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The Age
Disgraced review: Utterly gripping portrayal of one man's fall from graceIslam is a primitive religion of the desert, a promoter of bigotry. The defense
Disgraced review: Utterly gripping portrayal of one man's fall from grace
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
Islam is a primitive religion of the desert, a promoter of bigotry. The defense of Islam falls to Emily: Islam preserved Aristotle and created great art. Her own painting is influenced by the mosques of Moorish Spain. Hazem Shammas (left), Zindzi... Read more
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Columbia Star
The Olympic Gamesboys got bored. Much like in modern times, when there is no common enemy, the
The Olympic Games
Columbia Star / Posted 16 hours ago
boys got bored. Much like in modern times, when there is no common enemy, the populous gets restless. Someone, probably Aristotle, invented sporting contests allowing the participants to let off some steam and the spectators to criticize... Read more
16h
The Irish Times
I’m a philosopher, get me out of here!continuous with science.” – WVO Quine “The myth-lover is in a sense a philosop
I’m a philosopher, get me out of here!
The Irish Times / Posted 16 hours ago
continuous with science.” – WVO Quine “The myth-lover is in a sense a philosopher, since myths are composed of wonders.” – Aristotle Smith is a Paris-based professor of philosophy so he has a vested interest in defending the discipline from its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Young People, Social Activism and Democratic Governanceand more world knowledge in addition to the abstract reasoning skills.' Reading
Young People, Social Activism and Democratic Governance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
and more world knowledge in addition to the abstract reasoning skills.' Reading - whether Wikipedia, Michael Lewis, or Aristotle - is one of the quickest ways to acquire and assimilate new information. Many business people claim that reading... Read more
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Inquirier.net
St. Clare kicks off NAASCU bid with win over AMANAASCU Opener at Cuneta Astrodome. Sophomore slotman Aristotle Dionisio led St
St. Clare kicks off NAASCU bid with win over AMA
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
NAASCU Opener at Cuneta Astrodome. Sophomore slotman Aristotle Dionisio led St. Clare to an 82-67 victory over AMA and jumpstart its bid in the National Athletic Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities which unveiled its 16th season... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bio-inspired tire design: Where the rubber meets the roadto scamper up smooth walls and hang upside down from improbable surfaces has en
Bio-inspired tire design: Where the rubber meets the road
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
to scamper up smooth walls and hang upside down from improbable surfaces has entranced scientists at least as far back as Aristotle, who noted the reptile's remarkable feats in his History of Animals. But it wasn't until about 15 years ago, when... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Jim Grant Is "Very Bullish On Gold"in the PhD standard in monetary management. Gold is by no means the best invest
Jim Grant Is "Very Bullish On Gold"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
in the PhD standard in monetary management. Gold is by no means the best investment. Gold is money and money is sterile, as Aristotle would remind us. It does not pay dividends or earn income. So keep in mind that gold is not a conventional... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
BPI acquires minority stake in Rizal Bank, Inc.Chairman of Rizal Bank Inc. and Vice Chairman of Card Inc., Jaime Augusto Zobel
BPI acquires minority stake in Rizal Bank, Inc.
