Portal:Philosophy, Psychology and Religion

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Philosophy, Psychology and Religion
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Top level portal for Class B: Philosophy, Psychology and Religion

Subclass B: General philosophy

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General philosophy covers the works of philosophers, schools of philosophy and topics within philosophy.

Subclass BC: Logic

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Logic is the study of reasoning, including both its modes and its valid usage.

Subclass BD: Speculative philosophy

Speculative philosophy covers subjects such as metaphysics, epistemology, methodology, ontology, cosmology and teleology.

Subclass BF: Psychology

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Psychology is an academic and applied discipline that involves the scientific study of mental functions and behaviours. This portal also covers parapsychology and occult sciences.

Child portal: Astrology

Subclass BH: Aesthetics

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Aesthetics is the study of the nature of art, taste and beauty; including its creation and appreciation.

Subclass BJ: Ethics

Ethics is the philosophy of the concepts of right and wrong conduct.

Child portal: Ethical Culture

Subclass BL: Religion

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Religion covers world religions as well as the general subject of religion: its philosophy, psychology, and theology.

Child portals: ConfucianismDeismHinduismJainismSermonsScientology • Taoism (Investiture of the Gods) • WitchcraftYazidi

Subclass BLA: Mythology

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Mythology can refer either to the study of myths or to a body or collection of myths.

Subclass BLB: Rationalism

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Rationalism is the theory or method in which the sources of knowledge and truth are reason, intellect, and deduction.

Child portal: Freethinking

Subclass BM: Judaism

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Judaism is the religion of the Jewish people, based on the principles and ethics embodied in the Tanakh (Hebrew Bible) and Talmud.

Child portal: BreslovCairo Geniza

Subclass BP: Islam

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Islam is the religion of Muslims, based on the Qur’an and the Sunnah (the real-life examples set by the Prophet Muhammad).

Child portals: CaliphsHadith

Subclass BPA: Bahá'í Faith

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The Bahá'í Faith is a religion founded by Bahá'u'lláh in 19th-century Persia, emphasizing the spiritual unity of all humankind.

Subclass BPB: Theosophy

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Theosophy is any doctrine of religious philosophy and mysticism claiming that knowledge of God can be attained through mystical insight, spiritual ecstasy, and direct communication with the transcendent world.

Subclass BQ: Buddhism

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Buddhism is the religion of buddhists, based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.

Child portals: Buddhist sutrasTipitaka

Subclass BR: Christianity

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Christianity is the religion of Christians, based on the Old and New Testaments of the Bible.

Child portals: ChristmasEarly Church Fathers seriesPre-Nicene ChristianityPost-Nicene Christianity

Subclass BS: The Bible

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The Bible is a canonical collection of texts considered sacred in Judaism or Christianity. The canons of different religious groups include different books in different combinations.

Subclass BT: Doctrinal theology

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Doctrinal theology covers Christian doctrine and dogma. This includes God, christology, mariology, soteriology, eschatology and the invisible world (angels, demons, saints etc).

Child portals: Christ myth theoryCreationismEschatologySaints

Subclass BV: Practical theology

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Practical theology covers Christian subjects such as ecclesiastical theology, pastoral theology, worship, practical religion and Christian life.

Child portal: Missionary

Subclass BX: Christian denominations

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Christian denominations are identifiable sub-divisions of Christianity, each with slightly different interpretations and practices of the parent religion.

Child portals: Adventism (Branch Davidians) • Anglicanism (Anglican Church of CanadaBook of Common Prayer) • BaptistsCalvinismCatharsChristadelphiansChristian ScienceDonatismLutheranism (Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Ill.) Ladies' Aid Society)• MennonitesMethodism (Salvation Army) • MormonismPresbyterianismQuakersRoman Catholicism (Catholic Church EncyclicalsInquisitionPopes) • Swedenborgianism

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