Writing Before the Letter: Jacques Derrida and Deconstruction https://iambobbyy.com/2019/02/03/writing-before-the-letter-jacques-derrida-and-deconstruction/ — Read on iambobbyy.com/2019/02/03/writing-before-the-letter-jacques-derrida-and-deconstruction/ I am always curious of philosophical bloggers who post an essay but then do not except comments. I suppose my curiosity is piqued more when I have something to say about it. For example this essay. I am also curious about certain… Continue reading Writing Before the Letter: Jacques Derrida and Deconstruction
So what do I mean when I talk about Heidegger's risk and his support of nationalistSocialism? Right off, I definitely do not mean that ones philosophy should be founded in a type of social activism. Indeed philosophy in the loose sense in the larger sense can be said to be a kind of Political philosophy,… Continue reading Risk 2…
The Question of Derrida's Heidegger is ironically (as they even say) the question itself, which should not be generalized into a 'common human sort of being'; that question is a response within the consistency that Derrida exposes as failing (decadence). Rather; the question voiced to its particularity that has been obscured (darkened) by the 'common'… Continue reading The Question: Of Darkness.
Heidegger denounces, then, a "spiritual decadence" (geis tigen Verfall). Peoples are in the process of losing their last "spiritual forces" through this. This last expression returns often. The Verfall of spirit cannot allow itself to be thought other than in its relation to the destiny of being. If, in ques tioning, the experience of spirit… Continue reading Of Spirit and Repetition.