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  • Filozofia dramatu Józefa Tischnera jako antropologiczna wykładnia relacji człowiek-Bóg 

    Jurga, Jarosław (2022)
    Zadaniem realizowanym przez niniejszą dysertację jest przedstawienie antropologicznej refleksji ks. Józefa Tischnera, w której człowiek ukazany jest jako podmiot dramatyczny. Modelowym przykładem dramatu jest dramat człowieka ...
  • Challenging Habermas’ Practical Discourse to Justify the Rights of Animals 

    Nowak, Ewa; Ciereszko, Kinga; Dłużewicz, Alicja; Napiwodzka, Karolina (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    The article is about to challenge Habermas’ practical discourse approach and to explore its potentials for the justification of animal rights. Firstly, the classic concepts of agential features are discussed to examine ...
  • The Idea of a Global History of Philosophy 

    Skirbekk, Gunnar (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    In this paper I assume, by definition, that philosophers are arguing, first and foremost concerning their own validity claims, but now and then also concerning claims or presuppositions presented by other thinkers, and ...
  • Some Problematic Philosophical Implications of the Thomas Theorem 

    Aleksandrowicz, Dariusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    Despite of its wide recognition in the social sciences, the Thomas theorem lacks clarity and finds its expression in diverging statements. A sound core of the theorem is blurred by notions these statements consist of. ...
  • The Application of Metaphysical Principles to the Empirical World. A Brief Reconstruction of the Core of Kant’s Doctrine of Right 

    Wyrębska-Đermanović, Ewa (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    The rediscovery of Kant’s Doctrine of Right resulted in many attempts to apply Kant’s position to current affairs. This research often faces the problem of defining clear borders of what in Kant’s texts needs to be ...
  • A Civic Ethics in Kant? 

    Pinzani, Alessandro (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    The paper investigates whether there is space in Kant’s practical thought for juridical morality and for political virtues. To this end, we will first discuss the Doctrine of Method of the second Critique and consider ...
  • The Antinomies of Practical Reason 

    Guyer, Paul (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    The official antinomy in the Transcendental Dialectic of the Critique of Practical Reason concerns the highest good. But the entire Transcendental Analytic of the first half of the Critique also concerns an antinomy, ...
  • Die Moral der Exekutive. Das Charisma der guten Politik und eine ‚Fichteanische‘ Gefährdung im modernen Institutionenstaat 

    Adolphi, Rainer (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    As a structural problem of the normative dimension of contemporary societies, the article shows that increasing real justice deficits go hand in hand with high political expectations of ‘justice’, while on the other ...
  • Etyka i pasja w pracy naukowca 

    Madalińska-Michalak, Joanna ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    The paper focuses on the issues of ethics and passion in the work of a scientist. The growing interest in ethical issues within science is linked to the changes we are currently experiencing and the increasing sensitivity ...
  • Wolność i słabość woli u Donalda Davidsona 

    Maciaszek, Janusz ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    In the paper I present Donald Davidson’s solution of the problem of freedom against the background of his complex philosophical system. In spite of the fact that freedom understood as anomality was justified by Davidson ...
  • Leszek Kołakowski o racjonalizmie. Analiza krytyczna 

    Kleszcz, Ryszard ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    Leszek Kołakowski (1927–2009) was a thinker whose reflection was at the beginning associated with Marxism, anthropocentrism, anti-absolutism and a radically secular attitude. At the same time, from the very beginning ...
  • Czym jest filozofia? Rola filozofii w kulturze 

    Piórczyński, Józef (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    Achieving great results, science and its ideological form, scientism, cannot eliminate philosophy from culture. The loss of cognitive, emotive and existential value and actuality puts an end to every philosophy with its ...
  • Powściągliwość myślenia 

    Kędziora, Krzysztof ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    In the article, I postulate a „philosophical modesty”. I elaborate on its understanding in the works of Jürgen Habermas and John Rawls. I reconstruct conditions („postmetaphysical thinking” and „reasonable pluralism”) ...
  • Debata Habermasa z Rortym o uzasadnianiu i prawdzie 

    Szubka, Tadeusz ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    Jürgen Habermas and Richard Rorty share many philosophical commitments. However, their ways have parted when Habermas has begun to emphasize the essential or internal connection between justification and truth, and ...
  • Kłopoty z demokracją dziś 

    Szahaj, Andrzej (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    The text is devoted to the problems of today democracy. Author tries to identify several of them. Very important are those which are connected with lack of liberal component in democracy (phenomenon of so called „unliberal ...
  • Miejsce szczęścia w Kantowskiej antropologii moralnej 

    Miksa, Joanna ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    In my paper I propose to analyse the problem of happiness in Kantian philosophy by taking into consideration the anthropological perspective. I undertake to show that contrary to what is often said about Kant, he respected ...
  • Problem zła u Kanta 

    Pieniążek, Paweł ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    Kant consequently achieved the moral subjectivation of evil, referring it solely to human will and to the moral law established by it. The article shows, however, the difficulties with explaining the possibility of evil ...
  • Kant i Hippel, czyli obywatelskość jako wartość 

    Miodoński, Leon (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    This article deals with the comparative approach of two philosophers of the German Enlightenment Immanuel Kant and Theodor Gottlieb von Hippel in the context of socio- political issues, primarily civil society, civil ...
  • Rozum i Pismo. Cud, objawienie i interpretacja Biblii w filozofii Christiana Wolffa 

    Banaszkiewicz, Artur ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    This analytical and reconstructive paper discusses the issues of a miracle and of revelation in Christian Wolff’s rationalistic philosophy. The article comprises three major parts: in the first one I introduce Wolff’s ...
  • Porządek dobroczynności w etyce Tomasza z Akwinu 

    Galewicz, Włodzimierz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2021)
    This paper aims to provide a contribution to the perennial discussion on ranking of our duties to help others by analyzing Thomas Aquinas’s conception of the order of beneficence. After outlining Aquinas’s notion of ...

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