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Rationalism and humanism

Hobson, J. A.

Rationalism and humanism

by Hobson, J. A.

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Published by Watts & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rationalism.,
  • Humanism -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementdelivered at Conway hall on October 18, 1933, by John A. Hobson (G. P. Gooch in the chair).
    SeriesConway memorial lecture
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2780 .H57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6315165M
    LC Control Number34041642
    OCLC/WorldCa6619992

      Aristotle: The Ideal of Human Fulfillment (This is a summary of a chapter in a book I often used in university classes: Thirteen Theories of Human Nature. Brackets indicate my comments.) Aristotle ( BCE) was a student of Plato’s and the tutor of Alexander the Great. Humanism also had an impact of overwhelming importance on the development of political thought. With Institutio principis christiani (The Education of a Christian Prince, ), Erasmus contributed to the popular genre of humanist advice books for princes. These manuals dealt with the proper ends of government and how best to attain them.

      F or Thomas Aquinas, the human is a paradox. As "rational animals", we are the only species that straddles the divide between matter and spirit. We do . Rationalism definition, the principle or habit of accepting reason as the supreme authority in matters of opinion, belief, or conduct. See more.

    Western Cultural Humanism is a good name for the rational and empirical tradition that originated largely in ancient Greece and Rome, evolved throughout European history, and now constitutes a basic part of the Western approach to science, political theory, [My book says] that there is an old, old conflict between the secular view of the. Rationalism in its purest form goes so far as to hold that all our rational beliefs, and the entirety of human knowledge, consists in first principles and innate concepts (concepts that we are just born having) that are somehow generated and certified by reason, along with .


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