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filozofija 008 - April 5, 2009 TIMELINE OF WETERN PHILOSPHY...

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April 5, 2009 CLASSICAL (ANCIENT) ERA 600 BCE TO 400 AD Philosophers - Socrats (469-399 BCE) - Plato (428-347 BCE) - Aristotel (384-322 BCE) Questions: What is philosophy? PRE-SOCRATES 1 st philosopher Thales - what is universe made of? - Reasoned to an answer Sophist-teachers of thetoric SOCRATES Why is Socrates important? What are the key characteristics of Socrates “The Man”? “The Teacher”? “The Philosopher”? What were Socrates’ 3 convictions? MIDDLE AGES (ERA OF FAITH) 400 TO 1500
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Philosophers: St. Augustine (354-430) St Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) Question: How to reconcile philosophy and Christianity? Background: Rise of Christianity MODERN ERA 1500-1900 Philosophers: - Rene Descartes (1596-1650) – rationalist - John Locke (1632-1704) – empiricist - Immanuel Kant (1724-1804) – rationalist Question: How to reconcile philosophy and science? Background: Rise of modern science
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