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Chairman of Rizal Bank Inc. and Vice Chairman of Card Inc., Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, Chairman of BPI, Dr. Jaime Aristotle B. Alip, Chairman of Card Inc., Cezar P. Consing, President and CEO of BPI, Elma Valenzuela, Incoming President and... Read more
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PR.com
Mobile Development Professionals Needed to Judge 2016 MobileWebAward CompetitionTelevision Networks, New York Post Interactive, Ernst & Young, J. Walter Thomps
Mobile Development Professionals Needed to Judge 2016 MobileWebAward Competition
PR.com / Posted 2 days ago
Television Networks, New York Post Interactive, Ernst & Young, J. Walter Thompson, Xerox, Art Institute of Pittsburgh, and Aristotle. Entries will be accepted in both the Mobile Website and the Mobile Application formats. Entries will be judged on... Read more
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Business Wire
The Hackett Group to Present at the Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference on August 30th in Chicagocollectively have more than $200 billion in assets under management and include
The Hackett Group to Present at the Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference on August 30th in Chicago
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
collectively have more than $200 billion in assets under management and include: Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss, Aristotle Capital Boston, Granahan Investment Management, Marble Harbor Investment Counsel, Gamco Investors, GRT Capital... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BPI acquires 10% stake in Rizal Bank Incorporationde Ayala led the signing of the agreement together with Consing, RBI chair Flor
BPI acquires 10% stake in Rizal Bank Incorporation
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
de Ayala led the signing of the agreement together with Consing, RBI chair Flordeliza Sarmiento, CARD Inc. chairman Jaime Aristotle Alip, and incoming RBI president and CEO Elma Valenzuela. Available data showed assets of RBI stood at P1.32... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BPI invests in microfinance bank Rizal Bankgoal of creating a financially inclusive and poverty-free Philippines,” said CA
BPI invests in microfinance bank Rizal Bank
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
goal of creating a financially inclusive and poverty-free Philippines,” said CARD MRI founder and managing director Jaime Aristotle Alip. Microfinance is the provision of a broad range of financial services such as deposits, loans, payment... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Feyerabend?condition.1 Which makes me go “WTF?” This appears to be a strawman. Note 1 is
Feyerabend?
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
condition.1 Which makes me go “WTF?” This appears to be a strawman. Note 1 is The consistency condition goes back to Aristotle at least. It plays an important part in Newton’s philosophy (though Newton himself constantly violated it). It is... Read more
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The Manila Times
Drug killings an international issue nowuse o f the word “draconian” to describe repressive legal measures. “The six j
Drug killings an international issue now
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
use o f the word “draconian” to describe repressive legal measures. “The six junior archons or magistrates, are said by Aristotle to have been instituted in Athens after 683 to record the laws. If this is correct, Draco’s code was not the first... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Jim Grant: "This Will Turn Out To Be Very Bad For Many People"in the PhD standard in monetary management. Gold is by no means the best invest
Jim Grant: "This Will Turn Out To Be Very Bad For Many People"
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
in the PhD standard in monetary management. Gold is by no means the best investment. Gold is money and money is sterile, as Aristotle would remind us. It does not pay dividends or earn income. So keep in mind that gold is not a conventional... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas budget will prove if we meant what we said after police ambushDescribing his idea of an ideal state, Aristotle noted, in his Politics, the ne
Dallas budget will prove if we meant what we said after police ambush
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
Describing his idea of an ideal state, Aristotle noted, in his Politics, the need for public safety and the need for revenue, almost in the same breath. These were musts, he said, along with things like food, the arts, and religion; all of them... Read more
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The Washington Times
Army generals playing James Madisonincluded the following: Horace, Justinian, Ovid, Terence, Sallust, the New Tes
Army generals playing James Madison
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
included the following: Horace, Justinian, Ovid, Terence, Sallust, the New Testament, Homer, Xenophon, Demosthenes, Plato, Aristotle, Cicero, Shakespeare, Addison, Milton, Smollett’s History of England, Montaigne’s Essays, Montesquieu’s The Spirit... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Do we have to be a democracy?if not oxymoronic, at least paradoxical. But after having given the matter more
Do we have to be a democracy?
