Heroism and Magnanimity: The Post-Modern Form of Self-Conscious Agent - The Aquinas Lecture for 2019 (Hardback)Robert Brandom (author)
Hardback 85 Pages / Published: 30/04/2019
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Demonstrates that Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit points the way to a new, post-modern form of normativity, and so self-consciousness. The lecture shows that its practical aspect is a magnanimous form of agency exercised by self-conscious individuals, who thereby create a new kind of recognitive community structured by rationalising recollection in the form of confession, forgiveness, and trust.
Publisher: Marquette University Press
Number of pages: 85
Dimensions: 178 x 115 mm
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