Schöpferische Freiheit (German Edition) by Jiddu Krishnamurti,Aldous Huxley,Christine Bender

By Jiddu Krishnamurti,Aldous Huxley,Christine Bender

Ist schöpferisches Leben in Freiheit für alle erreichbar? Und wie kann guy sie im Leben verwirklichen? Laut Krishnamurti ist es die Wahrheit, die befreit, und diese ist weder in Institu tionen, in religiösen Dogmen noch beispirituellen "Autoritäten" zu fi nden. Wahre Freiheit kann nicht von außen kommen. Niemand kann uns sagen, was once wir tun oder glauben sollen. Sie kann nur aus der schöpferischen Entdeckung des eigenen Selbst entstehen. In dieser völlig überarbeiteten Neuübersetzung, die bisher auf Deutsch unveröffentlichte Texte enthält, zeigt der große indische Philosoph Krishnamurti uns ein weites Spektrum an Themen wie Leiden, Angst, Liebe und intercourse, die Bedeutung des Lebens und der Transformation und bezieht diese immer wieder auf das Wesentliche: Die Suche nach wahrer, schöpferischer Freiheit.

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Significance and System: Essays on Kant's Ethics by Mark Timmons

By Mark Timmons

Significance and process: Essays on Kant's Ethics brings jointly valuable traces of idea in Mark Timmons's paintings on Kant's ethical idea. the 1st a part of the booklet issues the translation and justification of the explicit critical within which Timmons argues for a "differential roles" interpretation of the explicit crucial, in accordance with which particular formulations of this precept play assorted roles within the total economic system of Kant's ethics. moreover he deals an in depth interpretation of the analytic/synthetic contrast in Kant's ethics that performs a principal function in Kant's justification of his excellent ethical precept. within the moment half, Timmons addresses questions on the relation among purpose and rightness, arguing, for instance, that modern Kantians have misunderstood that relation. This half additionally examines Kant's try within the Doctrine of advantage to flooring a process of moral tasks within the express relevant. partially 3, Timmons turns to matters in Kant's psychology of ethical evil, together with the psychology of the devilish vices. all through Timmons combines interpretive perception with a severe eye in studying and criticizing Kant's moral thought.

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Personal Autonomy and Social Oppression: Philosophical by Marina A.L. Oshana

By Marina A.L. Oshana

Personal Autonomy and Social Oppression addresses the influence of social stipulations, particularly subordinating stipulations, on own autonomy. The essays during this quantity are fascinated with the philosophical idea of autonomy or self-governance and with the impression on relational autonomy of the oppressive conditions folks needs to navigate. They deal with at the one hand questions of the theoretical constitution of non-public autonomy given different types of social oppression, and at the different, how contexts of social oppression make autonomy tricky or impossible.

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Posthuman Suffering and the Technological Embrace by Anthony Miccoli

By Anthony Miccoli

Posthumanism portrays expertise as an 'other' to be embraced, and as a result has overlooked the elemental realities of human/technological boundary. know-how turns into an exceptional version of knowledge processing to which people aspire. Posthuman soreness contends that we don't include expertise to extend and increase our selves, we include know-how in order that it could actually include us. ultimately and most significantly, the posthuman view reconceptualizes the person to be made extra appropriate with automated platforms or attainable man made intelligences. within the age of expertise our personal boundaries are legitimized as special to the human situation. via these obstacles, we will be able to distinguish ourselves from our machines, making us more suitable to them through our personal imperfection. Posthumanist discourse from students resembling N. Katherine Hayles, Donna Haraway, and others, frequently fails to handle the underlying that means in the back of our technological aspirations, and really perpetuates the assumption that effectively embracing know-how permits us to beat the very have to know-how itself; if we own the precise gear to soak up the realm and the code which instantiates it, then the realm will supply us every thing it has to supply. In so doing, we sacrifice the target of experiencing the realm for the article by which it may be skilled. by means of revealing the theoretical and old foundations of posthumanism during the paintings of Elaine Scarry, Freud, Heidegger, and Lyotard; and tracing narrative representations of failed posthuman ontologies in Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot forty nine, Don DeLillo's White Noise and Steven Spielberg's movie, AI: synthetic Intelligence, Posthuman pain and the Technological include re-frames the center assumptions of posthumanism when it comes to mental trauma and the physicality of the human/technological interface itself.

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Wake Up! We're Going Home by Robin J. Bloom

By Robin J. Bloom

Who am I, why am I the following and what's the which means of existence? those are the undying questions we've got all reflected. The solutions in get up! we are Going domestic will amaze you and, possibly, even switch your existence up to they did for Robin.

Wake Up! we are Going house is the sequel to My Daze of mind damage, exposing Robin's illusionary lifestyles as she awakens and uncovers the reality and learns to belief within the knowledge of uncertainties. not capable of dwell with worry she does the unthinkable.

In those tricky occasions, the way you strategy the hardships in lifestyles does subject and this technique determines the future of the instant. Deep perception is printed whilst tragedy confronts time eternally, and love alterations everything.

Author Bio: Robin J. Bloom is the writer of My Daze of mind harm. Her collage reviews contain a BS in exact schooling and trouble-free schooling and a MEd in Counseling. notwithstanding a survivor of a number of mind accidents Robin remodeled into an inspirational author now dwelling in Phoenix, Arizona. stopover at her site at www.robinjbloom.com .

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