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A Central Moral Value - Metapsychology

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A Central Moral Value
Metapsychology
Philosophers in the ancient world took friendship seriously. Among contemporary philosophers, not so much. But that seems to be changing.
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Philosophical Issues in Psychiatry II: Nosology - British Journal of Psychiatry

Philosophical Issues in Psychiatry II: Nosology
British Journal of Psychiatry
Philosophical Issues in Psychiatry II: Nosology Edited by Kenneth S. Kendler, Josef Parnas. Oxford University Press. 2012.
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Social equality at core of Hindu philosophy | Niti Central

Social equality at core of Hindu philosophy | Niti Central | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Herbert Spender, the great apostle of individual freedom, says that the position of women supplied a good test of the civilisation of the people.
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Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing? - Patheos (blog)

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Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing?
Patheos (blog)
Serving as an “existential detective,” Holt seeks first to define “nothing” (no small task), and then proceeds to engage a number of philosophers and others regarding our existence.
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Byzantine Philosophy and Its Ancient Sources

Byzantine Philosophy and Its Ancient Sources - Free ebook download as or read book online for free. («Byzantine Philosophy and Its Ancient Sources» en Scribd.
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The optimistic philosophy of belief - mydigitalfc.com

The optimistic philosophy of belief
mydigitalfc.com
All of us know that there is a higher purpose of 'doing' in the midst of change. We owe it to ourselves — that something of equal or greater worth will always follow change, or transformation.
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Short Form Content: Triadic Philosophy is the revolution of the 21st Century

RT @stephencrose: "Who we are. In 100 crisp aphorisms" http://t.co/AUkCbtoL
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If You Don’t Talk To Your Kids About Philosophy, Who Will?

If You Don’t Talk To Your Kids About Philosophy, Who Will? | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
One in five teens will experiment with philosophy. Only you can help.

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Rationally Speaking: Dogmas of analytic philosophy, part 1/2

Rationally Speaking: Dogmas of analytic philosophy, part 1/2 | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Rationally Speaking is a blog maintained by Prof. Massimo Pigliucci, a philosopher at the City University of New York. The blog reflects the Enlightenment figure Marquis de Condorcet's idea of what a public intellectual (yes, ...
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WWW.ESOTERIC-PHILOSOPHY.COM: THE MEANING OF THE CHRISTMAS STAR

WWW.ESOTERIC-PHILOSOPHY.COM: THE MEANING OF THE CHRISTMAS STAR | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
We see at “The Secret Doctrine” references to the direct connection between the Seven Rishis (Sages) of ancient...
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The Power of Negative Thinking

The Power of Negative Thinking | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
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Is It Possible To Find Out If We Are Living In A Computer Simulation? - RedOrbit

Is It Possible To Find Out If We Are Living In A Computer Simulation? - RedOrbit | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
RedOrbitIs It Possible To Find Out If We Are Living In A Computer Simulation?RedOrbitA British philosopher, Nick Bostrom, hypothesized that we might in fact be living in a computer simulation being run by our descendants in the future.
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The Stone Philosophy Links - NYTimes.com

The Stone Philosophy Links - NYTimes.com | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
In this week's links: The rise of "scientism" and philosophy's identity crisis, the challenge of doing philosophy for video, and more.
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Centenarian has a simple philosophy for life: So be it - Great Falls Tribune

Centenarian has a simple philosophy for life: So be it - Great Falls Tribune | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Centenarian has a simple philosophy for life: So be it
Great Falls Tribune
The gravelly voice of Andre “Andy” Kukay recites the opening lines of Robert W. Service's “The Cremation of Sam McGee” with confidence and humor.
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Tahirul Qadri's philosophy illogical: Fazl – The Express Tribune

Tahirul Qadri's philosophy illogical: Fazl – The Express Tribune | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Overall situation is being orchestrated in a way that now people feel the need for a revolution, says Rehman.
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Islam and the Philosophy of Science - Sayyid Naquib al-Attas

Islam and the Philosophy of Science - Sayyid Naquib al-Attas | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
One of the tensions that has risen in the modern era within the Muslim world is the struggle between various members of the intellectual class to authoritatively speak on matters of faith, law, and spirituality.
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PHILOSOPHICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: Do not give the cabal time to ...

PHILOSOPHICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: Do not give the cabal time to ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
There's no looking for crowd validation. There's no waiting for outside redemption. There's no collective bargaining to rely on. The awakening is you. Only you. That's what all this ruckus is about. The battle for your spirit and ...
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How the Ancient Greeks Invented Programming

How the Ancient Greeks Invented Programming | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Matt Butcher explores the philosophical systems devised by Plato and Aristotle, showing how Plato laid the foundations for what is now OOP, while Aristotle’s dynamic model is at the core of FP.
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Experimental Philosophy: Conference "Perception and Concepts ...

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It's not too late to submit a paper for this conference. The deadline is Jan 15. CfP here .
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Who’s Lying, Then? | Issue 93 | Philosophy Now

Who’s Lying, Then? | Issue 93 | Philosophy Now | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
David Pitts on Epimenides of Crete and his infamous Liar Paradox.

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New Year's Resolutions - Psych Explorations of The Future Heart

New Year's Resolutions - Psych Explorations of The Future Heart | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Psych Explorations of The Future Heart. Enthusiasm for life, rock culture and pop psychology ... To lead to impact they must be practical (“change socks” is do-able) but are also the perfect opportunity to think big… ….
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Philosophy, or Plumbing: How Well Is Academia Preparing Students for the Real ... - New York Times (blog)

Philosophy, or Plumbing: How Well Is Academia Preparing Students for the Real ...New York Times (blog)A report being released Monday by the McKinsey Center for Government shows a big disconnect between new grads looking for work and the employers...
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Philosopher's Carnival No. 146 | Talking Philosophy

Philosopher's Carnival No. 146 | Talking Philosophy | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Hello new friends, philosophers, and likeminded internet creatures. This month TPM is hosting the Philosopher's Carnival. Something feels wrong with the state of philosophy today. From whence hast this sense of ill-boding ...
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Do we live in a computer simulation? Researchers say idea can be tested - Nanowerk LLC

Do we live in a computer simulation? Researchers say idea can be tested - Nanowerk LLC | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Nanowerk LLCDo we live in a computer simulation?
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Experimental Philosophy: Intuitions, Philosophy, and Experiment

Experimental Philosophy: Intuitions, Philosophy, and Experiment | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Herman Cappelen has provocatively argued that philosophers don't generally rely upon intuition in their work and thus that work in experimental philosophy that aims to test people's intuitions about philosophical cases is ...
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