Blog Posts - Heidegger



Of "Trigger Warnings" and "Safe Spaces"

The University of Chicago has made the news because it has sent to incoming freshman a letter (how quaint!) notifying them that it doesn't favor so-called "trigger warnings" and "safe spaces."  I've heard these phrases before, and have seen them...
by I, Ciceronianus; causidicus on Aug 25, 2016

"And What Then?"

"When the farthest corner of the globe has been conquered technologically and can be exploited economically; when any incident you like, in any place you like, at any time you like, becomes accessible as fast as you like; when you can simultaneously...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Jun 21, 2016

Reason and its Enemies

Richard Wolin, a professor of history and comparative literature at City University of New York, has written an interesting book entitled The Seduction of Unreason:  The Intellectual Romance with Fascism from Nietzsche to Postmodernism.  Al...
by I, Ciceronianus; causidicus on Oct 26, 2015

The Problem with Hemingway

I'm an admirer of Hemingway's work, for the most part.  I'm not all that fond of his novels, except for The Sun Also Rises.  It seems to me that his longer works become disconnected, and lack impact as a whole (though parts of them are impr...
by I, Ciceronianus; causidicus on Mar 12, 2015

Everyday advices from Heidegger.

Радуйся, люби жизнь и будь веселаLetters 1925–1975: Hannah Arendt and Martin Heidegger...
by Aeolian Harp on Jan 6, 2015

Satellites, photos, Earth, humans.

The WorldView-3 satellite, which launched on August 13, has sent back its first images. The new satellite can see to …Continue reading →...
by Harmonia Philosophica on Oct 10, 2014

Satellites, photos, Earth, humans.

The WorldView-3 satellite, which launched on August 13, has sent back its first images. The new satellite can see to …Continue reading →...
by Harmonia Philosophica on Oct 10, 2014

Jak Żyć?

Zadbaj o sobie! Uratuj własną skórę filozofując – nakłania Luc Ferry w książce „Jak Żyć”. Filozoficzne pytania dopadną Cię wcześniej czy później, bo bez filozofii nie da się zrozumieć świata – przekonuje Ferry i proponuje ws...
by Blowminder.com on Jan 7, 2014

Philosophy Wire: Photo from space, humans lost...

Philosophy Wire by Spiros Kakos [2013-12-07]: A fascinating picture of super typhoon Haiyan from space. [1] Technology is fascinating, isn't that right Mr. Heidegger? Technology works, isn't that right Mr. Heidegger? But this is exactly what is terri...
by Harmonia Philosophica on Dec 7, 2013

Martin Heidegger is …

Martin Heidegger His best known book, Being and Time, is considered one of the most important philosophical works of the 20th century. In it and later works, Heidegger maintained that our way of questioning defines our nature. He argued that …...
by What is this ? on Jul 25, 2013

Punisher: “Meaninglessness of Action”

Characterization of the Punisher The character has been described as being obsessed with vengeance; Garth Ennis noted that the character of the Punisher “sees the world in very black and white terms, he solves his problems with utter finality&#...
by Blog of the Dead Dog Barking on Feb 13, 2013

Bo Bearly Cool….the 2013 Swarovski Bo Bear Crystal Figurines (Lovlots Collection)

In 2012, the crystal giant introduced the Bo Bear figurines into the Swarovski Lovlots collection.  Four hip teddies joined several other groups in the growing Lovlots community of personality-filled characters. In 2012, the Lovlots Bo Bear group co...

Hegel 10. Formulari ale speculatiunii in opera hegeliana. 1. Ierarhizarea formelor cunoasterii

<<Contraria non contradictoria sed, complementa sunt>> Nicholas of Kues alias Nicolaus Cusanus  De abia odata cu teoria kantiana a cunoasterii a inceput sa se vorbeasca in istoria gandirii de o forma sau facultate de cunoastere difer...
by internetstructure on Dec 22, 2012

Técnica y mundo moderno

El mundo moderno, considerando como tal el que... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]...
by Carta77 on Nov 14, 2012

Watching Tenerife

I went on holiday to Tenerife to watch in the new year. Here's some snapshots. Think Ansel Adams meets Cormac McCarthy (minus the talent). I read the apocalyptic novel - The Road - when I was there and my experience of the story intermingled with my...
by Marking the anti-thesis on Feb 27, 2012


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