David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy 13 (2):291-298 (2009)
This paper explores the way in which the art of weaving, as it is initially presented in Plato’s Statesman, serves to configure both the fundamental character ofdiscourse and the limit experience of discourse for Plato. The problem that arises in relation to this configuration pertains to the possible unity of discourse (and with it the acquisition of knowledge). In relation to the hermeneutics of Hans-Georg Gadamer and his reading of Plato, it is argued that the unity of discourse follows “the arithmos structure of the logos” with its distinctive dialectical character. It is concluded that this character expresses the finitude of knowing in which oppositions remain in tension
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Elize Bisanz (2002). The Abstract Structure of the Aesthetic Sign. Sign Systems Studies 30 (2):707-721.
Helier J. Robinson (1992). A Discourse on the Good. Journal of Value Inquiry 26 (3):409-416.
Francisco J. Gonzalez (2006). Dialectic and Dialogue in the Hermeneutics of Paul Ricœur and H.G. Gadamer. Continental Philosophy Review 39 (3):313-345.
Peter McCormick (1983). Fictional States of Affairs and Literary Discourse. Grazer Philosophische Studien 19:163-178.
H. J. Verkuyl & C. F. M. Vermeulen (1996). Shifting Perspectives in Discourse. Linguistics and Philosophy 19 (5):503 - 526.
Rob McCormack (2008). Philosophical Writing: Prefacing as Professing. Educational Philosophy and Theory 40 (7):832-855.
Allan Back (2011). Avicennas Hermeneutics. Vivarium 49 (1-3):9-25.
Bruce Haddox (1982). Questioning Polanyi's Meaning: A Response to Ronald Hall. Zygon 17 (1):19-24.
Katerina Bantinaki (2011). Weaving a Nominalist Conception of Nature, Science and Art. Metascience 20 (3):565-568.
Heta Pyrhönen (2008). Ways of Keeping Love Alive. Sign Systems Studies 36 (1):49-69.
Dominic Abrams & Michael A. Hogg (1990). The Context of Discourse: Let's Not Throw Out the Baby with the Bathwater. Philosophical Psychology 3 (2 & 3):219 – 225.
Livia Polanyi, Martin van den Berg & David Ahn (2003). Discourse Structure and Sentential Information Structure. An Initial Proposal. Journal of Logic, Language and Information 12 (3):337-350.
Kieran Bonner (2009). A Dialogical Exploration of the Grey Zone of Health and Illness: Medical Science, Anthropology, and Plato on Alcohol Consumption. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 30 (2):81-103.
Added to index2011-01-09
Total downloads7 ( #198,560 of 1,140,268 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #142,694 of 1,140,268 )
How can I increase my downloads?