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    Models for Normal Intuitionistic Modal Logics.Milan Božić & Kosta Došen - 1984 - Studia Logica 43 (3):217 - 245.
    Kripke-style models with two accessibility relations, one intuitionistic and the other modal, are given for analogues of the modal systemK based on Heyting's prepositional logic. It is shown that these two relations can combine with each other in various ways. Soundness and completeness are proved for systems with only the necessity operator, or only the possibility operator, or both. Embeddings in modal systems with several modal operators, based on classical propositional logic, are also considered. This paper lays the ground for (...)
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    Axiomatizations of Intuitionistic Double Negation.Milan Bozic & Kosta Došen - 1983 - Bulletin of the Section of Logic 12 (2):99-102.
    We investigate intuitionistic propositional modal logics in which a modal operator is equivalent to intuitionistic double negation. Whereas ¬¬ is divisible into two negations, is a single indivisible operator. We shall first consider an axiomatization of the Heyting propositional calculus H, with the connectives →,∧,∨ and ¬, extended with . This system will be called Hdn . Next, we shall consider an axiomatization of the fragment of H without ¬ extended with . This system will be called Hdn + . (...)
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  3. Mistr Dialogu Milan Machovec: Sborník K Nedožitým Osmdesátinám Českého Filosofa.Milan Machovec, Kamila Jindrová, Pavel Tachecí & Pavel Žďárský (eds.) - 2006 - Akropolis.
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    Milan Papyri. Papiri Milanesi I. Nn. 1–12. 2nd Ed. By S. Daris. Milan: Vita E Pensiero. 1967. Pp. 43. 14 Plates. Lire 1,900. [REVIEW]E. G. Turner, Milan Papyri & S. Daris - 1968 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 88:189-189.
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    De Broglian Probabilities in the Double-Slit Experiment.M. Božić, Z. Marić & J. P. Vigier - 1992 - Foundations of Physics 22 (11):1325-1344.
    A new probability interpretation of interference phenomena in the double-slit experiment is proposed. It differs from the standard interpretation (based on elementary events happening in complementary, mutually exclusive setups—arrivals of waves to the screen when one of the slits is closed) which encounters the “paradox” that the law of total probability is violated. This new interpretation is free of such difficulties and paradoxes since it is based on compatible elementary events (events happening in the same setup in which happenall events (...)
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    The Kiki-Bouba Effect A Case of Personification and Ideaesthesia.E. Milan, O. Iborra, M. J. de Cordoba, V. Juarez-Ramos, Ma Rodríguez Artacho & J. L. Rubio - 2013 - Journal of Consciousness Studies 20 (1-2):1-2.
    The Kiki-Bouba effect comprises a relation between two abstract figures and two non-words: the star-shaped figure is called 'Kiki' and the rounded figure 'Bouba'. The effect is explained by a sound-vision synaesthesia: certain sounds are associated with certain shapes in a non-arbitrary manner.When we asked the participants to decide which of the two figures, the star-shaped or the rounded one, to call yin and which yang, some 85% choose the star-shaped figure as yin. There are previous cases of synaesthesia where (...)
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  7. Joint Probabilities of Noncommuting Operators and Incompleteness of Quantum Mechanics.A. O. Barut, M. Božić & Z. Marić - 1988 - Foundations of Physics 18 (10):999-1012.
    We use joint probabilities to analyze the EPR argument in the Bohm's example of spins.(1) The properties of distribution functions for two, three, or more noncommuting spin components are explicitly studied and their limitations are pointed out. Within the statistical ensemble interpretation of quantum theory (where only statements about repeated events can be made), the incompleteness of quantum theory does not follow, as the consistent use of joint probabilities shows. This does not exclude a completion of quantum mechanics, going beyond (...)
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    A Search for the Classical Model of Spin.M. Božić & Z. Marić - 1993 - Foundations of Physics 23 (5):819-835.
