Adrian Łazarski

Adrian Łazarski

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As we’ve seen, Kierkegaard believed that humans exist in one of three spheres, each superior to the other. At the highest sphere, we would no longer need or want the rules, laws and ‘ethics’ of the Universal Sphere and would instead act by a new and...

As we’ve seen, Kierkegaard believed that humans exist in one of three spheres, each superior to the other. At the highest sphere, we would no longer need or want the rules, laws and ‘ethics’ of the Universal Sphere and would instead act by a new and.

#Popper’s #Falsification hoped to resolve both Hume’s Problem of Induction and improve on the failings of Verificationism.  Popper argued a theory or hypothesis is as strong as how far it can resist falsifying evidence. Scientific experiment, (or experience in general) cannot verify, only falsify.   If a theory cannot be falsified i.e. no evidence could prove it wrong,  Popper dismissed it as vacuous - a criticism (scathingly) aimed at Hegel and #Marx, whom he labelled ‘enemies of open…

Popper’s theory of Falsification was an attempt to resolve both Hume’s Problem of Induction and improve on the generally accepted failings of Verificationism. According to the theory, a proposition, theory or hypothesis is only as strong as how far.

Berkeley’s Idealism stated that only two things exist: the mind, and that which the mind perceives  What others (philosophers) called ‘matter’ was, for him, identical to our idea. Objects exist insofar as they can be perceived.

Berkeley’s Idealism stated that only two things exist: the mind, and that which the mind perceives What others (philosophers) called ‘matter’ was, for him, identical to our idea. Objects exist insofar as they can be perceived.

#Xenophanes was a pre-Socratic philosopher, most famous for his critique of #religion. He argued that the gods were merely anthropomorphic versions of our conditions and environment. Xenophanes noted, for instance, how Thracian gods were "pale and red-haired" and Ethiopian "snub–nosed and black". Brazen, really, given #Socrates was killed for godlessness  a century later.  #Feuerbach would argue something similar in regards monotheism much later.  #philosophy #atheism #ancientgreece

Depicting the major ideas of the major philosophers, in a minimal way.

#Marx had argued that the boom and bust of Capitalism would eventually self-destruct and would lead to socialism. In response, #keynesian economics maintains that a state should engineer greater public spending through investment. When trade is booming, a government should spend little, when the economy slumps, public spending should go up. #capitalism #keynes #economy #socialism #investment

#Marx had argued that the boom and bust of Capitalism would eventually self-destruct and would lead to socialism. In response, #keynesian economics maintains that a state should engineer greater public spending through investment. When trade is booming, a government should spend little, when the economy slumps, public spending should go up. #capitalism #keynes #economy #socialism #investment