Sloterdijk’s concern in Spheres is the same as every German philosopher since Kant: What is humanity in the condition of modernity? That is to. An epic project in both size and purview, Peter Sloterdijk’s three-volume, page Spheres is the late-twentieth-century bookend to Heidegger’s Being and. Bubbles: Spheres Volume 1 – Microspherology. January 5, Share on twitter · Share on facebook · Share on linkedin · Share on whatsapp · Share on mail.

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Spheres are above all expressions or institutions of love. References to this work on external resources. If philosophy has a place in this world, it looks like this. To this end, Sloterdijk crafts absolutely beautiful passages about sound coming through the medium of the womb dpheres extends to the songs of the nursery to form an original musicality of the human soul.

For more bubbels see the Common Knowledge help page. And he does this without calling for the uncritical readoption of a pre-modern religiosity or by succumbing to tasteless, New Age pseudo-spirituality some puzzling words of admiration for the deplorable mountebank Osho in one interview notwithstandingbut by permitting the spirit of the past to breathe into and reanimate the present.


Bubbles: Spheres I

Jan 25, Sara Renberg rated it it was amazing. The result is that reading Bubbles: Kyle Dugdale spheree – Utopian Studies 25 1: Peter Sloterdijk – – Multitudes What is “inside” belongs to one distinction What is humanity without the predictable cycles of the quasi-natural, communal lifeworld, and without the unquestioned legitimacy of the social, spiritual, and aesthetic hierarchies that once regulated that lifeworld?

From my review on LA Review of Books: Open Preview See a Problem? See the other authors section. Rejecting the century’s predominant philosophical focus on temporality, Sloterdijk, a self-described “student of the air,” reinterprets the history of Western metaphysics as an inherently spatial and immunological project, from the discovery of self to the exploration of world to the poetics of plurality.

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Sep 15, Leonardo marked it as to-keep-ref. Kennan Ferguson – forthcoming – Theory and Event 15 4. Aug 29, Joshua Mostafa rated it really liked it. To ask other sphfres questions about Bubblesplease sign up. Sloterdijk describes humanity at the end of this process: Simon Jobson rated it really liked it Oct 20, Wat is het meer dan een spitsvondige manier om de eisen van een dogmatisch geloof te verzoenen met die van de ratio?

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But maybe that is the point, to look closely past surface meanings. The centrality of this theme allows Sloterdijk to posit a fundamental state for the formation of the human soul that predates any kind of conscious self in an animating and immunizing sphere.

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Bubbles: Spheres I by Peter Sloterdijk

Added to PP index Total downloads 5of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 2of 2, How can I increase my downloads? Return to Book Page. Since he has published many philosophical works, including the Critique of Cynical Reason. But I believe Sloterdijk successfully puts to rest the notion that we are essentially isolated beings in a field of meaningless objects, and puts in its place a way to conceive of human existence as incumbent upon highly convoluted and delicate systems of augmentation, nurturing, and growth.

Treats sexual intimacy like a very minor aspect of intimacy. Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist. I shall pursue the reading into Volumes 2 and 3, but so far Microspherologg have to say I find his ideas useful but not “Deleuzian” enough for my taste, although he claims to draw on Deleuze’s work.