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Sixth Section: Of the Certainty of Learned Cognition

Georg Friedrich Meier

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Georg Friedrich Meier (1718-1777) was a German philosopher, a student of Alexander Baumgarten and a principle architect of the post-Leibnizian rationalism that dominated German-speaking universities through the Eighteenth Century. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Aaron Bunch

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Aaron Bunch is a translator. He has translated work by Martin Heidegger and Otfried Höffe. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Axel Gelfert

Axel Gelfert is Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy, National University of Singapore. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Riccardo Pozzo

Riccardo Pozzo is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Verona, Italy. He is the foremost living scholar on Georg Friedrich Meier and his books include Meier’s Vernunftlehre (2000) and Kant und das Problem einer Einleitung in die Logik (1989). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Excerpt from the Doctrine of Reason

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...[AA 16: 359]§155. Certainty (certitudo subiective spectata) is the consciousness of truth, or the clear cognition of truth §29. Thus, if one would possess a certain learned cognition, according to the rules of the fourth [43] section...

Fourth Section: Of Learned Writings

Georg Friedrich Meier

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Georg Friedrich Meier (1718-1777) was a German philosopher, a student of Alexander Baumgarten and a principle architect of the post-Leibnizian rationalism that dominated German-speaking universities through the Eighteenth Century. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Aaron Bunch

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Aaron Bunch is a translator. He has translated work by Martin Heidegger and Otfried Höffe. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Axel Gelfert

Axel Gelfert is Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy, National University of Singapore. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Riccardo Pozzo

Riccardo Pozzo is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Verona, Italy. He is the foremost living scholar on Georg Friedrich Meier and his books include Meier’s Vernunftlehre (2000) and Kant und das Problem einer Einleitung in die Logik (1989). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Excerpt from the Doctrine of Reason

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...[AA 16: 860]§518. The exposition of past events is history (historia). Learned writings present either history or dogmatic truths §104. The former are historical (scripta erudita historica) and the latter are dogmatic writings (scripta...

At the Point of Departure

Keith Whitmoyer

Keith Whitmoyer is Adjunct Assistant Professor at Pace University, the School of Visual Arts, and the New York City College of Technology, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Philosophy of Ontological Lateness : Merleau-Ponty and the Tasks of Thinking

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...What does it mean to philosophize? What does it mean to have φιλία, friendship and love, for σοφία, wisdom? As Plato says, the true philosophers are τοὺς τῆς ἀληθείας … φιλοθεάμονας. Plato, Republic, 475e4: “those who love to gaze upon what...

Definition of Philosophy

Alain Badiou

Alain Badiou teaches at the École Normale Supérieure and at the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris, France. In addition to several novels, plays and political essays, he has published a number of major philosophical works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Steven Corcoran

Steven Corcoran is a writer and translator living in Berlin. He has edited and/or translated several works by Jacques Rancière, including Dissensus (Continuum, 2010), two works by Alain Badiou, Polemics and Conditions, and Alienation and Freedom (Bloomsbury 2017) by Frantz Fanon. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Conditions

Bloomsbury Academic, 2008

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...Philosophy is prescribed by conditions that constitute types of truth-or generic-procedure. These types are science (more precisely, the matheme), art (more precisely, the poem), politics (more precisely, politics in interiority...

The (Re)Turn of Philosophy Itself

Alain Badiou

Alain Badiou teaches at the École Normale Supérieure and at the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris, France. In addition to several novels, plays and political essays, he has published a number of major philosophical works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Steven Corcoran

Steven Corcoran is a writer and translator living in Berlin. He has edited and/or translated several works by Jacques Rancière, including Dissensus (Continuum, 2010), two works by Alain Badiou, Polemics and Conditions, and Alienation and Freedom (Bloomsbury 2017) by Frantz Fanon. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Conditions

Bloomsbury Academic, 2008

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...I shall call my inaugural statement ‘thesis 1’, in homage to the affirmative style of my masters and especially of Louis Althusser. The form it takes is nevertheless negative in its evaluation. Thesis 1. Philosophy Today is Paralysed...

Conclusion: What is it to Live?

Alain Badiou

Alain Badiou teaches at the École Normale Supérieure and at the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris, France. In addition to several novels, plays and political essays, he has published a number of major philosophical works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Alberto Toscano

Alberto Toscano

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Logics of Worlds : Being and Event II

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...0. We are now in a position to propose a response to what has always been the ‘daunting’ question—as one of Julien Gracq’s characters has it—the question that, however, great its detour, philosophy must ultimately answer: what...

The Cynical Legacy

Joseph J. Tanke

Joseph J. Tanke is based at the University of Hawaii. He has published and lectured extensively on issues in Continental philosophy, with a special emphasis on aesthetics and politics, as well as the works of Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, and Jacques Rancière. Professor Tanke was recently named to the editorial board of Philosophy and Social Criticism, and his essays are currently being translated into two other languages. In addition to having studied philosophy in both the United States and Europe, Joseph holds a degree in art history and has worked for several art institutions. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Foucault’s Philosophy of Art : A Genealogy of Modernity

Continuum, 2009

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...Introduction The final facet of Foucault’s genealogy of modern art must be understood on the basis of a certain paradox: the type of truth the work of art maintains in modernity is not at all modern and is in fact the reactivation, within...

Forcing: From the Indiscernible to the Undecidable

Alain Badiou

Alain Badiou teaches at the École Normale Supérieure and at the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris, France. In addition to several novels, plays and political essays, he has published a number of major philosophical works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Being and Event

Bloomsbury Academic, 2006

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...Just as it cannot support the concept of truth (for lack of the event), nor can ontology formalize the concept of the subject. What it can do, however, is help think the type of being to which the fundamental law of the subject corresponds,...

Kant

Alain Badiou

Alain Badiou teaches at the École Normale Supérieure and at the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris, France. In addition to several novels, plays and political essays, he has published a number of major philosophical works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Alberto Toscano

Alberto Toscano

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Logics of Worlds : Being and Event II

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Thought precedes all possible determinate ordering of representations.Kant is without doubt the creator in philosophy of the notion of object. Broadly speaking, he calls ‘object’ that which represents a unity of representation...

Some Varieties of Normativity

David Berger

David Berger teaches philosophy at the University of Michigan, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kant’s Aesthetic Theory : The Beautiful and Agreeable

Continuum, 2009

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...In Chapter 1, I claimed that disagreement in matters of taste is a stubborn and widespread fact of human life, one all the more striking against the backdrop of the agreement we enjoy in our everyday linguistic and cognitive affairs...