Towards the Integral Humanities
The author focuses on a role of the humanities in the contemporary model of knowledge. She tries to analyse the postmodern ways of knowing and ask about the consequences of exhaustion of the strict boundaries of human knowledge. The paper indicates a need for the integral humanities.
Keywords: Integral Humanities, Boundaries of Human Knowledge, Postmodern Ways of Knowing
Dr hab. Aleksandra Kunce
anthropologist, lecturer, Institute of Cultural Studies, University of Silesia
An adjunct-lecturer at the University of Silesia. The author of the book titled 'Identity and Postmodernism' (The Publishing House 'Elipsa', Warsaw 2003). A member of The International Cultural Research Network. The editor of the journal 'Anthropos?'(http://www.anthropos.us.edu.pl). Interest: anthropology and philosophy of culture.