Can We Communicate?

By |2019-09-24T13:41:51-05:00August 1st, 2014|Categories: Education, Friedrich Nietzsche, Tradition|

In 1990 the American philosopher Alasdair MacIntyre published Three Rival Versions of Moral Enquiry: Encyclopedia, Genealogy, Tradition.[1] The last chapter of this book is titled “Reconceiving the university and the lecture,” and it ends with a proposition: in academic discourse we should “introduce” ourselves before we start speaking. The introduction should be a statement [...]