    The study of the motion of the magnetic top—a classical spherical top which carries magnetic moment proportional to its angular momentum, is motivated and inspired by the quantum mechanical relation between spin angular momentum and spin magnetic moment. Inversely, the magnetic top, taken to be the classical model of quantum spin, implies the description of spin states by probability amplitudes of the top orientation angles, instead of by Pauli spinors. This opens new possibilities for the interpretation of many interesting spin (...)
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    Compatible Statistical Interpretation of a Wave Packet.Mirjana Božić & Zvonko Marić - 1995 - Foundations of Physics 25 (1):159-173.
    A compatible statistical interpretation of a wave packet is proposed. De Broglian probabilities which unite wave and particle features of quantons are evaluated for free wave packets and Jor a superposition of wave packets. The obtained expressions provide a very plausible and physically appealing explanation of coherence in apparently incoherent beams and of the characteristic modulation of the momentum distribution, found recently in neutron interferometry combined with spectral filtering. Certain conclusions about dualism and objectivity in quantum domain are also derived.
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    ‘I Am Tired From All of These Feelings’: Narrating Suffering in the Film Sick.Senka Božić-Vrbančić, Renata Kokanović & Jelena Kupsjak - 2018 - Arts and Humanities in Higher Education 17 (1):69-83.
    This article explores ‘the politics of sentimentality’ with specific reference to the documentary film Sick, which represents the narrative of a young lesbian woman, Ana, who was confined in a psychiatric hospital in Croatia and ‘treated’ for her homosexuality. We consider the ways our most intimate emotional relationships and states, such as pain and suffering, articulate with a wider context of familial citizenship and critically examine the political limits of compassion within the sentimentalised public sphere. In this analysis, we problematise (...)
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    Intellectual History as a Dialogue: La Capra and Psychoanalysis.Zrinka Božić-Blanuša - 2011 - Filozofska Istrazivanja 31 (2):393-405.
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    Intelektualna povijest kao dijalog: LaCapra i psihoanaliza.Zrinka Božić-Blanuša - 2011 - Filozofska Istrazivanja 31 (2):393-405.
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    Nacija Bez Subjek(a)Ta. Kakva Je Poststrukturalistička Koncepcija Nacije?Zrinka Božić Blanuša - 2010 - Filozofska Istrazivanja 30 (1-2):311-321.
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    Nation Without Subject(S). What is the Poststructuralist Concept of Nation?Zrinka Božić Blanuša - 2010 - Filozofska Istrazivanja 30 (1-2):311-321.
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    Quantum Interference, Quantum Theory of Measurement, and (In)Completeness of Quantum Mechanics.Mirjana Božić & Zvonko Marić - 1998 - Foundations of Physics 28 (3):415-427.
    The new techniques and ideas in quantum interferometry with neutrons, photons, atoms, electrons, and Bose condensates that fluorished in the last two decades have influenced in a decisive way the thinking and the research in the foundations and interpretation of quantum mechanics. The controversies existing among different schools on the reality of matter waves of quantum theory, the postulates of quantum measurement theory, and the (in)completeness of quantum mechanics have to be approached now in a new way. Our argumentation follows (...)
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    Hearing Voices: Paul Celan with Bernhard Waldenfels.Andrej Bozic - 2018 - Filozofija I Društvo 29 (3):387-398.
    The paper discusses voice as a medium of human communication through the indirect approach of listening. After designating the multifaceted nature of the voice, the author dedicates attention to Bernhard Waldenfels? theory of the voice as developed on the basis of the phenomenology of the alien. According to Waldenfels, the polyphony of the vocal, in which the own and the alien re-sound in mutual permeation, calls for the possibility of responsive listening. In the concluding portion of the article, the author (...)
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    From Data Politics to the Contentious Politics of Data.Stefania Milan & Davide Beraldo - 2019 - Big Data and Society 6 (2).
    This article approaches the paradigm shift of datafication from the perspective of civil society. Looking at how individuals and groups engage with datafication, it complements the notion of “data politics” by exploring what we call the “contentious politics of data”. By contentious politics of data we indicate the bottom-up, transformative initiatives interfering with and/or hijacking dominant processes of datafication, contesting existing power relations or re-appropriating data practices and infrastructure for purposes distinct from the intended. Said contentious politics of data is (...)
