publication . Article . 2020

Universalisation and Foundation of Ethics. The Pragmatic Transcendental Approach of K. O. Apel

Borrelli, Michele;
Open Access Italian
  • Published: 31 Mar 2020 Journal: Disputatio. Philosophical Research Bulletin (issn: 2254-0601, Copyright policy)
Abstract
Transcendental pragmatics are defined by Karl–Otto Apel as the third paradigm of first philosophy. The first paradigm refers to the philosophy of being (Aristotle), the second paradigm to the philosophy of the subject (Kant), the third paradigm to the philosophy of intersubjectivity, or rather to the paradigm of discursive communication. The discourse, structurally interpreted as an ethical instance, becomes the place of foundation and legitimation of norms. Unlike relativistic approaches in philosophy, Apel's transcendental pragmatic ethics find their (ultimate) foundation in ethical discourse that structures the argumentation itself. Evidently, we are talking ...
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free text keywords: Paradigm, First Philosophy, Communication, Ethics, Intersubjectivity, Solipsism, Paradigm, First Philosophy, Communication, Ethics, Intersubjectivity, Solipsism
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