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Behold The Philosopher

A Memoir

by Richard Schain

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metaphysics & ontology,
  • Metaphysics,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography : Personal Memoirs,
  • Philosophy / Metaphysics,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10712937M
    ISBN 100595471439
    ISBN 109780595471430
    OCLC/WorldCa176939390

    Francis was the name of a pet fish owned by Horace Slughorn. It was originally a lily petal which Lily Evans had transfigured into piscine form during her studying years at . In late , only weeks before his final collapse into madness, Nietzsche (–) set out to compose his autobiography, and Ecce Homo remains one of the most intriguing yet bizarre examples of the genre ever written. In this extraordinary work Nietzsche traces his life, work and development as a philosopher, examines the heroes he has identified with, struggled against and then overcome /5(7).

    According to Diogenes Laërtius’ third-century Lives and Opinions of the Eminent Philosophers, Plato was applauded for his definition of man as a featherless biped, so Diogenes the Cynic “plucked the feathers from a cock, brought it to Plato’s school, and said, ‘Here is Plato’s man.’ ” When asked about the origin of his epithet, cynic deriving from the Greek word for dog. The book engages with, and challenges, the work of contemporary analytic philosophers in ethics. Moral Understandings has been influential in reaching a global audience in ethics and feminist philosophy, as well as in tangential fields like nursing ethics; research ethics; disability ethics; environmental ethics, and social and political theory.

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Behold The Philosopher presents the development of the author as a philosopher, beginning with his childhood in New York City, through his introduction to philosophy at New York University, then his subsequent training as a research neurologist at Yale, and finally culminating in his departure from medical academia and embarkation into the life of an independentRatings: 0.

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Diogenes (/ d aɪ ˈ ɒ dʒ ɪ n iː z / dy-OJ-in-eez; Ancient Greek: Διογένης, romanized: Diogénēs [di.oɡénɛ͜ɛs]), also known as Diogenes the Cynic (Διογένης ὁ Κυνικός, Diogénēs ho Kynikós), was a Greek philosopher and one of the founders of Cynic philosophy.

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