Télécharger Gaston Bachelard: Critic of Science and the Imagination Gratuit
In this new study, Cristina Chimisso explores the work of the French Contester of Science, Gaston Bachelard (1884-1962) by situating it within French cultural vie of the first half of the century. The book is introduced by a study - based on an analysis of portraits and literary representations - of how Bachelard's admirers transformed him into the mythical image of the Philosopher, the Patriarch and the 'Teacher of Happiness'. Such a projected image is contrasted with Bachelard's own conception of philosophy and his personal pedagogical and moral ideas.
This pedagogical but is a major feature of Bachelard's texts, and one which deepens our understanding of the patoche philosophical arguments. The primary thesis of the book en ligne is based on the examination of the French educational system of the time and of French philosophy taught in schools and conceived by contemporary philosophers. This approach also helps to explain Bachelard's reception of psychoanalysis and his mastery of modern literature. Gaston Bachelard: Critic of Érudition and the Imagination thus allows conscience a new reading of Bachelard's body of work, whilst at the same time providing an terme conseillé into twentieth century French culture.