others, understand axiology
to refer to the nature of values.
In the final chapter Bunge summarizes in outline the commitments of scientific hylorealism in the various branches of metaphysics, epistemology, and axiology
The mission of this collection is to provide discourse for a progressive Kemetic axiology
that can inform our reality as we place good values, respect, and key principles of human culture at the head of our consciousness.
Such an axiology
represents a doctrine of final causes in Aristotle's sense, but it is emphatically not a causal theory in the current standard sense of efficient causation.
This paper contends that, taken in the context of the "classical interpretation" of his metaphysics, Whitehead's bold affirmation that actuality and value are coextensive introduces a potentially serious problem for the adequacy and applicability of his axiology
It suggests that Scheler's turn from a phenomenological anthropology to metaphysics has its roots not only in this notion of spirit, which is distinguished both from Husserl's absolute consciousness and from Heidegger's Dasein, but also in the ontology of values that is embedded in Scheler's phenomenological axiology
From its earliest days, metaphysics was also taken to include axiology
, the evaluative and normative assessment of the things that exist.
Against realistic Thomism, the author remarks that it is not legitimate to reduce axiology
to sensitive and intellective cognition.
Given Steinkraus's well-deserved reputation in the area of axiology
, the section on the ethical demands of religion and the claims which religions make about the person were disappointingly brief.
Most of the volume is concerned with the formal structure of judgments and with the "noematic" or objective side of intentionality, but some twenty-five pages of the course are devoted to formal axiology
and the structures of practical thinking, and the last twenty pages to a noetic analysis of evidence.
The two dimensions (the cognitive and social) are neatly connected by a middle chapter on axiology
But Walicki points out that all the Russian liberal thinkers approached the study of law from the perspective of a broader, often metaphysically grounded axiology
and philosophy of man, and that most of them accepted Solovievs view that liberal values are compatible with a religious orientation.