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Is Rationality Useful?

We are a species, coming from a long trip through history. Human kind has been growing since around 2 500 000 years ago. The Homo Sapiens is around 195 000 years old. 690 more words

Philosophy

Mere Christianity.

My argument against God was that the universe seemed so cruel and unjust. But how had I got this idea of just and unjust? A man does not call a line crooked unless he has some idea of a straight line. 230 more words

Bible

Mental understanding comes to us through our rationality

Shree Mataji Nirmala Devi, Public Program, “The Knowledge of Self Within”. Kingston-on-Thames (UK), 11 June 1980.

Today we have gathered here to know something about ourselves. 174 more words

Sahaja Yoga

Haraway—Situated Knowledges

Situated Knowledges: The Science Question in Feminism and the Privilege of Partial Perspective

by Donna Haraway

Outline

  1. Problem of ‘objectivity’
    1. They are masculinist scientists, but who are…
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Epistemologies

When Blessing Counts and Rationality Reaches Its Limits

Human beings nowadays, more than any time in the history, assume that we know better.

We talk more about macroeconomics, globalisation, and democratisation of the world. 505 more words

Business

The Parking Lot

A couple nights ago I parked my car in a rather large lot. There were cars in rows upon rows as far as the eye could see, but I usually have a good sense of orientation so I didn’t think much about it at the time. 675 more words

Essays