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Conclusion: Living on Uncertainties—Pragmatic Humanism as a Way of Life

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What are the prospects of pragmatic humanism as a way of life? Endorsing a thoroughgoing fallibilistic attitude, it encourages us to conceive doubts as provocative and essential for critical thinking. It fosters practicing philosophy in order to examine and transform the self, including a reflection on our relations to other beings and the environment.

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  • Uncertainty
  • Humanism
  • Anthropocentrism
  • Self-examination
  • Doubt

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Honnacker, A. (2018). Conclusion: Living on Uncertainties—Pragmatic Humanism as a Way of Life. In: Pragmatic Humanism Revisited. Studies in Humanism and Atheism. Palgrave Pivot, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-02441-3_7

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