We call Ibn Arabi a philosopher. This is how we define philosophy. Can we classify Pythagoras, Shankara, Ibn Arabi or Suhrawardi or Sadra as pure “rationalist philosophers”? In the Islamic tradition, philosophy and tassawuf are two sides of the same coin. In our worldview, we don’t have rational academic armchairRead More →

On Wednesday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi received “Ishta Linga Deekshe” from Shivamurthy Murugha Sharana, pontiff of Murugharajendra Mutt in Chitradurga district. He is one of the main pooches in Veerashaiva-Lingayats, a powerful community widely seen as loyal to the BJP. The seer conducted the ‘Ishta Linga Deekshe’ ceremony, which isRead More →

Regarding John R. Stanard’s column “The NRA has helped distort public debate and blocked reasonable action” (July 29): Missouri continues to promote its anti-abortion and pro-Second Amendment credentials. Missouri eliminated all requirements for owning firearms once an individual turns 18. No training, no background checks, just buy a gun andRead More →

The ideologies of Indian jurist and social reformer BR Ambedkar, who drafted India’s constitution, and rationalist Periyar (EV Ramasamy) who spearheaded the self-respect movement in Tamil Nadu, are most important in defeating the BJP, said Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Saturday. . During a visit to Chennai, Karnataka Assembly OppositionRead More →

Two continuing, full-time, research-only positions at the undergraduate level of researcher, principal investigator, or associate professor (equivalent to an assistant and associate professor in the United States) Specialty areas are open, with a preference for areas that will diversify the Research Institute’s existing strengths, including but not limitedRead More →

In his farewell address, outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind called on political parties to rise above partisan politics in the national interest and decide what is necessary for the welfare of the people. President Ram Nath Kovind delivers a farewell speech in parliament. Sansad TV New Delhi: President Ram NathRead More →

I used to say that in a certain sense, philosophy is useless. But, in another sense, it serves everything. When I talk to people about my teaching, they sometimes ask me: “But what use can philosophy be? The interlocutor usually explains to me that at this stage, this way ofRead More →

Location: Egham Salary: £36,438 starting salary per year – including London allowance Post type: Full time Closing Date: 11.59pm BST on Tuesday 13 September 2022 Reference: 0722-302 Full time, CDD until July 2024 The starting salary is £36,438 per annum (including London allowance). This is the expected starting salary forRead More →

On Wednesday, senior Congress official Ajoy Kumar sparked controversy with his remarks that NDA presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu represents ‘wrong philosophy’ despite being a ‘good person’, prompting the BJP to allege that his party was amplifying the “wrong philosophy that can’t stand such strong tribal representation.” The war of wordsRead More →

The Chronicle Dr Gift Gwindingwe, correspondentZimbabwe’s socio-economic and political terrain is rugged. The media are indeed battlefields where ideological disputes are rife. This reflects the multiplicity of points of view and demonstrates the potential of the media as a marketplace of ideas. However, observations on online and traditional media pointRead More →

The International Conference on Analytic Philosophy, Language and Mind aims to bring together leading academic scientists, scholars and researchers to exchange and share their experiences and research findings on all aspects of analytic philosophy, language and mind. It also provides a leading interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators toRead More →

New Delhi: Muslim leaders reacting to the murder in Udaipur are not outright rejecting the ‘Sar Tan Se Judah‘ (beheading), the English spokesperson for the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Organizer, said. The editorial in Organizer accused certain “actors” of encouraging radicalism, in particular “the communists, the NGOs, academics, think tanks,Read More →

In 1845 Karl Marx said: “Philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; it is about changing it”. Change it, he did. Political movements representing masses of new industrial workers, many of whom drew on his thought, reshaped the world in the 19th and 20th centuries through revolution andRead More →

Xi noted that some countries have politicized and marginalized the development issue, built “a small courtyard with high fences”, imposed maximum sanctions and stoked division and confrontation. And he urged the international community to recognize the world’s prevailing trend, build trust and act in unison and with great motivation toRead More →

When Antoine Nesty won Olympic gold in the 100 butterfly at Seoul 1988he had no idea the positive impact it would have on him. The swimming prodigy had become Suriname’s first (and to date, only) Olympic gold medalist, and a struggling politically and economically struggling nation came together to celebrateRead More →

06/07/2022 – The German film gathering in the Spanish capital has a brand new name and continues its mission of bringing a selection of recent audiovisual productions from the country to Madrid Whispers of War by Florian Hoffmann This year, the German Film Festival in Madrid celebrates its 24th anniversary,Read More →

By Prof. Dr. Milan Jazbec* Jhe Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (VCDR), alongside the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations (VCCR), presents the very essence of diplomatic and consular law, as well as diplomatic theory and practice. Both conventions were adopted and brought into force 60 years ago – the CVCDRead More →

Students from the University of Rome Tor Vergata heard the story of Father of Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Bangladesh’s Ambassador to Italy, Md Shameem Ahsan presented Bangabandhu’s biography to students from different departments during a “Global Conversation” seminar held at the university auditorium on Tuesday 17 May 2022. ForRead More →

