Call for Papers

Aretè. International Journal of Philosophy, Human & Social Sciences, N. 4

Monothematic issue:

Dialectic. The different meanings of a theoretical, historical and political concept

edited by

Andrea Gentile (professore associato di “Filosofia teoretica” presso l’Università degli Studi “Guglielmo Marconi”, Roma)
Tommaso Valentini (professore associato di “Filosofia politica” presso l’Università degli Studi “Guglielmo Marconi”, Roma)

Possible Topics include (but are not limited)

  • Plato’s dialectic: historiography and interpretations
  • Dialectic in medieval scholastic and “baroque scholasticism”
  • Kant’s transcendental dialectic: critical interpretations
  • J.G. Fichte and the dialectic in German idealistic philosophy
  • Hegel and the dialectic as Aufhebung: critical interpretations
  • Schleiermacher: dialectic and hermeneutics
  • Dialectic in Marxist philosophy
  • Dialectic in European and Anglo-American idealism of the early twentieth century
  • Epistemological critiques of dialectic’s concept
  • The complex relationship between history, politics and dialectic

Submission policy

All submitted papers (for the double blind peer review) must be unpublished and must not have been simultaneously submitted to other journals for evaluation. Every paper must contain a brief English abstract and four or five English keywords.

The length of paper should not exceed 70,000 characters.

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The papers must be sent to the three following e-mails:

Deadline: 30 July 2018