o Epistemology The lecture discussed two answers to the question of how we know things: ___ o Empiricism and Rationalism ____ is the idea that we know things through observation, through our senses. o Empiricism ____ is the idea that we know things in ways other than through observation, such as through logical reasoning.
o Rationalism ____ comes from what we have experienced. If this is the only kind knowledge we have, we can only know what we have experienced. o Empirical Knowledge We have not experienced the future and therefore ____ about the future based only on this kind of knowledge. o Cannot make predictions ____ is the position that both the mind and body are physical. o Materialism Psychology is a science, which includes empirical data collection. ____ cannot be applies to study something that is not material. o Empirical Data Collection Therefore, in order to have the science of psychology, the ____ is assumed to be material. o Mind If something is not visible, does that mean it is immaterial?