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
if not oxymoronic, at least paradoxical. But after having given the matter more thought and after having re-read Aristotle and his suspiciousness of democracy, I must draw the sobering conclusion that there is really no ontological... Read more
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The Columbian
Check It Out: Lift your mood with a happy readinside. • “The Happiness Project: Or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the
Check It Out: Lift your mood with a happy read
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
inside. • “The Happiness Project: Or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun” by Gretchen Rubin. If you’re not into positive thinking, stick with “The Antidote.”... Read more
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Quartz
An Oxford philosopher on how drugs can make us more moraldismisses the critique that perfectly following moral laws would be a threat to
An Oxford philosopher on how drugs can make us more moral
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
dismisses the critique that perfectly following moral laws would be a threat to our free will. He points out that Aristotle advocated practicing good behavior until it became a natural virtue. “I see it as an expression of my free will, my... Read more
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Minda News
A SOJOURNER’S VIEW: Defend Life! Not Destroy It! A Plea To End Extrajudicial Summary Killings(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philosophy_of_human_rights, accessed 17 August 2
A SOJOURNER’S VIEW: Defend Life! Not Destroy It! A Plea To End Extrajudicial Summary Killings
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philosophy_of_human_rights, accessed 17 August 2016). Appropriating Socrates to Plato, from Aristotle to St. Thomas Aquinas, human rights could be linked to reflections on natural moral and religious presuppositions.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Laws of gravity a weighty matterin that far distant and seemingly mythical past. Before Galileo, humanity pret
Laws of gravity a weighty matter
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
in that far distant and seemingly mythical past. Before Galileo, humanity pretty much just accepted the proclamations of Aristotle that things of different weight fell at different rates. Galileo tested the idea. It seems significant to me that... Read more
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The Washington Times
Bill Bennett, ‘The Book of Virtues’ author, claims ‘Never Trumpers’ suffer from ‘moral superiority’Jonah Goldberg did address the author’s support for Mr. Trump in National Revie
Bill Bennett, ‘The Book of Virtues’ author, claims ‘Never Trumpers’ suffer from ‘moral superiority’
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Jonah Goldberg did address the author’s support for Mr. Trump in National Review Online columns. “It was either Aristotle or Larry Storch who said, ‘You can’t be disappointed in your enemies, only your friends,’” Mr. Goldberg wrote March... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Singer-philosopher Nachmanoff to sing Last Minute Folk concertalbum “Spinoza’s Dream” and filled it with tracks whose lyrics reference the li
Singer-philosopher Nachmanoff to sing Last Minute Folk concert
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
album “Spinoza’s Dream” and filled it with tracks whose lyrics reference the likes of Kant, Camus, Sartre, Kierkegaard, Aristotle and Leibniz, among other great thinkers. The songs not only demonstrate the songwriting skills of Nachmanoff, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pharisaical Polemics At NDC Campaign Launchwho were less. Napoleon Bonaparte, Isaac Newton, William Faulkner, and even Ale
Pharisaical Polemics At NDC Campaign Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
who were less. Napoleon Bonaparte, Isaac Newton, William Faulkner, and even Alexander the Great were 5 feet 6 inches tall. Aristotle, T. E. - Lawrence and Charlie Chaplin were 5 feet 5 inches. James Madison, a U.S. President was 5 feet 4 inches... Read more
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CBS News
What if we're wrong? New book poses provocative question about human knowledge(Blue Rider Press, 2016) deals with the fact that the great march of history sh
What if we're wrong? New book poses provocative question about human knowledge
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
(Blue Rider Press, 2016) deals with the fact that the great march of history shows us that, well … we’re always wrong. Aristotle had his run as the smartest man on the planet, but he got disproved by Galileo, who was trumped by Newton, until... Read more
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Football365
Cheeky Punt: Good winnings come to those who waitZuckerberg’s vision was when he created Facebook. But it was surely, surely not
Cheeky Punt: Good winnings come to those who wait
Football365 / Posted 8 days ago
Zuckerberg’s vision was when he created Facebook. But it was surely, surely not this? I think it was the Greek philosopher Aristotle who said “Patience is bitter but it’s fruit is sweet.” And f*ck me sideways he was right! My wages landed at... Read more
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Market Watch
How Donald Trump profited from the power of presidential primariessystems and especially in exposing their weaknesses, political science, often t
How Donald Trump profited from the power of presidential primaries
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
