Metaphysics and Macroanthropos: the Sociological Realism of Emmanuele Morandi
Keywords:Sociological realism, Social ontology, Sociology and metaphysics, Society and politics, Emmanuele Morandi
This short essay is an introduction to Emmanuele Morandi’s streams of research, which aimed at recreating a new connection between social sciences and metaphysics, empirical research and moral reflections. After a brief introduction, the kind of anthropological, critical, metaphysical realism fostered by Morandi is outlined. The third paragraph addresses some foundational aspect of his social ontology ; lastly, the complex distinction between social, political and economic spheres will be presented.