All about Contradictions

Michi Knecht & Ingo H. Warnke (SprecherIn des GRK | Spokespersons of RTG)

06/02/2022 4:15 pm 7:00 pm

U Bremen GRA 2 0030

Hintergrundliteratur | Background Readings

Angehrn, Emil. 2004. Widerspruch. In Ritter, Joachim, Karlfried Gründer & Gottfried Gabriel (eds.), Historisches Wörterbuch der Philosophie 12, 687–699. Darmstadt: WBG.

Horn, Laurence R. 2018. Contradiction. In Zalta, Edward N. (ed.), The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Stanford: Stanford University. https://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2018/entries/contradiction/ (18.05.2022).

Peckhaus, Volker. 2004. Widerspruchsfreiheit. In Ritter, Joachim, Karlfried Gründer & Gottfried Gabriel (eds.), Historisches Wörterbuch der Philosophie 12, 700–703. Darmstadt: WBG.

Weiss, Heinz. 2004. Widerstand. In Ritter, Joachim, Karlfried Gründer & Gottfried Gabriel (eds.), Historisches Wörterbuch der Philosophie 12, 703–714. Darmstadt: WBG.

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idea of democratic critique

“If you think that acts of contradicting someone always need to point to better solutions, you haven’t really understood the idea of democratic critique.”

Martin Nonhoff
decolonial scholarship

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interstice

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driver

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