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  • Who cares? : moral reflections on business in healthcare 

    Esser, Jan Hendrik (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This evaluation serves the purpose of illuminating concepts and ideas behind the moral impact of business values in healthcare and to establish a framework for the analysis of moral dilemmas found in ...

  • Why Peirce matters : the symbol in Deacon’s symbolic species 

    De Villiers, Tanya (Elsevier Ltd, 2007)
    In ‘‘Why brains matter: an integrational perspective on The Symbolic Species’’ Cowley (2002) [Language Sciences 24, 73–95] suggests that Deacon pictures brains as being able to process words qua tokens, which he identifies ...

  • The world as the "Beyond" in politics 

    Roodt, Vasti; Stoker, Wessel (Ed.); Van Der Merwe, W. L. (Ed) (Rodopi Pubblishers, 2012-06)
    In this essay, I consider transcendence in relation to politics. Following Hannah Arendt, I argue that a necessary condition for politics is a concern with a common world. The world in this sense is the common interest ...