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Volume 62 (2007), 8


(Original title: Normatívnosť pojmu uznania)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 658-667.

The request of recognition is nowadays being raised under strongly varying conditions, as in the name of minorities, collective identities or within feminism. Still growing emphasis on the need of recognition is based on the assumption of certain links existing between recognition and identity, where the identity is used to specify human self-understanding. The… Read more

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(Original title: Medzi subjektivitou a intersubjektivitou)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 668-674.

There are more forms of intersubjectivity or more ways of how we experience the overlaps of our subjectivity to the other, to the alter in his different forms. The paper focuses on some selected aspects of this problem, which are related to the phenomenological reduction and situated at the intersection point of two theses: Subjectivity is… Read more

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(Original title: Ľudské hodnoty, etika, udržateľnosť a kvalita života: teória a prax)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 675-685.

The article deals with human values and ethical aspects as related to the sustainability and quality of life. Sustainability and higher quality of life should not only mean the simple biological survival, reducing human being to a spiritless creature or a materialistic, pragmatic and/or technocratic construct. Being inspired by the ideal of humanism and influenced… Read more

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(Original title: Medzi „znovuzrodením“ a „smrťou človeka“ (K niektorým podobám vzťahu človeka a spoločnosti). I. časť : Od miznutia transcendentna ku kráľovstvu človeka)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 686-695.

First, the paper defines the basic characteristics of the historically prevailing conceptions of person; further it gives an outline of the current spiritual situation of the Western culture with its roots in humanist and Enlightenment tradition. It also shows the fortunes of humanist tradition from the Enlightenment to Romanticism and further to the… Read more

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(Original title: Kde začína a kde končí svet odpustenia?)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 696-703.

The paper aims at a closer view at the most important aspects of somewhat radical, but enlightening response of J. Derrida (1930 – 2004) to V. Jankélévich’s (1903 – 1985) approach to the problem of forgiveness, articulated as related to the ex-emption from the statue of limitations, concerning the crimes against humanity. The author focuses on two topics in the… Read more

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Scientific Life

(Original title: Konferencia mladých filozofov Budúcnosť filozofie)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 695.
(Original title: Prednáška Budúcnosť feministickej filozofie (H. Nagl-Docekal))
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 733.

A View beyond the Frontier

(Original title: The Existential Experience of One’s Own Death or The ‘Dispute’ of M. Heidegger and E. Levinas in the Eyes of Everyman)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 704-715.

The aim of the article is to investigate the relationship between the consciousness of one’s own death, of the death of others, as well as the mode of existence which is commonly called authentic in the existential philosophy. The core of the investigation is the ‘dispute’ of Martin Heidegger and Emanuel Levinas concerning death, which is complemented by the… Read more

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Round Table

(Original title: K čemu je dnes dobrá filosofie?)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 716-733.
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Discussions - Polemics

(Original title: Postoj k ľudským embryám)
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 734-739.
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(Original title: Inšpirácia k „novému čítaniu“ dejín (nielen) filozofie (E. Farkašová))
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 740-743.
(Original title: Naratívne interview ako špecifická cesta k skúmaniu rodu (Z. Kiczková a kol.))
Filozofia, 62 (2007), 8, 744-747.
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