The Truthful and the Good: Essays in Honor of Robert Sokolowski (Contributions To Phenomenology)

The Truthful and the Good: Essays in Honor of Robert Sokolowski (Contributions To Phenomenology)


lbis quantity was once occasioned through the will of its members to honor Robert Sokolowski on his 60th birthday. the need first took fonn at the streets of an American city while numerous people, whereas attending a philosophy convention, have been bemoaning the shortcoming of ardour for doing philosophy as all of us conceived it. during this expression of our discontent all of us had a typical exemplar in brain, a person for whom the fervour for "the honest" and "the strong" is embodied in each sentence of his wealthy writings. Felicitously this very philosopher was once anyone whom we an regard as manifesting in his individual and existence those comparable houses which his writings express and pursue as luminous beliefs. consequently, John Brough, John Drummond, and that i got here up with the concept we carry our personal convention and do philosophy as we envisage it and whilst honor its finest exemplary practitioner whose 60th birthday used to be the next yr. instantly the belief took wings one of the handful ofus and the dreariness of that philosophy congress receded. the 1st activity of considering attainable audio system was once effortless. the difficulty of the venue for our symposium, what i admire to name the "Sokofest," needed to be made up our minds, in addition to the main points of its recognition.

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