Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes (1596-1650). Translated by John Veitch (1829-1894). Meditations on First Philosophy (FULL audiobook) by Rene Descartes After several years working on a treatise putting forth his mechanistic philosophy and physics, Descartes shelved the project when his contemporary, Galileo, was charged with heresy. That work, The World, was only published […]

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Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes (1596-1650). Translated by John Veitch (1829-1894). Meditations on First Philosophy (FULL audiobook) by Rene Descartes After several years working on a treatise putting forth his mechanistic philosophy and physics, Descartes shelved the project when his contemporary, Galileo, was charged with heresy. That work, The World, was only published […]

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Thomas Aquinas OP (/əˈkwaɪnəs/; Italian: Tommaso d’Aquino, lit. ‘Thomas of Aquino’; 1225 – 7 March 1274), was an Italian[3][4] Dominican friar, Catholic priest, and Doctor of the Church. He was an immensely influential philosopher, theologian, and jurist in the tradition of scholasticism, within which he is also known as the Doctor Angelicus and the Doctor […]

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Chapter Thirteen from Book Two, Part Two of Bertrand Russell’s “The History Of Western Philosophy” (1945).

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David Hume was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of radical philosophical empiricism, skepticism, and naturalism. The Giants Of Philosophy, David Hume, Complete Audiobook Hume’s empiricist approach to philosophy places him with John Locke, George Berkeley, Francis Bacon, and Thomas Hobbes as a British […]

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by David Hume (1711-1776) An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding The Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding is a shortened and simplified version of Hume’s masterpiece A Treatise of Human Nature. It sought to reach a wider audience, and to dispel some of the virulent criticism addressed toward the former book. In it, […]

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by David Hume (1711-1776) The Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding is a shortened and simplified version of Hume’s masterpiece A Treatise of Human Nature. It sought to reach a wider audience, and to dispel some of the virulent criticism addressed toward the former book. In it, Hume explains his theory of […]

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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion by David Hume (1711-1776) Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion In Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, philosopher David Hume examines whether belief in God can be rational. The work takes the form of a debate between three characters: Cleanthes, who argues that the existence and nature of God can be empirically verified; Demea, who […]

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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion by David Hume (1711-1776) In Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, philosopher David Hume examines whether belief in God can be rational. The work takes the form of a debate between three characters: Cleanthes, who argues that the existence and nature of God can be empirically verified; Demea, who argues that God is […]

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Recorded October 26, 2011, 7pm. Slavoj Zizek –at a book signing event at St. Mark’s Bookshop in the East Village. Looking for something? Find it and much more on Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/?tag=lovesecrets-20 He gives a lengthy talk using the Occupy Wall Street movement as an example that now is time for slow, careful “thinking”, and not […]

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