Philosophy_of_Science(2) - Microeconomics Winter 2011...

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Microeconomics   Winter 2011 Handout: The Philosophy of Science knowledge: 1. Recognition of something. 2. Familiarity or acquaintance with something from actual experience. 3. That which is learned. 4. Clear purr ception of what is regarded as fact, truth, or duty. 5. Information and/or learning that is preserved and continued by civilizations. 6. Things had in CONSCIOUSNESS (beliefs, ideas, facts, images, concepts, notions, opinions) that become justified in some way and thereby are regarded as true. Dictionary of Philosophy fact : 1. An actually occurring event, quality, relation, state of affairs. That which is actual, real. That which is. 2. A situation or state of affairs that has taken place. 3. A true description of what is happening or of what has happened. A fact in the sense of 1 or 2 makes such a description true or false. These views assume that facts exist independently of our thoughts about them. 4. The meaning contained in true statements
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2012 for the course ECON 202 taught by Professor Ito during the Spring '11 term at Seattle Central Community College.

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Philosophy_of_Science(2) - Microeconomics Winter 2011...

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