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The Silver Lining: Moral Deliberations in Modern Cinema

By: Sam Vaknin, Ph. D.

...kovich VII. Dreamcatcher – The Myth of Destructibility VIII. I, Robot – The Fourth Law of Robotics IX. Surrogates: The Interrupted Self X. Avatar:... ...ing? A choice always involves a dilemma. It is the conflict between two equivalent states, two weighty decisions whose outcomes are equally desirab... ...tendency (conscious, unconscious, or biological-genetic). Opportunities are current states of the world, which allow for a decision to be made and t... ...part of the Matrix, making decisions and appearing to be making them are identical states. Only an outside observer - one who in possession of full... ...from other statements, at least one of which is a statement of a general scientific law. This is the "Covering Law Model" and it implies a symmet... ... to women and children? Should not he have obeyed the captain's orders (=the marine law)? Should we succumb to laws that put our lives at risk (figh... ... thought experiments is that the brain and its flesh-and- blood container were once united, before science or technology had them sundered. But what... ...nd Ecosystems", published by the World Resources Institute, the World Bank and the United Nations conclude: "Our knowledge of ecosystems has increa... ...locations all wrong: nine of ten serial killers worldwide are born and bred in the United States. Born Killers is an American phenomenon, not a Eur...

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Veritas Neo: The New Vision for a New Reality

By: Kee

...ociety as a whole? Peace is a mindset. And it begins with freedom. We are united in desire not only to see beyond the "Matrix" of this world -- yet a... ...alizes that they are free, then that, in itself, is worth everything. And united in truth, we may just change everything. It is, in fact, time for a... ... for the people!" for six months, sixteen... and then we’d start needing "law and order", start excluding people. And then, boom. There we go again.... ...in the purest sense. Now, I’m not talking about the school of thought that states that every ant, every spider, every frog, are "equal to or better t... ...h a specific Purpose, and everyone needs to be working together under the united "flag" of that Purpose. It's taken a long while to have everyone un... ...and oppression, that sentients’ rights should be protected by the rule of law, Whereas it is essential to promote the development of friendly relati... ...nd effective recognition and observance, both among the peoples of Member States themselves and among the peoples of territories under their jurisdic... ... 6 Everyone has the right to recognition everywhere as a person before the law. Article 7 All are equal before the law and are entitled without any di...

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Watermelon Credo

By: Wally Amos

...rry Obama liked to showboat his personal style, but the future president of the United States had a lot to learn about what it meant to be on a team... ...ma liked to showboat his personal style, but the future president of the United States had a lot to learn about what it meant to be on a team. He l...

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Live an Inspiring Life

By: Wally Amos

...N PRESS is registered in U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Printed in the United States of America. First Printing: 2006 * This book is printed on ... ... is registered in U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Printed in the United States of America. First Printing: 2006 * This book is printed on recycle... ...er strength to sit ~own and fight came from knowing she was right and the law was wrong. "She was planted there by her personal sense of dignity and...

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Paradoxism and Postmodernism in Florenitin Smarandache's Work

By: Ion Soare

...htm ISBN: 1-931233-32-2 Standard Address Number 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 4 Ion Soare PARADOXISM AND PO... ... ISBN: 1-931233-32-2 Standard Address Number 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 4 Ion Soare PARADOXISM AND POSTMODER... ...stic roots pull him towards his native place from Balcesti- Valcea, while the States ...and the whole world are not enough for his flight. Modest nat... ...ounted waves these could arouse disgust and repulsion, extreme sentiments and states, contrary to those anticipated. There are poets, especially in l... ...ma is devil’s woman? -You’ll understand, my son, when you’ll have a mother-in-law. (-De ce zici despre bunica, mereu, ca e poama acra? -Ai sa intel... ... texts and of the majority of the postmodernist ones, “ leads after the inner law of these arts to the resumes and even the deformations of them”. Th...

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Cyclopedia of Philosophy

By: Sam Vaknin

... In some countries, the obligation to save life is legally codified. But while the law of the land may create a LEGAL right and corresponding LEGAL... ...re is not much difference between the embryo and the comatose. A typical contract states the rights of the parties. It assumes the existence of pa... ...d, if so (b) in which circumstances – can be easily settled using modern contract law. Yes, a contract can be annulled and voided if signed under ... ...ion (state vector) in quantum mechanics – the represent millions of potential final states (=millions of potential embryos and lives). The fetus is ... ... Why is there a debate regarding this question? "Thou shalt not kill" is a natural law, it appears in virtually every legal system. It is easily an... ... kin and kith. Note - The Exclusionary Conscience The self-identity of most nation-states is exclusionary and oppositional: to generate solidarity,... ...ys been the most fervent anti-Semites. Jews are not so much a race as a community, united in age-old traditions and beliefs, lore and myths, histor... ...y. This viral hijacking of the host country's agenda is particularly evident in the United States where the interest of Jewry and of the only super... ...are no exception. Jews are, indeed, over-represented in certain professions in the United States. But they are under-represented in other, equally ...

