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|Talent, Imagination, Creativity and Wisdom Dragan P. Bogunovic. Being an ... |
You are all alone with your concentration and imagination, and that is all you
have. Being a good ... Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the
|Ammunition for Nonbelievers, Political Junkies, Gadflies, and Those Generally |
Hell-Bound Jack Huberman. supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination.” “
Fantastic doctrines (like Christianity or Islam or Marxism) require unanimity of
|He is hostile to many forms of religious belief and practice, as typified in these |
aphorisms: Christian theology: nothing so ... Belief in the supernatural reflects a
failure of the imagination.2 No wonder his sometimes sophisticated and often ...
|Philosophers who hold such a view tend to be metaphysical dualists or pluralists |
— that is, they believe that reality ... to register supernatural phenomena may just
as much reflect a failure in the methodological imagination as the absence of ...
|... 1903) failed in large part because the imagining of a modern Jewish national |
consciousness necessitated conjuring ... countered that once Judaism ceased to
be a “supernatural religion” (as it must, he claimed, since supernatural belief was
no ... This slogan reflects Zionism's enmeshment within the colonial imagination.
|To argue in sucha way suggests, I believe, a failure of imagination. The answers |
to such questions lie in the supernatural and fairytale element of the story. ... for
them; the various myths, legends and fairytales embedded inThe Green Knight
are,as Clement reflects, 'somehow jumbledup and all the wrongway round' (GK,p.
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|Her solitary life reflects a personal choice. ... Nature, Dickinson also expresses a |
fondness for nature and the supernatural. ... As part of her belief in the
supernatural, however, she faces the reality of death and often wonders what
follows. ... through the years to explain the metaphysical and how he has failed,
so in this manner she affirms her belief in nature and the supernatural. Because
she maintained a solitary life, however, she used her imagination to explore the
|Samoa's “surgery,” after all, is a failure: his “equivocal and monstrous production” |
dies. And we as readers, despite the testimonies we are offered, are asked to
reflect upon our own process of crediting and judging ... complacency about
natural myths and supernatural events, but also to unexamined ideological
|Admittedly it is not clear that the targeted 'superstitious' behaviour here actually |
reflected superstitious belief rather than, ... a psychic's prediction of the cards'
identity rather than their own guesses) when the perceived likelihood of failure
was high. ... vague sense of optimism or hope that these events could be
controlled, if only by supernatural or magical means. ... this association does not
appear to reflect parental encouragement of imagination during childhood (
Makasovski and ...