Richard Rorty's possibility of soidarity out of the Kantian game

Camcı, Cihan


Güneri Söğüt, Gizem Deniz (University of Zagreb, Faculty of Architecture, 2020-01-01)
This text visits and manifests the critical utopianism embedded in the praxis of Peter Cook, within which resides a promising mode of architectural thinking based on reflexive inquiries rather than absolute and closed utopias. It aims to revert questions that link utopia and spatial determinism towards questions that revolve around utopian methodologies that become trainings of architectural imagination.
Robert McColl Millar, System collapse, system rebirth: The demonstrative pronouns of English 900–1350 and the birth of the definite article. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2000. Pp. 371
Sönmez, Margaret Jeanne M. (2002-07-01)
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C. Camcı, “Richard Rorty’s possibility of soidarity out of the Kantian game,” Middle East Technical University, 1999.