systems and especially in exposing their weaknesses, political science, often thought to claim Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle as its founders, does make some implicit long-term forecasts. And one particular inquiry back in 1979 seems to have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Doda going for gold in the place where it all startedfor jumping final - after admitting he has been 'a mess' lately because of his
Doda going for gold in the place where it all started
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
for jumping final - after admitting he has been 'a mess' lately because of his personal life The granddaughter of Aristotle Onassis has been married to Alvaro de Miranda Neto, known as 'Doda,' for over a decade Doda was found in bed with... Read more
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NBC News
Several People Kidnapped From Restaurant in Mexican Resort City of Puerto Vallartathat number, the Associated Press reported. In a series of tweets aimed at res
Several People Kidnapped From Restaurant in Mexican Resort City of Puerto Vallarta
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
that number, the Associated Press reported. In a series of tweets aimed at residents and tourists, Jalisco Governor Aristotle Sandoval said "the events that occurred at dawn in Puerto Vallarta cannot be allowed or tolerated." "We will not... Read more
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Weekly Times
St Catherine’s SchoolEmotional Intelligence Resource Unit to enhance the wellbeing program. The Swi
St Catherine’s School
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
Emotional Intelligence Resource Unit to enhance the wellbeing program. The Swinburne unit has been administering the Aristotle Emotional Intelligence Program for more than 10 years, and has worked with schools in Australia and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Caught in a pickle: Local attorney, friends explain strange addiction [video]consumed more pickle juice than me," Turner said on a recent Friday. "It's not
Caught in a pickle: Local attorney, friends explain strange addiction [video]
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
consumed more pickle juice than me," Turner said on a recent Friday. "It's not casual for me. It's a true daily need." Aristotle extolled the health benefits of cured cucumbers. Queen Cleopatra championed pickles as the secret ingredient of her... Read more
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Quartz
What is the point of the Olympics? A philosophical answerhis essay “On the meaning of sport,” James Schall, professor of political philo
What is the point of the Olympics? A philosophical answer
Quartz / Posted 12 days ago
his essay “On the meaning of sport,” James Schall, professor of political philosophy at Georgetown University, notes that Aristotle believed, “that play or sport is the closest thing most human beings come to contemplation, to the highest of human... Read more
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metro
International Left Handers Day: 20 inspirational quotes from famous leftiesdesire to understand’ – Neil ArmstrongOne giant leap for lefties (Picture: NASA
International Left Handers Day: 20 inspirational quotes from famous lefties
metro / Posted 13 days ago
desire to understand’ – Neil ArmstrongOne giant leap for lefties (Picture: NASA) ‘Happiness depends upon ourselves’ – Aristotle ‘Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Tough Mudder seeks reinvention as teamwork-based obstacle coursefeatured the pentathlon, a five-sport event involving running, throwing (discus
Tough Mudder seeks reinvention as teamwork-based obstacle course
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
featured the pentathlon, a five-sport event involving running, throwing (discus and javelin), jumping and wrestling. Aristotle venerated do-it-all athletes, calling them “the most beautiful.” Tough Mudder emerged from the model of Tough Guy,... Read more
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FOX News
Before Phelps, this American brought home 24 gold medalsII," which The Economist magazine picked as one of the Best Books of 2012, as w
Before Phelps, this American brought home 24 gold medals
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
II," which The Economist magazine picked as one of the Best Books of 2012, as well as "The Cave and the Light: Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization" (Random House 2013). His latest book, "Douglas MacArthur:... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Mainstream Has Failedand stagnation, please consider these quotes drawn from my extensive list of A
The Mainstream Has Failed
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
and stagnation, please consider these quotes drawn from my extensive list of Aphorisms: "We are what we repeatedly do." (Aristotle) "Do the thing and you shall have the power." (Ralph Waldo Emerson) "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger,... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Democracy, demagoguery, and despotsThe Greeks gave us the term “politics,” from polis/city-state. “Man is a politi
Democracy, demagoguery, and despots
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 15 days ago
The Greeks gave us the term “politics,” from polis/city-state. “Man is a political animal,” Aristotle wrote. He was thinking of how we as social creatures and citizens function, or malfunction, in the governance of the state. In our current maelstrom... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Studying Raphael Taught Me About Being a Philomathmade the final selection. The winner, Thanh T. Nguyen, lives in Hanoi, Vietnam,
What Studying Raphael Taught Me About Being a Philomath
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
