Anselm’s Ontological Argument and the Philosophers
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Saint Anselm of Aosta, Bec, and Canterbury, perhaps during a moment of enlightenment or starvation-induced hallucination, succeeded in formulating an argument for God’s existence which has been debated for almost a thousand years. It shows no sign of going away soon. It is an argument based solely on reason, distinguishing it from other arguments for […]

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Pythagorean Triples Analysis
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According to Laubenbache and Pengelley (1999)The Pythagorean Theorem was one of the earliest theorems known to ancient civilizations. This famous theorem is named for the Greek mathematician and philosopher, Pythagoras. Pythagoras founded the Pythagorean School of Mathematics in Cortona, a Greek seaport in Southern Italy. He is credited with many contributions to mathematics although some […]

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Concept of Beauty According to the Western Philosophers
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Concept of Beauty according to the Western Philosophers “Beauty is truth, truth beauty. That is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know” John Keats Beauty is an emotional element, a pleasure of ours, which nevertheless we regard as a quality of thing. The ideas of beauty is found in almost every […]

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The way in which one philosopher understands the term miracle
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Thomas Aquinas understood miracles to be ‘those things done by divine power apart from the order usually followed in things’. So in other words those things that God did, that nature cannot do, this is the most traditional approach to defining a miracle. It is effectively a breach of a law of nature, contradicting our […]

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Empedocles : Greek Philosopher
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Empedocles is a widely known Greek in the world of philosophy. He became famous for his theories, his works on nature and on his wild antics he would preform and preach about thinking that he was a God. Everyone had an opinion about Empedocles, whether as a genious or a kook. Aristotle hailed empedocles as […]

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Ideology Was Coined By A French Philosopher Sociology
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Ideology was coined by a Gallic philosopher, Antoine Destutt de Tracy in 18th century ( Van Dijk, 2000 ) . Then the survey of political orientation continued by a German philosopher, Karl Heinrich Marx with his Marxist Theory, Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, Louis Althusser and other philosophers. Ideology is “ a system of thoughts and ideals, […]

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Johnny Depp – A Philosopher Among Actors
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“If a adult male does non maintain gait with his comrades. possibly it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears. nevertheless measured or far off. ” In simple footings. this quotation mark is mentioning to those who do non conform to the criterions placed on them […]

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Meles Zenawi: A Philosopher King or Machiavellian Prince?
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Meles Zenawi: A Philosopher King or Machiavellian Prince? By Asrat Abraham The late prime minister of Ethiopia Meles Zenawi and his leadership was a hot issue for the past 22 year at home in Ethiopia and abroad. He was an extraordinary and mysterious person to many. For this reason, people said it is difficult to […]

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