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Proposed Roads to Freedom

By: Bertrand Russell

...tician, political activist and Nobel laureate. He led the British revolt against idealism in the early 1900s and is considered one of the founders of analytic philosophy along with his predecessor Gottlob Frege and his protégé Ludwig Wittgenstein. In this book, written in 1918, he offers his assessment of three competing streams in the thought of the political left: Marxia...

Philosophy, Politics

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I and Thou

By: Martin Bube

...s hitherto been eomparatively Unknown among English-speaking students of philosophy and theology. 1 and TIum' is to be understood in the context of... ...t is, indeed, philosophical; but it is not an academic work of discursive philosophy. It is mystical, but it belongs to what' Pringle-Pattison has t... ...as thus called in doubt the massive monistic system within which !dealist philosophy has worked. The direct influence of Buber on philosophical tho... ...eteenth century Soren Kierkegaard, in his attack on the reigning Hegelian philosophy, had shown the limits of thought along the old .lines. And in 1... ...stinct to set up things in a synthetic, or, if that is impossible, in an analytic way-through pulling to pieces or tearing up), is also determined ... ... know the vital factor. And indeed, if fu. all the much disCussed erotic philosophy of the age we were to leave out of a.ccount everything that inv...

...and Thou will rank &8 one of the epoch-making books 9f our generation. It has hitherto been eomparatively Unknown among English-speaking students of philosophy and theology....

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Cyclopedia of Philosophy

By: Sam Vaknin

...ssive, coercive, or bureaucratic." (Honderich, Ted, ed. - The Oxford Companion to Philosophy - Oxford University Press, New York, 1995 - p. 31) A... ...ed: Natural Selection IS the vital power itself. Modern Physics is converging with Philosophy (possibly with the philosophical side of Religion as ... ...ors and, lately, by (neuronal) network metaphors. Metaphors are not confined to the philosophy of neurology. Architects and mathematicians, for inst... ...ck to the future", communism was surely "forward to the past". Competition A. THE PHILOSOPHY OF COMPETITION The aims of competition (anti-trust) l... ...ehead concluded that mathematics was a branch of the logic of sets and that it is analytical. In other words: the language with which we analyse t... ...ure of things because they are, at bottom, self referential (equivalent to Kant's "analytic propositions"). IIC. Kant According to Kant, our sens... ...society of lack of self- awareness. But choice of words does not a coherence make. Analytic Summary of Kimball Lasch was a member, by conviction, o... ...sly critical sensibility exemplified by psychoanalysis and the degeneration of the 'analytic attitude' into an all out assault on ideals of every ki... ...ather than as a basis for enlightenment. The solution was to blend Marxism and the analytic method of Psychoanalysis (very much as Herbert Marcuse ...

...Cyclopedia of issues in modern philosophy: The philosophy of science and religion, the cognitive sciences, cultural studies, aesthetics, art and literature, the philosophy of economics, the philosophy of psychology, and ethics....

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A Unifying Field in Logics : Neutrosophic Logic. Neutrosophy, Neutrosophic Set, Neutrosophic Probability

By: Florentin Smarandache

... by Charles T. Le: 3 0. Introduction: 9 1. Neutrosophy - a new branch of philosophy: 13 2. Neutrosophic Logic - a unifying field in logics: 87 3.... ...nter Florentin Smarandache, especially because the treated subject was of philosophy - revealing paradoxes - and logics. He had generalized the fu... ...osophic statistics” and thus opening new ways of research in four fields: philosophy, logics, set theory, and probability/statistics. It was known t... ...t was an inspired connection he made between literature/arts and science, philosophy. We started a long correspondence with questions and answers. ... ...l and metaphorical comments – which are separated by blank rows. It is an analytical study, and it is related to multiple-valued logic because in alm... ...ugin | passed to that of "stable disequilibrium" (<Truth in the Abstract (Analytical) versus Truth in the Concrete (Empirical)>). A self-regulating ... ...n in a hyperspace). Facts exist in isolation from other facts (= the analytic philosophy), and in connection as well with each other (= Wh... ... That's why I plead for a philosophical system without system. Not quite analytic philosophy. Congratulations for your failure! If you are defeate... ...comment and argue with them. Everything put in a form of short sections (analytic philosophy), systematically concatenated on themes, notions, cate...

...order to review them for the German journal “Zentralblatt fár Mathematik”. It was an inspired connection he made between literature/arts and science, philosophy....

