Rationalism
In epistemology, rationalism is the view that "regards reason as the chief source and test of knowledge" or "any view appealing to reason as a source of knowledge or justification". More formally, ra...
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Noam Chomsky Says GOP Is 'Literally A Serious Danger To Human Survival’
The MIT professor and noted author said "strategic voting" can keep Republican candidates away from the levers of power. Noam Chomsky, the noted radical and MIT professor emeritus, said the Republican...
Noam Chomsky: The GOP Is A Radical Insurgency; It’s Not A Political Party
The renowned linguist says Trump isn't an anomaly in today's extremist Republican Party. MIT Professor Noam Chomsky recently gave his assessment of the Republican race for the White House with former ...
MIT claims to have found a “language universal” that ties all languages together
A language universal would bring evidence to Chomsky's controversial theories. Language takes an astonishing variety of forms across the world—to such a huge extent that a long-standing debate rages a...
René Descartes
René Descartes (/ˈdeɪˌkɑrt/; [ʁəne dekaʁt]; Latinized: Renatus Cartesius; adjectival form: "Cartesian"; 31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) was a French philosopher, mathematician and wri...
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Philosophy of Spinoza
Spinoza's philosophy encompasses nearly every area of philosophical discourse, including metaphysics, epistemology, political philosophy, ethics, philosophy of mind and philosophy of science. It earne...
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Gottfried Leibniz
Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz (/ˈlaɪbnɪts/; [ˈɡɔtfʁiːt ˈvɪlhɛlm fɔn ˈlaɪbnɪts] or [ˈlaɪpnɪts]; July 1, 1646 – November 14, 1716) was a German polymath and philosopher.He occupies a prominent place in ...
Immanuel Kant
Immanuel Kant (/kænt/; [ɪˈmaːnu̯eːl kant]; 22 April 1724 – 12 February 1804) was a German philosopher who is widely considered to be a central figure of modern philosophy. He argued that fundamen...
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German idealism
German idealism was a speculative philosophical movement that emerged in Germany in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. It was a reaction against Immanuel Kant's Critique of Pure Reason and was cl...
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Baruch Spinoza
Baruch Spinoza (/bəˈruːk spɪˈnoʊzə/; born Benedito de Espinosa; 24 November 1632 – 21 February 1677, later Benedict de Spinoza) was a Dutch philosopher. The breadth and importance of Spinoza's work wa...
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Abraham Kovoor
Abraham Thomas Kovoor (April 10, 1898 – September 18, 1978) was an Indian professor and rationalist who gained prominence after retirement for his campaign to expose as frauds various Indian and Sri L...
Minimalist program
In linguistics, the minimalist program (MP) is a major line of inquiry that has been developing inside generative grammar since the early 1990s, starting with a 1993 paper by Noam Chomsky.Chomsky pres...
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Thomas Bayes
Thomas Bayes (/ˈbeɪz/; c. 1701 – 7 April 1761) was an English statistician, philosopher and Presbyterian minister, known for having formulated a specific case of the theorem that bears...
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Sea of Faith
The Sea of Faith Network (SoF) is an organization with the stated aim to explore and promote religious faith as a human creation.
The SoF movement started in 1984 as a response to Don Cupitt's bo...
Robert Nozick
Robert Nozick (/ˈnoʊzɪk/; November 16, 1938 – January 23, 2002) was an American philosopher who was most prominent in the 1970s and 1980s. He was a professor at Harvard University. He is best kno...
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz (also Godefroi Guillaume Leibnitz, /ˈlaɪbnɪts/; [ˈɡɔtfʁiːt ˈvɪlhɛlm fɔn ˈlaɪbnɪts] or [ˈlaɪpnɪts]; July 1, 1646 – November 14, 1716) was a German polymath and philosopher...
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List of names in A Biographical Dictionary of Modern Rationalists
Joseph McCabe published A Biographical Dictionary of Modern Rationalists in 1920 (London: Watts & Co.). Most (though not all) of the individuals therein were later also included in A Biographical ...
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Paul Street (journalist)
Paul Louis Street (born May 23, 1958) is an American journalist, author, historian, and political commentator. He is a member of the International Organization for a Participatory Society and holds a ...
Naturphilosophie
Naturphilosophie ("philosophy of nature" in German) is a term used in English-language philosophy to identify a current in the philosophical tradition of German idealism, as applied to the study of na...
Prabir Ghosh
Prabir Ghosh (born March 1, 1945) is the president of the Humanists' Association based in Kolkata. He was once referred to in the media as being from the "Rationalist Association of India". A "vocifer...
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Basava Premanand
Basava Premanand (17 February 1930 – 4 October 2009) was a skeptic and rationalist from Kerala, India. He organised many tours around rural India for the promotion of scientific thinking, exposi...
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Timeline of German Idealism
The following is a list of the major events in the history of German idealism, along with related historical events.
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John Searle
John Rogers Searle (/sɜrl/; born July 31, 1932) is an American philosopher and currently the Slusser Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. Widely noted for his contributio...
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Douglas Moggach
Douglas Moggach (MA and PhD Princeton) is a professor at the University of Ottawa and life member of Clare Hall, Cambridge. He is Honorary Professor of Philosophy at the University of Sydney, and has ...
Carol Chomsky
Carol Chomsky (July 1, 1930 – December 19, 2008) was an American linguist and education specialist who studied language acquisition in children.Chomsky was born in Philadelphia as Carol Doris Schatz o...
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Aviva Chomsky
Aviva Chomsky (name sometimes shortened to Avi Chomsky; born April 20, 1957) is an American historian, author, and activist. She teaches at Salem State University in Massachusetts, where she is also t...
The Critique of Pure Reason
The Critique of Pure Reason (German: Kritik der reinen Vernunft, KrV) by Immanuel Kant, first published in 1781, second edition 1787, is one of the most influential works in the history of philoso...
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