Flashcards in Lecture 6 Unmasking the subjective turn: The Critique of Religion Deck (49):
Contemporary critique of religion is a creation of a certain kind of ________ towards religion.
attitude of MIND
What does August Comte argue?
that there are 3 stages in the development of civilization
What are the 3 stages in the development of civilization?
1. primitive religious explanation of the universe
2. philosophical hypotheis
3. scientific knowledge
This time in the development of civilization involves the religious explanation of the universe; you are not totally civilized.
primitive religious explanation of the universe
This time in the development of civilization involves the MYTHOS becoming a LOGOS
It is that which exists independently of anything else
Ultimate physical category; meaning of truth is relative
During which time was reson based on religious beliefs?
during which time was beliefs based on reason