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Sextus Empiricus and Greek Scepticism

By: Mary Mills Patrick

... directs his writings entirely against the Dogmatics, by whom he distinctly states that he means the Stoics, [3] and the influence of the Stoics beg... ...e master of Sextus, or by himself, from the place where it had so long been united with the Empirical School of medicine, Athens would seem the most... ...s understands to be synonymous. The third reference is in regard to a Roman law, and the use of the word 'Roman' does not at all show that Sextus wa... ... as παξ᾽ ἡκῖλ shows that they were always Roman laws, and his definition of law [3] is especially a definition of Roman law. This argument might, it... ...to any part of the Roman Empire, but Haas claims that the whole relation of law to custom as treated of by Sextus, and all his statements of customs... ...in three volumes, and the two works comprising eleven books which have been united in later times under the title of πξὸο καζεκαηηθνύο, one of which ... ...requent assertion that he does not affirm things to be absolutely true, but states them as they appear to him, and that they may be otherwise from w... ...Dogmatic, if preferred, or to one whom the Dogmatics consider wise, [1] and states that as the ideas given by the different sense organs differ radi... ... in the Academy, with which Scepticism after the death of Timon was so long united, the exact continuance of Pyrrhonism. The philosophical enmity of...

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

By: Florentin Smarandache

...Manifesto of the PARADOXISM is especially a revolt of the emigrant to the United States who doesn't speak English, against the language - an anti- la... ...to of the PARADOXISM is especially a revolt of the emigrant to the United States who doesn't speak English, against the language - an anti- language ... ...oems; - poems in Pirissanorench (language spoken in the South-West of the United States by a single person!); - super-poems; 6 - graphic poems; ... ...- poems in Pirissanorench (language spoken in the South-West of the United States by a single person!); - super-poems; 6 - graphic poems; - upse... ......, so that <P> looks differently in each of them - getting all possible states from <P> to <Non-P> until <Anti-P>. And, as a consequence, for any... ...he spiritual field it is really difficult to obtain (exact) formulas. a) Law of Equilibrium: The more <A> increases, the more <Anti-A> decre... ... horizontal Cartesian axes are asymptotes for the curve M $I = k. 19 b) Law of Anti-Reflexivity: <A> in the mirror of <A> gradually vanishes itsel... ...g, therefore itself too! Dadaism of the dadaism vanishes either. c) Law of Complementarity: <A> feels like completing with <Non-A> in order to...

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Fourth International Anthology on Paradoxism

By: Florentin Smarandache

...th CONFIDANT Sympathetic software In external hard disc SIN Court of law can overlook Conscience says ‘No’ SILENCE Absence of speech Me... ... limb ă specific ă, Pirissanorench (language spoken in the South-West of the United States by a single person, limb ă vorbit ă în sud-estul Statelor... ... specific ă, Pirissanorench (language spoken in the South-West of the United States by a single person, limb ă vorbit ă în sud-estul Statelor Unite ... ...//www.gallup.unm.ed u/~smarandache/a/Paradoxism.htm 201 GERALD ENGLAND (United Kingdom) absolutely there are no absolutes a poem stands o... ...sén ………….…………………………………... SWEDEN Kristina Staude …………………………………………….... UNITED KINGDOM Gerald England ……………………..……………………….. USA Ahmed Ba...

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Introduction to Neutrosophic Logic

By: Charles Ashbacher

... ISBN: 1-931233-60-8 Standard Address Number: 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 3 Foreword As someone who works heav... ... 1-931233-60-8 Standard Address Number: 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 3 Foreword As someone who works heavily in ... ...g else” it is then possible to avoid the restrictions forced on us by the law of the excluded middle. Chapter three describes the rules of fuzzy log... ...apter 1 Classical Logic 7 Section 1 Propositions Section 2 The Law of the Excluded Middle Section 3 Logical Equivalence Section ... ... as well as the negations of all the tautologies. Section 2 The Law of the Excluded Middle While propositions can be used in many diff... ...in the modal frame. Example: The major league baseball teams in the United States are split up into two leagues, the National and American. At... ...modal frame. Example: The major league baseball teams in the United States are split up into two leagues, the National and American. At the en... ... for tiny particles such as electrons to possess one of two possible spin states, “up” and “down.” They are placed in quotes because the spin proper...

