Results for: Hedonism

In Philosophy and Philosophers

What is hedonism?

There are philosophical as well as cultural answers to this question. Philosophically it was originally a question of living a harmonious life by avoiding excesses and accepti (MORE)
In Islam

What the meaning of hedonism?

Hedonism means that you believe that the only reason for living is living for pleasure and decadence and having yourself dipped in the finest Swiss chocolate.
In Hotels and Lodging

Where is Hedonism II?

Hedonism II is on 22 acres (89,000 m 2 ) at the northern end of Negril beach and has 280 rooms (2-story buildings). Hedonism III is on 10 acres (40,000 m 2 ) in Runaway Bay an (MORE)
In Definitions

Who is hedone pleasure?

The meaning of the Greek word 'hedone' is pleasure/enjoyment, she is the Roman goddess Voluptas (daughter of Cupid and Psyche); but for the Greeks she is Aphrodite who is (MORE)
In Food Science

What is hedonic scale?

The Hedonic scale is a rating system used for little kids to get a better understanding of what their opinion is. it is usually a selection of different 'happy faces' or a sys (MORE)
In Neuropharmacology

What is an hedonic shift?

In behavioral neuropharmacology, this refers to a shift in the'pursuit of pleasure.' Stimulation of cannabinoid receptors, forexample, can cause a hedonic shift in food consum (MORE)
In Definitions

How do you define hedonism?

Hedonism is the self-indulgent pursuit of pleasure to the exclusion of work, responsibility, or serving others and the avoidance of anything difficult or painful.
In Relationships

What is an example of hedonism?

Hedonism is the belief that people should do whatever makes them happy and nothing else - a good example would be someone who doesn't like doing homework, so they go on the in (MORE)
In Uncategorized

Who is the founder of Hedonism?

Hedonism (Greek: hēdonē (ᾑδονή from Ancient Greek) "pleasure" +-ism) is a philosophical position that takes the pursuit of pleasure as the primary moti (MORE)