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Inside Zero Books #5: Žižek’s Parmenides

Oct 1st, 2016 | By

Early in Žižek’s book Less Than Nothing the popular philosopher turns to Parmenides in an effort to resuscitate both Plato and Descartes and thwart the trend of twentieth-century anti-Platonism, a trend which Žižek’s friend Badiou claims took six basic forms: Vitalist, Empiricist, Marxist, Existentialist, Christian, Heideggerian, and Democratic. Each of these is worth examining and

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