...Paradoxism is an avant-garde movement in literature, art, philosophy, science, based on excessive used of antitheses, antinomies, contradictions, parables, odds, paradoxes in creations....

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Speculations and Physics

By: Sam Vaknin, Ph. D.

...d: Natural Selection IS the vital power itself. Modern Physics is converging with Philosophy (possibly with the philosophical side of Religion as ... ...ent view of the scientific endeavor competes with a more modest, semantic school of philosophy of science. Many theories - especially ones with bre... ...dvantage, to tackle questions that once were the exclusive preserve of religion or philosophy. The scientific method is ill-built to cope with such... ...ts it applies to, the term's universe of applicability). As the Oxford Companion to Philosophy puts it (p. 411): " A context of a form of words is ... ...t equivalent and do not share the same truth value). As the Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy summarily puts it (p. 194): " Inscrutability (Quine ... ...eses and the antitheses of the antinomies. The opposition in the antinomies is not analytic (no contradiction is involved) - it is dialectic. A met... ... An effect can be caused by many causes or many causes can lead to the same effect. Analytic tools - rather than experiential ones - are called for ... ..., post facto and ad hoc constructions. None of this has methodological, systematic, analytic and predictive merits. Still, the theories in psycholo...

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The Public Domain : Enclosing the Commons of the Mind

By: James Boyle

...at define prop- erty in the information age. It is that problem, its history, philosophy, and politics that I try to sketch out in the pages ahead. Ack... ... how seamlessly Macaulay coupled beautiful, evoca- tive writing and careful, analytic argument. Admittedly, he was remarkable even in his own time, bu... ...efferson and Macaulay focused do not disappear merely because one embraces a philosophy of moral rights—if anything, they become more pressing, partic... ... ___ 37278_u01.qxd 8/28/08 11:04 AM Page 36 als had been nurtured on the philosophy of the Scottish Enlightenment and the history of the struggle ... ...Gates, General Partner, Micro-Soft.” The hyphen would disappear in time. The philosophy stuck around. Though there are quibbles about the facts in Gat... ...... ...udely speaking, the environmental movement was deeply influenced by two basic analytical frameworks. The first was the idea of ecology: the fragile, com... ...lism, we need not only a semantic reorganization, or a set of conceptual and analytic tools, but a movement of people devoted to bringing a goal to th... ...294; and ecology, 239–240; and externality, 239–240; and populariza- tion of analytic framework, 240; cri- tique of analogy to intellectual property, ...

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Proceedings of the Introduction to Neutrosophic Physics : Unmatter & Unparticle

By: Florentin Smarandache, Editor

...2. The Gist of the Present Epistemology: The Surjective Qualon “Mere eruditic logic often turns – as has been generically said – philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. How far away from creation and solitude, from play and imagination, from day and night, from noon and silhouette it is! How Genius is precisely everythi...

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Scientia Magna : An International Journal : Volume 3, No. 2, 2007

By: Shaanxi Xi'an, Editor

...Scientia Magna is published annually in 200-300 pages per volume and 1,000 copies on topics such as mathematics, physics, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and linguistics....

...S. M. Khairnar and M. More : Subclass of analytic and univalent functions in the unit disk 1 Y. Ma, etc. : Large quaternary cyclic codes of length 85 and related quantum error-correcting 9 J. Chen : Value distribution of the F.Smarandache LCM function 15 M. Bencz...

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Paradoxist Distiches

By: Florentin Smarandache

...The whole paradoxist distich should be as a geometric unitary parabola, hyperbola, ellipse at the borders between art, philosophy, rebus, and mathematics – which exist in complementariness. The School of Paradoxist Literature, which evolved around 1980s, continues through these bi-verses closed in a new lyric exact formula, but with an openin...

...____ 34 SELF-CENSORSHIP __ 34 WHERE ____________ 35 BIG LIE ____________ 35 APPEARANCES _____ 35 EXCESS ____________ 35 DESPAIR ___________ 35 ANALYTIC _________ 35 BACOVIAN _________ 35 UNINVITED GUEST _ 35 NAUGHTY _________ 36 ESSENCE __________ 36 IN HARD TIMES ____ 36 HARDLY ___________ 36 CONTRADICTORY __ 36 PHYLOSOPHY ______ 36 PARSIFAL __________ 36 ...

