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In this contribution, Günter Abel’s general theory of signs and interpretation is illustrated in terms of the following aspects: 1. goals; 2. concept of interpretation and model of interpretational relations; 3. concept of sign and model of sign relations; 4. interpretational practice; 5. consolidation and basic aspects of the approach; 6. features...
This paper deals with some pivotal conditions of inventive symbolization in the arts. Given that the understanding of artworks, just as the understanding of all kinds of signs, is bound to practices of interpretation, these practices can be conceived as the basis on which the potentiality space for creative uses of signs is grounded. The purpose of...
[EN] This article deals with the possibility to find an identity-establishing political framework that gives space to cultural diversity and exceeds in a normative as well as institutional respect the model of passive tolerance defended by the procedural liberalism. Leaving behind the antithesis of liberalism and nationalism, we show some aporias t...
The problem of how liberty can coherently be conceived is deeply anchored in Kant's critical works and strictly relates with each other epistemology, ethics, aesthetics and the teleological interpretation of nature. This article gives an outline of the different conceptions of liberty developed by Kant and investigates them in the light of how to t...