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    Enhancing a Person, Enhancing a Civilization: A Research Program at the Intersection of Bioethics, Future Studies, and Astrobiology.Milan M. Ćirković - 2017 - Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 26 (3):459-468.
    :There are manifold intriguing issues located within largely unexplored borderlands of bioethics, future studies, and astrobiology. Human enhancement has for quite some time been among the foci of bioethical debates, but the same cannot be said about its global, transgenerational, and even cosmological consequences. In recent years, discussions of posthuman and, in general terms, postbiological civilization have slowly gained a measure of academic respect, in parallel with the renewed interest in the entire field of future studies and the great strides (...)
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    Space Colonization Remains the Only Long-Term Option for Humanity: A Reply to Torres.Milan M. Cirkovic - 2019 - Futures 105:166-173.
    Recent discussion of the alleged adverse consequences of space colonization by Phil Torres in this journal is critically assessed. While the concern for suffering risks should be part of any strategic discussion of the cosmic future of humanity, the Hobbesian picture painted by Torres is largely flawed and unpersuasive. Instead, there is a very real risk that the skeptical arguments will be taken too seriously and future human flourishing in space delayed or prevented.
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    Editorial: Morphologically Complex Words in the Mind/Brain.Alina Leminen, Minna Lehtonen, Mirjana Bozic & Harald Clahsen - 2016 - Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 10.
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    Implications of the Sociology of Emotions for the Restoration of Social Order.Armano Srbljinović & Jasmina Božić - 2014 - Emotion Review 6 (2):152-159.
    This article offers a conceptual analysis of the implications of the sociology of emotions for the restoration of social order in failing states. The authors mainly draw on ritual theories of emotions, but also use insights from dramaturgical, power and status, and exchange theories. It is argued that social order emerges from interactions among human individuals developing and internalizing emotional beliefs about their place within a wider social environment in the form of a social contract. Examples from states such as (...)
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    Non-Classical Behavior of Atoms in an Interferometer.Lepša Vušković, Dušan Arsenović & Mirjana Božić - 2002 - Foundations of Physics 32 (9):1329-1346.
    Using the time-dependent wave function we have studied the properties of the atomic transverse motion in an interferometer, and the cause of the non-classical behavior of atoms reported by Kurtsiefer, Pfau, and Mlynek [Nature 386, 150 (1997)]. The transverse wave function is derived from the solution of the two-dimensional Schrödinger's equation, written in the form of the Fresnel–Kirchhoff diffraction integral. It is assumed that the longitudinal motion is classical. Comparing data of the space distribution and of the transverse momentum distribution (...)
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    A Usability Study of a Serious Game in Cognitive Rehabilitation: A Compensatory Navigation Training in Acquired Brain Injury Patients.Milan N. A. Van der Kuil, Johanna M. A. Visser-Meily, Andrea W. M. Evers & Ineke J. M. Van der Ham - 2018 - Frontiers in Psychology 9.
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    Rational Choice Theory at the Origin? Forms and Social Factors of “Irrational Choice”.Milan Zafirovski - 2016 - Social Epistemology 30 (5-6):728-763.
    The paper addresses the ‘rational choice only’ reconstruction, characterization, and interpretation of classical and neoclassical economics. It argues that such a reconstruction is inaccurate failing to do justice to the dual theoretical character of classical/neoclassical economics. The paper instead proposes and shows that the latter involves not only elements of ‘rational choice theory’ but also those of an alternative conception. It identifies various and important ideas, observations, and implications of irrational choice and action within classical/neoclassical economics. One class of such (...)
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    Art and Phenomenology in Edmund Husserl.Milan Uzelac - 1998 - Axiomathes 9 (1-2):7-26.
