Unformatted text preview: Humans can have only beliefs, not knowledge Progress is possible Competing theories are assessed on rational grounds Relativity of Judgments Natural Philosophy No clear account of the natural world. No cosmogony. The world has no origin; it is eternal Cosmology: Earth and water. The dry and the moist as the first principle Astronomy and meteorology The first systematic attempt to demythologize the natural world....
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- Fall '07
- Philosophy, natural world, OLYMPIAN GODS, Xenophanes Criticisms