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Part II: The Story of Modern Theology

Christopher Ben Simpson. Modern Christian Theology. Fakenham, Norfolk: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2016. Print.
The following series is an outline of Christopher Ben Simpson’s Modern Christian Theology… 9,352 more words

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What does it mean to be Free.

The problem of freedom is one of the fundamental questions in philosophy, it is commonly believed that man is free, the existentialist thinkers argue in defense of human freedom. 665 more words


Introduction to self-referentiality

My main objective in this paper is to analyse the concept of self-referentiality as it is developed in the autopoietic systems theory. Autopoietic theory considers this kind of self-relation as a minimal form of life. 844 more words

What Idealism Is and isn't

“Shorn of its rational constraint, the banner of ‘realism’ by itself becomes strictly meaningless. In fact, the relations between ‘realism,’ ‘materialism,’ and ‘idealism,’ are of considerable dialectical complexity so I think it’s a mistake to brandish any one of them in isolation from the others. 1,318 more words


Reading 2: Preface. On Scientific Cognition

Sunday, June 19

Preface II: The Development of Consciousness to Science
The Concept of the Absolute as the Concept of the Subject
The first section of this reading discusses the only presupposition of the presuppositionless philosophy: … 2,337 more words

Philosophy and the Infinite

Philosophy is about thinking and it is about ideas. It does not take to the laboratory or the particle accelerator – it is separate… 975 more words


On Mind and Matter

When we think about experience, we think about it from within – for we cannot exit ourselves and comprehend it from without. It is a double reflection, first of the experience as it occurs, whatever the content might be, then the consciousness or reflection of that content – the second an intentional concentration on the first. 619 more words