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By Conor Cunningham

this article re-reads Western historical past within the gentle of nihilistic common sense, which pervades millennia of Western suggestion. From Parmenides to Alain Badiou, through Plotinus, Avicenna, Duns Scotus, Ockham, Descartes, Spinoza, Kant, Hegel, Heidegger, Sartre, Lacan, Deleuze and Derrida, a family tree of nothingness will be witnessed in improvement, with devastating outcomes for a way we live.

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