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The Renaissance of Science : The Story of the Atom and Chemistry

By: Ph.D. Albert Martini

...us who we are! The writing of this book was guided by the gentle hand of our little and fascinating friend, the ATOM, through the exalting world of PHILOSOPHY (the love of learning) and of SCIENCE (the love of truth). In this fantastic journey, I had the privilege and pleasure of re-learning an old lesson of life, that man’s struggle to learn and to better himself and th...

...ur solar system as a mechanical universe. RENE DESCARTES (1596-1650) French Philosopher and Mathematician 53 Created his Cartesian Coordinates and Analytic Geometry. ROBERT BOYLE (1627-1691) Irish Physicist and Chemist 53 Proposed his corpuscular theory, revived Democritus’ theory. Published The Sceptical Chemist and initiated modern chemistry.   WILLIAM GILBERT ...

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The Future of the Internet : And How to Stop It

By: Jonathan Zittrain

... it mean? Where do we see it? Why is it good? This part of the book offers an analytic definition of generativity and describes its benefits and drawback... ...chnology and, to some degree, draws upon their mean- ings. The Free Software Philosophy The normative ideals of the free software movement and the des... ...criptive attri- butes of generativity have much in common. According to this philosophy, any software functionality enjoyed by one person should be un... ...person should be understandable and modifiable by everyone. The free software philosophy emphasizes the value of sharing not only a tool’s functionalit... ... S. 661 (1998). 9. GNU, The Free Software Definition, http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html (last visited May 16, 2007). This definition shoul... ...cs.harvard .edu/~goodell/blossom (last visited May 15, 2007) (describing the philosophy, design objectives, and implementation of the Blossom network,... ...t to the Internet for 21 days, it will shut down and lock.”). 11. See Caslon Analytics, http://www.caslon.com.au/volkscomputernote1.htm#morphy (last v...

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Proceedings of the First International Conference on Neutrosophy, Neutrosophic Logic, Neutrosophic Set, Neutrosophic Probability and Statistics

By: Florentin Smarandache

...allup.unm.edu/~smarandache/Introduction.PDF • 1. Neutrosophy - a new branch of philosophy: http://www.gallup.unm.edu/~smarandache/Neutrosophy.PDF •... ...S 1 }. 1. NEUTROSOPHY: 1.1 Definition: Neutrosophy is a new branch of philosophy that studies the origin, nature, and scope of neutralities... ...i, f [ 1); definition of <many-valued logic> from "The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy", general editor Robert Audi, 1995, p. 461: "propositions ... ...present is eternal and comprises in itself the past and the future? In Eastern Philosophy the contradictory utterances form the core of the Taoism an... ...975. [4] Bridges, Douglas, Constructive Mathematics, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, editor Edward N. Zalta, http://plato.stanford.edu/mathema... ... is possible but requires a higher computational burden. The general and direct analytic computation of for a set with is not known and is still unde... ...d on the inclusion or non inclusion of with respect to proposition . No general analytic expression for has been derived yet even if can be obtained e... ...braic manipulations (65) The solution of this equation does not admit a simple analytic expression but can be easily found using classical numerical ... ...doubt then that the theory of neutrosophic probability opens up a new vista of analytical reasoning for the techno-savvy forensic accountant. In this...

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The Conundrums of Psychology

By: Sam Vaknin

...ors and, lately, by (neuronal) network metaphors. Metaphors are not confined to the philosophy of neurology. Architects and mathematicians, for inst... ... post facto and ad hoc constructions. None of this has methodological, systematic, analytic and predictive merits. Still, the theories in psycholog... ...ent view of the scientific endeavor competes with a more modest, semantic school of philosophy of science. Many theories - especially ones with bre... ..., post facto and ad hoc constructions. None of this has methodological, systematic, analytic and predictive merits. Still, the theories in psycholo... ... post facto and ad hoc constructions. None of this has methodological, systematic, analytic and predictive merits. Still, these theories are powerf... ... a few semesters in the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa. Ph.D. in Philosophy (major: Philosophy of Physics) – Pacific Western Univ... ...eb sites in: – Psychology ("Malignant Self Love") – An Open Directory Cool Site, – Philosophy ("Philosophical Musings"), – Economics and Geopolitic... ...iodicals in many countries. Many appearances in the electronic media on subjects in philosophy and the sciences, and concerning economic matters. ...

