Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Search  
 
Identity: Two objects are never identical. Identity is a single object, to which may be referred to with two different terms. The fact that two descriptions mean a single object may be discovered only in the course of an investigation.

_____________
Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.

 
Author Item Excerpt Meta data

 
Books on Amazon
XIII 79
Identity/Idealism/Adorno: I refer to the essence of idealism and also to the idealistic side in Kant as a thought of identity, that is, the thinking, which believes that everything that is can be deduced from a unified principle.
---
XIII 80
What is decisive is that this uniform principle must always be a subject, even if it is also in a fluctuating sense. Identity thinking actually means to demand for as much as the primacy of subjectivity.


_____________
Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.
Idealism


> Counter arguments against Idealism
> Counter arguments in relation to Identity



> Suggest your own contribution | > Suggest a correction | > Export as BibTeX Datei
 
Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-07-27