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Enrique Domingo Dussel Ambrosini (born December

24, 1934) is an Argentine-Mexican writer and Enrique Dussel

1 Biography
2 Select bibliography
3 See also
4 Notes
5 External links

Dussel was born in Argentina, but since he was attacked Enrique Dussel in the UNAM March 2009
with a bomb in his house by a military group in 1973, he Born December 24, 1934
was forced into exile in Mexico in 1975, and today he is a La Paz, Argentina[1]
Mexican citizen. He is a professor in the Department of
Philosophy in the Metropolitan Autonomous University Era 20th-century philosophy
(UAM), Campus Iztapalapa in Mexico City and has also Region Western philosophy
taught at the National Autonomous University of Mexico
(UNAM). He has acquired a doctorate in philosophy in the Complutense University of Madrid and a
doctorate in history from the Sorbonne of Paris. He also has a license in theology from Paris and Mnster.
He has been awarded doctorates honoris causa from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland and the
Higher University of San Andrs in Bolivia, and has been visiting professor for one semester at Frankfurt
University, Notre Dame University, California State University, Los Angeles, Union Theological Seminary
(New York), Loyola University Chicago, Vanderbilt University, Duke University, Harvard University, and
others. In March 2013 he was named President of the Autonomous University of Mexico City for an
extraordinary period of one year.

Dussel has maintained dialogue with philosophers such as Karl-Otto Apel, Gianni Vattimo, Jrgen
Habermas, Richard Rorty and Emmanuel Lvinas [3]

He is the founder with others of the movement referred to as the Philosophy of Liberation, and his work is
concentrated in the field of Ethics and Political Philosophy. Through his critical thinking he proposed a new
way (a critical way) to read the universal history, criticizing the Eurocentric discourse. Author of more than
50 books, his thoughts cover many themes including: theology, politics, philosophy, ethics, political
philosophy, aesthetics, and ontology. He has been a critic of postmodernity, preferring instead the term

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Ethics of Liberation: In the Age of Globalization and Exclusion, Duke University Press, Durham,
Politics of Liberation (Reclaiming Liberation Theology), SCM Press, Manila, Philippines, 2011.

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Twenty Theses on Politics, Silliman University Press, Durham, 2008.

Beyond Philosophy: History, Marxism, and Liberation Theology, Rowman and Littlefield, Maryland,
Philosophy of Liberation, Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2003 [1980]
Towards an Unknown Marx: A Commentary on the Manuscripts of 1861-1863, Routledge, London,
The Underside of Modernity: Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty, Taylor and the Philosophy of Liberation, Humanity
Books, 1996.
The Invention of the Americas: Eclipse of "the Other" and the Myth of Modernity, Continuum Intl Pub
Group, 1995
Ethics & Community (Liberation & Theology), Hyperion Books, 1994
The History of the Church in Latin America: Colonialism to Liberation (1492-1979), Eerdmans, 1981
History and the theology of liberation. A Latin American perspective, Orbis Books, New York, 1976.
Ethics and the theology of liberation, Orbis Books, New York, 1978.
Hiptesis para el estudio de Latinoamrica en la historia universal. Investigacion del mundo donde
se constituyen y evolucionan las Weltanschauungen, 1966.
El humanismo semita, 1969.
Para una de-struccin de la historia de la tica I, 1972.
La dialctica hegeliana. Supuestos y superacin o del inicio originario del filosofar, 1972 (2a. ed.:
Mtodo para una filosofa de la liberacin. Superacin analctica de la dialctica hegeliana, 1974).
Amrica Latina dependencia y liberacin. Antologa de ensayos antropolgicos y teolgicos desde la
proposicin de un pensar latinoamericano, 1973.
Para una tica de la liberacin latinoamericana I, 1973.
Para una tica de la liberacin latinoamericana II, 1973.
El dualismo en la antropologa de la cristiandad, 1974.
Liberacin latinoamricana y Emmanuel Levinas, 1975.
El humanismo helnico, 1975.
Filosofa tica latinoamericana III, 1977.
Introduccin a una filosofa de la liberacin latinoamricana, 1977.
Introduccin a la filosofa de la liberacin, 1977.
Filosofa de la liberacin, 1977.
Religin, 1977.
Filosofa de la poiesis. Introduccin histrica, 1977 (Reedicin aumentada: Filosofa de la
produccin, 1984).
Filosofa tica latinoamericana IV: La poltica latinoamericana. Antropolgica III, 1979.
Filosofa tica latinoamericana V: Arqueolgica latinoamericana. Una filosofa de la religin
antifetichista, 1980.
Liberacin de la mujer y ertica latinoamericana. Ensayo filosfico, 1980.
La pedaggica latinoamericana, 1980.
Praxis latinoamericana y filosofa de la liberacin, 1983.
La produccin terica de Marx. Un comentario a los Grundrisse, 1985.
tica comunitaria, 1986.
Hacia un Marx desconocido. Un comentario de los Manuscritos del 61-63, 1988.
El ltimo Marx (18631882) y la liberacin latinoamericana. Un comentario a la tercera y cuarta
redaccin de El Capital, 1990.
1492: El encubrimiento del Otro. Hacia el origen del mito de la Modernidad, 1992.
Las metforas teolgicas de Marx, 1994.
Apel, Ricoeur, Rorty y la Filosofa de la Liberacin con respuestas de Karl-Otto Apel y Paul Ricoeur,
Historia de la filosofa y filosofa de la liberacin, 1994.
tica de la liberacin en la edad de la globalizacin y la exclusin, 1998.

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tica de la liberacin ante Apel, Taylor y Vattimo con respuesta crtica inedita de K.-O. Apel, 1998.
Hacia una filosofa poltica crtica, 2001.
tica del discurso y tica de la liberacin (con Karl-Otto Apel), 2005.
20 tesis de poltica, 2006.
Filosofa de la cultura y la liberacin, 2006.
Poltica de la liberacin. Historia mundial y crtica, 2007.
Materiales para una poltica de la liberacin, 2007.
Frigrelsesfilosofi, Forlaget Politisk Revy, Kbenhavn, 2008.
Poltica de la liberacin: Arquitectnica, 2009.

See also
Theology of liberation

1. Enrique Dussel, Un proyecto tico y poltico para Amrica Latina (Anthropos Editorial, 1998), p. 37.
2. Curriculum de Enrique Dussel (
3. Mendieta, Eduardo (1993), "Editor's Introduction" ( to The
Underside of Modernity ( (online version)

External links
Web Page ( Complete Work and references about
Article on Enrique Dussel from Spanish Wikipedia
Philosophy of Liberation (,
link to complete text online
The Underside of Modernity (, link to
complete text online
The Invention of the Americas (
/1492in.html), link to complete text online

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Mexican philosophers National Autonomous University of Mexico faculty Harvard University staff
1934 births Living people Argentine people of German descent Continental philosophers
Liberation theologians Argentine Christian socialists Mexican Christian socialists
Christian philosophers Christian socialist theologians

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