Verbum et Ecclesia
On-line version ISSN 2074-7705
Print version ISSN 1609-9982
VAN MARLE, Karin. On loneliness and the value of slow reflection. Verbum Eccles. (Online) [online]. 2009, vol.30, n.2, pp.90-93. ISSN 2074-7705. http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/ve.v30i2.338.
In this article, the author considers the relationship of law, morality and reconciliation. Intrigued by the political and ethical stances taken by Arendt and McCarthy, the author supports notions of detachment, slowness and social reconciliation concerning contemporary political and ethical questions.
Keywords : reconciliation; slowness; common sense; Arendt; transformation.