C.I. Lewis is one of the most significant philosophers of the early twentieth century, his biggest contributions being in epistemology. Lewis investigated how it is that humans gain knowledge. 2,412 more words
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Now a days it is often thought of human rights as something granted, natural and completely normal. The role of human rights is that of an international moral code setting certain benefits and treatment for all humans simply because they are human. 2,952 more words
Here are the two questions I have in mind for Kant, then:
- What is the extent of man’s knowledge–according to Kant?
- What justification does he offer for the demarcation of this extent? 221 more words
Carl Jung: “Therefore I prefer to cling on to the deed, to what we can achieve with the means at hand.”
To Arnold Kunzli
Dear Herr Kunzli, 13 February 1943
Many thanks for your friendly answer.
One must certainly grant it the predicate “common sense.”
I now see more clearly the terminological possibilities of a Babylonian confusion of tongues when one seriously sets about studying science as an object instead of practicing it. 214 more words