Élan vital

Known as: Elan Vital (term), Elan vital (philosophy), Élan vital (philosophy) 
Élan vital is a term coined by French philosopher Henri Bergson in his 1907 book Creative Evolution, in which he addresses the question of self… (More)
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2012
2012
Life is considered something different from non-living things, but no single driving force can account for all the different… (More)
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2008
2008
The concept of an élan vital or life force has long been considered the elementary action principle driving the evolution of… (More)
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2006
2006
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There are many ways of measuring the importance of a scientific discipline, and most would lead you to dismiss synthetic biology… (More)
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2005
2005
Die heutige nach wie vor entwicklungsbedürftige Situation der Arbeitsmedizin in der Schweiz wird in Zusammenhang mit der… (More)
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2004
2004
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  • Médecine et Chirurgie du Pied
  • 2004
Au cours de la réunion d’hiver de la Société française de médecine et de chirurgie du pied, qui s’est déroulée le 29 novembre… (More)
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2002
2002
A framework for defining the physical basis of consciousness is derived in terms of the complementarity inherent in the cosmology… (More)
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2001
2001
At the start of the 20th century the question of whether life could be explained in purely mechanical terms was as hotly debated… (More)
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2000
2000
This article focuses on the relevance of early Christian writings on acedia and tristitia to the primary modern and postmodern… (More)
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1997
1997
Recent interest in consciousness and the mind-brain problem has been fueled by technological advances in brain imaging and… (More)
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1995
1995
Synergy of various kinds has played a significant creative role in evolution; it has been a prodigious source of evolutionary… (More)
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