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Unformatted text preview: We do this to gain mastery of this skill, so we can begin to prove ourselves wrong from our own points of view to see where we were deceived in our ideologies, philosophies, and beliefs. Randall Collins quoted, Two things unite philosophers. 1. Continuing to try and be more abstract and more general. 2. Reflexivity and criticism. Bertrand Russell (Ludwig Wittgenstein was his disciple) started the Analytic Philosophy Movement-David Hume started his movement in the English language. Heidegger believed that the closer one gets to God, the closer he/she gets to nothingness. *Side Note Always have two principles of explanation for everything. 1. Does it exist? 2. Why does it exist? Pragmatism an attempt to synthesize philosophy into a good life. Animism the oldest philosophy known to man....
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This note was uploaded on 12/23/2011 for the course PHIL 18727 taught by Professor Charlesc.verharen during the Spring '11 term at Howard.
- Spring '11