25 notes tagged with "philosophy"

Bayesian Epistemology

Beliefs should have a defined degree of certainity rather than a binary true/false(like in classical [ Epistemology ]). Laws of Probability…

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Published on 4 months ago

Embodiment and Human Nature

Embodiment and Human Nature Context Embodied cognition, the idea that the mind is not only connected to the body but that the body…

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Published on a year ago

Epistemology - Introduction to Theory of Knowledge

There is a difference between knowing and believing... Knowledge Belief Is true Can be false Confident Less confidence Good basis Any basis…

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Published on 5 months ago

Equanimity Meditation: Last of the Brahmaviharas

Source Frame of mind where we are unaffected by the 'worldly winds' of change. That can be Gain and loss, pleasure and pain, etc. Acc. to…

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Published on a year ago

Equanimity is freedom

Source State of psychological stability and composure. Advantages Mental Outlook is better Health is better Sleeping Benefits Process to…

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Published on a year ago

Existentialism - Lecture by Daniel Bonevac

Source Centered around the question what does life mean? Themes... Alienation: from the world - you are alone in the world, the world is…

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Published on a year ago

Existentialism: main features

Source [ Existentialism ] is an intellectual mood or atmosphere than a coherent body of doctrine; more of a outlook or mind-set. More of a…

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Published on a year ago

Has Science made Religion Useless?

Source All human societies have a religion one way or another. There has been no culture on earth that hasn't invented faith based thinking…

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Published on a year ago

Introduction to Epistemology

Epistemology means the theory of knowledge or study of knowledge. Main questions in Epistemology are... What is the nature of knowledge…

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Published on 5 months ago

Introduction to Existentialism

Source What Existentialism is not.. it is not a philosophical system non a set of doctrines its best classified as a movement History The…

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Published on a year ago

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