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    Anthropic Shadow: Observation Selection Effects and Human Extinction Risks.Milan M. Ćirković, Anders Sandberg & Nick Bostrom - unknown
    We describe a significant practical consequence of taking anthropic biases into account in deriving predictions for rare stochastic catastrophic events. The risks associated with catastrophes such as asteroidal/cometary impacts, supervolcanic episodes, and explosions of supernovae/gamma-ray bursts are based on their observed frequencies. As a result, the frequencies of catastrophes that destroy or are otherwise incompatible with the existence of observers are systematically underestimated. We describe the consequences of the anthropic bias for estimation of catastrophic risks, and suggest some directions for (...)
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    Alternative Explanations of the Cosmic Microwave Background: A Historical and an Epistemological Perspective.Milan M. Ćirković & Slobodan Perović - 2018 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 62:1-18.
    We historically trace various non-conventional explanations for the origin of the cosmic microwave background and discuss their merit, while analyzing the dynamics of their rejection, as well as the relevant physical and methodological reasons for it. It turns out that there have been many such unorthodox interpretations; not only those developed in the context of theories rejecting the relativistic paradigm entirely but also those coming from the camp of original thinkers firmly entrenched in the relativistic milieu. In fact, the orthodox (...)
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  28. Forecast for the Next Eon: Applied Cosmology and the Long-Term Fate of Intelligent Beings. [REVIEW]Milan M. Ćirković - 2004 - Foundations of Physics 34 (2):239-261.
    Cosmology seems extremely remote from everyday human practice and experience. It is usually taken for granted that cosmological data cannot rationally influence our beliefs about the fate of humanity—and possible other intelligent species—except perhaps in the extremely distant future, when the issue of “heat death” (in an ever-expanding universe) becomes actual. Here, an attempt is made to show that it may become a practical question much sooner, if an intelligent community wishes to maximize its creative potential. We estimate, on the (...)
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  29. The Rational Choice Generalization of Neoclassical Economics Reconsidered: Any Theoretical Legitimation for Economic Imperialism?Milan Zafirovski - 2000 - Sociological Theory 18 (3):448-471.
    The article reconsiders the generalization of neoclassical economics by modern rational choice theory. Hence, it reexamines the possible theoretical grounds or lack thereof within neoclassical economics for economic imperialism implied in much of rational choice theory. Some indicative instances of rational choice theory's generalization of neoclassical economics are reviewed. The main portion of the article addresses the question as to whether neoclassical economics allows its generalization in rational choice theory and thus legitimizes economic imperialism. Presented are a number of pertinent (...)
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    Axonal Wiring in Neural Development: Target-Independent Mechanisms Help to Establish Precision and Complexity.Milan Petrovic & Dietmar Schmucker - 2015 - Bioessays 37 (9):996-1004.
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    The Birth of Russian Intelligentsia From the Spirit of Enlightenment: Alexander Radishchev.Milan Subotic - 2008 - Filozofija I Društvo 19 (3):293-311.
    This text is the first part of a larger study about Alexander Radishchev, one of the leading representatives of Enlightenment in Russia's XVIII Century. Analyzing Voltaire's and Diderot's relationship with Catherine II, the Empress of Russia, in the Introduction of this article, the author formulates the reasons for thematization of Russian reception of Enlightenment. Since Radishchev is considered as 'the father of Russian intelligentsia', different approaches to the meaning of the concept of 'Russian intelligentsia' are considered in the first chapter. (...)
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    Do Nations Have Navels'?: Gellner and Smith on the Emergence of Nations.Milan Subotic - 2004 - Filozofija I Društvo 2004 (25):177-210.
    This paper interprets and analyzes the debate having taken place in 1995 between E. Gellner and A. Smith concerning the problem of the emergence of nations. This discussion is used as an example to show the basic general features of two approaches in theories of nationalism - the modernist and the ethno symbolic ones. Pointing to the common assumptions shared by Gellner's and Smith's theories of nations, the author interprets ethno-symbolism as a sort of internal self-criticism of the modernist standpoint. (...)
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  33. The Thermodynamical Arrow of Time: Reinterpreting the Boltzmann–Schuetz Argument. [REVIEW]Milan M. Ćirković - 2002 - Foundations of Physics 33 (3):467-490.
