For Sloterdijk, the very idea of religion is a myth, and so is the humanist idea of humanity: both of them depend on an over-valuation of metaphysical opinions (about such topics as God, truth and ...
維特根斯坦式的理論家和科學主義者。維式理論家和科學主義者都主張人類的獨特在於我們的心智和語言。科學主義者將對心智的研究等同於對大腦的研究,他們偏好借助認知科學來理解人類的心智。科學主義者將「概念」或「意義」視為我們信念的基本單位。只要我們捕捉到概念的精准定義,那麼概念困惑自然會得到解決。而維式理論家認為,只有通過人類的社會實踐(文化)才能理解我們的「心智」。他們不贊同將心智或語言分解為東...
So what changed? Why did religious freedom come to the West? Why did Locke and Voltaire become heroes of religious freedom, but not Castellio? The answer lies in fundamental institutional changes t...
My own way of dividing the 'truthers' and the 'post-truthers' is in terms of whether one plays by the rules of the current knowledge game or one tries to change the rules of the...
When products and interfaces are persuasive, engaging, and maybe even psychologically manipulative, they haven’t been designed with empathy. They’ve been designed to be so user-friendly that they...