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philosophy

 [fĭ-los´ŏ-fe]
a system of beliefs and principles.
concordant philosophy a philosophical system used in kinlein, concerned with the practical aspects of a person on a day to day basis; a central principle is that of cordising. See also esca.

philosophy

(fĭ-lŏs′ō-fē)
1. The love or pursuit of knowledge.
2. A culturally determined system of beliefs, concepts, theories, or convictions.
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Shouldn't philosophers condemn, in a manner similar to Aristotle's polemics, the contemptible evasion of our dear representatives of the standard congressional procedures just to immediately pass their highly coveted Con-ass?
He improves so rapidly that his absurd dream of Rescue and Evac is within grasp, especially after a sparkling performance at the General's Cup, the annual flying competition showcasing the best of the college philosophers.
With a little imagination, one can notice that the style of philosophers is often similar to the style of other artists of their locale and time.
You say that "without God there are no moral facts" and that "Every atheist philosopher I have read or debated on this subject has acknowledged that if there is no God, there is no objective morality.
numerous philosophers and theologians throughout history have struggled to answer this question.
Nevertheless, it is clear that in their plays, Aristophanes and Al-Hakim attempt to search for the perfect city, joining a long line of writers, thinkers, and philosophers who all searched for it but none ever found it.
With cockroaches his only companions, he is sustained by the wisdom of the great philosophers and by his memories of childhood in Tehran and coming-of-age in Paris.
Triggered by interesting questions on many different philosophical themes posed by his former students, the discussion let the reader follow the philosophical roads trodden by Alejandro--the metaphysics of being, German transcendental idealism, and contemporary analytic philosophy--by the hand of some of the greatest philosophers of our Western tradition--Plato, Aristotle, Aquinas, Kant, Hegel, and Wittgenstein, among many others--and of our contemporary times: Habermas, Spaeman, MacIntyre, Anscombe, and Berti.
Among those featured in Prospect's 2014 list are 17 economists, 13 philosophers, three scientists, three technology theorists, an entrepreneur, writers and activists.
The writings of Paul in the New Testament have impacted western philosophers for the past two millennia.
4) The field has appeared in tandem with an increase in the number of professionally trained philosophers of African and African-American ("black") descent holding PhDs in philosophy, (5) While there were barely a handful of black academic philosophers teaching and writing in 1960, (6) among the American Philosophical Association's estimated ten thousand PhD-trained philosophers in the United States today, at least one hundred are thought to be of African descent or African American, and about twenty of those individuals are black women.
There is a fairly even split of male and female philosophers from the last half century, the most notable of whom is Harry Frankfurt, known for his work On Bullshit.