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  • Call for Papers 2022

    2022-05-31

    In bombed-out London, Virginia Woolf saw the need to “think peace into existence” so that no one would ever again have to listen to the roar of deadly planes and bomb explosions. Was she a dreamer? A figure “from the Moon”?  After all, “[p]acifist are people from the Moon. They do not understand that if there were no strong resistance against dictatorship, fascism, communism, pacifism could not exist”*— said Marek Edelman.   

    Si vis pacem, para bellum? — This is one of the questions we want to ask.  

    Or perhaps - this is another question — pacifists understand more than Edelman supposed and that is why they stand for peace and against war? But what is this ‘more’? And can it withstand confrontation with military aggression, such as the military action taken by the Russian Federation against Ukraine? 

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  • Call for Papers AXIOLOGIES OF NON-ANTHROPOCENTRISMS

    2022-01-20

    CALL FOR PAPERS
    AXIOLOGIES OF NON-ANTHROPOCENTRISMS

    Editors: Zofia Hałęza, Marcin Bogusławski

    Language of the issue: English and Polish

    Deadline for submitting abstracts: 15/02/2022

    Deadline for submitting articles: 31/05/2022

    Planned date of publication: autmn/winter 2022

    E-mailimf.hybris@uni.lodz.pl

    Anthropocentrism in its various forms is being strongly criticised today. It is pointed out, among other things, that it is the source of species chauvinism in the approach to non-human animals, of the instrumentalisation of our relation to the environment, or of the blurring of the complexity of our condition, which is not purely rational, exclusively conscious, etc., but embodied and in many ways dependent on the environment.

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