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German to English Philosophy Translation Glossary

German term English translation
(um wie...) ins Wort zu reden speak against / counter
Entered by: Bernhard Sulzer
auf den Leib zugeschnitten goes hand in hand with / a perfect/born bedfellow etc.
auf Tod und Leben inescapably
Auflösung der Geschlechter gender deconstruction
aufputschen stir up
Ausbildung - Bildung training - education
Entered by: Steffen Walter
Auslegeordnung interpretation
Entered by: monbuckland
autorisierende Größe validating entity / legitimising value
Entered by: Helen Shiner
öffentliches Denken public thinking
Entered by: Ramey Rieger
Bündnis von Ungleichen a marriage of opposites
Entered by: JSolis
bedeuten / bezeichnen to mean / to signify
Entered by: Steffen Walter
Bestimmungsgrund basis / determinant /determining factor
Bibliothek (here) (personal) library
Entered by: Hermien Desaivre
Bildungsgut educational baggage/package, general education
Chörten chorten
Da wächst die Seele, in konzentrischen Kreisen, göttlichen Sphären zu The soul spirals upward(s), soaring to the realm of gods
Entered by: Ramey Rieger
das Aufgehobensein in [...] being/feeling at home in / at peace with / supported by [...]
das Ereignishafte the events
das gemeine Wesen polity / commonwealth
Entered by: Marcus Malabad
Definitionsmacht power of definition/ definatory power
Denkbemühung mental endeavour
Denken thinking
der in die Fesseln seines eigenen Denkens sklavisch eingeschlagene Wilde the savage (primitive man), chained as a slave to his (own) way of thinking
Entered by: Bernhard Sulzer
dieser und dieser any given
Entered by: Helen Shiner
differentia specifica differentia specifica
Differenzlogik difference logic
Dressat (phil/psych) acquired behaviour scheme
Entered by: Johanna Timm, PhD
Eine Religion, die der Vernunft unbedenklich den Krieg ankündigt... a religion which rashly declares war on reason
Entered by: Helen Shiner
Eins-Werden convergence
Entered by: Steffen Walter
emporringen pushing to the fore
Entgrenzung delimitation
Episteme episteme
Erkenntnisinteresse conceptual interests
erkenntnisleitend illuminating / revelatory / in the quest for new or more knowledge / [the] central [question]
Entered by: Helen Shiner
Ethik tut Not? Is/ Are ethics necessary?/ Do we need ethics?
Entered by: David Hollywood
ethisch-kritisch ethical-critical
Fragehorizont conceptual ambit
Entered by: Helen Shiner
Gefühlswert emotive value
Geistesströmung current of thought
geistige Konzeptbildung und Wissensbündelung intellectual conceptualisation and concentration of knowledge
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