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by Zennozen
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:06 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Individualism vs. Collectivism
Replies: 409
Views: 7867

Re: Individualism vs. Collectivism

I think (perhaps somewhat unconventionally) that all these 'isms' are just western political concept words that don't have as much foundation to reality as we have been brought up to think.
by Zennozen
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Happiness of Pursuit.
Replies: 16
Views: 659

Re: Happiness of Pursuit.

The pursuit of the happiness of pursuit?
by Zennozen
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Public, Social and other Interest
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: Public, Social and other Interest

I agree. Perhaps what we need is a ministry of moral philosophy? :) Universities these days just don't seem to be cutting it. We seem to be struck in a sort of metaphysical inception of metaphysics.
by Zennozen
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Death
Replies: 4
Views: 223

Re: Death

From the perspective of the mind/consciousness of an individual human like us (or animal? ), after the moment of death that mind/consciousness of the individual ceases to exist and it is as if nothing ever existed, but from the broader view of the universe as a whole (or the God's view), everything ...
by Zennozen
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Is it aesthetic or is it ethical?
Replies: 22
Views: 599

Re: Is it aesthetic or is it ethical?

Being ethical is, among other things, also aesthetically good (But not for everyone evidently) . Being good (in the ethical sense) not only looks good but also feels good. That is really the definition of aesthetics.