Labyrinth: An International Journal for Philosophy, Value Theory and Sociocultural Hermeneutics is published since 1999 by the Institute for Axiological Research / Institut für Axiologische Forschungen (Vienna). From 1999 till 2002 it was an on-line journal and appeared thereafter in printed volumes. It is actually both, a printed academic journal, available for purchase, and an electronic Diamond open access journal. After re-formatting, all past issues will be in near future fully availble in the archives.

As a nonpartisan philosophical and interdisciplinary journal Labyrinth is engaged in publication of high quality peer-reviewed academic articles, critical essays, interviews and book reviews. Although it is focused on philosophy and on axiology, i.e. on the philosophy and theory of values and their sociocultural contexts, it is also open to related issues in all fields of the humanities and the social sciences with a special emphasis on critical thinking, social controversies and conflict resolution, interfaith dialogue, intercultural and cross-cultural communication, gender studies and managing diversity.

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Prof. Dr.Phil., Ph.D., Sc.D. Yvanka B. Raynova

Managing Editor:

MMag. Dr.Phil. Susanne Moser

Advisory Board:

Prof. Dr. Seyla Benhabib (Boston)Prof. Dr. Herta Nagl-Docekal (Vienna) 
Prof. Dr. Debra Bergoffen (Fairfax)Prof. Dr. Elit Nikolov (Sofia) 
Prof. Dr. Peter Caws (Washington)Prof. Dr. Sonja Rinofner-Kreidl (Graz) 
Prof. Dr. Reinhold Esterbauer (Graz)Prof. Dr. Markus Riedenauer (Eichstätt) 
Prof. Dr. Nancy Fraser (New York)Prof. Dr. Hans-Walter Ruckenbauer (Graz) 
Dr. Ludger Hagedorn (Vienna)Prof. Dr. Ronald E. Santoni (Granville) 
Prof. Dr. Alison M. Jaggar (Boulder)Prof. Dr. Anne-Françoise Schmid (Paris) 
Prof. Dr. Domenico Jervolino † (Roma/Napoli)Prof. Dr. Hans Rainer Sepp (Prague) 
Prof. Dr. Andrzej M. Kaniowski (Lodz)Prof. Dr. Helmuth Vetter (Vienna) 
Prof. Dr. François Laruelle (Paris)Dr. Brigitte Weisshaupt (Zürich 
Prof. Dr. Hedwig Meyer-Wilmes (Nijmegen)Prof. Dr. Andrzej Wiercinski (Warsaw/Freiburg) 

Vol 22, No 1 (2020): Philosophy, Art(theory), and Literature: Part I

Table of Contents

At the Crossroads of Philosophy and the Arts

Irene Breuer
Jing Shang
Rémi Mermet
Alain Milon, I-Ning Yang
Nicola Apicella
Rodolphe Olcèse

The Axiological Impact of Art

Elisa Reato
Toufic El-Khoury
Marie-Claude Létourneau
Emanuele Lacca