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God Prophecy

By: Dr. Paraskev

...ced the League of Nations. Which produced World War II. Which produced the United Nations... But why do all good intentions of humans always fail ? ..... ...iament of the whole humankind. The world is a one whole federation of free states and nations. A one whole democratic system with high living standard... ...e remain the same selfish survivors. And this is only natural, because the law of selfishness had never stopped acting and will never stop, in the lim... ...terests from battling each other, we just have to follow a simple rule, or law: “The equal observation of each and all interests (rights) is our supre... ...h and all interests (rights) is our supreme natural interest.” This simple law is fundamental for securing the balance of interests in a society by se...

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Ultrapolemici

By: Florentin Smarandache

... Manifesto of the PARADOXISM is especially a revolt of the emigrant to the United States who doesn’t speak English, against the language - an anti- l... ...sto of the PARADOXISM is especially a revolt of the emigrant to the United States who doesn’t speak English, against the language - an anti- language... ...poems; - poems in Pirissanorench (language spoken in the South-West of the United States by a single person); - super-poems; - graphic poems; - u... ... - poems in Pirissanorench (language spoken in the South-West of the United States by a single person); - super-poems; - graphic poems; - upset-po... ...ublished Quelques Paradoxes {Some Paradoxes), Canada, 1993. Emigrating to United States in March 1990, I continued to spread the paradoxist movemen... ...d Quelques Paradoxes {Some Paradoxes), Canada, 1993. Emigrating to United States in March 1990, I continued to spread the paradoxist movement to En...

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The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley Volume 3

By: Thomas Hutchinson

... _75 114 Volume 3 Eternal Nature’s law. Above, below, around, The circling systems formed A wilderness of harm... ...d the cure; And all-sufficing Nature can chastise Those who transgress her law,—she only knows How justly to proportion to the fault The punishment it... ...me 3 Which desolates the discord-wasted land. From kings, and priests, and statesmen, war arose, _80 Whose safety is man’s deep unbettered woe,... ...to glare, Rent wide beneath his footsteps? Nature!—no! Kings, priests, and statesmen, blast the human flower Even in its tender bud; their influence d... ... disease and woe Heaped on the wretched parent whence it sprung By morals, law, and custom, the pure winds _130 125 Shelley... ...t shall hereafter be; The other, man as vice has made him now. ‘War is the statesman’s game, the priest’s delight, The lawyer’s jest, the hired assass... ... _230 Unfurled their pinions to the winds of Heaven. The Body and the Soul united then, A gentle start convulsed Ianthe’s frame: Her veiny eyelids qui... ...ch should limit its duration? A husband and wife ought to continue so long united as they love each other: any law which should bind them to cohabitat... ...make hypocrites or open enemies. Persons of delicacy and virtue, unhappily united to one whom they find it impossible to love, spend the loveliest sea...

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Of the Injustice of Counterfeiting Books

By: Immanuel Kant

...tinuing importance (even though it is not often taken into account in contemporary debates, and has only a tenuous relation to contemporary copyright law); the distinction between works and acts in the “Universal Observation” (the third section of the essay) strikes us as odd today, but is worthy of consideration; his admission of the permissibility of derivative works is ...

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The Ulysseans

By: Antonio Mercurio

.... At birth, human beings are reactive and they are controlled by the iron law of action-reaction and stimulus-response. Many remain there for their... ...ifferentiate themselves from the masses. They are able to break free of the law of action-reaction so they can elevate themselves to the spiritual di... ...ogical life, because it is a type of life that is no longer subject to the law of death and entropy. Not every populace has a soul or is capable o... ...ble to say whether they are right or wrong but, as the title of my article states, I do have something new and impossible to propose, regarding matte... ...ght I would here like to affirm the principle of circular causality, which states that reality is circular, just like a wheel is circular. Linear re... ...e must simply accept the brutal coherence of Saint Thomas of Aquino, which states that the damned are necessary to glorify God, or Saint Paul’s, who... ...ng a kingdom on this earth where human beings, with their souls and bodies united, could live freely and completely, free from any type of slavery, ... ... confines of this universe’s space-time. Many human lives, when they are united socially and historically, create a language and a culture. From t... ...is transformed into billions of cells, each one differentiated and yet all united together to reach a specific goal: the life of a human organism. ...

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Man with No Name

By: Wally Amos

...t ed. p. em. ISBN 0-944031-57-9 : $9.95 1. Amos, Wally. 2. Businessmen--United States--Biography. 3. Cookie industry--United States. 4. Uncle Nona... ...p. em. ISBN 0-944031-57-9 : $9.95 1. Amos, Wally. 2. Businessmen--United States--Biography. 3. Cookie industry--United States. 4. Uncle Noname Cook... ... enough lemons to make lemonade for the entire southern population in the United States, who seem to have a greater appreciation for this refreshing... ...lemons to make lemonade for the entire southern population in the United States, who seem to have a greater appreciation for this refreshing drink ... ...." I looked closely at the papers in my hand. They were an order from The United States Ninth District Court in San Francisco, served on me on behal... ...oked closely at the papers in my hand. They were an order from The United States Ninth District Court in San Francisco, served on me on behalf of Th... ...ys it took more than nine innings to get through a game. But this was the law of the land-Ruby's land. And there was no breaking that law, even in R... ...e had started and, given the right reason, she was not above changing the law of the land, which she came close to doing one Sunday when she and I w... ...to doing one Sunday when she and I were returning home from church. The law of the land at the time was that black people sat in the back of the b...

