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Modern humanism

Alfred Hobson

Modern humanism

living without religion

by Alfred Hobson

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Published by North East Humanists in Newcastle upon Tyne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humanism -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Alfred Hobson and Neil Jenkins.
    ContributionsJenkins, Neil.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p. ;
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19078090M
    ISBN 100953812006
    OCLC/WorldCa44397725

    Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra. Modern humanism. [Madras, University of Madras, or 9].   “Modern Humanism, also called Naturalistic Humanism, Scientific Humanism, Ethical Humanism and Democratic Humanism, is defined by one of its leading proponents, Corliss Lamont, as ‘a naturalistic philosophy that rejects all supernaturalism and relies primarily upon reason and science, democracy and human compassion.’.

      Four Figures of Humanism’s Recent Past. Nineteenth Century: Precursors of Secular Humanism. Charles Darwin’s work (Origin of Species, Descent of Man) changes the playing field for non-theists and naturalistic perspective on biological is no longer a need to defer to those who pointed to design in nature as evidence that life could not have arisen and evolved naturally. This book employs perspectives from continental philosophy, intellectual history, and literary and cultural studies to breach the divide between early modernist and modernist thinkers. It turns to early modern humanism in order to challenge late 2.

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