By Henri Lefebvre, Stuart Elden
Leading French philosopher along with his key paintings on philosophical thought
In Metaphilosophy, Henri Lefebvre works during the implications of Marx’s innovative suggestion to think about philosophy’s engagement with the area. Lefebvre takes Marx’s concept of the “world changing into philosophical and philosophy turning into worldly” as a leitmotif, reading the relation among Hegelian–Marxist supersession and Nietzschean overcoming. Metaphilosophy is conceived of as a change of philosophy, constructing it right into a programme of radical around the world switch. The ebook demonstrates Lefebvre’s threefold debt to Hegel, Marx and Nietzsche, however it additionally brings a couple of different figures into the dialog, together with Sartre, Heidegger and Axelos. A key textual content in Lefebvre’s oeuvre, Metaphilosophy is usually a milestone in modern considering philosophy’s relation to the realm.
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