In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Emerging in the eighteenth century, political economy drew on the individualism of Hobbes and Locke, the pragmatism of Machiavelli, and the empiricism of Bacon.
- Fernow played up a widely accepted historical dichotomy between European theory and British empiricism in science.
- Empiricism certainly has a role to play, but it cannot be the empiricism of ivory tower academics, and it cannot be an exclusive role.
- Yet habit is the linchpin for the philosophical way of thinking that James called radical empiricism, and later pragmatism.
- Ryle's attitude to dispositions is part of the heritage of logical empiricism.
- There were errors of interpretation in feminists' critiques, for example, concerning the extent to which analytic philosophy incorporated empiricism.
- In this way his practice is closest to Aristotelian critical empiricism that requires careful observation and a comprehensive theory that will make those observations meaningful.
- He is however thoroughly within the tradition of British empiricism in philosophy.
- The central problematics of feminist empiricism can be captured in two apparent paradoxes.
- The temporal delimitation suggests an arbitrary empiricism reluctant to address either the agony of contemporaneity, or the pathological prehistory of modernity.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.