Category: Research

2018 SRS Los Angeles conference (Fri, Nov 2 – Sun, Nov 4)

The conference will begin on Friday evening with an informal dinner. More details on this will follow at a later date. In advance of the conference, please bear in mind the following: 1.       Your paper should be no more than 20 minutes long. For a native English speaker, this comes to about 3000 words when …

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Ricoeur and Castoriadis in Discussion On Human Creation, Historical Novelty, and the Social Imaginary

Ricoeur and Castoriadis in Discussion On Human Creation, Historical Novelty, and the Social Imaginary, edited by Suzi Adams, is now available. Read it here. Please follow and like us:

Dries Deweer’s new book Ricoeur’s Personalist Republicanism is out!

Dries Deweer’s new book Ricoeur’s Personalist Republicanism: On Personhood and Citizenship has been published with Rowman and Littlefield. Find it here or on Amazon.com       ISBN-9781498552875 Please follow and like us:

Digital Ricoeur now on Website

The digitalricoeur.org link to many of Paul Ricoeur’s work is now on our website. Thank you, George, Fernando and Michael for making this project happen! Please follow and like us:

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Études Ricoeuriennes / Ricoeur Studies has just published its latest issue

Read it now We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our web site to review articles and items of interest. Thanks for the continuing interest in our work. Editorial Direction: Eileen BRENNAN and Jean-Luc AMALRIC Études Ricoeuriennes / Ricoeur Studies Vol 8, No 1 (2017) Table of Contents http://ricoeur.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/ricoeur/issue/view/16 …

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Maureen Junker-Kenny (2016) RELIGION AND PUBLIC REASON

Maureen Junker-Kenny (2016) RELIGION AND PUBLIC REASON:A Comparison of the Positions of John Rawls, Jürgen Habermas and Paul Ricoeur This book compares three approaches to public reason and to the public space accorded to religions: the liberal platform of an overlapping consensus proposed by John Rawls, Jürgen Habermas’s discourse ethical reformulation of Kant’s universalism and …

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The Graduate Essay Competition from the 2016 Society for Ricoeur Studies Conference

Dear Colleagues. It is my pleasure to announce the winner of the Graduate Essay Competition from the 2016 Society for Ricoeur Studies Conference. Cristina Vendra (Università degli studi di Chieti, Italy / École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, France) has won for her paper “Reconfiguring the social bond: Paul Ricœur’s phenomenology of imagination across …

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Congratulation to the Society members!

This coming fall Ricoeur scholar Ernst Wolff will be assuming a faculty position in the philosophy department at the Catholic University of Leuven, teaching contemporary continental philosophy.  Ernst currently teaches at the University of Pretoria in South Africa. He has been a frequent participant in Ricoeur conferences in the U.S. and Europe. Geoffrey Dierckxsens has …

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Music, Time, and Its Other by Roger Savage

Music, Time, and Its Other: Aesthetic Reflections on Finitude, Temporality, and Alterity Read it now Please follow and like us:

What Ricoeur Can Teach Us About the French Election

Don’t miss “The Fragility of Politics: What Paul Ricoeur Can Teach Us About the French Election,” Robert Zaretsky, Los Angeles Review of Books, May 7, 2017 (article link here). The author, Robert Zaretsky, is the history editor at LARB. Please follow and like us:

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