Monday, April 04, 2005

Epistemology, Description versus justification

Epistemology during its long history has engaged in two different sorts of tasks. One of these is descriptive in character. It aims to depict accurately certain features of the world, including the contents of the human mind, and to determine whether these should count as specimens of knowledge. A philosophical system with this orientation is, for example, the phenomenology

Saturday, April 02, 2005

Medicine, Military practice

The main means of preventing