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34 Topic Pages Found in Philosophy and starting with the letter P
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Open Pacifism
Pacifism

advocacy of opposition to war through individual or collective action against militarism. Although complete, enduring peace is the goal of all

Open Pan-Africanism
Pan-Africanism

Pan-Africanism describes the idea of unity among people of African descent against oppression. This spirit of solidarity emerged during World War I

pan-arabism

general term for the modern movement for political unification among the Arab nations of the Middle East. Since the Ottoman Turks rose to power in the

Pantheism

( păn'thēĭzəm ) [Gr. pan=all, theos=God], name used to denote any system of belief or speculation that includes the teaching "God is all, and all is

Parapsychology

Study of paranormal phenomena, which are generally subdivided into two types: extrasensory perception (ESP), or the paracognitive; and psychokinesis

Pareto, Vilfredo (1848 - 1923)

Italian economist and political philosopher who began his career as a liberal but ended it as an early fascist. His two important books on economics

Open Parmenides (5th century BC)
Parmenides (5th century BC)

Translated by Jeannine Routier Pucci and Elizabeth Trapnell Rawlings Greek philosopher from Elea, in Italy (fl. early 5th cent. bce ). He wrote only a

Open Pascal, Blaise (1623 - 1662)
Pascal, Blaise (1623 - 1662)

Place : France Subject : biography, maths and statistics French mathematician, physicist, and religious recluse who was not only a scientist anxious

Patkar, Medha (1954 - )

MEDHA PATKAR IS one of the world’s foremost anti-dam activists and a leading Indian environmentalist. She is the founder of Narmada Bachao Andolan

Peirce, Charles S. (Charles Sanders), 1839-1914

Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) was one of the foundational theorists of pragmatism and semiotics. He was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the son