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Fr. 621

If we can come to any accommodation between our underlying individuality and Stout’s critique of inner movement, the path forward lies in the precise understanding of “underlying” at issue. 862 more words

Philosophy

Fr. 620

Although Stout does not typically say much forthright in the way of exposition of self, tantalizing clues lie scattered throughout his work, of which the most telling are frequently negative or critical in intent. 692 more words

Philosophy

Why Is Virtue Ethics More Than A Normative Theory?

In the course of the paper, I would like to contemplate ethical theories regarding their commonalities and differences in order to search for the sake of goodness and I will claim that one among others, namely virtue ethics, is more favourable in my view. 3,864 more words

Writings

Sunday Quotes: The Question

“I can only answer the question ‘What am I to do?’ if I can answer the prior question ‘Of what story or stories do I find myself a part?'”

Alasdair MacIntyre; After Virtue
Quotes

The art of an illusion

The pursuit of power and wealth within the political industrial complex.

By: John Taylor

Karl Popper, the great 20th-century defender of liberal democracy, wrote, “All things living are in search of a better world.” Through the art of politics, human beings endeavor to improve the conditions of society. 1,236 more words

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