Category: German

Find out papers and researches on German philosophers and their philosophical ideas (Kant, Hegel, Nietzsche, …).
Main topics of their thoughts are covered : ethics, metaphysics, …

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Kant vs Hume

Kant and Hume: A philosophical controversy In this article, the positions of Kant and Hume will be presented regarding the relationship between reason and morality.  Through their respective works, A Treatise of human nature,...

Heidegger: Letter on Humanism 0

Heidegger: Letter on Humanism

Humanism by Heidegger vs. Existentialism by Sartre The “Letter on Humanism” Heidegger was published a year after the conference “Existentialism is a Humanism” by Sartre pronounced at the Sorbonne. This can be read as...

Kierkegaard: Seducer’s Diary Summary 0

Kierkegaard: Seducer’s Diary Summary

An existentialist novel Soeren Kierkegaard was a Danish philosopher, Christian and one of the founders of existentialism. This novel features a seducer who strives to seize an innocent girl. This charmer is actually a...

Being and Time by Heidegger: Summary 0

Being and Time by Heidegger: Summary

Founder of existentialism, Heidegger wanted above all to establish an ontology, that is to say, to clarify the question of being. His subjective approach to the concept (being and thinking are the same, he...

Habermas and Communication Theory 0

Habermas and Communication Theory

Communication is a central concept in the philosophy of the German philosopher Jürgen Habermas. This term is also about misunderstandings because it is often associated with the ordinary meaning. However, the concept of communication...

Nietzsche: Memory and Forgetting 0

Nietzsche: Memory and Forgetting

Against the classical philosophical tradition, which can be described as hypermnesic, Nietzsche poses against Plato’s theory of reminiscence, forgetting that a positive, it is even a condition sine qua non of happiness: forget is...