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Castoriadis's Ontology: Being and Creation by Suzi Adams

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Castoriadis's Ontology: Being and Creation This book is the first systematic reconstruction of Castoriadis philosophical trajectory It critically interprets the internal shifts in Castoriadis ontology through reconsideration of the ancient problematic of human institution nomos and nature physis on the one hand and the question of being and creation on the other Unlike the order of physis the order of nomos played no substantial role in the development of western thought The first part of the book suggests that Castoriadis sought to remedy this with his elucidation of the social historical as the region of being elusive to the determinist imaginary of inherited philosophy This ontological turn was announced with the publication of his magnum opus The Imaginary Institution of Society first published in which is reconstructed as Castoriadis long journey through nomos via four interconnected domains ontological epistemological anthropological and hermeneutical respectively With the aid of archival sources the second half of the book reconstructs a second ontological shift in Castoriadis thought that occurred during the s Here it argues that Castoriadis extends his notion of ontological creation beyond the human realm and into nature This move has implications for his overall ontology and signals a shift towards a general ontology of creative physis The increasing ontological importance of physis is discussed further in chapters on objective knowledge the living being and philosophical cosmology It suggests that the world horizon forms an inescapable interpretative context of cultural articulation in the double sense of Merleau Ponty s mise en forme du monde in which physis can be elucidated as the ground of possibility as well as a point of culmination for nomos in the circle of interpretative creation The book contextualizes Castoriadis thought within broader philosophical and sociological traditions In particular it situates his thought within French phenomenological currents that take either an ontological and or a hermeneutical turn It also places a hermeneutic of modernity that is an interpretation that emphasizes the ongoing dialogue between romantic and enlightenment articulations of the world at the centre of reflection Castoriadis reactivation of classical Greek sources is reinterpreted as part of the ongoing dialogue between the ancients and the moderns and more broadly as part of the interpretative field of tensions that comprises modernity

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Cornelius Castoriadis was a Greek French thinker best known for his work on autonomy and human creation He was a political activist psychoanalyst philosopher political and social thinker and economist Recognised as a significant and original thinker of the twentieth century his work is receiving increased scholarly attention br br Notwithstanding the richness of his work Castoriadis s terminology can prove challenging to understand i Cornelius Castoriadis Key Concepts i is the first book of its kind providing readers with a road map to the fundamentals of his thought International specialists in Castoriadis s works introduce and clarify the complexity of his thought through the elucidation of nineteen key concepts that are fundamental to understanding and grappling with his ideas Comprehensive and accessible the entries have been carefully selected to cover the most central aspects psychoanalysis sociology philosophy politics and periods of his thought, No description available, This book is the first systematic reconstruction of Castoriadis philosophical trajectory It critically interprets the internal shifts in Castoriadis ontology through reconsideration of the ancient problematic of human institution nomos and nature physis on the one hand and the question of being and creation on the other Unlike the order of physis the order of nomos played no substantial role in the development of western thought The first part of the book suggests that Castoriadis sought to remedy this with his elucidation of the social historical as the region of being elusive to the determinist imaginary of inherited philosophy This ontological turn was announced with the publication of his magnum opus The Imaginary Institution of Society first published in which is reconstructed as Castoriadis long journey through nomos via four interconnected domains ontological epistemological anthropological and hermeneutical respectively With the aid of archival sources the second half of the book reconstructs a second ontological shift in Castoriadis thought that occurred during the s Here it argues that Castoriadis extends his notion of ontological creation beyond the human realm and into nature This move has implications for his overall ontology and signals a shift towards a general ontology of creative physis The increasing ontological importance of physis is discussed further in chapters on objective knowledge the living being and philosophical cosmology It suggests that the world horizon forms an inescapable interpretative context of cultural articulation in the double sense of Merleau Ponty s mise en forme du monde in which physis can be elucidated as the ground of possibility as well as a point of culmination for nomos in the circle of interpretative creation The book contextualizes Castoriadis thought within broader philosophical and sociological traditions In particular it situates his thought within French phenomenological currents that take either an ontological and or a hermeneutical turn It also places a hermeneutic of modernity that is an interpretation that emphasizes the ongoing dialogue between romantic and enlightenment articulations of the world at the centre of reflection Castoriadis reactivation of classical Greek sources is reinterpreted as part of the ongoing dialogue between the ancients and the moderns and more broadly as part of the interpretative field of tensions that comprises modernity, This book features a highly significant discussion between Paul Ricoeur and Cornelius Castoriadis Recorded for Radio France Culture in it is the only known encounter between these two great philosophers of the imagination Their wide ranging conversation covers such themes as the productive imagination human creation social imaginaries and the possibility of historical novelty it reveals points of surprising commonality as well as divergence in their approaches The dialogue is supplemented by critical essays by specialist scholars in Castoriadis and Ricoeur studies and includes contributions from Johann P Arnason George H Taylor Francois Dosse Johann Michel Jean Luc Amalric and Suzi Adams The book is a must read for all scholars interested in Ricoeur and Castoriadis studies as well as those interested in debates on the possibilities and limits of human creation and the importance of the imagination for social change