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What does Bachelard mean by rationalisme appliqué?

Dossier: Bachelard and the Concept of Problematic


by / RP 173 (May/Jun 2012) / Article, Bachelard and the Concept of Problematic, Dossier

While Bachelard’s Rationalisme appliqué can readily be translated as Applied Rationalism, neither the French nor the English are very revealing of the position being advocated. In particular one would be led very far astray if one were to think of rationalism as a philosophical position which suggests that knowledge can be logically deduced from first principles that …


DOSSIER: Bachelard and the Concept of Problematic

by , and / 2012 / Web Content

This dossier is the result of discussion following Patrice Maniglier’s contribution to ‘The Concept of Problem’, the second day of the first Workshop in the AHRC-funded research project, ‘Transdisciplinarity and the Humanities: Problems, Methods, Histories, Concepts’, organized by the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, at Dorich House, …


55 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 055 (Summer 1990) / Reviews

Michèle Le Doeuff, The Philosophical Imaginary Mary Tiles

Nicholas Costello, Jonathan Michie and Seumas Milne, Beyond the Casino Economy: Planning for the 1990’s Kevin Magill

Rita Felski, Beyond Feminist Aesthetics: Feminist Literature and Social Change Christine Battersby

Judith Dupont, ed., The Clinical Diary of Sandor Ferenczi David Macey

Peter Sloterdijk, Critique of Cynical Reason Peter …