Philosophy, Community and Democracy

With communism losing currency, philosophers like Jean-Luc Nancy and Maurice Blanchot thought it fit to examine the very basis of community. The notion of community is operative in everyday life but has several layers of meanings. It has religious, linguistic, national , ethnic, economic, regional, gender , racial, caste tinges of meanings. Hence, we might say that the way...


Hypocrisy is the tribute that vice pays to virtue.

- Fr Victor Ferrao