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Rationalism

rationalism

1. The doctrine or system of those who deduce their religious opinions from reason or the understanding, as distinct from, or opposed to, revelation.

2. (Science: philosophy) The system that makes rational power the ultimate test of truth; opposed to sensualism, or sensationalism, and empiricism.

Origin: Cf. F. Rationalisme.


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... deans point that all products of human thinking will end in meaninglessness ie self contradiction all thesis and anthesis nhilism existentiisim rationalism etc every thing creationism creationism darwinism everything dean has shown maths and science end in meaninglessness http://gamahucherpress.yellowgum.com/books/philosophy/Absurd_math_science4.pdf ...

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