Mezim It is to name the indiscernible, the generic set, and thus name the event that re-casts ontology in a new light. Nirenberg and Nirenberg write:. Eventideas of the multiple, ontology is mathematicsthe One is not, count-as-one. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Global Center for Advanced Ellogio.
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What individuates a set, therefore, is not an existential positive proposition, but other multiples whose properties i. Bartlett and Alex Ling; London: It is therefore, he continues, possible to think beyond the strictures of the relativistic constructible universe of language, by a process Cohen calls forcing. Statements consisting only of original research should be removed.
Badiou argues for resurrecting the practice of communism. Times of Riots and Uprisingstransl. Eventideas of the multiple, ontology is mathematicsthe One is not, count-as-one. This situation of being and the rupture which characterizes the event are thought in terms of set theoryand specifically Zermelo—Fraenkel set theory with the axiom of choiceto which Badiou accords a fundamental role in a manner quite distinct from the majority of either mathematicians or philosophers.
However, he continues, the dominations themselves are, whilst being amir concepts, not necessarily intrinsic to language and constructible thought; rather one can axiomatically define a domination — in the terms of mathematical ontology — as a set of conditions such that any condition outside the domination is dominated by at least one term inside the domination.
Views Read Edit View history. Verso, Rhapsody for the Theatretransl. Unusually for a contemporary European philosopher his work is increasingly being taken up by militants in countries like India, the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa. Please clean it up to conform to a higher standard of quality, and to make it neutral in tone.
This section possibly contains original research. It is to name the indiscernible, the generic set, and thus name the event that re-casts ontology in a new light. Verso, The Adventure of French Philosophytransl. The individual who chances to witness such an event, if he is faithful to what he has glimpsed, can then introduce the truth by naming it into worldly situations.
The structure of being thus secures the regime of the count-as-one. Badiou at once embraces the traditional modernist notion that truths are genuinely invariant always and everywhere the case, eternal and unchanging and the incisively postmodernist notion that truths are constructed through processes. According to Badiou, truth procedures proceed to infinity, such that faith elkgio outstrips knowledge.
ELOGIO DEL AMOR
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"Elogio del amor" de Alain Badiou