Journal Article — Thoughts on Dussel’s “Anti-Cartesian Meditations” — by Lewis R. Gordon




This is a commentary on the article “Anti-Cartesian Meditations: On the Origins of the Philosophical Anti-Discourse of Modernity” by Enrique Dussel published in this issue of the journal. The author argues that Dussel’s argument raises several important considerations in the study of the epistemic and normative presuppositions of European modernity.

Recommended Citation

Gordon, Lewis R. 2013. “Thoughts on Dussel’s “Anti-Cartesian Meditations”.” Pp. 67-71 in Conversations with Enrique Dussel on Anti-Cartesian Decoloniality & Pluriversal Transmodernity (Human Architecture: Journal of the Sociology of Self-Knowledge: Volume XI, Issue 1, 2013.) Belmont, MA: Okcir Press (an imprint of Ahead Publishing House).

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Thoughts on Dussel’s "Anti-Cartesian Meditations"


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