Lua Nova: Revista de Cultura e Política
versão impressa ISSN 0102-6445
SOUZA, Jessé. A critical theory of recognition. Lua Nova [online]. 2000, n.50, pp. 133-158. ISSN 0102-6445. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-64452000000200008.
The idea of social recognition is examined regarding its range and its application domain. Special attention is given to the contributions of Charles Taylor and Axel Honneth. It is argued that this perspective is particularly promising for the refinement of analyses involving multiple cultural identities in complex societies.
Palavras-chave : social recognition; Taylor; Honneth.