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  • 141ANTI-THESIS —    the opposite. The term was developed by KANT, FICHTE and HEGEL before being picked up by MARX to develop a theory about reasoning which replaces the TRADITIONAL LOGIC of ARISTOTLE with a FORM of reasoning that denies ABSOLUTE TRUTH in favor of …

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  • 142SECULARIZATION THESIS —    a theory promoted in the 1960s by SOCIOLOGISTS such as Rodney STARK who argued that SECULARIZATION is a process linked to INDUSTRIALIZATION and urban life which leads to the disappearance of RELIGION in modern SOCIETY. Today, there seems… …

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  • 143Theses — Thesis The sis, n.; pl. {Theses}. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to place, set. See {Do}, and cf. {Anathema}, {Apothecary}, {Epithet}, {Hypothesis}, {Parenthesis}, {Theme}, {Tick} a cover.] 1. A position or proposition which a person advances and offers… …

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  • 144compatibilism — Thesis that free will, in the sense required for moral responsibility, is consistent with universal causal determinism. It is important to distinguish the question of the logical consistency of belief in universal causal determinism with belief… …

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  • 145Dissertation — A dissertation (also called thesis or disquisition) is a document that presents the author s research and findings and is submitted in support of candidature for a degree or professional qualification.International Standard ISO 7144:… …

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  • 146Leibniz: truth, knowledge and metaphysics — Nicholas Jolley Leibniz is in important respects the exception among the great philosophers of the seventeenth century. The major thinkers of the period characteristically proclaim the need to reject the philosophical tradition; in their… …

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  • 147Doctorate — Aquatint of a Doctor of Divinity at the University of Oxford, in the scarlet and black academic robes corresponding to his position. From Rudolph Ackermann s History of Oxford, 1814. A doctorate is an academic degree or professional degree that… …

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  • 148Master — Der Master ([ˈmaːstɐ] oder [ˈmaːstə], aus engl. master, das auf lat. Magister für Lehrer, Vorsteher, Meister zurückgeht) ist ein akademischer Grad, den Hochschulabsolventen als Abschluss einer zweiten wissenschaftlichen Ausbildung erlangen. Das… …

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  • 149The Society of the Spectacle — ( La Société du spectacle ) is a work of philosophy and critical theory by Situationist and Marxist theorist, Guy Debord. It was first published in 1967. Book structure, influences and translationsThe work is a series of two hundred and twenty… …

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  • 150Ágnes Heller — Ágnes Heller. Ágnes Heller (nacida el 12 de mayo de 1929 en Budapest, Hungría) es una filósofa Hungara. Una prominente pensadora marxista en un primer momento, más tarde se plegó a una posición socialdemócrata. Además del pensamiento político y… …

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  • 151Algorithm characterizations — The word algorithm does not have a generally accepted definition. Researchers are actively working in formalizing this term. This article will present some of the characterizations of the notion of algorithm in more detail. This article is a… …

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  • 152Ronnie Thompson (Georgia politician) — Infobox Officeholder name=Ronald John Ronnie Thompson nationality=American office= Mayor of Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA term start=1967 term end=1975 preceded=Benjamin Franklin Merritt, Jr. succeeded=Buckner F. Buck Melton office2=Alderman… …

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  • 153Indian philosophy — Any of the numerous philosophical systems developed on the Indian subcontinent, including both orthodox (astika) systems, namely, the Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Samkhya, Yoga, Mimamsa, and Vedanta schools of philosophy, and unorthodox (nastika) systems …

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  • 154Algorithm — Flow chart of an algorithm (Euclid s algorithm) for calculating the greatest common divisor (g.c.d.) of two numbers a and b in locations named A and B. The algorithm proceeds by successive subtractions in two loops: IF the test B ≤ A yields yes… …

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  • 155Doctor of Philosophy — Ph.D. redirects here. For other uses, see Ph.D. (disambiguation). Doctor of Philosophy, abbreviated as PhD, Ph.D., DPhil or D.Phil. (for the Latin philosophiae doctor or doctor philosophiae), in English speaking countries, is a postgraduate… …

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  • 156Relationship between religion and science — Part of a series on Science …

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  • 157Joel Hayward — Infobox Scientist image width = 150px name = Joel S.A. Hayward box width = 300px birth date = 27 May 1964 birth place = Christchurch, New Zealand residence = Lincolnshire, England, UK citizenship = New Zealand field = Military history work… …

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  • 158Syllabus — • The name given to two series of propositions containing modern religious errors condemned respectively by Pius IX (1864) and Pius X (1907) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Syllabus     Syllabus …

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  • 159Academic degree — An academic degree is a position and title within a college or university that is usually awarded in recognition of the recipient having either satisfactorily completed a prescribed course of study or having conducted a scholarly endeavour deemed …

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  • 160Bogdanov Affair — Infobox Person name = Igor and Grichka Bogdanov birth date = birth date and age|1949|8|29 birth place = Saint Lary, Gers, FranceThe Bogdanov Affair is an academic dispute regarding the legitimacy of a series of theoretical physics papers written… …

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