12 terms

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STUDY
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indeterminism
choice, option, chance and possibilty are real
determinsim
choice and chance are not real
rationalism
descartes, reason is primary source of knowledge
existence
"i am, to be," Being
intuition
direct and immediate knowledge
social contract
theory government finds its justification in an agreement among individuals
dialectic
progession of questions and answers
forms
socrates; object of knowledge and source of derived reality of the sensible world
essence
set of properties of each thing uniquely the kind of thing that it is
what is the difference between sartes ESSENCE and EXISTENCE?
that it is vs. what it is
why is essence a universal idea?
creating essence (human) -> humanity
why does existence come before essnce for humans?
god makes man -> god gives purpose -> god lays perimeters