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The relation between empathy and the pursue of literacy

Does reading affect empathy, or influence contemptible behaviour?

The attrition of words and texts has been the basis of human literacy since the start of recognised civilisations. 484 more words


A Brief History of Music Therapies

The therapeutic power of music has been recognized and interpreted in different ways through out history. Music has most consistently been credited with contributing to emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being, but it was also more broadly associated with the fields of medicine and healing in general. 559 more words

Republic: Justice in the Ideal City

According to Socrates in the Republic, “justice” in the ideal city consists in the fact that each of the different groups of the city performs its proper role. 1,511 more words


DAILY QUOTE 10.24.16

“Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it.”

– Plato



Whole books have been written and have made the world laugh at what has been called GWB’s “special relationship to the English language”.  Two examples.  Washington, 2004 : “These hateful few who have no conscience, who kill at the whim of a hat.”  New Hampshire Chamber of Commerce, 2000 : “I know how hard it is for you to put food on your family.”  George W. 397 more words