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The day I began my studies in philosophy and other stories

by Margareta Ekström

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Published by White Pine Press in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden
    • Subjects:
    • Ekström, Margareta, 1930- -- Translations into English.,
    • Sweden -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMargareta Ekström ; translated by Eva Claeson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT9876.15.K77 D39 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination98 p. ;
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1907609M
      ISBN 10093483489X
      LC Control Number90112000

      After defeating the forces of dictator General Fulgencio Batista, Fidel Castro became premier of Cuba this day in and transformed the island country into the Western Hemisphere's first communist state. Featured Biography. North Korean political leader. Febru Siberia, Russia. (Birthday in 2 days) Decem (aged 70). I fondly refer to this piece as my “lay thesis.” Not only is it book-length in its own right, but by being submitted on the eve of my enrollment into Wheaton College’s graduate program, I like to think it represents my “graduation” from a layman who studies these things as a hobby to a proper academic who pursues them vocationally.

      Historical Events. BC Solar eclipse, as predicted by Greek philosopher Thales, while Lydians at war with the Medes leads to a truce. One of the cardinal dates from which other dates calculated. BC Philosopher Socrates is sentenced to death by the city of Athens for corrupting the minds of the youth of the city and for impiety. Jewish philosophy (Hebrew: פילוסופיה יהודית ‎) includes all philosophy carried out by Jews, or in relation to the religion of modern Haskalah (Jewish Enlightenment) and Jewish emancipation, Jewish philosophy was preoccupied with attempts to reconcile coherent new ideas into the tradition of Rabbinic Judaism, thus organizing emergent ideas that are not necessarily.

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