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GLOBAL FAITHS: Japanese adapt Buddhism - Goshen News

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GLOBAL FAITHS: Japanese adapt Buddhism
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One of Buddhism's major appeals to Japanese society was its superior culture, especially literacy, and ancient Japan was not yet literate. Most of the world ...
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Our romances are rarely eternal or unconditional, and that's OK - Cullman Times Online

Our romances are rarely eternal or unconditional, and that's OK - Cullman Times Online | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Our romances are rarely eternal or unconditional, and that's OK Cullman Times Online Before dropping hundreds of dollars on a Valentine's Day date or bemoaning loneliness that night, recall how love was regarded in ancient times — and consider...
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Ancient paradoxes and the good life

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'Paradox' is a Greek word that, in its classical usage, that meant 'something counter intuitive', something surprising.  'Para', meaning  'alongside' or 'against', and 'doxa', 'belief'.   So a paradox is something that runs against what we normally believe.  In short, those who belong to the paradoxical tradition say surprising things.

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Philosophical Perspectives - The Experience of Illness | BRLSI

Philosophical Perspectives - The Experience of Illness | BRLSI | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution is an educational charity based in Queen Square, Bath.
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virtual philosopher: Who Said Philosophy Isn't Glamorous?

virtual philosopher: Who Said Philosophy Isn't Glamorous? | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Sylvia Bellia of Italian Glamour Magazine published this interview Nigel Warburton: il filosofo del web on the Glamour magazine blog (in Italian): here's the English version of the main part of the article: Sylvia Bellia: Why have ...
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Thoughts on Teaching Yoga and Philosophy: Laurie Blakeney ...

Thoughts on Teaching Yoga and Philosophy: Laurie Blakeney ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
She loves to include artistic and philosophical considerations while staying true to the precision we know to be a cornerstone of the Iyengar method. We welcome Laurie once again to Austin for a full weekend of classes.
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5 Minute Tute: Philosophy - Cherwell Online

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5 Minute Tute: Philosophy
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Most academic disciplines are defined by their subject matter, but with Philosophy this is tricky, because its subject matter is, well, everything.
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The Philosophy of Data

The Philosophy of Data | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
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Philosophy and Money - Huffington Post

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Philosophy and Money
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Many frustrating conversations grind to an end with that phrase. The speaker expresses sympathy with whatever forward-thinking humanitarian scheme you have in mind.
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It's Nice That : Philosophy and slapstick come together in the ...

It's Nice That : Philosophy and slapstick come together in the ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Comedian John Luke Roberts has taken words of wisdom from everyone's favourite contemporary philosopher Alain de Botton and overlaid them onto images from the much-missed 1990s slapstick sitcom Bottom.
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Nonsense and sensibility - Financial Times

Nonsense and sensibility - Financial Times | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Nonsense and sensibility Financial Times There's an inescapable circularity in any conscious reflection on language through the medium of language but in Ashbery that self-reflexiveness becomes an occasion for philosophic humour and commentary on...
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Debate: The Philosophy of Intellectualism should be regarded as a ...

Debate: The Philosophy of Intellectualism should be regarded as a ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Spiritual Intelligence cannot be defined solely on the premise that closeness with a monotheistic deity, such as God/Allah/Krshna, would warrant its exaltation. Bearing in mind that the human spirit is autonomous in its nature, ...
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Adding an Ancient Face to a Famous Name - The Root

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Adding an Ancient Face to a Famous Name The Root It was found more than a century ago in one of several villas owned by Herodes, and it adds a face to the name of the person recorded by Philostratus in his Lives of the Sophists, an account of the...
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History's heartthrobs talk Valentine's Day - Seacoastonline.com

History's heartthrobs talk Valentine's Day - Seacoastonline.com | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
History's heartthrobs talk Valentine's Day Seacoastonline.com But since I do not currently have a true love upon whom to lavish words of woo, heart-shaped jewels and unconditional chocolate (Cupid winged me with his irreconcilable differences arrow...
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Philosophy Made Flesh - Wall Street Journal

Philosophy Made Flesh - Wall Street Journal | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal Philosophy Made Flesh Wall Street Journal Those who had encountered Day personally might also have remembered his unconventional appearance—he rejected finery and the fashionably essential wig—and his propensity for antisocial...
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Introduction to Philosophy and Ethics : Ethics Philosophy online flashcards from SwipeStudy

Introduction+to+Philosophy+and+Ethics, SwipeStudy Online Flashcard web-app study tool (RT @swipestudy: helping someone study Introduction to Philosophy and Ethics - #flashcards #learning #studytips http://t.co/N3bIonos)...
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"7 Words" engages philosophy and music - Duke Chronicle

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"7 Words" engages philosophy and music
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At first glance, the disciplines of philosophy and music appear to have little in common.
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Leiter Reports: A Philosophy Blog: Neuroscience & Philosophy Videos

Leiter Reports: A Philosophy Blog: Neuroscience & Philosophy Videos | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Here, featuring Susanna Schellenberg (Rutgers), Eric Schwitzgebel (UC Riverside), and others. (Thanks to Carolyn Dicey Jennings for the pointer.)
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Essay: Positive Psychology and Ancient Philosophy

The Hedonist thinker Epicurus was among the first ancient philosophers to explore concepts of happiness, and many of his views are shared today with positive psychologists. Epicurus said, "If just a little isn't sufficient for you ...
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Walter E Williams – A Philosophy Of Self-Ownership « Xanthippa's ...

Walter E Williams – A Philosophy Of Self-Ownership « Xanthippa's ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Socrates on marriage: When asked by a young man if he should seek to marry, Socrates answered him: “By all means marry: if you get a good wife, you will be happy; if you get a bad one, you will become a philosopher.” ...
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Book Review: Philosophy for Life And Other Dangerous Situations ...

Book Review: Philosophy for Life And Other Dangerous Situations ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
In Philosophy for Life And Other Dangerous Situations, Jules Evans explains how ancient philosophy saved his life, and how we might all use it to become happier, wiser, and more resilient. Jules explores how ancient ...
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The Authority of Neuroscientists on Philosophical Questions...

The Authority of Neuroscientists on Philosophical Questions... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
What neuroscientists say about philosophical questions certainly can't be used as evidence that scientism is true, since it presumes that very conclusion! Posted by Gene Callahan at 1:42 AM · Email ThisBlogThis!
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German Philosophy for Immigrants - The Morning News

German Philosophy for Immigrants - The Morning News | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
If you're about to do something important, stay away from German philosophy. Focus on organizing and then re-organizing your paperwork, and rehearse so you don't screw up. Take two folders, and put everything you might ...
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'Cassavetes is an example of a work and philosophy on life', by Nacho R. Piedra

'Cassavetes is an example of a work and philosophy on life', by Nacho R. Piedra | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Since Nacho R. Piedra left university, he has written scripts, edited and directed music videos. His first piece was produced for Migala –he was part of the... (RT @visualMANIAC_en: 'Cassavetes is an example of philosophy on life'.
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Philosophy Now | Wider Philosophy

Philosophy Now | Wider Philosophy | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Preview and download the podcast Philosophy Now on iTunes. Read episode descriptions and customer reviews. Pendleton Philosophy's insight: WOW I have never seen this before.
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