What is Rationalism? Part I

by alexeyburov

A special philosophical branch is defined, which gave birth and nourished cognition of the universe. I start the talk from a paradigmatic story, from a problem Plato suggested to his student Eudoxus, and then show that this question implied a whole worldview responsible for the main achievements of humanity.

Slides are here.

At the next meeting, in two weeks, we’ll discuss a relation between Rationalism and scientism.