    The recent surge of interest in the origin of the temporal asymmetry of thermodynamical systems (including the accessible part of the universe itself) has put forward two possible explanatory approaches to this age-old problem. Hereby we show that there is a third possible alternative, based on the generalization of the classical (“Boltzmann–Schuetz”) anthropic fluctuation picture of the origin of the perceived entropy gradient. This alternative (which we dub the Acausal-Anthropic approach) is based on accepting Boltzmann's statistical measure at its face (...)
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    Job Satisfaction, Organizational Commitment and Job Involvement: The Mediating Role of Job Involvement.Jelena Ćulibrk, Milan Delić, Slavica Mitrović & Dubravko Ćulibrk - 2018 - Frontiers in Psychology 9.
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    On the Inadequacy of the Regression Paradigm Used in the Study of Human Judgment.Milan Zeleny - 1976 - Theory and Decision 7 (1-2):57-65.
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    Contemporary Conservatism and Medievalism.Milan Zafirovski - 2011 - Social Science Information 50 (2):223-250.
    This article explores the historical and sociological relations between contemporary conservatism and medievalism. It first registers the reemergence and increasing prominence of conservatism in contemporary society, most notably in America during the late 20th and the early 21st centuries. It then places conservatism and medievalism and their relationship within a historical-comparative framework. The article concludes that modern conservatism originates in and continues, with some adaptations or innovations, medievalism seen as the ‘golden past’, becoming the original and persisting conservative ideal and (...)
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  37. Anthropic Fluctuations Vs. Weak Anthropic Principle.Milan M. Ćirković - 2002 - Foundations of Science 7 (4):453-463.
    A modern assessment of the classical Boltzmann-Schuetz argument for large-scale entropy fluctuations as the origin of our observable cosmological domain is given.The emphasis is put on the central implication of this picture which flatly contradicts the weak anthropic principle as an epistemological statement about the universe. Therefore, to associate this picture with the anthropic principle as it is usually done is unwarranted. In particular, Feynman's criticism of theanthropic principle based on the entropy-fluctuation picture is a product of this semantic confusion.
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    Schopenhauer and Wittgenstein: Assessing the Buddhist Influences on Their Conceptions of Ethics.Milan Vukomanovic - 2004 - Filozofija I Društvo 2004 (24):163-187.
    In the first part of this essay, the author discusses certain aspects of the Hindu and Buddhist philosophical and religious conceptions that could have made some impact on the European ethics before Schopenhauer. In the second part, he deals with various channels of possible Buddhist influence on Schopenhauer's ethical thought. Finally, in discussing Buddhist-Wittgenstein relationship, one is confronted with convergent, yet independent, responses to similar sets of problems. Independently, and less systematically than Buddhist philosophical schools, Wittgenstein indicates the way of (...)
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    11 Market Values and Libertarian Socialist Values.Milan Rai - 2005 - In James A. McGilvray (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Chomsky. Cambridge University Press. pp. 225.
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    Edícia Filozofické Odkazy (1973-1990): Jej Charakter, Realizácia a Význam.Milan Zigo - 2009 - Filozofia 64 (10).
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    Croatian Medical Students See Academic Dishonesty as an Acceptable Behaviour: A Cross-Sectional Multicampus Study.Sunčana Kukolja Taradi, Milan Taradi & Zoran Đogaš - 2012 - Journal of Medical Ethics 38 (6):376-379.
    Aim To provide insights into the students' attitude towards academic integrity and their perspective of academic honesty at Croatian medical schools.Methods A cross-sectional study using an anonymous questionnaire containing 29 questions on frequency of cheating, perceived seriousness of cheating, perceptions on integrity atmosphere, cheating behaviour of peers and on willingness to report misconduct. Participants were third-year and fifth-year students from all four Croatian Schools of Medicine. Outcome measures were descriptive statistical correlates and differences in students' self-reported educational dishonesty, perceptions of (...)
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  42. Cosmological Forecast and Its Practical Significance.Milan M. Ćirković - 2002 - Journal of Evolution and Technology 12 (1).
