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Portal:Logic From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia As a formal science, logic investigates and classifies the structure of statements and arguments, both through the study of formal systems of inference and through the study of arguments in natural language. The field of logic ranges from core topics such as the study of fallacies and paradoxes, to specialized analysis of reasoning using probability and to arguments involving causality. Logic is also commonly used today in argumentation theory. [1] The history of logic is the study of the development of the science of valid inference (logic). Logic was known as 'dialectic' or 'analytic' in Ancient Greece. A prolific writer, he was also a populariser of philosophy and a commentator on a large variety of topics, ranging from very serious issues to those much less so. Jump up ^ J. Purge server cache

Suicide research and prevention Griffith University is the first tertiary institution in the world to develop the Graduate Certificate in Suicide Prevention Studies and Master of Suicidology qualifications. Offered through the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP), our students learn from renowned researchers and practitioners in the field of suicide prevention, guided by world leading scientist, Professor Diego De Leo. As a graduate you will be equipped with specialist knowledge of suicidal behaviour that you can apply in an academic, policy or practical context within the fields of health, education, law enforcement, emergency, clergy, social and community service sectors. AISRAP is one of three centres designated as a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention. All degrees are offered part-time and are available online or at our Mt Gravatt campus.

Library Keystone XL: Down the Line A Journey Along the Controversial Pipeline and Into America’s Energy FrontierBy Steven Mufson The proposed 1,700-mile Keystone XL pipeline has enflamed the bitter fight over America's energy future. Opponents say the pipeline—which is designed to bring oil extracted from Canadian tar sands down through the U.S. to ports in Texas—would further bind future generations of Americans to our outdated and dead-end oil-based energy policy. Supporters claim that it represents a step towards America’s energy independence. But Steve Mufson, author of Keystone XL: Down the Line and a reporter at The Washington Post, suggests that the real story of the pipeline is one about American frontiers and just how far we are willing to go to feed our addiction to oil. Recounting his journey along the length of the proposed pipeline, Mufson asks readers to consider what this policy debate looks like beyond the issues of climate change, tar sands and U.S. energy trade policy.

Hearing Voices Network: Welcome The Good Mood Clinic Science & Nature - Human Body and Mind Psychology Documentaries "The real war is the war on consciousness. It's very important to always remember that ...Mind control is ubiquitous. It's almost a question of who is not mind controlled, as opposed to who is mind controlled. It's just a difference in degree. The whole question of what is consciousness and how it can be manipulated is one of the most crucial questions of our time." Produced by Michael Tsarion and Blue Fire Film, Architects of Control: Program One, explores humankind’s future and the posthuman world. Please visit the official website for more information:

Suicide, Culture, and Society from a Cross-National Perspective Erminia Colucci, Lecturer, Centre for International Mental Health, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, 5th floor, 207 Bouverie St, 3053 Carlton (VIC), Australia Email: ecolucci@unimelb.edu.au or fera_76@hotmail.com Abstract In this article, the authors explored the associations between suicide rates and a large number of sociocultural indexes, within the sociological framework provided by Durkheim and taking into account recent sociological theories. Article Notes Matteo Lenzi graduated in clinical psychology from Padua University (Italy). © 2012 SAGE Publications

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