By Dr Amjad Ayub Mirza In this article, I will attempt to examine Imran Khan’s mindset and try to explain the deeply rooted political psychology of his so-called anti-colonial rhetoric. Khan’s policy represents the general crisis of Pakistan’s failing economy and chaotic politics. They mark the birth ofRead More →

Effective July 1, the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies will no longer be a separate department and will instead be merged with the Department of History. Following the upcoming retirement of Dr Fred Downing, Head of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, it has been decided that atRead More →

Ahmed thinks people censor themselves on issues like Brexit, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and trans rightsArif Ahmed Freedom of speech is so important it should be taught alongside consent training, philosophy professor says. In an interview with UniversityArif Ahmed, an outspoken philosophy professor at Gonville & Caius College, said “free speechRead More →

As the world undergoes profound changes and a pandemic not seen in a century, new traditional security risks and governance challenges are emerging, further fueling tensions in the international situation and increasing the difficulty of maintaining international order. Photo taken on April 17 shows street light banners of the 2022Read More →

JULLANG, April 17: Himalayan University (HU) Law Department recently held a webinar on “Ambedkar’s Philosophy for Inclusive Development”. During the webinar, which was organized as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, APSLSA Member Secretary Jaweplu Chai gave a presentation on “Women Empowerment and Inclusive Development”. She spoke about theRead More →

While some people have argued that political activism is in tension with academic research (here, for example), many reputable academics have engaged in such activism, including in philosophy. In the following guest post*, Jill Delston, a philosopher at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, deals with the relationship between philosophy andRead More →

Whether you’re monogamous, polyamorous, or somewhere in between, chances are your relationships involve some sort of hierarchy. Maybe you pay more attention to your spouse than your platonic friendships, or maybe – if you practice hierarchical polyamory – you have an anchor partner or primary partner who takes precedence overRead More →

Philosophers are expected to understand events and phenomena from a rather detached perspective, keeping in mind useful theoretical patterns and precedents. But the situation in Ukraine made the secondment difficult for me. Not only are more than half of my family from Ukraine, but I have also long been concernedRead More →

Wittgenstein’s first private notebooks have just been published in English, translated by Marjorie Perloff (Stanford). Towards the end of an essay about them, Kieran Setiya (MIT) draws attention to “how personal philosophy is”. The road to this subject winds through the question of why it took so long for theRead More →

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! After two marathon days of testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Republicans still say they don’t know enough about the judicial philosophy of Supreme Court nominee Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson. “I believe we still haven’t heard your judicial philosophy. And I wishRead More →

A day after meeting with President Joe Biden’s Supreme Court nominee, Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said he would study his “judicial philosophy” ahead of his confirmation process. “I liked meeting Judge Jackson”, McConnell tweeted Thursday. “A crucial qualification of the Supreme Court is judicial philosophy.Read More →

A Philosophy and Coffee event, presented by the Department of Political Science and the Student Teachers Club, will be held on Wednesday, March 2 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in room DSU 3005. Austin Roehrich, a fourth-year history student and president of Students Teaching Students, explained that the event allowsRead More →

Tue 02/22/2022 – 14:21 | From: David Tisdale EDITOR’S NOTE: A previous release announcing the USM Online Philosophy and Religion Forum for Spring 2022 included a presentation scheduled for February 25 that has since been cancelled. Thank you in advance for your attention to this matter. Philosophical questions surrounding disability,Read More →

In a paper presented at the University of Quebec at Montreal’s Philosophy of Psychiatry webinar series in January, Professor Nev Jones explains the politics of traditional philosophical approaches to insanity and calls for an ethical settlement with the dominant approach. For Jones, psychosis is more than an object of abstractRead More →

Politics should learn lessons about the ethics and economics of people’s well-being and use the power it has acquired, towards the common goal of purity, peace and prosperity, says Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj ji According to well-established political practice, each elected government in a country must submit its annual budget toRead More →

The Lieutenant Governor receiving the Mahatma Gandhi Award on Sunday. Tributes paid to the Father of the Nation Excelsior CorrespondentJAMMU, January 30: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today paid tribute to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi on his Punya-Tithi during an event hosted by Global Gandhi Family J&K, atRead More →

There is an abundant literature on leadership with several definitions and new theories. Leadership is widely talked about around the world, but less understood. It is less well understood because there is no universal definition of leadership. Some scholars, authors, educators, researchers, and leadership practitioners have developed their own theoriesRead More →

Boston District 6 Councilwoman Kendra Lara will deliver her first speech on socialism to council at its Wednesday meeting. Lara answered questions from Jamaica Plain News about socialism, how it can help its constituents, and more. Councilwoman Kendra Lara for District 6 (Mayor’s office photo by Jeremiah Robinson) Lara wasRead More →

Adrian Lee is a barrister and solicitor in London, specializing in criminal defence, and was twice a Conservative candidate for Parliament. Who is the most eminent British conservative philosopher of the second half of the 20th century? Today, most under-forties would probably say that Roger Scruton qualified for the title,Read More →

In an interview at The Australasia Journal of Undergraduate PhilosophyThomas Spiteri asks Peter Godfrey-Smith (Sydney) about “the best way to make epistemic progress” by answering philosophical questions about minds and consciousness. [Design for Xiangjiang Gate Tower by RMJM Shanghai] Godfrey-Smith’s answer is that philosophy will not do it alone: NowRead More →