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    The Golden Rule.Jeffrey Wattles - 1997 - Oup Usa.
    Wattles offers a comprehensive survey of the history of the golden rule, "Do unto others as you want others to do unto you". He traces the rule's history in contexts as diverse as the writings of Confucius and the Greek philosophers, the Bible, modern theology and philosophy, and the American "self-help" context. He concludes by offering his own synthesis of these varied understandings.
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    Teleology Past and Present.Jeffrey Wattles - 2006 - Zygon 41 (2):445-464.
    Current teleology in Western biology, philosophy, and theology draws on resources from four main Western philosophers. (1) Plato’s ’Timaeus’, (2) Aristotle’s ’Physics’, (3) Kant’s ’Critique of Judgment’, (4) Hegel’s ’Philosophy of Nature’. Teleological themes persist, in different ways, in contemporary discussions; I consider two lines of criticism of traditional teleology -- by Richard Dawkins and Stephen Jay Gould -- and one line that continues traditional teleology in an updated way -- by Holmes Rolston, III. (edited).
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    The Golden Rule.Peimin Ni & Jeffrey Wattles - 1999 - Philosophy East and West 49 (2):214.
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    Levels of Meaning in the Golden Rule.Jeffrey Wattles - 1987 - Journal of Religious Ethics 15 (1):106 - 129.
    The golden rule is most adequately conceived as a series of ascending principles about pleasure, sympathy, reason, brotherly or sisterly love, moral insight, and God-consciousness. The account draws primarily on Christian and Confucian traditions and on studies by contemporary philosophers. Questions are then discussed about the use of substantive moral assumptions and intuition in the rule, its supererogatory character, and the role of its spiritual level. The golden rule is proposed as a principle bearing valuable meanings from its diverse cultural (...)
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  5. Husserl and the Phenomenology of Religious Experience: A Sketch and an Invitation.Jeffrey Wattles - 2006 - In Eric Chelstrom (ed.), Being Amongst Others: Phenomenological Reflections on the Life-World. Cambridge Scholars Press. pp. 244--61.
     
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  6. 1. Front Matter Front Matter (Pp. I-Iii).Ishtiyaque Haji, Stefaan E. Cuypers, Yannick Joye, S. K. Wertz, Estelle R. Jorgensen, Iris M. Yob, Jeffrey Wattles, Sabrina D. Misirhiralall, Eric C. Mullis & Seth Lerer - 2013 - Journal of Aesthetic Education 47 (3).
     
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    Plato's Brush with the Golden Rule.Jeffrey Wattles - 1993 - Journal of Religious Ethics 21 (1):69 - 85.
    The drama of Plato's brush with the kind of thinking formulated in the golden rule--"Do to others as you want others to do to you"--discloses (1) ambiguity in the rule, due to its association with the popular Greek practice of helping friends and harming enemies, and (2) an unnoticed philosophic and/or religious solution to a problem raised by this ambiguity. Revising Albrecht Dihle's influential analysis in "Die Goldene Regel" (1962), this article explores the philosophic implications of golden-rule thinking in three (...)
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    On the Meaning of Life.Jeffrey Wattles - 2007 - Teaching Philosophy 30 (1):134-135.