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The individual and the value of human life

by Josef Popper-Lynkeus

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social ethics.,
  • Ethics.,
  • Individualism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph Popper-Lynkeus ; translated by Andrew Kirk Kelley with Joram Graf Haber ; introduction by Joram Graf Haber.
    SeriesStudies in social, political, and legal philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN15 .P813 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 115 p. ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL782020M
    ISBN 100847680355, 0847680363
    LC Control Number95013950

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The Individual --Ch. On the Value of Human Life. Series Title: Studies in social, political, and legal philosophy. Other Titles: Individuum und die Bewertung menschlicher Existenzen. Responsibility: Joseph Popper-Lynkeus ; translated by Andrew Kirk Kelley with Joram Graf Haber.

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- Every belief in the value and dignity of life rests on false thinking; it is possible only through the fact that empathy with the universal life and suffering of mankind is very feebly developed in the individual.

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The Catholic Church proclaims that human life is sacred and that the dignity of the human person is the foundation of a moral vision for society. This belief is the foundation of all the principles of our social teaching. In our society, human life is under direct attack from abortion and euthanasia.

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Bringing together legal questions about the right to life, ethical or economic questions about the value of life, and aesthetic or philosophical questions about the good life or prosperous life, the contributors make clear that a reliable discussion of human life in the contemporary world demands a nuanced, multidisciplinary approach.

Here’s part of the answer: He knew the value of people. He knew that each human being is a treasure. And because He did, people were not a source of stress, but a source of joy.” Humanity needs our individual services.” Each time you do a kindness for someone or bring a smile to his face, it gives your life meaning.

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The Philosophy of Life a theory of the relation of the world and the individual, and this shapes his whole attitude to life. Aristotle called metaphysics the fundamental science, for, a correct comprehension of it is enough to give man a complete knowledge of every constituent or content of human experience.

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In the end, to value philosophy we must believe that reflection, wonder, questioning, and contemplation enrich human life; we must believe with Socrates that “the unexamined life isn’t worth living.” And I believe that. Questions about the value of philosophy also intertwine with issues concerning education in general.Hence, it needs to cover all the dimensions (thought, behaviour, work and realization) and levels (individual, family, society, nature and existence) of human life and profession.

• Leading to harmony: The value education ultimately is targeted to promote harmony within the individual, among human beings and with nature. Q.