How are the relation between monads formed?

Where do monads come from? The idea of monads was popularized by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz in Monadologia (1714). In Leibniz’s system of metaphysics, monads are basic substances that make up […]

Politics as a branch of philosophy

political philosophy, branch of philosophy that is concerned, at the most abstract level, with the concepts and arguments involved in political opinion. The meaning of the term political is itself […]

Pleasure-maximizing hedonistic pacing

What is pleasure according to hedonism? Hedonism is the belief that pleasure, or the absence of pain, is the most important principle in determining the morality of a potential course […]

What does ‘they’ refer to?

1. pronoun. You use they to refer to a group of people, animals, or things. The two men were far more alike than they would ever admit. People matter because […]