Daily Archives: June 11, 2014

Understanding The Mimetic Theory of Rene Girard

  Via (Shared Ignorance  site) The Mimetic Theory of Rene Girard, Part I. The Mimetic Theory of Rene Girard, Part II The Mimetic Theory of Rene Girard, Part III * The-mimetic-theory-of-rene-girard ( parts-I-III /PDF) —– The Vicious Circle of VIOLENCE/ … Continue reading

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The method behind thinking

In the Gorgias (475d), Socrates tells Polus to “submit [himself] nobly/bravely to the logos as to a doctor“. At the root of Socratic praxis is the therapeia of the soul. Once a vital truth has been uncovered, one must affirm … Continue reading

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