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Translation as critique of “cultural sameness”. Ricoeur, Luther and the practice of translation
(The University of Akureyri, 2014)
The article discusses translation as a critical approach to how we see culture. According to the anthropologist Marianne Gullestad culture is part of mechanism of exclusion when it is linked to identity or “sameness”. ...
Obligations of poor countries in ensuring global justice: The case of Uganda
(Programme for Applied Ethics, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 2014)
Obligations of global justice rest mainly on the global rich but also to a lesser extent on the global poor. The governments of poor countries are obliged to fulfill requirements of non-aggression, good governance and ...
Toleranse og anerkjenning, eller: Kva vil det seia å verdsetja mangfald?
(International Studies, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, 2014)
Even though “toleration” and “recognition” designate opposing attitudes (to tolerate something, implies a negative stance towards it, whereas recognition seems to imply a positive one), the concepts do not constitute ...
Substitution in Relevant Logics
(Cambridge University Press, 2019)
This essay discusses rules and semantic clauses relating to Substitution—Leibniz’s law in the conjunctive-implicational form s = t ^ A(s) -> A(t)—as these are put forward in Priest’s books "In Contradiction" and "An ...