By Paul Kurtz

during this positive, life-affirming ebook, thinker Paul Kurtz succinctly outlines the most features of the humanist viewpoint. established on human matters and applying rational and clinical tips on how to confirm target fact, humanism is devoted to the advance of person human potentials and the development of the planetary neighborhood.

Emphasizing that the great existence is attainable through each person, Kurtz has coined the time period eupraxsophy, in response to Greek roots and which means "good behavior and knowledge in living." by utilizing the main trustworthy clinical wisdom and important cause, he exhibits how knowledge will be utilized to behavior whereas major a lifetime of dedication and keenness.

Regarding the perennial look for happiness, Kurtz affirms that secularism additionally holds way more promise than both faith or political ideologies. via artistic motion within the pursuit of ambitions serious about the enhancement of human welfare the person has the easiest probability of figuring out a lucrative and significant lifestyles.

The writer is going directly to express how this practical and pleasing existence stance is expressed in a number of human endeavors starting from ethics to environmental defense, forming lasting human relationships, eroticism, sexuality, being a superb guardian, discovering that means in lifestyles, striving for a liked reason, dealing with dying with braveness, and the objective of constructing a sturdy, thriving, democratic global community.

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