A History of Modern Philosophy: Detailed Examination of

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I shall examine its meaning and the words which seem to require explanation. a standard medieval taxonomy of the virtues and vices.31 Strigelius produced a Latin translation of and commentary on the Nicomachean Ethics. 30 One of the more eminent scholars to occupy the Heidelberg chair was Victorinus Strigelius (1524–69).29 The effect of the institutionalization of the study of ethics within the Reformed academies was to secure Aristotle’s moral philosophy a privileged place within the university curriculum.

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Brill. 1658. ‘Triangulating divine will: Henry More. 6 Although the mechanical philosophers’ reduction of all causality to the efficient causality of impact seems like an obvious point (what else could the mechanical philosophers have possibly intended?) , cited: http://vegasallnight.com/lib/michel-de-montaigne-essays. Science is also about finding and seeing patterns; the universe is patterned and the concept of a pattern is, in some ways, more fundamental than explanation, certainty, prediction http://pal-up.info/index.php/books/the-portable-twain-mark. One of Bacon’s statements, “knowledge is power” is still a popular saying today and it has become the basis for much of our society, especially in age of information and technology online. Students will be asked to write down any concepts or topics that are unsure of. They will then share these concerns or questions with a neighbor. Partner groups will try to clarify any lingering issues or concerns. After five minutes, students who still have questions should volunteer them , e.g. http://ky-pottery.com/books/quotations-by-marcel-proust. Jean-Jacques Rousseau was an important figure in the Romantic movement and made key contriutions to educational and political theory. He believed in the innate goodness of humans (contra Hobbes) and felt that it was society that corrupts us. Adam Smith is considered the father of modern economics , source: http://ky-pottery.com/books/a-history-of-philosophy-in-the-twentieth-century. My question is (and it is a serious question): Are certainties as valuable as the moderns make them seem? What can we do with absolutely certain truths, and have we found any? If we accept Bacon's general hypothesis that we should seek after fruits, what has philosophy actually produced? Compared to Science, philosophy is an abysmal failure at producing fruits. Looking at contemporary analytic philosophy, one sees a lot of philosopher who do little more than stand over the shoulders of scientists and check their logic , cited: http://pal-up.info/index.php/books/renaissance-philosophy-history-of-western-philosophy.

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