Philosophy Test II Study Guide
September 25, 2007
, The epistemological view that true knowledge is derived marily from sense
Locke, Berkeley, Hume.
, The Ontological view that, ultimately, every existing thing can be shown to be
spiritual, mental, or otherwise incorporeal. –
, The Ontological view that, in the final analysis, all phenomena can be
demonstrated to be material in nature and that mental and spiritual phenomena are either
nonexistent or have no existence independent of matter. –
Democritus, Hobbes, Marx,
, An a priori attempt to prove that God exists by showing that,
from the very concept of God, his existence can be deduced. –
St Anselm, Descartes,
Spinoza, Leibniz, Hegel.
, The epistemological view that true knowledge is derived primarily from
Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz.