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The Study of Human Nature

A Reader

by Leslie Stevenson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7388738M
ISBN 100195127153
ISBN 109780195127157

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The Study of Human Nature: A Reader by Editor-Leslie Stevenson. Oxford University Press, USA, Paperback. Good. According to Aristotle, the philosophical study of human nature itself originated with Socrates, who turned philosophy from study of the heavens to study of the human things. Socrates is said to have studied the question of how a person should best live, but he left no written works.

The study of human nature --The social sciences --Vital participation --Psycho-social relativity --The perspectives of involvement --That ye love one another --The individual as vehicle and repository of science --Comparisons and contrasts --By their fruits --Litertature and science --Uncertain battle - . Beliefs about human nature in the ancient religious traditions --Reasoned argument about human nature in Greek and medieval philosophy --The search for a scientific theory of human nature --How far a scientific theory of human nature possible? Twentieth-century philosophical views.


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