1. Russell Arben Fox (2013). Sonia Sikka , Herder on Humanity and Cultural Difference: Enlightened Relativism . Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 33 (2):155-157.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  2. Russell Arben Fox (2008). Activity and Communal Authority: Localist Lessons From Puritan and Confucian Communities. Philosophy East and West 58 (1):36-59.
    : Puritanism and Confucianism have little in common in terms of their substantive teachings, but they do share an emphasis on bounded, authoritative, localized human arrangements, and this profoundly challenges the dominant presumptions of contemporary globalization. It is not enough to say that these worldviews are ‘‘communitarian’’ alternatives to globalism, for that defines away what needs to be explained. This article compares the ontology of certain elements of the Puritan and Confucian worldviews, and, by focusing on the role of both (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  3. Russell Arben Fox (2001). Immanent Community: Herder, Taylor, and the Moral Possibilities of Modernity. Dissertation, The Catholic University of America
    This dissertation considers two thinkers who share the conviction that a basis for communal action can be realized immanently through the natural and historical elements of the human condition. The idea of a meaningful community arising from sources immanent to the activity of individuals is a provocative one, which challenges the often dualistic ontology at work in modernity. Charles Taylor presents this challenge by articulating an ontological ideal of communal progress towards "authenticity." He supports his ideal by developing arguments based (...)
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation