David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
American Journal of Theology and Philosophy 32 (3):221 - 241 (2011)
Each and every one of us has our personal secrets, secrets which we do not disclose to outsiders. If we do decide to let an outsider into those secrets, we want to be certain that they will be properly understood and respected. Revealing our secrets to someone else is also normally preceded by a long acquaintanceship, which serves to create an atmosphere of trust. If we accept that nature, understood as the entire physical reality of the universe, contains within itself secrets regarding its origins, functioning, and ulterior development, then the study of these secrets is only possible for beings such as ourselves, possessed of consciousness, sensory tools, and intellect. In this context, the history of ..
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Sara Miner More & Pavel Naumov (2010). An Independence Relation for Sets of Secrets. Studia Logica 94 (1):73 - 85.
Nancy Tuana (1994). Secrets of Life, Secrets of Death. The Personalist Forum 10 (1):47-49.
Catherine Hundleby (2005). The Epistemological Evaluation of Oppositional Secrets. Hypatia 20 (4):44-58.
Mark N. Wexler (1987). Conjectures on the Dynamics of Secrecy and the Secrets Business. Journal of Business Ethics 6 (6):469 - 480.
Jean Bodin (1975). Colloquium of the Seven About Secrets of the Sublime =. Princeton University Press.
Carolyn Merchant (2007). Secrets of Nature: The Bacon Debates Revisited. Journal of the History of Ideas 69 (1):147-162.
Stephan[from old catalog] Thyssen-Bornemisza (1954). Ultimate Secrets of Nature. New York, Vantage Press.
Kim Lane Scheppele (1988). Legal Secrets: Equality and Efficiency in the Common Law. University of Chicago Press.
Evelyn Fox Keller (1992). Secrets of Life, Secrets of Death: Essays on Language, Gender, and Science. Routledge.
Dean Cocking & Jeanette Kennett (1998). Friendship and the Self. Ethics 108 (3):502-527.
Nicholas Royle (1997). This is Not a Book Review: Esther Rashkin: Family Secrets and the Psychoanalysis of Narrative. Angelaki 2 (1):31 – 35.
Wouter Teepe (2006). Proving Possession of Arbitrary Secrets While Not Giving Them Away: New Protocols and a Proof in GNY Logic. Synthese 149 (2):409 - 443.
Mark S. Frankel (1985). Secrets. Teaching Philosophy 8 (2):174-176.
Melissa Lane (1999). Plato, Popper, Strauss, and Utopianism: Open Secrets? History of Philosophy Quarterly 16 (2):119 - 142.
Edward Peters (2001). The Desire to Know the Secrets of the World. Journal of the History of Ideas 62 (4):593-610.
Added to index2011-10-26
Total downloads6 ( #160,010 of 1,004,641 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?