Journal Article: Philosophy and the Planetary


Article “Philosophy and the Planetary” for the journal Philosophy Today is now available as Online First.

Philosophy and the Planetary

Yuk Hui

This essay considers the pandemic as a consequence of the planetary condition. It goes on to ask: Can philosophy contribute to the elucidation of the planetary, or is philosophy, in the words of Heidegger, already completed in and as the planetary? What kind of relation to the planetary will it desire to have?