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16 Topic Pages Found in Philosophy and starting with the letter T
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Open Taliban

The Taliban (Persian “Madrasa Students” or “Seekers of Knowledge”) is a fundamentalist Islamist movement that ruled Afghanistan from September 1996,

Open Tantra

( tŭn'trə ), in both Hinduism and Buddhism, esoteric tradition of ritual and yoga known for elaborate use of mantra , or symbolic speech, and mandala

Open Taoism

Chinese philosophical system, traditionally founded by the Chinese philosopher Lao Zi in the 6th century BC . He is also attributed authorship of the

Tarski, Alfred (1902 - 1983)

Mathematician, logician, and philosopher of logic, born in Warsaw, Poland and educated there in mathematics. He studied logic with L eśniewski , Jan

Taylor, Harriet (1807 - 1858)

English feminist philosopher, essayist, and political theorist. Writing in the 1850s, she was one of the first essayists in England to press for

Open Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre (1881 - 1955)
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre (1881 - 1955)

A Jesuit the whole of his adult life, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was born in Sarcenat in the Auvergne region of France in 1881 and died in New York on

Open Theology

( thēŏl'əjē ), in Christianity, the systematic study of the nature of God and God's relationship with humanity and with the world. Although other

Open Thoreau, Henry David (1817 - 1862)
Thoreau, Henry David (1817 - 1862)

It is one of the most famous relationships in American literary and cultural history: Ralph Waldo Emerson, mentor to Henry David Thoreau, protégé. The

Tillich, Paul (1886 - 1965)

( tĭl'ĭk ), 1886–1965, American philosopher and theologian, b. Germany, educated at the universities of Berlin, Tübingen, Halle, and Breslau. In 1912

Open Tory

( tô'rē ), English political party. The term was originally applied to outlaws in Ireland and was adopted as a derogatory name for supporters of the