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Open Althusser, Louis, 1918-1990
Althusser, Louis, 1918-1990

Louis Althusser (1918-90) was a Marxist philosopher whose work exercised an enormous influence on the evolution of French Marxism and on the course of

Open Anarchism

Political philosophy that society should have no government, laws, police, or other authority, but should be a free association of all its members. It

Open Ancient Greek Philosophy
Ancient Greek Philosophy

Greek philosophy is often taken as synonymous with ancient Western philosophy, or as thought in the age of classical Athens, represented by Socrates,

Open Animal rights
Animal rights

Animal rights stem from early animal welfare organizations. However, there is a difference between the two movements. Animal rights advocates believe

Open Apologetics

The concept of apologetics comes from the Greek apologia , meaning the act of defending some postulate or belief. Very early in the life of the

Open Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975
Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975

Hannah Arendt's political thought was the product of two worlds and of the events that carried her from one to the other: the Germany of the first few


( âr'ēӘnĭz´´Әm ), Christian heresy founded by Arius in the 4th cent. It was one of the most widespread and divisive heresies in the history of

Open Aristotle

Aristotle, a Greek philosopher and protégé of Plato, is considered the Father of the Scientific Method, the creator of formal logic, and one of the

Open Arnauld, Antoine, 1612-1694
Arnauld, Antoine, 1612-1694

A French Roman Catholic theologian and philosopher. Arnauld was born in Paris into a family associated with Jansenism. Angelique Arnauld, his sister,

Aron, Raymond, 1905-1983

Raymond Aron (1905–83) was a distinguished French philosopher, political thinker, social scientist, and journalist. He wrote influential columns for