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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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The place of philosophy faculties seems rather marginal inside the academic institutions, and the same is true for the role philosophy could play in society.
We aim, through our newsletters and other correspondence with the member societies, to serve as the hub of a sort of network of philosophy organizations worldwide.
For some, it is on the basis of this non-development of critical and analytical inclinations that the possibility of African philosophy is denied (iv).
First, the intended reader of The Verge of Philosophy is most likely someone interested in those puzzles in Plato which Sallis discusses, and she will likely find his prose illuminating rather than alienating.
Eileen O'Neill describes how gender issues are traditionally viewed as anthropological and external to philosophy, and argues that historians may change the landscape of Western philosophy with the introduction of women's texts (p.
In Three Nights in August, by Buzz Bissinger, we get into the mind of Tony LaRussa and see that his offensive philosophy is more aggressive, especially with runners in scoring position.
Yet here is where our schema can help: if modern philosophy can be seen as "post-medieval," then "post-modern" philosophy will have to be read as "post (post-medieval).
He was baptized a Lutheran; he grew up in atheism after his parents' divorce; with his wife he decided to commit suicide rather than live in the meaningless world of modern philosophy unless an alternative could be found; he became a Catholic, discovered the philosophy of Aquinas, and rejoiced to study it, and to spread it, during the rest of his life.
He has trained teachers all over the world in the concepts and techniques of philosophy of education, especially Philosophy for Children.
Before detailing major works and their place in the study of Chinese philosophy from 1949 to 2009, Qiyong reflects on 60 years of research, and identifies large patterns that span decades.
The seminar included four papers on the importance of philosophy, philosophy and critical thinking, philosophy between reality and ideality of science and philosophy and natural sciences.