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by Logik
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Progressive vs Platonic Education
Replies: 106
Views: 2723

Re: Progressive vs Platonic Education

It does not matter what word you put in front of the word 'educate', if you adults just 'educated' your children in the Right way, or from the perspective of what the word 'educate' once meant, and that was to draw out , then all of these, so called, "issues" or "problems", which you, human beings,...
by Logik
Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Progressive vs Platonic Education
Replies: 106
Views: 2723

Re: Progressive vs Platonic Education

It does not matter what word you put in front of the word 'educate', if you adults just 'educated' your children in the Right way, or from the perspective of what the word 'educate' once meant, and that was to draw out , then all of these, so called, "issues" or "problems", which you, human beings,...
by Logik
Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What could make morality objective?
Replies: 1817
Views: 56810

Re: What could make morality objective?

An example of a fact - a true factual assertion - is: the earth orbits the sun. Would you say that this assertion was 'true' in 1100 A.D and if you answer 'yes', then I am getting the sense that you are using 'truth' in the sense of a 'social convention'? The reason I ask this is because the Ptolem...
by Logik
Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Progressive vs Platonic Education
Replies: 106
Views: 2723

Re: Progressive vs Platonic Education

The search for one’s Humanity is just on the other side of recognising language and words themselves as Platonic forms. Structure.

The Good can only be experienced, not described.
by Logik
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What could make morality objective?
Replies: 1817
Views: 56810

Re: What could make morality objective?

A correspondence theory of truth is obviously mistaken the factual assertion 'snow is white' is true because ... snow is white. Huh? You reject correspondence and then appeal to it in order to justify the truth-value of your assertion? It seems to me that you are arguing from a position of linguist...
by Logik
Tue Dec 04, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What could make morality objective?
Replies: 1817
Views: 56810

Re: What could make morality objective?

Immanuel Did If I understand you aright, you're promoting Kantian idealism and monotheism. I don't think that Kant, any more than Aristotle, showed a way to overcome or dissolve the is-ought barrier. Whatever facts we deploy to justify moral judgements, they remain judgements - and others can deplo...