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Augustine says plato was the first one to recognize

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Augustine says Plato was the first one to recognize forms/ideas which are the model of creation. Plato believed the form was archetypes of god’s mind. Augustine got that wrong; he did not know Plato very well. Philosophy 11/09/11 Christian philosophy. Purely punitive justice makes sense- revenge. Damnation consists of a denial of God, where there are no other things to distract you. Augustine… In the western Mediterranean… Augustine (?) sought understanding amongst the most fashionable people in his time- the manequians(?). Even if nothing holds true, I can be certain that I am having experiences. Can also know all the truths of math and logic. Philosophy 11/14/11 Augustine… concludes there are other minds like ours and that time does not exist. Soliloquies are dialogues that have to do with the soul. Can’t be completely devoid of belief. You have to be careful about judging the shape and size of objects from a distance… When you are dreaming, you may be confused as to whether you are awake, but when you are awake you are not confused as to whether you are dreaming. Source of truth. Confronted issues such as on divine knowledge, freedom, Journey going away from God, that went nowhere. Philosophy 11/28/11 Ontological argument. What is apriori (nature of the thing) to what is aposteriori (after the existence of the thing, the effects of something) Real in the sense that the object has some grounds in reality. Descartes agrees with the view that existence is a property within the thing.
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