The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Compari- In this respect, philosophy seems less like science than son with like art
and the philosopher more like an artist than a art: living scientist, for his
philosophic solutions bear the stamp of classics his own personality, and his
choice of ...
between philosophic schools and (2) made the definition of what philosophy is
and ought to be, a matter of the sharpest controversy. Philosophy has become
extremely self-conscious about its own method and nature. Moreover, intellectual
But if, for Jaspers, philosophy is devoted to "the illumination of existence," that
illumination is achieved when a person recognizes that human existence is
revealed most profoundly in his experience of those "extreme" situations that
define the ...
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