made the final selection. The winner, Thanh T. Nguyen, lives in Hanoi, Vietnam, and will attend Duke University this fall. Aristotle is earthly; Plato, otherworldly. The thinkers are secular, but the architecture is Christian. The greatest High... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Maimonides exchange, part 3: On Pantheism and Halakhahexperience is a personal God, not an impersonal one. Indeed, for R. Soloveitchi
The Maimonides exchange, part 3: On Pantheism and Halakhah
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
experience is a personal God, not an impersonal one. Indeed, for R. Soloveitchik, Maimonides’ main objection to Aristotle, Plotinus, and Spinoza, is that despite all their differences, they view the relationship between God and the world... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Am Mad About Judiciary Madness!goes hand in hand with responsibility, precision and fairness to all. This lega
I Am Mad About Judiciary Madness!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
goes hand in hand with responsibility, precision and fairness to all. This legal truism has been captured succinctly by Aristotle in his assertion that " Injustice arises as much as from treating equals unequally and as much as from treating... Read more
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Deseret News
Ralph Hancock: Doing good and getting creditgood is concerned is inherently a public matter in which action is inseparable
Ralph Hancock: Doing good and getting credit
Deseret News / Posted 17 days ago
good is concerned is inherently a public matter in which action is inseparable from honor and recognition. This is why Aristotle, speaking for the ancient Greek polis, considered political action, especially the deeds of the wise and good... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The real oligarchsthe rule of the few, and in their own interests. It was first identified as a f
The real oligarchs
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 days ago
the rule of the few, and in their own interests. It was first identified as a form of government by the Greek philosopher, Aristotle. In modern times, there have been a number of oligarchies, sometimes posing as democracies: the paramilitary rule... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
What British means when it comes to DNAto the DNA debate about identity, Britishness is a bit odd here. As a term, it
What British means when it comes to DNA
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
to the DNA debate about identity, Britishness is a bit odd here. As a term, it is derived from 'Britannic' - used by Aristotle and other classical writers to refer to the islands Ierna and Albion. The term 'Irish' is the English (not... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Stanley Fish's New Book WINNING ARGUMENTS (Review Essaysubsequently to support the thesis also involves making a further and subordina
Stanley Fish's New Book WINNING ARGUMENTS (Review Essay
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 days ago
subsequently to support the thesis also involves making a further and subordinate debatable point and then supporting it. Aristotle was the first person in Western culture to work out rules of formal logic to follow in philosophical argumentation... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutesthe perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazi
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutes
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
the perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazines.Retuning the brain Since the time of Aristotle, it has been known that prolonged viewing of certain stimuli can cause after-effects that alter the perception of... Read more
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WA Today
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutesthe perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazi
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutes
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
the perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazines.Retuning the brain Since the time of Aristotle, it has been known that prolonged viewing of certain stimuli can cause after-effects that alter the perception of... Read more
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The Age
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutesthe perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazi
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutes
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
the perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazines.Retuning the brain Since the time of Aristotle, it has been known that prolonged viewing of certain stimuli can cause after-effects that alter the perception of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutesthe perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazi
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutes
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
the perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazines.Retuning the brain Since the time of Aristotle, it has been known that prolonged viewing of certain stimuli can cause after-effects that alter the perception of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutesthe perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazi
Size is largely in the mind: how your body image can change in two minutes
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
the perception of our own bodies in relation to what we see on TV and in magazines.Retuning the brain Since the time of Aristotle, it has been known that prolonged viewing of certain stimuli can cause after-effects that alter the perception of... Read more
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