19 notes tagged with "philosophy"

Anthropology

Anthropology is the study of humanity. It asks the same questions philosophers have asked - but only questions about humans(Why language…

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Published on 19th April, 2021

Arete

Arete - Virtue or Excellence. Being your highest self.

Tagged with: #philosophy, #greek, #definition

Published on 15th July, 2020

Consciousness Can't be Physical

People who says consciousness can't be physical are two type... Dualists: consciousness is some type of non-physical stuff(eg. Soul…

Tagged with: #consciousness, #philosophy, #psychology

Published on 20th January, 2021

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…

Tagged with: #psychology, #philosophy, #cognition, #literature-notes

Published on 26th December, 2020

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…

Tagged with: #buddhism, #equanimity, #literature-notes, #philosophy

Published on 28th November, 2020

Eudaimonia

Eudaimonia is not an emotion, it is more a constant state of being. Root word is in greek - Eu(Well) and Daimon(Spirit) Many greek…

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Published on 15th July, 2020

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 28th November, 2020

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…

Tagged with: #camus, #existentialism, #literature-notes, #philosophy, #sartre

Published on 28th November, 2020

Facticity and Trancendence

According to Jean-Paul Sartre, everyone has these two features... Facticity: Collection of facts that are true about one person at any given…

Tagged with: #philosophy, #sarte

Published on 29th November, 2020

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…

Tagged with: #philosophy, #existentialism

Published on 8th December, 2020

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