Friday, September 24, 2010

Re: [lit-ideas] cant tell u how it is

the suggestion is that idiots construct idiocies (viz. i hacking)

On Thu,
23 Sep 2010, Torgeir Fjeld wrote:

> no, that an event or object is socially constructed does not merely mean that we can't get at the 'an sich'-ness of the thing, it means that there are structured (and structuring) ways in which we render objects and events. whether someone is rendered freedom fighter or lewdachris isn't a function of the non-determinate character of the thing itself, but an effect of structured dispositions to 'think, percieve and act' in those who produce meaning.
> the suggestion that there should be objects or events outside any meaning prodcution is unbridled idealism --
> best,
> -t
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