Juan Manuel Garrido Wainer

Juan Manuel Garrido is professor of philosophy at the Alberto Hurtado University, Santiago de Chile. Garrido’s research interests include the philosophical concept of life and the philosophy of knowledge production and scientific practice. Among his publications are La formation des formes (Galilée 2008), On Time, Being and Hunger: Challenging the Traditional Way of Thinking Life (Fordham University Press 2012) and Producción de conocimiento (Metales Pesados, 2018).

Philosophy World Democracy

It will not be a world democracy, since it must be the people themselves who create themselves and arrange themselves. Rather, we affirm a democratic essence of the world: peopled by all the living and by all the conversing, wholly configured by their existence and by their words.