Individual Philosophers
epub |eng | | Author:Thomas Nail

9. The Infinity of Matter If nature is nothing but flows and folds of matter in motion, it follows that it must be infinite. This is the radical thesis put ...
( Category: Individual Philosophers April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Craig Lundy

4 Dualism or Monism? THE APPARENT CONTRADICTION OF BERGSONISM There are three major stages of Bergsonism: duration, memory and the élan vital. In addition, there is the method, intuition, that ...
( Category: Individual Philosophers April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-06 | Author:Ccru

On February 19th 2003, the Shady Heights security AI went insane. Within 30 seconds, it had spread vermohysteric bionic virus throughout all its systems, the entire inmate population and beyond. ...
( Category: Individual Philosophers March 26,2020 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Jean Baudrillard

I Models and Series The Pre-Industrial Object and the Industrial Model The status of the modern object is dominated by the MODEL /SERIES distinction. To some extent, things were ever ...
( Category: Individual Philosophers March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Friedrich Nietzsche

* * * II. A CRITICISM OF MORALITY. * * * 1. The Origin of Moral Valuations. 253. This is an attempt at investigating morality without being affected by its ...
( Category: Individual Philosophers March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 1981-03-21 | Author:Mortimer J. Adler

CHAPTER 17 The Goodness of Beauty and the Beauty of Truth IN THE MEDIEVAL CATALOGUE of the transcendental values, truth and goodness are among the six all-encompassing ideas accorded this ...
( Category: Metaphysics March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:I. F. Stone [Stone, I. F.]

12 Xenophon, Plato, and the Three Earthquakes Xenophon and Plato were in their teens when the dictatorship of the Four Hundred was established in 411 b.c., old enough to be ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Antoine Compagnon

21 THE SKIN AND THE SHIRT Montaigne was a political man, an involved and engaged man, as I have said. However, he was always careful not to get too caught ...
( Category: Renaissance March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Appiah, Kwame Anthony

Make-Believe I have been discussing one way of using subjective probability theory. It is important to stress, though, that there are many other ways of thinking about belief, some of ...
( Category: Social Philosophy March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 1981-07-15 | Author:MORTIMER J. ADLER

CHAPTER 17 The Goodness of Beauty and the Beauty of Truth IN THE MEDIEVAL CATALOGUE of the transcendental values, truth and goodness are among the six all-encompassing ideas accorded this ...
( Category: Metaphysics March 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-05 | Author:ALFARABI

Alfarabi’s Access to Plato’s Laws In recent times, scholarly debate over whether Alfarabi expounds Plato’s text or merely an abridged version of it has engendered doubt about the value of ...
( Category: African March 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-01 | Author:Nick Land [Land, Nick]

Those of us who have contributed to the new science of cybernetics stand in a moral position which is, to say the least, not very comfortable. We have contributed to ...
( Category: Ideologies & Doctrines March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-26 | Author:Peter Gibson

Willed action Traditional accounts of actions usually say that they originate in the will. The simplest version of this is volitionism, which says that there is nothing more to an ...
( Category: Individual Philosophers March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-03 | Author:Clare Carlisle

11 How to be Anxious ‘I am still very exhausted, but I have almost reached my goal,’ he writes in his journal in November 1848, as he completes The Point ...
( Category: United States March 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-20 | Author:Charles R. Embry & Glenn Hughes [Embry, Charles R.]

Reason: The Classic Experience (1974) From Collected Works of Eric Voegelin, Volume 12: Published Essays, 1966–1985, ed. Ellis Sandoz (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1990), 265–92. [Voegelin recounts in ...
( Category: History & Theory March 7,2020 )