Philosophy
epub, azw3 |eng | 2018-01-16 | Author:Jordan B. Peterson [Peterson, Jordan B.]

Christianity and its Problems Carl Jung hypothesized that the European mind found itself motivated to develop the cognitive technologies of science—to investigate the material world—after implicitly concluding that Christianity, with ...
( Category: Philosophy January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Diana Lobel

The tenth-century Sufi-influenced thinker Ibn Sīna (Avicenna) already expressed this Sufi theme of the soul as mirror to the divine. He writes that at the end of the spiritual journey, ...
( Category: Philosophy January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hans-Georg Moeller

THE INCONGRUITY OF SINCERITY In his final words to Confucius, Robber Zhi chastises the sage and chases him away: “Everything you say I reject. Away with you, quick, run back ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Emerson, Ralph Waldo

V. Behaviour Grace, Beauty, and Caprice Build this golden portal; Graceful women, chosen men, Dazzle every mortal: Their sweet and lofty countenance His enchanting food; He need not go to ...
( Category: Philosophy January 16,2018 )
epub | | | Author:Being Wrong- Adventures in the Margin of Error (epub)

11. Denial and Acceptance "I should not like to be wrong," said Poirot. "It is not—how do you say?—my métier." —AGATHA CHRISTIE, THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD On July 29, ...
( Category: Psychology January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:David Camfield

Chapter 10 Why Do Women Still Face Sexism? INTERNATIONALLY, FLAT-OUT DENIAL THAT HUMAN society is causing the climate to change is fading; Donald Trump and his cronies are outliers, though ...
( Category: Philosophy January 15,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Richo

I am letting go of the need to keep up appearances or to project an overly impressive self-image. I am becoming ever more willing to appear as I am, without ...
( Category: Happiness January 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-10 | Author:Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Nonetheless Heraclitus has not escaped the “barren minds”; already the Stoics re-interpreted him on a shallow level, dragging down his basically esthetic perception of cosmic play to signify a vulgar ...
( Category: Philosophy January 14,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-07-06 | Author:Bhaskar, Roy & Danermark, Berth & Price, Leigh [Bhaskar, Roy]

These factors play a significant role in the complementary context, but they are often seen as an optional extra and, perhaps due to increasing financial (managerial) constraints, they are often ...
( Category: Social Sciences January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-29 | Author:Tim Costello

What? And plunge the world into total darkness? I often tell a story (maybe apocryphal) of the Hopi Native Americans, who inhabit the mesas (cut-off plateau mountains) of north-eastern Arizona ...
( Category: Philosophy January 12,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-07-01 | Author:Roy Bhaskar [Bhaskar, Roy]

In language and action, there’s a new brutalism in Westminster Will Hutton 1. It was a litany of nastiness couched in the language of reform, fairness and helpfulness. A series ...
( Category: Sociology January 12,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2011-05-18 | Author:Stewart Goetz & Charles Taliaferro [Goetz, Stewart]

Reid Thomas Reid (1710–1796), who, like Butler, was a man of the cloth, was also equally critical of Locke’s views of personal identity. For starters, Reid asserts that none of ...
( Category: Philosophy January 12,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Osho

The second question: Osho, Why do masters need directions from a master of masters? Are they not enough unto themselves when they have reached enlightenment? Or are there stages of ...
( Category: Spiritual January 12,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-04-19 | Author:Arthur Schopenhauer [Schopenhauer, Arthur]

source. They like to place him in a line with, nay above, Kant, having at times the assurance to call him the greatest of all G-erman philosophers. Now, compared with ...
( Category: Philosophy January 12,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1949-01-02 | Author:Mircea Eliade

In the “lunar perspective,” the death of the individual and the periodic death of humanity are necessary, even as the three days of darkness preceding the “rebirth” of the moon ...
( Category: Astronomy & Space Science January 11,2018 )