These are questions to which answers must be provided in determining the suitability or otherwise of Teleology
as the preferred bidder for 9mobile.
3 I will, in what follows, lay out a case for a positive view of the role of teleology
in the progress of life based on our scientific knowledge of the origins of evolution.
Its first chapter documents Nietzsche's concern about teleology
and its accommodation in biology without recourse to metaphysically loaded notions, and is followed by a brief chapter on the appropriation of evolution by social theorists.
According to Aristotle, chance, spontaneity and teleology
are proper facts of the sublunar world.
Why matter matters to neo-Aristotelian teleology
Having fully established that Obama's discourse was rooted in teleology
prior to becoming president, the book's Chapter 3 explores his effective use of such discourse while governing in his first three years in office.
In the first essay of Teleology
, "Aristotle's Conception of Final Causality," Gotthelf works through the interpretation of Aristotelian teleology
with which he is most commonly associated: Aristotle's view is that in order to explain a feature of a natural substance, one must appeal to an "irreducible potency for form.
Scientific Darwinism exhibits internal teleology
, but not necessarily external teleology
(although it is compatible with it), whereas Darwinism presents a clear answer to the question whether external teleology
exists: it doesn't.
Mechanism banished teleology
from biological explanations as "unscientific," or "theology.
Hidden in this view is the quite implausible idea of a teleology
- a purpose - leading to humanity.
The questionnaire included four main theories of ethics: deontology, utilitarianism, justice and teleology
There's a hubris in the idea that the world without us will somehow be worse off because we humans aren't here or that it will be gone altogether, as Judeo-Christian teleology