The word “philosophy” is derived from the ancient Greek philosophia which roughly means “love of wisdom”. It suggests a vocation for questioning, learning, and spreading knowledge. Continue reading Which goals of philosophy are main?
An apartment building, block of flats or tenement is a multi-unit dwelling made up of several (generally four or more) apartments (US) or flats (UK). Where the building is a high-rise construction, it is termed a tower block. Continue reading Apartment building – what is it?
Clinical psychology is the application of psychology to the understanding, treatment and assessment of psychopathology, behavioural or mental health issues. Continue reading Which are the main fuction of clinical psychology?
The closest living evolutionary relatives to humans are the two species of chimpanzee Pan troglodytes (“common chimp”) and Pan paniscus(“pygmy chimp” or “Bonobo”), and to a lesser degree other hominoids such as orangutans and gorillas. Continue reading What can we say about human origins?
The modern use of the term Scandinavia rises from the Scandinavist political movement, which was active in the middle of the 19th century, chiefly between the First war of Schleswig (1848-1850), in which Sweden-Norway contributed with considerable military force, and the Second war of Schleswig (1864) when Sweden’s parliament denounced the King’s promises of military support. Continue reading Modern history of Scandinavia: how does it look?