Deconstruction in 5 Minutes

A quick and easy guide to the world’s most hated philosophy

Despite its broad influence and popularity, “deconstruction” is a dirty word in most university philosophy departments in the English speaking world.

Renowned British philosopher and political conservative Roger Scruton, for example, regards deconstruction with unvarnished disdain:



Plato’s Gymnasium is dedicated to giving everyday philosophers a voice in the conversations that matter most. You don’t have to be Aristotle to study here, you just have to think creatively

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Dustin T. Cox

Owner/Editor of Plato’s Gymnasium. I write about philosophy, politics, climate change, culture, religion, and more.