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The Fundamental Assumptions Underlying the Modern Study of Psychopathology Examined.

By: Sam Vaknin

...(H. Kohut. The Chicago Institute Lectures 1972-1976. Marian and Paul Tolpin (Eds.). Analytic Press, 1998) Kohut's contention is nothing less than re... ...ive dimension of the experience. If a psychological process lacks the evaluative or analytic elements, this lack does not question its existence or ... ...A: The Pennsylvania State University Press, Quoted in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy). Parenting is possibly an irrational vocation, but h... ...er activists, says Meyerowitz, insist that gender and sexuality represent "distinct analytical categories". The New York Times wrote in its review o... ... a few semesters in the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa. Ph.D. in Philosophy (major: Philosophy of Physics) – Pacific Western Univ... ...eb sites in: – Psychology ("Malignant Self Love") – An Open Directory Cool Site, – Philosophy ("Philosophical Musings"), – Economics and Geopolitic... ...iodicals in many countries. Many appearances in the electronic media on subjects in philosophy and the sciences, and concerning economic matters. ... ...tics: http://ceeandbalkan.tripod.com/ Psychology: http://www.narcissistic-abuse.com/ Philosophy: http://philosophos.tripod.com/ Poetry: http://samvak....

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Cyclopedia of Economics

By: Sam Vaknin

...ssive, coercive, or bureaucratic." (Honderich, Ted, ed. - The Oxford Companion to Philosophy - Oxford University Press, New York, 1995 - p. 31) A... ...ed: Natural Selection IS the vital power itself. Modern Physics is converging with Philosophy (possibly with the philosophical side of Religion as ... ...ors and, lately, by (neuronal) network metaphors. Metaphors are not confined to the philosophy of neurology. Architects and mathematicians, for inst... ...ck to the future", communism was surely "forward to the past". Competition A. THE PHILOSOPHY OF COMPETITION The aims of competition (anti-trust) l... ...ehead concluded that mathematics was a branch of the logic of sets and that it is analytical. In other words: the language with which we analyse t... ...ure of things because they are, at bottom, self referential (equivalent to Kant's "analytic propositions"). IIC. Kant According to Kant, our sens... ...society of lack of self- awareness. But choice of words does not a coherence make. Analytic Summary of Kimball Lasch was a member, by conviction, o... ...sly critical sensibility exemplified by psychoanalysis and the degeneration of the 'analytic attitude' into an all out assault on ideals of every ki... ...ather than as a basis for enlightenment. The solution was to blend Marxism and the analytic method of Psychoanalysis (very much as Herbert Marcuse ...

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Progress in Physics : The Journal on Advanced Studies in Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Including Related Themes from Mathematics, Volume 2

By: Florentin Smarandache

...)dt 2 −B(r)dr 2 −C(r) dθ 2 +sin 2 θdϕ 2 , (2a) A,B,C>0, whereA,B,C are analytic functions. I emphatically remark that the geometric relations betw... ...J. Droste [9] and A. Eddington [10], that r 2 can be replaced by a general analytic function of r without destroying the spherical symmetry of (18). L... ... Schwarzschild’sR 2 and Hilbert’s r 2 can be replaced with any appropriate analytic functionC n (r) as given by (24), so the range and the bound- ary ... ...ntional conditions (see [19]) that must be met are inadequate, viz., 1. be analytic; 2. be Lorentz signature; 3. be a solution to Einstein’s free-spac... ...cle. Phys. Rev., 1958, v. 110, 965. 20. Levi-Civita T. Mechanics. — On the analytical expression that must be given to the gravitational tensor in Ein... ... experimental investigation of the properties of time. Time in Science and Philosophy, Academia, Prague, 1971, 111–132. 8. Kozyrev N. A. Physical pecu... ...18. Noyes P. Bit-strings physics: a discrete and fnite approach to natural philosophy. Series in Knots in Physics, v. 27, Singapore, World Scientifc, ... ...ubject of mechanics, several references are made herein to the history and philosophy of science. This is necessary because this paper deals primarily... ...ophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica (Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy), frst published in 1686 [6]. The Principia was revised by Newto...

