The English Utilitarians: (V.2 ) (1900)

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We believe that the universe can be explained by natural laws, many of which we have already discovered and the rest of which are discoverable by us at least in principle. Philosophical Humanism is any outlook or way of life centered on human need and interest. Humanists are very open-minded and believe that science and reasoning are tools that should be used to evaluate the human lifestyle. As time went on men such as Lorenzo Valla (1407-1457) were working to specify Humanism and make pick out times during which ancient Greco-Roman societies existed.

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Publisher: Cornell University Library (July 8, 2009)


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