11 notes tagged with "philosophers"

Albert Camus

Introduction to Camus: The Absurd, Revolt, and Rebellion Source Most people follow the routine of the 9-5 job - but sometimes, you can get…

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Published on a year ago

Aristotle

Historical Context 384 BC, Macadonia, Greece Tutor to Alexander the Great Worked with [ Plato ] Founded a school called Liciem Ideas What…

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Published on 2 years ago

Epicurus

Historical Context 341 BC, Greece Terms Epicurean Communes Ideas What makes people happy? Hierarchy of desires... Natural and necessary…

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Published on 4 months ago

Existentialism

Existentialism Existentialism is a philosophical movement that focus on the meaning or purpose of life. [ Soren Kierkegaard ] It is thought…

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Published on a year ago

Fredrich Nietzsche

Introduction to Nietzsche Source The purpose of philosophy is NOT a "critique of words by means of other words". The purpose is to…

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Friedrich Nietzsche - Become Superhuman

Friedrich Nietzsche - How To Become A Superhuman (Existentialism) Source Ubermen have mastery over their emotions, take joy in simply…

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Published on a year ago

Heraclitus

Historical Context Around end of 6th Century BC Terms Logos : The word. Close to what the biblical translation. Ideas everything is in flux…

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Published on 4 months ago

Plato

Historical Context 600 BC, Athens History's first true philosopher [ Socrates ]' student Started a school called academy Terms Eudaimoni…

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Published on 4 months ago

Socrates

Historical Context 469 BC, Athens, Greece Solder > Stone Cutter > Philosopher He didn't write anything - his student [ Plato ] wrote what we…

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Published on 4 months ago

Soren Kierkegaard

Introduction to Kierkegaard: The Existential Problem Source Often called the father of existentialism because his ideas on existentialism…

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Published on a year ago

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