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Bertrand Russell’s 10 Rules for Living. The great philosopher’s wisdom condensed into ten solid principles on which to live your life Bertrand Russell, one of 20th century’s most important and enduring thinkers, previously gave us this beautiful summary on what matters most in life.

Bertrand Russell’s 10 Rules for Living

If that meditation answers the what, then these guidelines help us answer the how. Published in 1951 as part of an article on liberalism for The New York Times Magazine, the ten rules dictate Russell’s guidelines that he, as a teacher, believed he should advocate. Although the rules ostensibly relate to rules for teaching, they really can be said to be, in the broadest sense, rules for living well. 1. The Unlearner is ad-free. Mario Sergio Cortella. Leandro Karnal. YogicQuotes.

Philosophical Terms and Methods. Ad hoc You call something ad hoc when it's introduced for a particular purpose, instead of for some general, antecedently motivated reason.

Philosophical Terms and Methods

So, for instance, an ad hoc decision is a decision you make when there's no general rule or precedent telling you what to do. Philosophers sometimes accuse their opponents of making ad hoc hypotheses (or ad hoc stipulations, or ad hoc amendments to their analyses, etc.). 10 Philosophers Summed Up in a Single Sentence. Certainly, there is much to be gained by laboring over the complexities that pervade most philosophical writing.

10 Philosophers Summed Up in a Single Sentence

However, the act of reading such texts is almost always accompanied by head clutching and eye rubbing. Guide to Popular Philosophers « Debate Central. By David Weeks Ancient Greek philosopher, credited for the development of the foundations of the Western philosophical tradition.He forced his students to question their beliefs and problems and develop their own solutions by using a dialectic method of inquiry.

Guide to Popular Philosophers « Debate Central

(later known as the Socratic Method)His most famous student was Plato, although he resisted being called a teacher, and refused to take money for what he did.He refused the label teacher, because he believed that he did not transmit knowledge to passive listeners. Instead, by asking questions that lead people to realize their own ignorance, he represented a new approach. Relações, consumo e globalização: 9 pensamentos de Zygmunt Bauman que vão chacoalhar sua mente. The Perimeter of Ignorance. A boundary where scientists face a choice: invoke a deity or continue the quest for knowledge Writing in centuries past, many scientists felt compelled to wax poetic about cosmic mysteries and God's handiwork.

The Perimeter of Ignorance

Perhaps one should not be surprised at this: most scientists back then, as well as many scientists today, identify themselves as spiritually devout. But a careful reading of older texts, particularly those concerned with the universe itself, shows that the authors invoke divinity only when they reach the boundaries of their understanding.

Friedrich Nietzsche (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) 1.

Friedrich Nietzsche (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

Life: 1844–1900 In the small German village of Röcken bei Lützen, located in a rural farmland area southwest of Leipzig, Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was born at approximately 10:00 a.m. on October 15, 1844. The date coincided with the 49th birthday of the Prussian King, Friedrich Wilhelm IV, after whom Nietzsche was named, and who had been responsible for Nietzsche’s father’s appointment as Röcken’s town minister. Google Ngram Viewer. Locke versus Hobbes. The Grolier encyclopedia contrasts Locke and Hobbes as follows: Locke’s considerable importance in political thought is better known.

Locke versus Hobbes

As the first systematic theorist of the philosophy of liberalism, Locke exercised enormous influence in both England and America. In his Two Treatises of Government (1690), Locke set forth the view that the state exists to preserve the natural rights of its citizens. When governments fail in that task, citizens have the right—and sometimes the duty—to withdraw their support and even to rebel. Locke opposed Thomas Hobbes’s view that the original state of nature was “nasty, brutish, and short,” and that individuals through a social contract surrendered—for the sake of self-preservation—their rights [...] Timeline of Philosophy. I Watch Therefore I Am: 10 Of The Best Philosophical Films. Source: | Original Post Date: April 15, 2015 – Compiling just 10 is difficult so we’ve created a full list of recommended films and documentaries with summarised ratings in our watch section, which we add to weekly.

I Watch Therefore I Am: 10 Of The Best Philosophical Films

If you have any films you’d like to recommend, please comment below and we’ll make time to reply and watch them. “Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.” ~ Ingmar Bergman. Quotations. Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.Douglas AdamsThere is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.Henry AdamsScientists will eventually stop flailing around with solar power and focus their efforts on harnessing the only truly unlimited source of energy on the planet: stupidity.Scott AdamsThe culture industry not so much adapts to the reactions of its customers as it counterfeits them.Theodor AdornoThe wise man doubts often, and changes his mind.


René Descartes. Michel Foucault. Hipermodernidade. Gilles Lipovetsky. Gilles Lipovetsky. 50 filósofos contemporâneos. PENSADORES POSMODERNISTAS. Internet, vaso de Pandora? - iG Paulista. Neil deGrasse Tyson vs Lawrence Krauss Debate on Nothing. Physicists and Philosophers Debate the Boundaries of Science. Physicists typically think they “need philosophers and historians of science like birds need ornithologists,” the Nobel laureate David Gross told a roomful of philosophers, historians and physicists last week in Munich, Germany, paraphrasing Richard Feynman.

