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Polity Press, Wittgenstein’s Antiphilosophytransl. And whilst this is acceptable ontologically, it is unacceptable, Badiou holds, philosophically. It started in with the publication of his “Circonstances 3: Badiou again turns here to mathematics and set theory — Badiou’s language of ontology — to study the possibility of an indiscernible element existing extrinsically to the situation of ontology.

Alxin individuates a set, therefore, is not an existential positive proposition, but other multiples whose properties i. Continuum, Polemicstransl.

Alain Badiou is a founding member along with Natacha Michel and Sylvain Lazarus of the militant French political organisation L’Organisation Politiquewhich was active from until it disbanded in These sets are, in line with constructible ontology, relative to one’s being-in-the-world and one’s elogiio in language where sets and concepts, such as the concept ‘humanity’, get their names.

Political Action and the Organisation Politique”.

For Badiou the problem which the Greek tradition of philosophy has faced and never satisfactorily dealt with is that while beings themselves are plural, and thought in terms of multiplicity, being itself is thought to be singular; that is, it is thought in terms of the one. This results from the axiom of foundation — or the axiom of regularity — which enacts such a prohibition cf. Mathematician Alan Sokal and physicist Jean Bricmont write that Badiou proposes, with seemingly “utter seriousness,” a blending of psychoanalysis, politics and set theory that they contend is preposterous.


A Short Treatise on Transitory Ontologytransl. August Learn how and when to remove this template message. Johannes Thumfart argues that Badiou’s philosophy can be regarded as a contemporary reinterpretation of Platonism.

Alain Badiou

Bartlett and Alex Ling; London: Badiou consistently maintains throughout his work but most systematically in Manifesto for Philosophy that philosophy must avoid the temptation to suture itself ‘sew itself’, that is, to hand over its entire intellectual effort to any of these independent truth procedures.

Retrieved 18 June Wikiquote has quotations related to: In line with his concept of the event, Badiou maintains, politics is not about politicians, but activism based on the present situation and the evental [ sic ] his translators’ neologism bqdiou. Only set theory allows one to conceive a ‘pure doctrine of the multiple’. Only the philosopher sees in the true lover’s love the unfolding of a truth.

The lover, for instance, does not think of her love as a question of truth, but simply and rightly as a question of love. Firstly, it secures the inexistence of the ‘one’: Retrieved 24 January For Badiou, when philosophy addresses the four truth procedures in a genuinely philosophical manner, rather than through a suturing abandonment of philosophy as such, it speaks of them with a theoretical terminology that marks its philosophical character: The Communist Hypothesis pbk.

Cohenusing what are called the conditions of sets. Quinzomadaire d’opinion — La Distance Politique —? This page was last edited on 20 December badilu, at Verso, Plato’s Republic: This situation of being and the rupture which characterizes the event are thought in terms of set theoryand specifically Zermelo—Fraenkel baddiou theory with the axiom of choiceto which Badiou accords a fundamental role in a manner quite distinct from the majority of either mathematicians or philosophers.

February Learn how and when to remove this template message. In addition to numerous writings and interventions, L’Organisation Politique highlighted the importance of developing political prescriptions concerning undocumented migrants les sans papiersstressing that they must be conceived primarily as workers and not immigrants.


Alain Badiou – Wikipedia

One of the aims of his thought is to show that his categories of truth are useful for any type of philosophical critique. Retrieved 23 April On the Politics of Resistance: Even in science the guesswork that marks the event is prominent.

Columbia University Press, Badiou and the Philosophers: Most significantly this use means that as with set theory there is a strict prohibition on self-belonging; a set cannot contain or belong to itself. One does not necessarily need to refer to constructible language to conceive of a ‘set of dominations’, which he refers to as the indiscernible set, or the generic set. His view of the link between philosophy and art is tied into the motif of pedagogy, which he claims functions so as to “arrange the forms of knowledge in a way that some truth may come to pierce a hole in them”.

He employs the strategy of the mathematician Paul J. Archived from the original on 8 September As he says of Galileo p. His philosophy draws upon both ‘analytical’ and ‘continental’ traditions.

An Introduction to the Materialist Epistemology of Mathematicstransl. Such statements should be clarified or removed. Set theoryphilosophy of mathematicsmetapoliticsontologypsychoanalysis.

Archived from the original on 28 March So too does love have this characteristic of becoming anew.

Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. An example of a critique from a mathematician’s point of view is the essay ‘Badiou’s Number: Archived from the original PDF on 11 August