La democracia es la necesidad de doblegarse de vez en cuando a las opiniones de los demás (W. Churchill)
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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo VIII. Interpretación, teoría, razón

ABSTRACT Today, we are going to talk about the first part of chapter VIII “Interpretación, teoría y razón” (“Interpretation, theory, reason”). In the beginning of this chapter, Marías says that … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. La realidad de la vida humana (II)

 ABSTRACT Today’s review is about the second part of chapter VII (Human life reality – “La realidad de la vida humana”). In this part, Marías expounds his own definition of “my own life”: Marías … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. “La realidad de la vida humana”

 ABSTRACT Today, we are going to try to understand what Julián Marías wants to tell us in the first part of chapter VII (Human life reality – “La realidad de la vida humana”). In this part, … [Leer más...]

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Conversaciones. Capítulo VI. La experiencia de la realidad (II)

ABSTRACT Chapter VI, part II: “La experiencia de la realidad” (“The experience of reality”). In this part, Marías puts forward the next idea: distinguishing between life (in general) and my life … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo VI. La experiencia de la realidad

ABSTRACT Today, we are going to analyze the first part of chapter VI: “La experiencia de la realidad” (“The experience of reality”). In this part, Marías wonders himself: ¿how could I know my … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo V. Persona y yo (II)

ABSTRACT Chapter V, part II: “Persona y yo” (“Person and I”). In the beginning of this chapter, Marías insists on the person as an irreplaceable and unequivocal being. Moreover, he emphasizes … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo V. Persona y yo

ABSTRACT Chapter V, part I: “Persona y yo” (“Person and I”). In Marías opinion, “the person” is one of the most difficult matters in the history of philosophy. The author begins this chapter … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo 4. La creación y la nada (II)

  ABSTRACT Chapter IV, part II: “La Creación y la nada” (“The Creation and nothingness”). In this part, Marías tells us that each person is an irreducible being, a “radical innovation”. For him, … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo 4. La creación y la nada

ABSTRACT Chapter IV, part I: “La Creación y la nada” (“The Creation and nothingness”). In this chapter, Marías emphasizes the concept of “Creation” which, from his point of view, is a … [Leer más...]

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Conversaciones. Capítulo 3. De los dioses a Dios (II)

ABSTRACT Chapter 3 “De los dioses a Dios” (“From gods to God”), Part II. As we said last week, reasonable thought replaced Greek polytheism with the concept of a philosophical god. However, Marías … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo 3. De los dioses a Dios

ABSTRACT Today, we are going to talk about the first part of chapter III: “De los dioses a Dios” (“From gods to God”). In the beginning of this chapter Marías states that, every time we talk … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo 2. Los dos mundos (2ª parte)

 ABSTRACT Today, we are going to talk about the second part of chapter II “Los dos mundos” (“The two worlds”). In part I, Julián Marías told us that there is only one world that we cannot divide in … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Capítulo 2. Los dos mundos (1ª parte)

ABSTRACT In the following lines, we will think about the first part of Chapter II: “The two worlds”. In the beginning of this chapter, Marías asserts that the first rational interpretation of … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. La visión responsable (I)

 ABSTRACT In this chapter, Julián Marías explains us what philosophy is: philosophy is “the responsible vision”, which consists in a change of perspective. Marías also thinks that philosophy is … [Leer más...]

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CONVERSACIONES. Presentación de Antropología Metafísica de Julián Marías a modo de seminario

 ABSTRACT  This blog wants to share different experiences and concepts about the relationship between Faith and Reason. The book “Antropología Metafísica” (Metaphysical Anthropology), written by … [Leer más...]