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All the ideas for 'Difference and Repetition', 'works' and 'Metaphysics of Morals I: Doctrine of Right'

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1. Philosophy / D. Nature of Philosophy / 5. Aims of Philosophy / e. Philosophy as reason
Because there is only one human reason, there can only be one true philosophy from principles [Kant]
1. Philosophy / H. Continental Philosophy / 1. Continental Philosophy
'Difference' refers to that which eludes capture [Deleuze, by May]
7. Existence / A. Nature of Existence / 3. Being / a. Nature of Being
'Being' is univocal, but its subject matter is actually 'difference' [Deleuze]
Ontology can be continual creation, not to know being, but to probe the unknowable [Deleuze]
7. Existence / A. Nature of Existence / 3. Being / i. Deflating being
Ontology does not tell what there is; it is just a strange adventure [Deleuze, by May]
Being is a problem to be engaged, not solved, and needs a new mode of thinking [Deleuze, by May]
12. Knowledge Sources / A. A Priori Knowledge / 3. Innate Knowledge / a. Innate knowledge
We are equipped with the a priori intuitions needed for the concept of right [Kant]
22. Metaethics / C. Ethics Foundations / 1. Nature of Ethics / a. Preconditions for ethics
Levinas took 'first philosophy' to begin with seeing the vulnerable faces of others [Levinas, by Aho]
25. Society / A. State of Nature / 2. Natural Values / c. Natural rights
A power-based state of nature may not be unjust, but there is no justice without competent judges [Kant]
25. Society / B. The State / 5. Leaders / a. Autocracy
Monarchs have the highest power; autocrats have complete power [Kant]
25. Society / B. The State / 5. Leaders / d. Elites
Hereditary nobility has not been earned, and probably won't be earned [Kant]
25. Society / B. The State / 8. Religion in Society
The church has a political role, by offering a supreme power over people [Kant]
25. Society / C. Social Justice / 1. Social Justice
Human life is pointless without justice [Kant]
25. Society / C. Social Justice / 4. Social Equality / c. Legal equality
Equality is not being bound in ways you cannot bind others [Kant]
25. Society / C. Social Justice / 5. Legal Rights / b. Alienating rights
In the contract people lose their rights, but immediately regain them, in the new commonwealth [Kant]
25. Society / C. Social Justice / 5. Legal Rights / c. Property rights
If someone has largely made something, then they own it [Kant]
25. Society / C. Social Justice / 6. Right to Punish / a. Right to punish
Justice asserts the death penalty for murder, from a priori laws [Kant]
25. Society / D. Political Doctrines / 6. Liberalism
Actions are right if the maxim respects universal mutual freedoms [Kant]
25. Society / D. Political Doctrines / 9. Communism
Levinas says Marxism is the replacement of individualist ethics, by solidarity and sociality [Levinas, by Critchley]
25. Society / D. Political Doctrines / 12. Feminism
Women have no role in politics [Kant]