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Unformatted text preview: that was analytic. Analytic philosophy goes back to English philosophers Bertrand Russell and G. E. Moore of the early 20 th century. These two philosophers separated themselves from absolute idealism. Today analytical philosophy still conquers the academic world in the united states like it has since the early 20 th century. The ideas that make pragmatism and analytic philosophy different than that of which the Europeans of the same period were thinking is the fact that they were more logically thinking and philosophizing versus linguistic analysis, because many analytic philosophers believe that a philosophy of language is more important than epistemology or metaphysics. (Moore & Bruder, 2008) References Moore, B. N., & Bruder, K. (2008). Philosophy: The power of ideas (7th ed.). Boston: McGraw-Hill Higher Education. retrieved March 19, 2011...
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