[notes on philosophy]

Bacon: empiricism, induction. From particulars to universals. He put science on a new track. Relativism is when truth passes through the subject, the individual.
John Calvin: absolute truth is out there
JJ Rousseau: truth is feeling is inside.
Kant: rationalistic method loses God (if truth is only discovered by experiment)
Hume: empiricist => skepticism
The realities of Christianity are not only feeling.
Pragmatism – if it has cash value, if it works, pragmatism
Wittgenstein – it is all about language
Derrida – the significance is only in the mind of the reader
There is no reality out there; the reality is only inside the individual how determines what is real.
Foundationalism – believes I hold that stay not on any other believes
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