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    Croatian Medical Students See Academic Dishonesty as an Acceptable Behaviour: A Cross-Sectional Multicampus Study.Sunčana Kukolja Taradi, Milan Taradi & Zoran Đogaš - 2012 - Journal of Medical Ethics 38 (6):376-379.
    Aim To provide insights into the students' attitude towards academic integrity and their perspective of academic honesty at Croatian medical schools. Methods A cross-sectional study using an anonymous questionnaire containing 29 questions on frequency of cheating, perceived seriousness of cheating, perceptions on integrity atmosphere, cheating behaviour of peers and on willingness to report misconduct. Participants were third-year (preclinical) and fifth-year (clinical) students from all four Croatian Schools of Medicine. Outcome measures were descriptive statistical correlates and differences in students' self-reported educational (...)
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    Charakterisierung der Verbände durch die Relation „Zwischen”.Milan Kolibiar - 1958 - Mathematical Logic Quarterly 4 (7-11):89-100.
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    The Rational Choice Approach to Human Studies: A Reexamination. [REVIEW]Milan Zafirovski - 2003 - Human Studies 26 (1):41-66.
    This article reexamines the rational choice or economic approach to human studies. Its adherents claim that its extension beyond its original domain to all human behavior can finally lead to integration of the human studies, especially social theory, and thus their elevation from what they see as a chaotic state. Specifically, they propose grounding human studies on the premise that humans are rational egoists or self-interested utility maximizers. Although this premise has been the conceptual foundation of orthodox economic theory, it (...)
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    Nazism as a Secular Religion.Milan Babík - 2006 - History and Theory 45 (3):375–396.
    This article examines the implications of Richard Steigmann-Gall's recent revisionist representation of Nazism as a Christian movement for the increasingly fashionable accounts of Nazism as a secular or political religion. Contrary to Steigmann-Gall's contention that Protestant Nazism undermines these accounts, I suggest that his portrayal of Nazism as a variant of Protestant millennialism is not necessarily inconsistent with the secular religion approach. A closer look at the so-called Löwith-Blumenberg debate on secularization indeed reveals that modern utopianisms containing elements of Protestant (...)
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    Is the Universe Really That Simple?Milan M. Ćirković - 2002 - Foundations of Physics 32 (7):1141-1157.
    The intriguing recent suggestion of Tegmark that the universe—contrary to all our experiences and expectations—contains only a small amount of information due to an extremely high degree of internal symmetry is critically examined. It is shown that there are several physical processes, notably Hawking evaporation of black holes and non-zero decoherence time effects described by Plaga, as well as thought experiments of Deutsch and Tegmark himself, which can be construed as arguments against the low-information universe hypothesis. Some ramifications for both (...)
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    . Milan: Mondadori, 1986.R. Janko - 1988 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 108:218.
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    Dos Between Revolution and Reform.Milan Brdar - 2002 - International Journal for the Semiotics of Law - Revue Internationale de Sémiotique Juridique 15 (2):185-201.
    The aim of the paper is to explore some of themain reasons for the slow pace of legal andpolitical institutional reform in Serbia andYugoslavia following the change of politicalregime on October 5, 2000. The analysis iscarried out in two ways. First, aninvestigation of the semiotic/narrative ordiscursive constructions offered formally orinformally by the new government is conducted.Second, an analysis of the institutionalstructure of the new political system isundertaken. One result of the analysis is ademonstration that the new system is profoundlystructurally analogous (...)
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    The Doomsday Argument and the Self–Indication Assumption: Reply to Olum.Nick Bostrom & Milan M. Ćirković - unknown
    In a recent paper in this journal, Ken Olum attempts to refute the Doomsday argument by appealing to the self-indication assumption, the idea that your very existence gives you reason to think that there are many observers. In contrast to earlier refutation attempts that use this strategy, Olum confronts and try to counter some of the objections that have been made against SIA. We argue that his defense of SIA is unsuccessful. This does not, however, mean that one has to (...)
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