Unformatted text preview: substance” theory) c. Atoms bouncing in a void (the atomic theory of nature) 3. Sophists a. It’s useless to speculate about the unknown b. Seek a rational investigation into humanity, society c. Apply this to human affairs; undermines Athenian society d. Socrates i. Moral and ethical truths ii. Dialectics iii. Quit asking questions (ie Why?) iv....
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- Winter '08
- Philosophy, original substance, cosmologist, undermines Athenian society