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  • The Practice of Filial Piety in Myanmar Society 

    Wai Wai Lwin (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2013)
    The Word "Filial Piety" is defined as supporting and serving one's parents. It is not only a moral virtue but also an ethical principle. In Myanmar society, the five responsibilities of sons and daughters are regarded as ...
  • Ethics in Myanmar Business 

    Soe Wynn Naing (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2015)
    The aim of this paper is to express the Myanmar’s ethical concepts dealing with business activities. In Myanmar, business activities are based on the ethical concepts such as honesty, diligence and knowledge. In order to ...
  • Business Ethical Principles in Buddhist Literature 

    Soe Wynn Naing (Pakhouku University Research Journal, 2014)
    The aim of this research is to express the ethical principles in Buddhist literature dealing with business. In the teaching of Buddha, many ways towards welfare can be found such as (1) the kind of business one should take ...
  • The Important Role of Reverence in Myanmar Society 

    Nang Theingi Maw (Yadanabon University Research Journal, 2016)
    At the present time, all people long for world peace, but they have not been able to achieve this. If peace is desired, it must be sought for in the right way followed by right action, which is the task of morality. In ...
  • The Concept of Gratitude in Myanmar Ethical Thought 

    Lay Nwe (Universities Research Journal, 2011)
    The word 'gratitude' means the awareness of one's obligation to another person who has previously done some act of kindness towards one. From the Buddhist point of view the Pæli word kataññuta is gratitude. The word kanññuta ...
  • The Concept of Friendship in Theravæda Buddhist Thought 

    Lay New (Journal of The Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2013)
    Friendship is a distinctively personal relationship that is grounded in concern on the part of friend for the welfare of the other, for the other's' sake. Friendship is a kind of virtue, and it is also necessary for living. ...
  • The Response to Euthanasia from the Perspective of Buddhism 

    Saw Lin (Mandalay University Research Journal, 2016)
    Euthanasia is one of the most popular issues in medical ethics. Euthanasia means killing someone or allowing to die who is going to die soon anyway, at the person's own request, as an act of kindness. Concerning these ...
  • A Philosophical Analysis of the Concept of Alienation 

    Myat Mon Oo (Mandalay University Research Journal, 2009)
    The term 'alienation' · has many different meanings in everyday life, science, and philosophy. Alienation is the act or result of the act through which something, or somebody, becomes strange to something, or somebody, ...
  • An Evaluation of Selected Western Educational Theories 

    Tin Tin Myint (Mandalay University Research Journal, 2016)
    Philosophy of education is concerned with the theory and practice of education. Consequently, philosophy of education can be serviced to the educational theories as well as learners and students of education. The main ...
  • Modernization as a Philosophical Problem 

    Myat Mon Oo (Jour. Myan. Acad. Arts & Sc., 2002)
    Philosophy is here to be understood as an intellectual expression of conflicts in culture. Its function is to locate these conflicts, and its objective is to provide general solutions to them. To be modem is to be guided ...
  • The Concept of Appearance and Reality in A.Sankara and F.H. Bradley 

    Saw Lin (Mandalay University Research Journal, 2016)
    Metaphysics, a branch of philosophy, is the study of Being or reality. The problem of appearance and, reality plays as an indispensable issue in metaphysics. Sankara, one of the Eastern philosophers; represents the ...
  • The Concept of Moral Duty of Thingaza Saradaw 

    Pe Aung Than (Mandalay University of Distance Education Research Journal, 2013)
    Duty means what a person is obligated or required to do. Duty may be moral, legal, parental, occupational, etc., depending on their foundations or grounds. In ethics, duty is commonly associated with conscience, reason, ...
  • The Significant Role of Saddha in Theravada Buddhist Thought 

    Win Maung (Universities Research Journal, Vol. 1, No.5, 2008)
    The purpose of this paper is to show the significant role of Saddha in Theravada Buddhist Thought. The word saddha means faith, belief, confidence, conviction. Saddha is neither mind nor matter. It is good mental property, ...
  • The two Basic Laws: the Law of Kamma and the law of Impermanence in Myanmar Way of Thinking 

    Myat Mon Oo (Universities Research Journal, 2008)
    The term 'Way of Thinking' refers to any individual's thinking in which the characteristic features of the thinking habits of the culture to which he belongs are revealed. The way of thinking of a society is conditioned ...
  • The Value of Life: the Concept of good and its Relation to Value of Life in the Western Philosophy 

    Tun Shwe (Mandalay University Research Journal, 2016)
    Studying the value of life is one of the functions of philosophy. So, it can be seen that there are so much values of life in different philosophical systems of the Western philosophy. Some philosophical systems regarded ...
  • A basic Principle of the Myanmar Way of Thinking Reflected in Myanmar Proverbs 

    Myat Mon Oo (Jour. Myan. Acad Arts & Sc., 2010)
    The word 'proverb' is derived from the Latin word 'proverbium', which means a brief popular saying. A proverb expresses a truth based on common fense or the practical experience of mankind. Every society has its own ...