10 found
Order:
  1.  64
    Philosophy and the Multi-Cultural Context of (Post)Apartheid South Africa.W. L. van der Merwe - 1996 - Ethical Perspectives 3 (2):76-90.
    Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu is the Zulu version of a traditional African aphorism . Although with considerable loss of culture-specific meaning, it can be translated as: “A human being is a human being through other human beings.” Still, its meaning can be interpreted in various ways of which I would like to highlight only two, in accordance with the grammar of the central concept ‘Ubuntu’ which denotes both a state of being and one of becoming.Firstly, it can be interpreted as a (...)
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  2. African Philosophy and Multiculturalism.W. L. Van der Merwe - 1997 - South African Journal of Philosophy 16 (3):73-78.
  3.  12
    Liberalism, Communitarianism and the Project of Self.W. L. van der Merwe & C. Jonker - 2001 - South African Journal of Philosophy 20 (3-4):271-290.
    In this article the authors seek to conceptualize a dynamic and inclusive understanding of personal identity within multicultural democracies such as South Africa, which will draw on both the liberal and communitarian traditions' respect for the project of self. A preliminary lay out for such a project emerges from a literature survey of recent, primarily South African publications on identity and culture, and it suggests that selfhood depends on: a) virtues, cultivated within cooperative communities which allow for effective freedom; b) (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  4.  7
    Cultural Relativism and the Recognition of Cultural Differences.W. L. van der Merwe - 1999 - South African Journal of Philosophy 18 (3):313-330.
  5. Justice, Law and Philosophy: An Interview with Jacques Derrida.P. Cilliers, W. van der Merwe & J. Degenaar - 1999 - South African Journal of Philosophy 18 (3):279-286.
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  6. Looking Beyond?: Shifting Views of Transcendence in Philosophy, Theology, Art, and Politics.Wessel Stoker & W. van der Merwe (eds.) - 2012 - Rodopi.
    Philosophy : historical approaches -- Contemporary philosophy -- Philosophical theology -- Christian theology -- Politics -- Art.
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  7. Die Kerk Onder Die Dorslandtrekkers.W. P. Van der Merwe - 1946 - Hts Theological Studies 3 (1/2):1-24.
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  8. Facing the Challenges of Diversity: A Reflection on the Role of Philosophy in South Africa Today.W. L. Van der Merwe - 1994 - South African Journal of Philosophy 13 (4):190-198.
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  9. Language, Lifeworld and (Inter) Subjectivity: The Deep Springs of Mundanity in Human Co-Existence: Moral Sense, Empathy, Solidarity, Communication, Intersubjective Grounding.W. L. Van Der Merwe - 1996 - Analecta Husserliana 48:349-366.
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  10. » The Contextuality of Philosophy: From African Philosophy to Multiculturalism «.Willem Lodewikus Van der Merwe - 2002 - In Claude Sumner & Samuel Wolde Yohannes (eds.), Perspectives in African Philosophy: An Anthology on "Problematics of an African Philosophy: Twenty Years After, 1976-1996". Addis Ababa University.