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Journal
2009 | 2 | 23-36
Article title

UNIVERSITY, AND WHAT HOLDS BETWEEN PEOPLE

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PL
Abstracts
EN
Taking up Jacques Derrida's concept of 'the university without condition', the author tries to argue that the fundamental role of the university in the history of Europe has consisted in a specific kind of radicalism which, on the one hand, allows the individual for the expioration and pursuit of his/her interests and vocation, and, on the other, makes it mandatory to realize that the development of the individual always takes place in the space of conjoint communicative experience. Thus, what is at stake in any discussion of the university education is a future of democracy and citizenship. Using the works of, among others, Hanah Arendt, Immanuel Kant, Plato, Dewey, and Friedrich Hoelderlin the essay makes a point that to save what holds between people, i.e. to redeem the human bond in the society, the university always aims at the acts of Deweyan deliberation thus discussing and thus determining appropriate significance to the public and the individual.
Journal
Year
Issue
2
Pages
23-36
Physical description
Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Tadeusz Slawek, Uniwersytet Slaski w Katowicach, Wydzial Fikozoficzny, ul. Bankowa 11, 40-007 Katowice, Poland
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CEJSH db identifier
09PLAAAA06876
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.656bb9f4-57b4-3f66-ba1a-2178dcbd298d
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