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Philosophy and Technique: Reflecting Seven Years after Leaving Engineering

Philosophy and Technique: Reflecting Seven Years after Leaving Engineering
2 months ago

Philosophy and Technique: Reflecting Seven Years after Leaving Engineering

Philosophers tend to think that what they are doing is not mere technique. For a technique, according to philosophers, can be practiced mindlessly, meaning that technicians do not need to inquire into …
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Les Non-Dupes Errent
2 months ago

Les Non-Dupes Errent

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We are witnessing lately a gradual decay of the authority of what Jacques Lacan called “the big Other,” the shared space of public values within which only our differences and …
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What is happening now in Brazil? What is happening is the “It has already happened”
3 months ago

What is happening now in Brazil? What is happening is the “It has already happened”

September 7, 1822 is the date of Brazilian independence. Brazil became independent in a very particular suffering way, as every suffering struggle for independence suffers in its own way. Indeed, …
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St. Hildegard of Bingen and Us
3 months ago

St. Hildegard of Bingen and Us

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My initial engagement with Hildegard’s writings and especially with her notion of viriditas (literally: the greening green; figuratively: a self-refreshing vegetal power of creation ingrained in all finite beings) in …
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