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  2. Mind–body problem - Wikipedia

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    The mind–body problem is a debate concerning the relationship between thought and consciousness in the human mind, and the brain as part of the physical body. It is larger than, and goes beyond, just the question of how mind and body function chemically and physiologically (for example, the neural correlates of consciousness), as that question presupposes an interactionist account of mind ...

  3. Peter Kreeft - Wikipedia

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    Peter John Kreeft ( / kreɪft /; born March 16, 1937) is a professor of philosophy at Boston College and The King's College. A convert to Roman Catholicism, he is the author of over eighty books on Christian philosophy, theology and apologetics. He also formulated, together with Ronald K. Tacelli, Twenty Arguments for the Existence of God in ...

  4. Centrifugal force - Wikipedia

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    Introduction. Centrifugal force is an outward force apparent in a rotating reference frame. It does not exist when a system is described relative to an inertial frame of reference . All measurements of position and velocity must be made relative to some frame of reference. For example, an analysis of the motion of an object in an airliner in ...

  5. Mary Wollstonecraft - Wikipedia

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    Mary Wollstonecraft Mary Wollstonecraft by John Opie, c. 1797 Born (1759-04-27) 27 April 1759 Spitalfields, London, England Died 10 September 1797 (1797-09-10) (aged 38) Somers Town, London, England Notable work A Vindication of the Rights of Woman Spouse William Godwin (m. 1797) Partner Henry Fuseli Gilbert Imlay Children Frances "Fanny" Imlay Mary Shelley Mary Wollstonecraft was an English ...

  6. Vienna Circle - Wikipedia

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    The Vienna Circle (German: Wiener Kreis) of Logical Empiricism was a group of philosophers and scientists drawn from the natural and social sciences, logic and mathematics who met regularly from 1924 to 1936 at the University of Vienna, chaired by Moritz Schlick.

  7. Productivity-improving technologies - Wikipedia

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    The kraft (Swedish for strong) pulping process was commercialized in the 1930s. Pulping chemicals are recovered and internally recycled in the kraft process, also saving energy and reducing pollution. Kraft paperboard is the material that the outer layers of corrugated boxes are made of. Until Kraft corrugated boxes were available, packaging ...

  8. Paul Feyerabend - Wikipedia

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    Paul Karl Feyerabend (/ ˈ f aɪər. æ b ən d /; German: [ˈfaɪɐˌʔaːbn̩t]; January 13, 1924 – February 11, 1994) was an Austrian-born philosopher of science best known for his work as a professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley, where he worked for three decades (1958–1989).