Total Posts:6|Showing Posts:1-6
Jump to topic:

Most out of range text you've read?

dylancatlow
Posts: 13,034
Add as Friend
Challenge to a Debate
Send a Message
10/26/2014 9:06:22 PM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/26/2014 8:12:59 PM, socialpinko wrote:
Stories about philosophy texts or articles you've read that stray far away from yer usual tastes or inclinations.

wbu?
"In case anyone hasn't noticed it, the West is in extremis. The undertaker is checking his watch at the foot of its bed, and there's a sinister kettle of croaking, money-feathered vultures on the roof."
socialpinko
Posts: 11,679
Add as Friend
Challenge to a Debate
Send a Message
10/26/2014 9:27:13 PM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/26/2014 9:06:22 PM, dylancatlow wrote:
At 10/26/2014 8:12:59 PM, socialpinko wrote:
Stories about philosophy texts or articles you've read that stray far away from yer usual tastes or inclinations.

wbu?

I'm a slave to my 'clique' as one might have it. Perhaps the little I've read by Alain Badiou would qualify as out of range of my usual since his Platonic-Cartesian influences figure so strongly into his work.
THEBOMB
Posts: 2,872
Add as Friend
Challenge to a Debate
Send a Message
10/27/2014 3:47:14 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
If you want to learn about Hegelian Conceptual Realism, "A Spirit of Trust: A Semantic Reading of Hegel's Phenomenology" by Rob Brandom is a good place to start. It's somewhat of a strange reading of Hegel.