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Narcissistic and Psychopathic Leaders

By: Sam Vaknin

...H. The Chicago Institute Lectures 1972-1976. Marian and Paul Tolpin (Eds.). Analytic Press, 1998 18. Kohut M. The Analysis of the Self. New York, I... ...rush to pieces many an object in its path." (G.W.F . Hegel, "Lectures on the Philosophy of History") "Such beings are incalculable, they come like fat... ...semesters in the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa. Ph.D. in Philosophy (major: Philosophy of Physics) – Pacific Western University, ... ...hology ("Malignant Self Love") - An Open Directory Cool Site for 8 years. – Philosophy ("Philosophical Musings"), – Economics and Geopolitics ("World... ... in many countries. Many appearances in the electronic media on subjects in philosophy and the sciences, and concerning economic matters. Write to ... ...tp://ceeandbalkan.tripod.com/ Psychology: http://www.narcissistic-abuse.com/ Philosophy: http://philosophos.tripod.com/ Poetry: http://samvak.tripod.c...

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The Marketing of Ideas and Social Issues

By: Seymour Fine

...ever been, taken as the spread of propaganda. Another reason for adopting this philosophy is that the word propaganda suffers from pejorative co... ...nts and needs reign supreme.) The Marketing Concept The marketing concept is the philosophy that the consumer's interest is the starting point if n... ...istics by which one discipline can be distinguished from another is the particular philosophy or method customarily employed by each discipline in so... ...rts intervally scaled variables into ordinal or nominal classes to meet particular analytic needs. Here, the need is simply to create a manageably ... ...anding and teasing, may be termed intimate marketing. This category is.a matter of analytic perspective. Analyzed by a religious person, marriage is... ...onal scaling for statistically exploring virtually any number of attributes. This analytic technique makes it possible to simultaneously compare co... ...n the road to government-sponsored manpower programming. One branch continued the philosophy of the past, namely, that of maximizing the quantity of... ...cation of manpower needs. this approach addresses the problem with a more enduring philosophy. saying in effect. not "Let us employ the hard-to-empl... ...t on the "cold sores" of society and ignored the "cancers.” Few of the impressive analytical powers of market researchers have been applied to solv...

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Kabbalah, Science and the Meaning of Life

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...E M E A N I N G O F L I F E 10 In his book, Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (1687), Isaac Newton (1642-1727) proposed a theory of mecha... ...of Truth. M I C H A E L L A I T M A N , P H D Rav Michael Laitman has a PhD in Philosophy from the Russian Academy of Science and an MSc in Bio-Cyber... ...h for a place where I could study the general systems of reality. I turned to philosophy, but before long realized that the answer was not to be fou... ...rely on practical experimenta- tion. Hence, this process is entirely reliable. Philosophy, however, engages in ideals abstracted from Mat- ter. It is ... ... the method of Kabbalah because it is founded on the study of Abstract Forms. Philosophy discuss- es qualities such as truth, falsehood, anger, and v... ...sations and impressions of the spiritual world that enrich the new memory and analytic abilities of the new mind. Consequently, the world-picture cr...

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Progress in Physics : The Journal on Advanced Studies in Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Including Related Themes from Mathematics

By: Florentin Smarandache

...nmatter was not checked in the lab. According to the neutrosophy theory in philosophy [2], between an entity <A> and its opposite <AntiA> there exist ... ...energy-momentum tensor, so that this is a looped system which has no exact analytical solution. In the case of a quantum mechanical particle considere... ... 42. Noyes P. Bit-String Physics: A discrete and fnite approach to Natural Philosophy. Ed. by J. C. van der Berg, Series of Knots in Physics, v. 27, W... ... 2 )− − N(r)(xdx+ydy+zdz) 2 , r = p x 2 +y 2 +z 2 , (1) where,∀t,L,M,N are analytic functions such that, L,M,N >0. (2) In polar coordinates (1) become... ...(1) becomes, ds 2 =A(r)dt 2 −B(r)dr 2 −C(r)(dθ 2 +sin 2 θdϕ 2 ), (3) where analyticA,B,C >0 owing to (2). 68 S J. Crothers. On the General Solution to... ...istic units, ds 2 =A(r)dt 2 −B(r)dr 2 −C(r)(dθ 2 +sin 2 θdϕ 2 ), (1) where analytic A,B,C>0. The general solution to (1) for the simple point-mass is,... ...= L m , ρ 2 =r 2 +a 2 cos 2 θ, Δ=r 2 −rα+a 2 +q 2 , 0<r<∞. By applying the analytic technique of section 3, the general solution for the rotating poin...

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