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The Brexit vote is not legally binding

Everything I’ve read about the chaos now of the Brexit vote pertains to coping with the result. I’ve seen nothing in the leading press that indicates
Gary E. Davis
Jun 24, 2016

Critique and communication: Philosophy's missions

A conversation with Jürgen Habermas ... Gary E. __________________________________________the interview link for those without embedded link
Gary E. Davis
Oct 17, 2015

Habermas and Taylor receive humanities "Nobel" prize

https://www.facebook.com/Habermas/posts/1693993734164201 If you wonder why I title the Facebook posting "Intelligence of Earth," well, it's a long story, but
Gary Davis
Aug 11, 2015

What is intelligibility?

How is that best understood philosophically? A recent subscriber, Gonzalo Scivoletto, in Argentina, indicated to me that he works “on Habermas and Karl-Otto
Gary E. Davis
Jan 12, 2015

Drawing thought beyond transcendentalism

through constructive engagement: from Habermas through Sen to Nussbaum and now, The News The current issue of Philosophy & Social Criticism is a special issue
Gary E. Davis
Dec 22, 2014

"The Jewish Exiles Return to Germany" by JH

article by Habermas: http://tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/186720/habermas-jewish-exiles-germany
Gary E. Davis
Nov 13, 2014

Video of "Transnationalization of Democracy" lecture

Habermas's Princeton lecture, May 1 2014: "Transnationalization of Democracy: a European Eperiment" https://www.facebook.com/Habermas/posts/1491253524438224
Gary E. Davis
May 23, 2014

Habermas and truth

"Habermas and truth"* October 2003, I did a careful series of discussions which I would have revised soon afterward, if revising postings were possible. But
Gary E. Davis
Mar 22, 2014

Reason: reflexivity and rationalization

"Reason: reflexivity and rationalization" * Habermas's sociocentric approach to reason is complex, ultimately paradoxical, but fascinating to examine. This
Gary E. Davis
Mar 20, 2014

On “Norms and Values: On Hilary Putnam's Kantian Pragmatism”

"In virtue of ethical pragmatics" * My discussion is a close reading of Habermas's essay from Truth and Justification (MIT 2003), pp. 213-35. It renders an
Gary E. Davis
Mar 19, 2014

Ghost of Derrida / "pragmatic virtue ethics"?

If you're familiar with the "Detranscendentalization" essay, you might recall that there are two kinds of "triangulation" examined (Gadamerian textuality as
Gary E. Davis
Mar 12, 2014

Habermas' "...Detranscendentalized ?Use of Reason??

I would enjoy discussing this essay with anyone who has thought through it entirely. In particular, I'm interested in JH's discussion of Davidson in a later
Gary E. Davis
Mar 12, 2014

imperialism in the EU? I don't think so.

Larry,  I hate imperialism, of course.  But you may dislike my lack of worry about it.  The notion of imperialism is premised on the preexistence of a
Gary E. Davis
Feb 23, 2014

Re: A Decisive Moment: between family and neighbor

Gary, as I may have said before, from a Left perspective I view the mission-creep of the EU with great trepidation. We all know of Putin's
Larry O'Hara
Feb 23, 2014

A Decisive Moment: between family and neighbor

In a speech to the Ukranian nation, Acting President Oleksander Turchinov said today that “We [want] a truly equitable and good-neighborly” relation with
Gary E. Davis
Feb 23, 2014
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