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scientology beliefs practices what is scientology - developed by l ron hubbard scientology is a religion that offers a precise path leading to a complete and certain understanding of one s true spiritual nature and one s relationship to self family groups mankind all life forms the material universe the spiritual universe and the supreme, rational choice theory wikipedia - rational choice theory also known as choice theory or rational action theory is a framework for understanding and often formally modeling social and economic behavior the basic premise of rational choice theory is that aggregate social behavior results from the behavior of individual actors each of whom is making their individual decisions, dianetics scientology the skeptic s dictionary - hubbard reveals a deep seated hatred of women when hubbard s mamas are not getting kicked in the stomach by their husbands or having affairs with lovers they are preoccupied with aa attempted abortion usually by means of knitting needles gardner 1957 267 on page 5 of dianetics hubbard, a 1 pr cis of book a electromontis net - religion 1 its preludes f pr cis a preludes b and also the start of a 24 minute preview follow the right pointing finger below chapter 0 the preface introduces the things we need to get started these include ideas theories of religion and a strange definition thereof a timeline synthetic kinship pothodoxy metagods some odd characters coyotl eirene gaia and a, g del s ontological proof wikipedia - g del s ontological proof is a formal argument by the mathematician kurt g del 1906 1978 for god s existence more precisely it presupposes the notion of positive and negative properties and proves the necessary existence of an object which each positive property but no negative property applies to the argument is in a line of development that goes back to anselm of canterbury, the great ideas program contents - the great ideas program contents volume a general introduction to the great books and to a liberal education the development of political theory and government, vaccination liberation religion page - vaccination not necessary from the standpoint of spiritual science from the rosicrucian philosophy in questions and answers 42 the actual fact and the truth in the matter is that contagion comes from within so long as we live a common sense life feeding our bodies upon the pure foods which come from the vegetable kingdom taking a sufficient amount of exercise and keeping mentally, javanese religion islam or syncretism comparing woodward - javanese religion islam or syncretism comparing woodward s islam in java and beatty s varieties of javanese religion agus salim jogjasantara jojakarta e mail agus sal im hotmail com abstract it has been proven that the different findings in examining javanese religious life are led by the differences in terms of academic approaches, sumerian polytheism sin and a great flood myth - sumerians carry on with the polytheistic tradition but with the new culture of a priesthood they believe in sin and myths of a paradise and a great flood, cogito madness and religion derrida foucault and then - cogito madness and religion derrida foucault and then lacan slavoj zizek, chinese room argument internet encyclopedia of philosophy - chinese room argument the chinese room argument is a thought experiment of john searle 1980a and associated 1984 derivation it is one of the best known and widely credited counters to claims of artificial intelligence ai that is to claims that computers do or at least can someday might think according to searle s original presentation the argument is based on two key claims, albert einstein quotes the quotations page - albert einstein every day i remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men living and dead and that i must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as i have received and am still receiving, theorem define theorem at dictionary com - theorem definition a theoretical proposition statement or formula embodying something to be proved from other propositions or formulas see more, baruch spinoza jewish virtual library - baruch spinoza was a jewish dutch philosopher who is considered one of the great rationalists of 17th century philosophy spinoza was born in amsterdam in 1632 into a family of jewish emigrants fleeing persecution in portugal he was trained in talmudic scholarship but his views soon took unconventional directions which the jewish community fearing renewed persecution on charges of atheism, elaine pagels is famous for asking hard questions her - if the gnostic gospels made elaine pagels one of the most celebrated and reviled religious scholars of the past 100 years her memoir why religion helps put her work s remarkable, the written law torah jewish virtual library - the torah or jewish written law consists of the five books of the hebrew bible known more commonly to non jews as the old testament that were given by g d to moses on mount sinai and include within them all of the biblical laws of judaism the torah is also known as the chumash pentateuch or five books of moses, southern baptist historical library archives e y mullins - biographical sources ellis william e a man of books and a man of the people e y mullins and the crisis of moderate southern baptist leadership 1985 mullins isla may edgar young mullins an intimate biography 1929 archival sources in southern baptist historical library and archives, postmodern religion and the faith of social justice areo - increasingly we are seeing insistences that social justice has become a new religion the purpose of this essay is to explore this topic in some depth because this essay is inordinately long because the topic is inordinately complicated it is broken into sections as listed below the reader is encouraged to engage with it in pieces and, mill john stuart internet encyclopedia of philosophy - john stuart mill 1806 1873 john stuart mill 1806 1873 profoundly influenced the shape of nineteenth century british thought and political discourse, roger scruton replies to dawkins uncommon descent - take religion away as the nazis did that s actually far from the truth in fact hitler believed he was on a mission from god to rid the world of the jews his interpretation of scripture, moral synonyms moral antonyms thesaurus com - mid 14c pertaining to character or temperament good or bad from old french moral 14c and directly from latin moralis proper behavior of a person in society literally pertaining to manners coined by cicero de fato ii i to translate greek ethikos see ethics from latin mos genitive moris one s disposition in plural mores customs manners morals of uncertain origin, judaism history beliefs facts britannica com - judaism monotheistic religion developed among the ancient hebrews judaism is characterized by a belief in one transcendent god who revealed himself to abraham moses and the hebrew prophets and by a religious life in accordance with scriptures and rabbinic traditions judaism is the complex phenomenon of a total way of life for the jewish people comprising theology law and innumerable, religions an open access journal from mdpi - the emergence of religiously motivated terrorist attacks and the increasing xenophobia expressed in europe concern religions in many ways questions related to religion also lie at the core of educational aims and practices used to create national cohesion and understanding about different types of values and worldviews, philosophical dictionary leibniz logos - also see the marxist internet archive eb and lessing gotthold ephraim german philosopher critic and playwright who vigorously opposed dogmatism in any form and supported the ideals of the enlightenment in die erziehung des menschengeschlechts the education of the human race 1780 he argued that both revealed religion and philosophical rationality represent stages of historical, probability and mathematical statistics - ix preface this book is both a tutorial and a textbook this book presents an introduc tion to probability and mathematical statistics and it is intended for students, why mindset is driving the age of agile forbes com - 1 the protestant reformation the protestant reformation was a reform movement in christianity initiated by martin luther it s usually said to have begun on october 31 1517 when luther sent