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absurdism addresses the human struggle for meaning, purpose, and application of labels, in a universe that will not permit the application.
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Questions related to the work of the German philosopher and sociologist Theodor W. Adorno (1903 – 1969). Adorno was a leading member of the Frankfurt School of critical theory; his works include Diale…
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the study of the beautiful. It is one of the classical sub-disciplines of philosophy.
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one who believes it impossible to know anything about God or about the creation of the universe and refrains from commitment to any religious doctrine.
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Abū Ḥāmid Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ghazālī (c.1056–1111) was a Sunni philosopher who taught at Baghdad and Nishapur.
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the selfless concern for the well being of others.
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one of two major branches of philosophy defined by its emphasis on formal logic, philosophy of language and scientism. Prevalent in the Anglo-American world from the early 20th …
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Ancient philosophy consists, at least in the west, of the work by philosophers before around ~480 CE.
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G. E. M. Anscombe (1919—2001) or Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Ancombe was an Irish-British philosopher. She was associated with both Oxford and Cambridge and became a Chair of Philosophy at Cambridge …
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a medieval philosopher. His most well-known work today is his Ontological Argument for God.
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an epistemological view first articulated in analytic philosophy by Michael Dummett. The truth of a statement rests on its being demonstrated and not on the assumed existence of an ext…
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[St. Thomas Aquinas][1] (1225–1274), scholastic philosopher, Catholic theologian, and most famous commentator on Aristotle. [Thomism][2] is his school of thought. [1]: http://plato.stanford.edu/e…
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Questions related to the works of the German-born American political theorist Hannah Arendt (1906 – 1975).
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The construction, deconstruction and presentation of arguments for a position;
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Aristotle was a Greek philosopher, famous for his prolific writings on a vast array of subjects, including logic, ethics, aesthetics, metaphysics, politics, and even the natural sciences. He is widely…
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An artifact may be defined as an object that has been intentionally made or produced for a certain purpose.
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Artificial intelligence means making a computer do something that appears clever to humans. Fully general artificial intelligence remains an elusive and far-off goal; but many relatively 'intelligent'…
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(in a broad sense) a skeptic attitude towards the belief in deities. In a narrower sense, atheism rejects the existence of deities at all.
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