Erasmus (Outstanding Christian Thinkers)

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When ideology devalues the status of mankind, horrifying results ensue. Political scientist Klaus-Gerd Giesen, in particular, has asserted that transhumanism's concentration on altering the human body represents the logical yet tragic consequence of atomized individualism and body commodification within a consumer culture. [57] Nick Bostrom asserts that the desire to regain youth, specifically, and transcend the natural limitations of the human body, in general, is pan-cultural and pan-historical, and is therefore not uniquely tied to the culture of the 20th century.
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The Emotions: A Philosophical Introduction

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Italics added. "Is Everyone a Humanist?" in The Humanist Alternative, ed. Another major contributor was former New York poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, who owned and operated City Lights bookstore, which in the 1950s sold books that were banned by the U. This emancipation movement took place largely under impulses which came from a study of the masterpieces of ancient art. We must remember that ‘the study of humane letters’ was never confined to literature and philology.
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The Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking of the World

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S. forces from 1981 through 1990, 11 were granted asylum as victims of political persecution (in comparison with 75,000 out of 75,000 Cubans). For example, ministers of the Church may follow a traditional Christian belief system, they may follow other world religions, they may blend various faith traditions, or they may be agnostic or atheist. It’s the reward in heaven and indoctrination with hatred since a very young age. 4.
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Politics of Practical Reasoning: Integrating Action,

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These works of art, despite presenting imagined worlds rather than philosophical analyses, are used as touchstones for some of the more formal arguments. Even with the best doctors working on his case, any course of treatment will carry certain risks and only rate a percentage of possible success. His translation of Demosthenes' "First Olynthiac Oration" is an excellent example. At a time when the balance of our Earth is under unprecedented threat, scientific pantheism is one of the few forms of spirituality in which Nature plays a central part.
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The Five Senses: A Philosophy of Mingled Bodies (Bloomsbury

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We want to make sure your student members don't miss important information from us! The Humanistic Psychologist, 36(2), 96-112. In 1915, after the beginning of the First World War, Roy left India for Java in search of arms for organizing an insurrection to overthrow the British rule in India. Humanism advances both a destructive critique of religion as well as a positive program to supplement it. The outstanding personality among Royists and humanists in Andhra was late AGK.
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Achilles of Rationalist Arguments: The Simplicity, Unity and

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Women in the western world, in addition to having all the same rights men do, already DO have privileges and entitlements that men don’t have and never will. Sephardic Jewry was establishing itself throughout the Ottoman Empire and North Africa, where it became the dominant constituency in Jewish cultural life. Thales questioned the notion of anthropomorphic gods and Xenophanes refused to recognise the gods of his time and reserved the divine for the principle of unity in the universe.
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The Puzzle of Experience

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Republican city-states became princedoms, as a powerful individual or family within the city took control while maintaining a facade of republican institutions and councils. It prevents the practical realization of health care as a human right. The changes that happened throughout culture, religion, ideology, and government ultimately led the people of the Renaissance Era to express their skills in architecture, sciences, arts, and etc.... [tags: European Renaissance Essays] Renaissance Art Evaluation - Massys – Moneylender and His Wife Massys portrait shows a man sitting next to his wife.
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Growth of Philosophic Radicalism

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Imagine that God himself seems to have fallen silent despite the suffering in the world. Watch for an announcement on our mailing list and the Religious Humanist Association website. Many scholars refer to it as the "Spirit of the Renaissance." This mechanistic materialism has been carried down to our day in one form or another, and has been encouraged by such developments as those in organic chemistry establishing material substances and interactions as necessary components of life; in biology by Darwin and Huxley, which gave natural explanations for living things; and in physics in which mechanical cause-effect, push-pull, theories have had conspicuous success.
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Kinds of Minds: Towards an Understanding of Consciousness

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THe Rationalist Press focused their efforts on publishing ventures to make inexpensive rationalist literature widely available. Radical Humanist movement played significant role in Andhra during freedom fight days in early 1940s. Reconstructionist Judaism is theoretically an outgrowth of Conservative, but it doesn't fit neatly into the traditional/liberal, observant/non-observant continuum that most people use to classify movements of Judaism.
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Dynamics and Performativity of Imagination: The Image

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With HMII’s preamble stating that the history of that period made HMI “seem far too optimistic” and with the explicit call for a “socialized and cooperative economic order” now absent, Humanism had seemingly de-radicalized toward a more realistic, responsible, and—undoubtedly for liberals the most important consideration—respectable, political orientation. The humanist acts "as if" history were open-ended and multivalued, as if human choices and actions were determinative for human destiny.
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