Query : Tyranny and submission
- Ciccone, Albert1
- Francis Larran1
- Giampaolo Gravina1
- Lucas Thorpe 1
- Classical Studies1
- History, Philosophy and Sociology of Sciences1
The sources of the tyrannic link
‘titrebSummary’/titrebThe sources of tyranny are explored in child areas of tyranny, but also in children and tyrans. Tyranny is archaic logic intertwined with oesdipian logic. It is evolving in an anal world. For tyran, it consists of destroying an internal object of that which he submits in order...
Qutb and Aquinas on Divine Law and the Limits of the State
In the first half of this paper I examine the importance of peace as an ideal in the liberal tradition. I begin by tracing the evolution of this ideal through the works of Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau and Kant, showing how the idea that relations between human beings should not be based upon force lies a...
Pisistrate au Lycée ou le temps de Cronos retrouvé
According to Aristotle in The Athenian Constitution, XVI, 7, the Athenians would have lived under Pisistratus as in Kronos days. Aristotle’s choice to associate the Athenian tyrant with the Golden Age can be explained by the intellectual and political context...
A Matter of Taste. The semi-serious musings of a wine taster on the contentious prospects of professional tasting
During a Barolo en primeur tasting session, a seasoned wine taster is assailed by a procedural unease which leads him to question the foundations on which his work rests. Sparked off by his reading of Michel Le Gris’ pamphlet Dionysos crucifié, the taster’s objections and perplexities are directed t...