publication . Article . 2020

Discourse ethics as ethics relative to institutions

Scivoletto, Gonzalo;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 31 Mar 2020 Journal: Disputatio. Philosophical Research Bulletin (issn: 2254-0601, Copyright policy)
Abstract
The present work aims to point out some possible tasks for the Karl-Otto Apel´s discourse ethics today. Such tasks may concentrate on the need for a theory of the institutionalization of practical discourse, as a form of socially realized practical rationality. The question that has to be answered is what frame conditions should be found in the discourse so that it can be put into practice and what political-institutional effects it can produce in the context of really existing institutions. Starting with Gehlen and Luhmann -although to a lesser extent-, Apel interprets institutions as systems of self-affirmation that, on the one hand, free the subjects from the...
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free text keywords: Institutions, Discourse, Application, Democracy, Critique, Institutions, Discourse, Application, Democracy, Critique
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