By Mercedes Lackey
Input the exciting 3rd quantity within the epic Collegium Chronicles.
In Mercedes Lackey's vintage coming-of-age tale, the orphan Magpie pursues his quest for his parent's id with burning urgency-while additionally getting to know one other hidden expertise and being proficient through the King's personal bring in as an secret agent for Valdemar. Shy Bardic Trainee Lena has to stand her recognized yet uncaring father, one in every of Valdemar's most famous Bards. And therapeutic Trainee undergo needs to fight opposed to his disapproving mom and dad, who're pressuring endure to give up the Healers' Collegium simply because he lacks the mystical therapeutic Gift.
all the 3 buddies needs to face his or her demons and locate their real power as they search to develop into the total Heralds, Bards, and Healers of Valdemar.
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This process culminates in the pseudoreality of the transcendental subject. The transcendental subject, for Adorno, is also a paradoxical category. It is as much a fabricated category of society as it is a living fact. The individual as transcendental subject is thus true and false: true as an actual production of society and false as a rigid abstraction. Its truth resides only in the fact of the coercion of an exchange society that translates all particulars into the flow of the universal exchangeability of all things.
This abstracted perception of reality is an abrogation, manifest in a variety of philosophical forms, and demonstrates an intolerance of the non-identical: the subject is sacrificed to the object, a reality prefigured in mythic thinking. 70 Adorno also notes that the positivist methodologies of science participate in this kind of sacrificial logic, liquidating memory and experience just as much as the culture industry does. This process culminates in the pseudoreality of the transcendental subject.
It is as much a fabricated category of society as it is a living fact. The individual as transcendental subject is thus true and false: true as an actual production of society and false as a rigid abstraction. Its truth resides only in the fact of the coercion of an exchange society that translates all particulars into the flow of the universal exchangeability of all things. The idea of a fully autonomous ego, glorified in the work of existentialism for example, is theorized to be a conceptual reification, a moment which Adorno equates with false spiritualization.