The Retreat of Reason: A Dilemma in the Philosophy of Life

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.16 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Among them Duke of Zhou, respected as a founder of Rujia (Confucianism), is especially prominent and pioneering in humanistic thought. Some background: feminism (noun):the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men. feminist (noun): a person who supports feminism. He contributed several thoughtful articles in Telugu journals and published books on humanist thought. When the Israelites arrived at Mount Sinai, God gave them the Ten Commandments.
Read more

Phenomenology and Existentialism in the Twenthieth Century:

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.97 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Transhumanism is sometimes seen as a form of transformational activism influenced by posthumanist ideals. Above, an alternative map of Greater Montreal, showing Laval in pink with title "Filles Faciles" in French, i.e. "loose women," as if it were one of Laval's natural vocations. Our 2015 SSA Scholarship winners have been busy! What, if anything, do these newer atheists have to say? There was fear in the air, and if we were to make progress we knew that we must cut through that fear.
Read more

Phenomenological Method: Theory and Practice (Contributions

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.89 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Many theorists of modern humanist organizations such as American Humanist Association hold this perspective. In the age of printing the Talmuds were published with the principal commentaries on them adorning the margins of each page. On the other hand, some Protestants also believed that after the Fall of Adam in Eden, human nature was totally corrupted as far as human spiritual capabilities were concerned. (Early Protestantism's emphasis on human depravity distinguishes it sharply from Renaissance Humanism.) Humans therefore are incapable of contributing to their salvation, for instance through good deeds; it could only be achieved through faith in God's grace.
Read more

Philosophy in a Meaningless Life: A System of Nihilism,

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.67 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

A deist with strong humanist leanings is likely to be a person that makes a positive contribution to humanity as a whole. A first draft was presented to the 7th Summit of Nobel Prizes in 2006 and the final version was approved in the 8th Summit in December 2007 in Rome. After 1517, when the new invention of printing made these texts widely available, the Dutch humanist Erasmus, who had studied Greek at the Venetian printing house of Aldus Manutius, began a philological analysis of the Gospels in the spirit of Valla, comparing the Greek originals with their Latin translations with a view to correcting errors and discrepancies in the latter.
Read more

Existence and Nature

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.50 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

There is a kind of publicity and scope in the normative such that, when I choose, I exemplify a standard for others as well. It was during this time that he wrote The Praise of Folly, a satirical examination of society in general and the various abuses of the Church. Further motifs appeared on the dadoes and along the coving, which replaced the cornice, at the tops of the walls. Well guess what: ‘you’re a woman, you will never understand our struggle either’.
Read more

Hope without Optimism (Page-Barbour Lectures)

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.53 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

By 1800, women only needed to bear three to five children while household improvements reduced those burdens by at least half. Even so, the effects of living in this... Spitz, Luther and German Humanism. (Aldershot: VARIORUM, 1996) 4. 6 Porter and Teich, 104. 7 Porter and Teich, 104. 8 Dr. The Renaissance was a hierarchical age in which the social position of a child's parents largely determined his or her place in society.
Read more

You Shall Be As Gods: A Radical Interpretation of the Old

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.54 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The organizational form of the Humanist Movement is constantly changing. One is reminded by contrast of an accusation brought by a recent historian of Greek philosophy against Socrates, who, according to this historian, exaggerates the reasonableness of human nature. The dreadlocks of the Rastafarian who feels himself/herself drawing close to God through the Christ within [them], is a direct link through the unknown of time, to this Ethiopian Orthodox Church priestly habit."
Read more

Unknown man

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.36 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In themselves they have in common the methodology of Active Nonviolence and the proposal for personal change as a function of social transformation. These tendencies, along with concerns regarding anti-intellectualism and the definition of inerrancy prevalent among many fundamentalists, led to the separation of those who would be deemed “postfundamentalist evangelicals” from fundamentalist evangelicals by the 1940s8. Today, so-called secular humanism constitutes a great challenge to established religion.
Read more

Themistius: On Aristotle On the Soul (Ancient Commentators

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.35 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Humanism is in tune with the science of today. What is needed for the realization of the transhumanist dream is that technological means necessary for venturing into the posthuman space are made available to those who wish to use them, and that society be organized in such a manner that such explorations can be undertaken without causing unacceptable damage to the social fabric and without imposing unacceptable existential risks. Today, many Unitarian- Universalist congregations and all Ethical Culture societies describe themselves as humanist in the modern sense..
Read more

Wondering about

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.08 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Today we’re going to take a look at just one of those terms, namely “Humanist”. Compare Bach to Schubert and the other Catholic composers of his time. About 1520 all the German universities had been modernized in the humanistic sense; attendance at the lectures on poetry and oratory was obligatory, Greek chairs were founded, and the scholastic commentaries on Aristotle were replaced by new translations. It was during this time that Pope Gregory I is generally believed to have collected and codified the music known as Gregorian Chant, which was the approved music of the Church.
Read more
1 35 36 37 38 39 1,952