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Theories of existence

Timothy L. S. Sprigge

Theories of existence

by Timothy L. S. Sprigge

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementT.L.S. Sprigge.
    SeriesPelican books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB29 .S68 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination187 p. ;
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2586976M
    ISBN 100140221670
    LC Control Number85137113

    The theory goes to tell that the stale came into existence out of a contract between the people and the sovereign at some point of time. According to this theory, there were two divisions in human history – one period is prior to the establishment of the state called the “state of nature” and the other period is one subsequent to the. The concept of the struggle for existence concerns the competition or battle for resources needed to live. It can refer to human society, or to organisms in nature. The concept is ancient, and the term struggle for existence was in use by the end of the 18th century. From the 17th century onwards the concept was associated with a population exceeding resources, an issue shown starkly in Thomas.

    Examines the views of philosophers on the philosophy of mind. The book begins with dualism, the traditional view that mind and body are wholly distinct, and covers behaviourism, materialism or identity theory, functionalism, double-aspect theories and phenomenology/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stace, W.T. (Walter Terence), Theory of knowledge and existence. Oxford, The Clarendon press,

    This research formed the basis of Durkheim's book, The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life, which is certainly the best‐known study on the sociology of religion. Durkheim viewed religion within the context of the entire society and acknowledged its place in influencing the thinking and behavior of the members of society. Chapter 1 Theories of Power A Survey Towards the Development of a Theory of Power Before beginning the discussion of empowerment and the development of a theory connected with it, I want to deal with a concept that is prior to empowerment—power. Power is a key concept for an understanding of processes of Size: KB.


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