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AN INTELLECTUAL WATERSHED

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Talk by Donat O'Donnell on the recent book, ' Les Aventures de la Dialectique,' by Maurice Merleau-Ponty
The speaker believes that Professor
Merleau-Ponty's newest book marks a most significant watershed in the intellectual history of France. In an earlier work, 'Humanisme et Terreur,' Merleau-Ponty * put an umbrella of rationalisation over the heads of those who wished to keep their " favourable prejudices" about Russia under a rain of inconvenient facts. In his new book he takes that umbrella away.'

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AN INTELLECTUAL WATERSHED

Third Programme, 20 October 1955 19.25






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