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Matthew Festenstein, Simon Thompson. Richard Rorty is one of the most influential and provocative figures in contemporary intellectual life. He argues that many of philosophy's traditional concerns are redundant, and that the goal of inquiry should not be truth but human betterment. In this collection a distinguished team of scholars grapples with the implications of his writings for social and political thought. Avoiding mindless adulation or ritual denunciation, they offer careful but critical investigations of the meaning of Rorty's work for a range of important issues.

Richard Rorty: Critical Dialogues. Book · January 2001 with 16 Reads. How we measure 'reads'. He argues that many of philosophya s traditional concerns are redundant, and that the goal of inquiry should not be truth but human betterment. Avoiding mindless adulation or ritual denunciation, they offer careful but critical investigations of the meaning of Rortya s work for a range of important issues. Download Product Flyer. Matthew Festenstein isLecturer in Politics, University of Sheffield and Simon Thompson is Senior Lecturer in Politics, University of the West of England. List of contributors. 1. Richard Rorty: Pragmatism, Irony and Liberalism: Matthew Festenstein. 2. Irony and Commitment: An Irreconcilable Dualism of Modernity: John Horton. Reply to John Horton: Richard Rorty. ichard Rorty on Truth, Justification, and Justice: Simon Thompson. Reply to Simon Thompson: Richard Rorty. 4. Irony, State and Utopia: Daniel Conway.

Richard Rorty: Critical Dialogues Format: Paperback Authors: Festenstein, Matthew ISBN10 . Festenstein, Matthew, Thompson, Simon.

Richard Rorty: Critical Dialogues Format: Paperback Authors: Festenstein, Matthew ISBN10: 074562166X Published: 2001-11-28 Richard Rorty is one of the most influential and provocative figures in contemporary intellectual life. Contributors: Molly Cochran; Daniel Conway; Matthew Festenstein; Norman Geras; John Horton; David Owen; Richard Rorty; Kate Soper; Simon Thompson.

This book also marks his first attempt to specifically articulate a political vision consistent with his philosophy, the vision of a diverse community bound together . Richard Rorty: critical dialogues, Matthew Festenstein, 2001.

This book also marks his first attempt to specifically articulate a political vision consistent with his philosophy, the vision of a diverse community bound together by opposition to cruelty, and not by abstract ideas such as 'justice' or 'common humanity,' policed by the separation of the public and private realms of life. In this book, Rorty introduces the terminology of ironism, which he uses to describe his mindset and his philosophy. Objectivity, Relativism, and Truth. Richard Rorty: education, philosophy, and politics, Michael Peters, 2001. Rorty and his critics, Robert Brandom, 2000.

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by Matthew Festenstein Publication Name: Richard Rorty: Critical Dialogues, ed. M. Festenstein and S. Thompson (Polity Press and Basil Blackwell, Oxford).

by Matthew Festenstein. Publication Name: Richard Rorty: Critical Dialogues, ed. Pragmatism, Irony, and Liberalism more. by Matthew Festenstein. Publication Date: 2001.

Richard Rorty is one of the most influential and provocativefigures in contemporary intellectual life. He argues that many ofphilosophy's traditional concerns are redundant, and that the goalof inquiry should not be truth but human betterment. In thiscollection a distinguished team of scholars grapples with theimplications of his writings for social and political thought.Avoiding mindless adulation or ritual denunciation, they offercareful but critical investigations of the meaning of Rorty's workfor a range of important issues. Topics explored include anti-foundationalism; irony and commitment;justice; liberalism and utopianism; reason and aesthetics; humanismand anti-humanism; the Holocaust; the theory of internationalrelations; social democracy and the pragmatist tradition. Eachessay is followed by a reply written for this volume by Rorty. Thevolume also includes a substantial essay by Rorty on 'Justice as aLarger Loyalty'. This volume is indispensable for any reader interested in Rorty'swork, or in contemporary debates in social, political or ethicaltheory. Contributors: Molly Cochran; Daniel Conway; MatthewFestenstein; Norman Geras; John Horton; David Owen; Richard Rorty;Kate Soper; Simon Thompson.
Richard Rorty: Critical Dialogues download epub
Humanities
Author: Matthew Festenstein,Simon Thompson
ISBN: 074562166X
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Polity; 1 edition (November 28, 2001)
Pages: 256 pages