is worthy of a lengthy quote...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 39–62.
Published: 01 June 2004
... ciple of sufficient reason determines both experience and thinking, but only within the world as representation; thus, it "teaches us nothing more than to cognize the relation [Verhaltnis] of one rep- resentation to another" (WWI, §7:64 [28 either in terms of caus- es...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 339–344.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of a philosophical system that demands attention only from those who are already attuned, for those who have understanding? Is he saying, as I quote him from another context of the parables, “do not look for reason in an obscurity of the text, but only within yourself, in the obscurity of your heart”? 2...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 33–48.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., it was time to give the world a different image of the country. As he phrased it: “This is one of those moments that calls for American leadership.” Many people around the globe, and in Haiti, probably shared this view that for geographical as well as historical reasons, the United States should...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 June 2017
... invent them as unheard of and unprescribed. Sh! Nothing! A cricri somewhere! 16 1. Kant , Critique of Judgment , 160. 2. Kant , Critique of Pure Reason , 100. 3. Starobinski , “Diderot in the Painter’s Space,” 148. 4. Nancy translates Pragüng as frappe...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 271–280.
Published: 01 December 2017
... distinction between lie and reality is moot in a Trumpian world of appearance. What world is this? Recall the end of Nietzsche’s history of reason or of metaphysics, “How the ‘True World’ at Last Became a Fable,” subtitled “History of an Error,” in Twilight of the Idols . After the fifth moment...
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Qui Parle (2010) 19 (1): 89–106.
Published: 01 June 2010
... of reasons; Hume grants himself a rationalist thesis that contradicts his theory of mind. The somewhat tenuous validity of these suspensions is sug- gested by the rhetorical conduct of both thinkers, who fl atly as- sume the assent of their readers to the major premises of their respective arguments...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 75–88.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of this concept in intellectual endeavors, I see no reason why the universal value of the interesting shouldn’t be addressed as well, including its relevance for the discussion of literary works or human personalities. A person or an event may be interesting or uninteresting in the same way that an idea...
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Qui Parle (2010) 19 (1): 193–203.
Published: 01 June 2010
... of philosophy as theology, a territory that opens up when theology refuses to subordinate itself to “secular reason.” Milbank marks this territory with the term “paradox.” It is arrived at when we take the equation of the good, the true, and the beautiful serious- ly. Milbank describes this territory...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 97–110.
Published: 01 June 2009
... is one of the great subjects for Kant and Hegel, through its inter- pretation as well as its consequences for France and Europe, but also through its institutions (the École Normale Supérieure, for ex- ample, or many other elements constitutive of the European idea of reason...
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Qui Parle (2010) 19 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., as when they age. Pythagoras could hardly have expected more from acoustical devices made by men. Musical in- struments were, for him, “sources of much variability and incon- stancy” (“FM,” 18; TM, 46–47). More than once, he had studied the nature of strings. Their tones may change for reasons...
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Qui Parle (2006) 16 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of positive characteristics. It is haunting because it sets the limits of empire, whether understood as a domain of reason or as the space of a gaze that by definition remains inaccessible and troubling. The tlacuilo threw off the epistemological certainty of the missionaries who...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (1): 1–75.
Published: 01 June 2019
... . (And it is obviously something which, for some reason, it is difficult to call to mind)” ( Philosophical Investigations , §89 ). As Wittgenstein goes on to point out, one does not call to mind phenomena. Rather, one can describe statements about the “‘ possibilities ’ of phenomena” (§90). 123. Asad...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 85–105.
Published: 01 June 2012
... that one might call off-Cartesian. In the third section of his Traité, Duverney offers the fi rst scien- tifi cally plausible theory of tintement, or tinnitus. This, he writes, consists of the “perception of a sound that does not exist, or of a sound that exists inside.” The reason...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., for supreme error. With this word we have arrived at the great concluding passage from chapter 6 of volume 2 of The World as Will and Represen- tation, entitled "On the Doctrine of Abstract Knowledge, or Know- ledge of Reason." (Here and throughout I shall let Schopenhauer do a great deal of my...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 157–167.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of ethics through the regressive return to something like a foundation, an ontology, a theology, an onto- theo- logy, a Chris- tian or transcendental personalism, a formal or material practical reason— all of this is undoubtedly excluded here. Not only because these games have...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 309–318.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and the Task of Thinking,’” began to communize us, philosophers everywhere and anywhere, including Nancy himself. This publication communizes us by demanding us all to provide the reason we should not end philosophy—“Pourquoi pas en finir?” Which could mean why not end it all in the rhetorical sense or else...