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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.
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…
the study of the beautiful. It is one of the classical sub-disciplines of philosophy.
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.
Abū Ḥāmid Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ghazālī (c.1056–1111) was a Sunni philosopher who taught at Baghdad and Nishapur.
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 …
Ancient philosophy consists, at least in the west, of the work by philosophers before around ~480 CE.
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 …
a medieval philosopher. His most well-known work today is his Ontological Argument for God.
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…
[St. Thomas Aquinas] (1225–1274), scholastic philosopher, Catholic theologian, and most famous commentator on Aristotle. [Thomism] is his school of thought. : http://plato.stanford.edu/e…
Questions related to the works of the German-born American political theorist Hannah Arendt (1906 – 1975).
The construction, deconstruction and presentation of arguments for a position;
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…
An artifact may be defined as an object that has been intentionally made or produced for a certain purpose.
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'…
(in a broad sense) a skeptic attitude towards the belief in deities. In a narrower sense, atheism rejects the existence of deities at all.