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The Power in You

By: Wally Amos

...e right of reproduction in whole or in part in any form. Published in the United States of America by Donald 1. Fine, Inc. and in Canada by General ... ... of reproduction in whole or in part in any form. Published in the United States of America by Donald 1. Fine, Inc. and in Canada by General Publish... ... Catalogue Card Number: 88-45365 ISBN: 1-55611-093-6 Manufactured in the United States of America 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 DESIGN: Stanley S. DrateIFoli... ...gue Card Number: 88-45365 ISBN: 1-55611-093-6 Manufactured in the United States of America 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 DESIGN: Stanley S. DrateIFolio Graph... ...surprise, many of those boys had achieved more 7 than ordinary success in law, medicine, business and so on. The professor questioned some of the me... ...nd meditate upon it daily. It casts out fear. It is the fulfilling of the Law. It covers a multitude of sins. Love is absolutely invincible. There'... ...lts and teenagers. The method was successful, and L.V.A. spread to other states and communities. John suggested that this might be the cause we ha... ...nal exposure which would help them to spread their program throughout the United States. At first, they were a little suspicious of my THE POWER I...

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A Treatise on Government Translated from the Greek of Aristotle

By: William Ellis A. M.

...r Aristotle did not separate, as we are inclined to do, the spheres of the statesman and the moralist. In the Ethics he has described the character ne... ...he individual but in a description of the legislative opportunities of the statesman. It is the legislator’s task to frame a society which shall make ... ..., a pattern therefore in the mean- time for the individual and not for the statesman. It is a city, he admits in the Laws, for gods or the children of... ...tates, except those perversions which Aristotle criticises as being “above law,” worked under rigid constitutions, and the constitution was only chang... ...ing, to plan the streets of the city, and Protagoras as the best expert in law-making, to give the city its laws. In the Laws Plato represents one of ... ... actual life. The Greeks thought administration should be demo- cratic and law-making the work of experts. We think more naturally of law-making as th... ...nceptions of the good. In so far as men conceive the good rightly they are united. The state represents their common agreement, force their failure to... ...ts, the rivalry of parties, and the struggle of classes, instead of in the united seeking after a common good. Plato and Aristotle were familiar with ... ...a citizen can- not be one and the same. But do we never find those virtues united which constitute a good man and excellent citizen? for we say, such ...

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Menexenus

By: Jowett, Benjamin, 1817-1893

...friends; the tribute of words remains to be given to them, as is meet and by law ordained. For noble words are a memorial and a crown of noble actions... ... or obscurity of origin, nor honoured by reason of the opposite, as in other states, but there is one principle he who appears to be wise and good is... ... and ruler. The basis of this our government is equality of birth; for other states are made up of all sorts and unequal condi- tions of men, and ther... ...daemonians as well as the Athenians took part in the struggle; they were all united in this greatest and most terrible conflict of all; wherefore thei... ...n against Hellenes, and all the hosts, both of Hellenes and barbarians, were united against Athens. And then shone forth the power and valour of our c... ..., for the Corinthians and Argives and 17 Menexenus Boeotians, and the other states, were quite willing to let them go, and swore and covenanted, that... ...you which the city shows, you know yourselves; for she has made provision by law concerning the parents and children of those who die in war; the high... ... And now do you and all, having lamented the dead in common according to the law, go your ways. You have heard, Menexenus, the oration of Aspasia the ...

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Platos Timaeus

By: Jowett, Benjamin, 1817-1893

...itations of their own, they may fail in their conception of philosophers and states men, and may not know what they do and say in time of war, when t... ...s in Egypt are distinct from all the other classes, and are commanded by the law to devote themselves solely to military pursuits; moreover, the weapo... ...ur part of the world first to you. Then as to wisdom, do you observe how our law from the very first made a study of the whole order of things, extend... ...n them; and then, in accordance with the tale of Solon, and equally with his law, we will bring them into court and make them citizens, as if they wer... ...ormed within her the corpo real universe, and brought the two together, and united them centre to centre. The soul, interfused everywhere from the ce... ...he same and of the other and of the essence, these three, and is divided and united in due proportion, and in her revolutions returns upon herself, th... ...r hereafter will be, older or younger, nor is subject at all to any of those states which affect moving and sensible things and of which generation is... ...3, and of 9:8—these, although they cannot be wholly undone except by him who united them, were twisted by them in all sorts of ways, and the circles w...

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