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By Frank Chouraqui

ISBN-10: 0823254119

ISBN-13: 9780823254118

Friedrich Nietzsche and Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Chouraqui argues, are associated via how they conceive the query of fact. even supposing either thinkers criticize the normal thought of fact as objectivity, they either locate that rejecting it doesn't remedy the matter. what's it in our usual lifestyles that gave upward push to the concept of truth?

The resolution to that question is threefold. First, Nietzsche and Merleau-Ponty either suggest a family tree of “truth” during which to exist ability to make implicit fact claims. moment, either search to get better the preobjective floor from which fact as an faulty inspiration arose. ultimately, this try out at restoration leads either thinkers to ontological issues relating to how we needs to conceive of a being whose constitution makes it possible for the lifestyles of the assumption truthfully. In end, Chouraqui means that either thinkers’ investigations of the query of fact make them conceive of being because the means of self-falsification during which indeterminate being offers itself as determinate.

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