Is possible a continuity between the human being and society? A view from the perspective of Orteg

Concepción Naval Durán y Guillermo Suárez Noriega.


Our interest in considering the works of Ortega y Gasset is to reconsider the relation between the human being and society. This perspective help us to transcend political, cultural, and social differences. The paper consists of two parts: the first discusses the relation between the I" and his or her personal circumstances"; and the second deals with social customs (usos) that govern interpersonal relations (convivencia) and impersonal relations in society.



Key words: Ortega y Gasset, Sociability, Human being, Society, Human relations, Social dimension of education.

Data collected by PlumX Metrics. More information on the metrics collected can be found at