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Kant's Worst Nightmare

George Orwell’s dystopian society in 1984 is the ultimate portrayal of what Immanuel Kant discusses is a human fault in his essay, What Is Enlightenment? 681 more words

Human Rights

Søren Kierkegaard on Philosophy

Philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard

To say is easy. To do is hard.

Getting the majority vote on one’s side and one’s God-relationship transformed into a speculative enterprise on the basis of probability and partnership and fellow shareholders is the first step toward becoming objective. 24,873 more words

Soren Kierkegaard

Roger Scruton A Short History of Modern Philosophy

§ Preamble

This is not so much a review as a commentary on Roger Scruton’s highly educational A Short History of Modern Philosopy: From Descartes to Wittgenstein… 2,047 more words


Anthropology by Immanuel Kant 1798

Immanuel Kant gave a series of lectures on anthropology 1772-1773, 1795-1796 at the University of Königsberg, which was founded in 1544. His lectures dealt with recognizing the internal and external in man, cognition, sensuousness, the five senses, as well as the soul and the mind. 1,625 more words

Kierkegaard's Christian World View

Athenagoras: The Inventor of the Moral Argument for God

Most historians and philosophers will credit Immanuel Kant for being the originator of the “moral argument for God.”

In short, the argument goes like so… 1,389 more words


Should SA journalists show their true colours or not?

Journalists are human-beings and human-being can be journalists too. With this in mind one’s humanity can easily be influenced with one’s views of the world and in turn influences how one may think when it comes to one’s profession. 1,008 more words

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The Sublime

The great German philosopher, Immanuel Kant, thought there were two things that were sublime: the starry sky at night and the moral law within. Increasingly, it seems to me, we are losing sight of both. 675 more words

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