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While the aforementioned concerns warrant further discussion, Perplexities of Consciousness provides an important challenge to a traditional, and intuitive, view of the epistemic efficacy of introspection, and to the prospects for a successful science of consciousness and mind; it merits the attention of anyone interested in these issues.
Therefore, rather than simply fashioning "answers" to the perplexities encountered by students who have already stumbled through the work, I would like, instead, to explore what might be accomplished with students, before they begin reading, to guide them to their own dramatic discoveries.
Kovacs (archaeology, Pazmany Peter Catholic University) thoroughly examines the perplexities surrounding the "rain miracle" that occurred during the Marcomannic Wars under the emperor Marcus Aurelius.
The link between Joseph and the shepherds resolves his myriad "perplexities" on discovering Mary's pregnancy since he was blessedly enraptured, according to Isidoro, by the angelic Gloria.
To watch an artist one values insinuate himself into the cultural landscape as effectively as Wall has is to glimpse the perplexities of artistic priority up close, and, as such, it is one of the fascinations of the job I have had the privilege to hold for the past eleven years; to in some small way enable that progress is one of its rewards.
They provoke determinate thinking, but they issue in perplexities that do not yield a univocal answer, resisting being conclusively formulated as univocal problems.
There may be perplexities about life, about death, that are forever beyond complete determination.
Puzzles & perplexities; collected essays, 2d ed.
It is one of the enduring perplexities of the European witch hunts that some of the most learned and innovative thinkers of the era were also the most vehement and apparently credulous witchmongers.
Since that split does not much interest me, as a disciple of Scholem, who essentially dismissed his friend's Marxism as a mask, I will concentrate here upon what I think matters most about Benjamin: his mastery of conceptual images that illuminate the perplexities of the esthetic.
Deck's genetic description of Plotinus's thought tries to solve its perplexities as it goes.