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spinoza benedict de internet encyclopedia of philosophy - benedict de spinoza 1632 1677 benedict de spinoza was among the most important of the post cartesian philosophers who flourished in the second half of the 17th century he made significant contributions in virtually every area of philosophy and his writings reveal the influence of such divergent sources as stoicism jewish rationalism machiavelli hobbes descartes and a variety of, baruch spinoza stanford encyclopedia of philosophy - 1 biography bento in hebrew baruch in latin benedictus all three names mean blessed spinoza was born in 1632 in amsterdam he was the middle son in a prominent family of moderate means in amsterdam s portuguese jewish community, baruch spinoza rationalist philosopher - a biography of baruch spinoza ethics of spinoza interpretations of spinoza leibniz judged spinoza to be an outstanding microscopist however the german philosopher awarded the major honours to three other men namely jan swammerdam marcello malpighi and antony van leeuwenhoek 1632 1723, the business of war ahealedplanet net - the business of war by wade frazier revised july 2014 introduction the business of war the good war brown shirts in america a brief history of western anti semitism and the holy war mentality, the role of the churches bad news about christianity - in 1697 the same year as aikenhead was hanged the government passed an act against atheism and blasphemy for the massachusetts bay colony under king william iii punishments included sitting in the pillory whipping and having the tongue bored through with a red hot iron and sitting on the gallows with a rope around the neck as well as up to six months in gaol, the origins of the inquisition in 15th century spain review - however other jewish historians including henry kamen 18 ellis rivkin 19 and now most notably benzion netanyahu have been troubled by the fact that the generally accepted view of this chapter of history implies that the new christians were in fact cunning deceivers and hypocrites and that their behavior thus provides a certain moral justification for the inquisition, catholic encyclopedia metaphysics new advent - that portion of philosophy which treats of the most general and fundamental principles underlying all reality and all knowledge, jewish history jewish religion the weight of three - israel shahak was a resident of the warsaw ghetto and a survivor of bergen belsen he arrived in palestine in 1945 and lived there until his death in 2001 he was an outspoken critic of the state of israel and a human rights activist