7 edition of The sociable humanist found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -363) and index.
|Statement||Clive T. Probyn.|
|LC Classifications||DA483.H34 P76 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 371 p. :|
|Number of Pages||371|
|LC Control Number||90038552|
The Human Library® ’s mission is to provide support for Human Library® programs and book depot services around the world, to raise funds that will enable us to build more book collections, host more events and reach even more readers. One conversation at a time. Maurice R. Stein sees society evolving to better meet human needs when he says, “Humanist sociology views society as a historically evolving enterprise that can only be understood through the struggle to liberate human potentialities.” 8 The linkage between the goals of Secular Humanist psychology and sociology is explicit in Glass and.
It is not surprising that humanists, acting as social architects, have concentrated on the field of education, and, the younger they can get their subjects, the better. This aim brings the guns of the humanists to bear on the home. We want to look at the ways in which humanism is at tacking the family. The humanistic perspective focuses on the positive image of what it means to be human. Human nature is viewed as basically good, and humanistic theorists focus on methods that allow fulfillment of potential.
The organizations and journals they helped to found, including the American Humanist Association, the Fellowship of Religious Humanism, The Humanist, and the Religious Humanist, still exist today and are very active. Their specific history is described in the book Religious Humanism in . I'm in a humanist/secular book group! Here are the books we've read since September I'll put a star next to my favorites. I did leave one or two in there that didn't meet your criteria just to be complete (and because others might be interested). *Paul Bloom () How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like.
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[Clive T Probyn]. Book number 3 is by the humanist philosopher that you mentioned—Richard Norman—and it’s called On Humanism. Is this the book to read if you want to understand what it is.
It is. It would have been easy to give you a list of five books about humanism but humanism is about life, not about humanism. Still, I think it’s only right to have.
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