SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
 issue33Natural Law and Determination of Positive Law author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


Praxis Filosófica

Print version ISSN 0120-4688
On-line version ISSN 2389-9387

Abstract

NAVARRO, María G. Newspapers and Public Sphere. About the Legitimacy of Public Sphere's Cognitive Effects. Prax. filos. [online]. 2011, n.33, pp.227-242. ISSN 0120-4688.

Taking into account the critical analysis of the first scientific magazines written in Spanish during the so-called "República de las letras", the author explores the progressive constitution of the written press as an ideal public space to express opinion and thought. The study analyzes the formation of the abovementioned public space from a point of view of its dimension as both a cognitive and juridical agent. In this article, the contradictions, paradoxes and limitations of this double dimension are explored. The two dimensions, namely the cognitive and juridical, are examined in the context of public opinion for both the civil and scientific society.

Keywords : Public Sphere; Publicity; Spanish Enlightenment; Cognitive agent; Science; Technology and Society.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in Spanish     · Spanish ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License