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Why was Aristotle almost like the only Greek philosopher studied during the Middle Ages?

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What is the meaning of this Voltaire quote?

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What is the relationship between the scientific experimental method and the two espistemologies of empiricism and rationalism

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Is Confucianism a humanism?

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Is tolerance for other cultures and peoples an essential trait of Western Humanism?

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In which respects Quine was a pragmatist?

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Materialism can cover idealism but idealism cannot cover materialism?

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The Enlightenment thinkers and the myth of the noble savage

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Was John Stuart Mill really influenced by the romantics?

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The Vienna Circle and metaphysics

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Spinoza and emotions

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Freud and (German) idealism

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What is the difference between metaphysics, supernaturalism, and idealism?

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Why should reason be used some times but not others?

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Does Freudian/Lacanian psychoanalysis drives toward irrationalism and low self-control?

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Is Continental philosophy a continuation of metaphysics, analytic philosophy a departure from it?

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What is the difference between a "human being" and an "individual"?

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Quote from Nietzsche on modernity and culture

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What justifies "virtue ethics" or other forms of ethics emphasizing "virtues"?

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What are the intellectual roots of U.S. happiness and Western Continental Europe suffering?

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What is the relation between naturalism and the natural law theory?

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Confucianism and other cultures/peoples

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Realism and idealism

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Non-moralistic solutions to problems

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Secular humanism and ethics

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How Humanism, the philosophy of the Enlightenment, and classical liberalism are related?

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Rousseau's Social Contract and the state of nature

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What is realism? Or: Is realism real?

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Quine on philosophy and science

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How does the Enlightenment philosophy tackle the asymmetry it has with non-Enlightenment societies/traditions?