Physicists and Philosophers Debate the Boundaries of Science

But desperate times call for desperate measures. Fundamental physics faces a problem, Gross explained — one dire enough to call for outsiders’ perspectives. Scientific method: Defend the integrity of physics. Illustration by Vasava This year, debates in physics circles took a worrying turn. Faced with difficulties in applying fundamental theories to the observed Universe, some researchers called for a change in how theoretical physics is done. They began to argue — explicitly — that if a theory is sufficiently elegant and explanatory, it need not be tested experimentally, breaking with centuries of philosophical tradition of defining scientific knowledge as empirical. We disagree. As the philosopher of science Karl Popper argued: a theory must be falsifiable to be scientific. Why science needs to break the spell of reductive materialism.

Constrained. Photo by Chip Griffin/Flickr We all sense something deeply deficient in our modern civilisation. Is it an absence of spirituality? Partly. Global Development Professionals Network. Colonialism is one of those things you’re not supposed to discuss in polite company – at least not north of the Mediterranean. Most people feel uncomfortable about it, and would rather pretend it didn’t happen. In fact, that appears to be the official position. In the mainstream narrative of international development peddled by institutions from the World Bank to the UK’s Department of International Development, the history of colonialism is routinely erased.

According to the official story, developing countries are poor because of their own internal problems, while western countries are rich because they worked hard, and upheld the right values and policies. OPENSCIENCE - ROTEIRO PARA UMA INVESTIGAÇÃO ABERTA. O terrível custo sobre o qual ninguém fala de ter um doutorado.

There is a culture of acceptance around mental health issues in academia. It is all too common to see PhD students work themselves to the point of physical and mental illness in order to complete their studies. It is less common to see PhD students who feel that they are under such pressure that the only option is suicide. But it does happen. There is a culture of acceptance around mental health issues in academia – and this needs to change. Nietzsche - Human, All Too Human (Full BBC Documentary) BBC Humano Demasiado Humano - Friedrich Nietzsche: Além do Bem e do Mal (1999)

Especial Nietzsche - Viviane Mosé - Café Filosófico (Exibido dia 29.03.2009).avi. Documentários sobre Nietzsche, Heidegger e Sartre que você deveria assistir. Revolução científica. Antonio Nobre: "É urgente que a colaboração surja nas ciências e tecnologias" RIO - Um dos convidados do colóquio "Os mil nomes de Gaia", que acontece de 15 a 19 de setembro na Casa de Rui Barbosa, Antonio Nobre é o que se pode chamar de "cientista da terra".

Pesquisador titular do Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia e pesquisador Visitante no Centro de Ciencia do Sistema Terrestre, do Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, onde lidera o grupo de modelagem de terrenos, ele estuda as interações entre as florestas e a atmosfera, mas também tem desenvolvido, nos últimos anos, uma abordagem mais ampla do planeta. O que se pode entender por Gaia? O nome vem da denominação de povos antigos ao ente feminino que rege os elementos da natureza na Terra. O conceito científico inspirado por tal nome é descrito em uma teoria reveladora de um planeta complexo e autorregulado, com a participaçao ativa (e maciça) dos seres vivos na miríade de processos interconectados, geradores de bem-estar e equilíbrio no habitat. A HISTÓRIA DOS NÚMEROS PRIMOS - Documentário (2007) Iain McGilchrist @ Schumacher College: Things Are Not What They Seem. Rupert Sheldrake - The Science Delusion. A teoria do valor tupinambá - 31/05/2015 - Ilustríssima.

Aprenda a discordar usando a lógica do papel higiênico. 30 Essential Reads for Philosophy Majors. Filosofía básica en medio minuto - Wondrus. 35 Scientific Concepts That Will Help You Understand The World, by Aimee Groth. A História do Mundo em 2 h. Novum Organum. Organon aristoteles. Bacon: History of the Reign of Henry VII. Francis_bacon_novum_organum.pdf. Goldilocks principle. Big History. Golden mean (philosophy) Normal science. Kuhn's Structure of Scientific Revolutions - outline. Kuhn_Structure_of_Scientific_Revolutions.pdf. Thomas Kuhn: the man who changed the way the world looked at science. Discurso sobre o Método. David Hume. Crítica da Razão Pura. A inovação pelos pares veio para ficar « Página 22. Rupert Sheldrake. Wikipedia: Captured by Skeptics. Skeptical About Skeptics. Palestra Rupert Sheldrake 2012 Leg. PT- BR. Neil deGrasse Tyson's list of 8 books every intelligent person should read. Ciência brasileira adere ao ‘padrão salame’ de produção e avaliação científica.

Darwin e a prática da 'Salami Science' A doença da "normalidade" na universidade. Produção científica e lixo acadêmico no Brasil - 06/01/2015 - Opinião. Thomas Kuhn. A Função do Dogma na Investigação Científica - Barra, Tozzini, Miranda, Couso e Brzowski. 80 links para quem trabalha com palavras. Significado de Kaput.

Latin Dictionary and Grammar Aid. Latin Dictionary and Grammar Resources - Latdict. Latin Dictionary Online Translation LEXILOGOS. WORDS Latin-to-English & English-to-Latin Dictionary. Textos de Interesse Filosófico.