Perspectives on Science 27 (5):643-654 (2019)

Silvia Manzo
Universidad Nacional de La Plata
The lasting effects of the debate over canon-formation during the 1980s affected the whole field of Humanities, which became increasingly engaged in interrogating the origin and function of the Western canon. In philosophy, a great deal of criticism was, as a result, directed at the traditional narrative of seventeenth-and eighteenth-century philosophies—a critique informed by postcolonialism as well as feminist historiography. D. F. Norton, L. Loeb and many others1 attempted to demonstrate the weaknesses of the tripartite division between rationalism, empiricism and critical philosophy.2 As time went on, symptoms of dissatisfaction with what has...
Keywords empiricism - sensualism - rationalism - spiritualism - idealism
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DOI 10.1162/posc_e_00319
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