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2016-11-10 Is morality a human invention or do we all have somewhat of a built in moral compass:

Great question.  Some philosophers, like the early Sophists in ancient Greece through the modern era with David Hume, and to a great extent, have argued that most human knowledge is learned from experience

2016-11-05 truth:

Excellent question Adam.    Science does have truth as its goal, as do most human endeavors.  The scientific method makes use of a fundamental truth or principle of logic, namely that no false proposition

2016-10-02 relativism:

Moral Relativism has been around for thousands of years, with the Sophists in ancient Greece being among the first to espouse it as a principle.    The basic tenets are that there are no absolute moral

2016-09-19 methods of argumentation and refutation:

What you are asking for is a critical thinking tool set that can only be provided by a general introduction to logic.  Give Patrick Hurley's: A Concise Introduction to Logic a try.  Plenty of used copies

2016-06-22 ethics:

Ethics is the branch of philosophy that deals with universal questions of right and wrong and pursues the principle or set of principles that determine what is right/wrong or good/bad.    Ethical principles

 

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