Posts Tagged "Philosophy"

The Consolation of Philosophy

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012

The Consolation of Philosophy

Boethius. (2000). The Consolation of Philosophy. New York: Oxford University Press. Summary: Composed in the 6th century, this allegorical treatise records the prisoner’s acceptance of an unjust imprisonment and death sentence by working through the vagaries of mutability, characteristic of the material world, and a philosophical acceptance thereof. Comments: “Students tend not to be enthralled by this text, but it is pedagogically useful for introducing them to the idea that the material is insubstantial.” – SunHee Gertz, Professor of English, Clark...

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Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012

Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture

Bruner, J. (1990). Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture (Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures). Cambridge, MA: Harvard University...

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I and Thou

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012

I and Thou

Buber, M. (1971). I And Thou....

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Introspection and Transformation in Philosophy Today

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012

Schwartz, M. (2005). “Introspection and Transformation in Philosophy Today.” In J. Wirth, M. Schwartz, & D. Jones, (Eds.), A Feast of Logos: Essays in Commemoration of the Tenth Anniversary of the Georgia Continental Philosophy Circle. (pp. 3-16).

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Philosophy As a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault

Posted by on Sep 13, 2012

Philosophy As a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault

Hadot, Pierre. (1995). Philosophy as a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault....

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Transplanting Tibetan Philosophy

Posted by on Sep 13, 2012

Patrik, Linda. “Transplanting Tibetan Philosophy,” E-ASPAC, 2004.

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The Contemplative Life and the Teaching of the Humanities

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012

The Contemplative Life and the Teaching of the Humanities

The Contemplative Life and the Teaching of the Humanities by Brian Stock

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Meeting on Contemplative Pedagogy in the Disciplines: Philosophy, Religious Studies, Psychology

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012

Meeting on Contemplative Pedagogy in the Disciplines: Philosophy, Religious Studies, Psychology

Meeting on Contemplative Pedagogy in the Disciplines: Philosophy, Religious Studies, Psychology Amherst College, Amherst, MA March 28-30, 2008 by Piper Murray

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