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Arendt, Stiegler en die lewe van die gees
(Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2012-03)
The founding manifesto of Ars Industrialis commits the members of the association to a new "industrial politics of the spirit". The manifesto makes it clear that "spirit" is meant to refer to Hannah Arendt's conception of ...
The formation of the self : Nietzsche and complexity
(Philosophical Society of South Africa., 2002)
The purpose of this article is to examine the relationship between the formation of the self and the worldly horizon within which this self achieves its meaning. Our inquiry takes place from two perspectives: the first ...
The world as the "Beyond" in politics
(Rodopi Pubblishers, 2012-06)
In this essay, I consider transcendence in relation to politics. Following Hannah Arendt, I argue that a necessary condition for politics is a concern with a common world. The world in this sense is the common interest ...
Amor fati, amor mundi : Nietzsche and Arendt on overcoming modernity
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-03)
The purpose of this thesis twofold: first, to develop an account of modernity as a “loss of the world” which also entails the “death” of the human as a meaningful philosophical, political or moral category, and second, to ...