contemporary philosophy

Looking to examine the possibilities of current philosophical discourse, the research is broader and more ambitious deepening and study of the major philosophers and modern and contemporary currents. The key priority and not reading the única- is given by subject category: centrality, deconstruction and reconstruction. We also attach great importance to the problem of experience (and language that is proper), considered by several authors force the real underlying problem was the technique.

 

political philosophy

That philosophy can assume its political responsibility now passes to continue tenaciously major debates based on the following thematic nuclei: on power (biopolítica, modernization and dissemination), on history (dialectics, interruption, memory), about political justice (social status, been minimal and rights), on democracy (participation and institutions) and on the situation of philosophy in society.

 

public ethics

In addition to deepening the foundation of ethics issues, in this research study are located Bioethics, ethics organizations, ethics of social services, etc., with focus on nuclear issues such as transparency in public institutions.

 

Filosofia i salut mental

It is a line of research in which we work not only ethical medico-sanitary care, but also very narrow relationship between philosophy understood as socràticament care of the soul, la i la psychiatry psychology. This research is developed in co·Working with Pere Claver Hospital Foundation.

 

The human condition in the age of biotechnology

Biotechnology is the highest expression of the possibility of transforming ourselves. Reflection and debate on the scope and significance of this transformation have already been initiated today by thinkers such as Sloterdijk, Habermas, Agamben i Žižek, among others. Our goal is, in this way, continue and deepen this topic, most likely be one of the most controversial in the first half of the century.