THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Culture of argumentation in post-cultural context

2015. №2, pp. 276-282

Alekseev Aleksandr P. - D.Sc. (Philosophy), Professor, Lomonosov Moscow State University, GSP-1, 27 Lomonosovskiy av., Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation,

The state of post-culture is an effect of intensive culturing of human mind by a lot of agents promoting diversity of values that are not compatible with each other. Ideology of marketplace has been extended to different sectors of society (including science), growth of manipulative technologies brings into a question future of intelligence. Development of culture of argumentation based on classical values of truth, justice and reasoning should contribute into negotiation of post-cultural situation. Argumentative technologies is of non-manipulative and anti-manipulative sort that is of great importance in the conditions of information war.

Key words: культура, посткультура, аргументация, манипуляции, делигитимация науки, социальные технологии, гуманитарные технологии, culture, post-culture, argumentation, manipulation, de-legitimization of science, social technologies, humanities-based technologies