Law and politics biology theology or cosmology

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Unformatted text preview: w and morality? law and politics? biology? theology or cosmology? cosmology? Philosophies come in Many Varieties Varieties s Platonism: Universals, like truth, justice, Platonism: goodness, humanity, beauty, really exist, independently of our language or structure of thought. structure s Nominalism: Universals don’t really Nominalism: exist. All that exists are concepts and terms of language that refer in a general way to many things. way General Tendencies of Platonists and Nominalists and s Platonists tend to be more rationalistic, Platonists open to metaphysical theories, including the irreducibility of human being to physi...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2013 for the course PHI 3020 taught by Professor Crowne during the Spring '12 term at CUNY Baruch.

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