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“The media in which reason is embodied, i.e. history, culture and society, are symbolically structured. The meaning of symbols, however, must be shared intersubjectively. There is no private language and no private meaning that can be understood only by a single person.”

Jürgen Habermas, “Critique and Communication: Philosophy’s Missions”, Eurozine, 16 October 2015

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