Hey guys. I just wanted to introduce myself. Ive been following AOM for some time now and I absolutely love it. I am an American, from Missouri doing emt work/missionary work in Eldoret Kenya for a…Continue
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Hey guys. I just wanted to introduce myself. Ive been following AOM for some time now and I absolutely love it. I am an American, from Missouri doing emt work/missionary work in Eldoret Kenya for a year. Im into knives, vintage flatcaps and facial hair, haha. Anyway thanks for reading I hope to contribute as long as I can. Im headed home in Sept of 2013. See More
"I've spent some time with Heidegger, but find Gadamer superior for my purposes for several reasons.
1. Gadamer didn't go full Nazi. If virtue is not irrelevant to moral and philosophical inquiry, that matters.
I believe that boys should use their time primarily to prepare for manhood. This group is for young men, dads, and other men who have opinions they'd like to share on how boys should grow up or be raised.
"Oh, I agree that the Enlightenment is a large part of the problem. In this case, it impedes the development (or reclamation) of alternatives to moral relativism.
But you know my intellectual influences, MacIntyre and Gadamer in…"