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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Monasticism
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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Monasticism

We’ve come to see living on our own or in a small family unit of our own as a key step in growing up; it’s the dominant image we have of adult existence. So, monasticism, which involves unmarried people working

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SOCIOLOGY – Auguste Comte
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SOCIOLOGY – Auguste Comte

Though we tend to think of atheists as not only unbelieving but also hostile to religion, we should remember a tradition of atheistic thinkers who’ve tried to reconcile a suspicion of the supernatural side of religion with a deep sympathy

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HISTORY OF IDEAS – French & English Gardens
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HISTORY OF IDEAS – French & English Gardens

There have been two central traditions in European gardening. Each one associated with a great European nation. The first originated in 17th century France, and became known as the “Jardin à la française” or “formal French garden”. The most sublime

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POP CULTURE: Better Celebrities
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POP CULTURE: Better Celebrities

Serious people are used to thinking badly of celebrity culture. They hate how everyone wants to read about where the latest big name has been on holiday, or who they’re dating. They say it’s silly and a sad reflection of

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POP CULTURE: Taylor Swift’s Legs & Climate Change
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POP CULTURE: Taylor Swift’s Legs & Climate Change

a major release of the Antarctic Ice Sheet recently melted and fell into the sea the planet is in profound trouble environmental organizations keep trying to get us to notice a few people care a lot but strangely and shamefully

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POP CULTURE: What’s wrong with the media
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POP CULTURE: What’s wrong with the media

We’re likely to have grown up thinking that the mainstream Media was our friend The common sense natural judge of everything that matters and is important and a reliable guide to existence But we might also be realizing that isn’t

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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Work
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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Work

One of the things that’s the most peculiar about life in the developed economies in our own time is the way we look at work and in particular, the way we think that work should be about two things: Making

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HISTORY OF IDEAS - Wabi-sabi
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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Wabi-sabi

说到事情的样子, 西方世界被完美,对称和理想的比例所困扰。 这是对崇尚普遍规律而形成的美的品味, 数学,对完美和永恒的胃口。 然而,日本的美学确实非常不同, 并且差异的核心是在西方语言没有直接等价物的术语中捕获的: 一个名为Wabi-Sabi的术语[发音为:Wah-bi-sah-bi]。 Wabi-Sabi指的是无常,不完美,质朴和忧郁的美。 它源于对无敌,青春和无瑕的热爱, 但要尊重过往,脆弱,轻微破碎和谦虚。 Wabi-sabi相信,事物总是更加美丽,不仅仅是为了纪念年龄和个性; 在一块陶器上釉上釉或精美修复的裂缝是值得欣赏的,而不是隐形的。 Wabi-sabi的历史与佛教密切相关,并暗示智慧来自于没有短暂,不完美和非英雄性质的和平 日本九州。 1191。 一位名叫Eisai的僧人从中国返回日本, 计划创建日本第一座禅宗佛教寺庙。 禅宗对日本的土着宗教提出了挑战;神道。 禅宗提供了一个复杂的哲学体系,它以其不断的生命周期和不完美的模式呈现自然 作为冥想的焦点和透镜,通过它可以了解我们自己的瞬变和空虚。 禅将继续成为Wabi-sabi的哲学基石。 14世纪,日本。 两个词的意思:Wabi(侘)和Sabi(寂) 开始进化并变得比以往更积极。 Wabi最初意味着生活在大自然中的苦难和孤独, 远离人类的安慰,但是, 它的含义现在转移到指的是一种几乎精致的苦涩甜蜜的忧郁。 与此同时,萨比原本意味着寒冷,瘦弱或枯萎, 开始表示老化和磨损的痕迹,这可以增强物体。 它指的是积极的无常以及时间的欢迎和崇高的标志。 古老的罐子或裂缝精美的图案现在被称为萨比。 京都,1488年。 MurataShukō坐下来给他的学生FuruichiChōin写了一封信。 这份文件将被称为心之书(Kokoro no fumi) 并将定义一个人应该喝茶的理想方式 – 茶道 –

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POLITICAL THEORY - Niccolò Machiavelli
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POLITICAL THEORY – Niccolò Machiavelli

Shpesh tronditemi sa dinak dhe të pasinqertë janë disa politikanët por nuk do të duhej. Për raste të tilla ne duhet ta kujtojmë dhe ta lexojmë veprën e Niccolo Machiavelit. Këshilltar dhe teoricien politik i shekullit të 15-të i cili

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