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Dialogues on the Beauty of Nature and Moral Reflections on Certain Topics of Natural History

by Miller Eric

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Published by University Press of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - General,
  • History - General History,
  • Art,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Art / General,
  • European,
  • Individual Artist

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8027700M
    ISBN 100761830863
    ISBN 109780761830863

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    Tattvacintāmaṇi is a treatise in Sanskrit authored by 12th-century CE Indian logician and philosopher Gangesa Upadhyaya (also known as Gangesvara Upadhyaya). The title may be translated into English as "A Thought-jewel of Truth." The treatise is also known as Pramāṇa-cintāmaṇi ("A Thought-jewel of Valid Knowledge").   Though written in a time before global warming and over-harvesting was a problem, Emerson writes very wise words that reflect the idea that man and nature depend on each other. First off, Emerson states that finding a certain peace with nature is essential to finding delight in the natural world. Man and nature need to find a harmony.


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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion is a philosophical work by the Scottish philosopher David h dialogue, three philosophers named Demea, Philo, and Cleanthes debate the nature of God's existence.

Whether or not these names reference specific philosophers, ancient or otherwise, remains a topic of scholarly dispute. Hume, therefore, had to tiptoe around his true opinions. Even in the posthumously published Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion Hume takes great care to submerge his own opinion underneath layers of literary artifice: the work is written as a dialogue with the author's mouthpiece left unidentified.

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The early dialogues serve well as an introduction to the corpus. They are short and entertaining and fairly accessible, even to readers. INTRODUCTION. In the only cheap edition of Hume’s “Essays and Treatises” now in the British market, the essays on “Miracles” and “A Particular Providence and a Future State” have been omitted, while the “Natural History of Religion” has been extensively mutilated, at least thirteen separate passages, some of them lengthy, being suppressed in the interests of the popular religion.

But supposing the Author of Nature to be finitely perfect, though far exceeding mankind, a satisfactory account may then be given of natural and moral evil, and every untoward phenomenon be explained and adjusted. A less evil may then be chosen, in order to avoid a greater; inconveniences be submitted to, in order to reach a desirable end; and.

The nature of beauty became a central intellectual question with the emergence of the discipline known as aesthetics in the mid-eighteenth century, when the word was first coined. But not to insist upon these topics, continued PHILO, though most obvious, certain, and important; I must use the freedom to admonish you, CLEANTHES, that you have put the controversy upon a most dangerous issue, and are unawares introducing a total scepticism into the most essential articles of natural and revealed theology.

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But not to insist upon these topics, continued PHILO, though most obvious, certain, and important; I must use the freedom to admonish you, CLEANTHES, that you have put the controversy upon a most dangerous issue, and are unawares introducing a total scepticism into the most essential articles of natural and revealed theology.

The Beauty of Nature Essay in English for Students and Children - The poets are the lovers of nature. The countless objects of nature or things of beauty that are a joy forever.

God is the Artist and nature .Emerson ends this section on beauty by mentioning Taste and Art. Taste, he says, is the love of beauty; Art is the creation of it.

Again, he stresses the unity between nature and humanity: A thing is beautiful in itself only if it is beautiful in unison with nature’s whole. In other words, the sum of nature .Some of the primary sources used for this paper include Hume’s most famous works on religion, including The Natural History of Religion and Dialogues concerning Natural Religion.

Secondary and tertiary sources include scholarly critiques of Hume’s texts as well as reviews and journals interpreting his work one way or another.