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Sense and the Limits of Knowledge

Tucker, I., 2011. Sense and the Limits of Knowledge: Bodily Connections in the Work of Serres. Theory, Culture & Society 28, 149–160. https://doi.org/10.1177/0263276410372240

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Theories across social and cultural theory have for some time now thought about the construction of knowledge, and considered the option that knowledge may actually mediate and consequently partially obscure the world, rather than provide transparent access to it.

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Books

Nobody has more respect for women than I do.

During the contest between Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton for the United States of America Presidency, audio emerged of Trump speaking in way that appeared to degrade women. 2,183 more words

Qualitative

On Pierre Hadot – A Draft Much too Long for a Blog Post

Pierre Hadot (1922–2010) was a French philosopher and historian of ancient philosophy, especially of Plato, Aristotle, Stoicism, Cynicism, Epicureanism, and Neoplatonism. He was a professor at the Collège de France in Paris where he also wrote and taught on a number of philosophers, including Marcus Aurelius, Plotinus, Descartes, Kant, Kierkegaard, Wittgenstein, and Merleau-Ponty, to name a few. 10,049 more words

Philosophy

Angels Unaware

The English novelist George Eliot once wrote, “The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.” Our days do, indeed, rush past us in a blur so that we seem to be passing through them at a breakneck speed. 1,220 more words

Krakens, etc. (being an updated version of “R. Totale XVIII Has Left the Building” for projected installation)

Differance is the funeral held for the meta-narrative.

The time of year I remember most distinctly from my childhood was those strange weeks when the nights drew in.  1,433 more words

Artwork

Phenomenology 現象学

Phenomenology 現象学 [げんしょうがく] – Short Review – Professor Stefano Micali

Studying at the Institute of Philosophy at KU Leuven University is a great experience for many reasons. 3,526 more words

Henri Bergson

ベルクソンの哲学的方法「直観」

「直観」と「分析」について

ー「直観」;世界そのもの、と言うよりもその知覚情報をそのまま捉えると言う方法。

「分析」:世界を概念、言葉で分割して考察する方法。

ー科学は「分析」で、哲学は「直観」によって真実に迫ろうとする。

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Wikipedia page of Intuition(Bergson): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intuition_(Bergson)

SEP: https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/bergson/

Philosophy