epistemological epistemological

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to epistemology

Usage(s):

  1. Piaget explored a kind of epistemological relativism in which multiple ways of knowing are acknowledged and examined nonjudgmentally, yet with a philosopher's analytic rigor.
  2. What may not be obvious, though, is how the lack of moral integrity today stems from an intellectual failure, the epistemological humility that refuses to hold anything as certain.
  3. West's interests range far beyond the epistemological conundrums that preoccupy many professional philosophers.

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  • As American Imam Hamza Yusuf Hanson writes in the US Jewish magazine Tikkun: "Muslims, of all people, should be conscious of this as their religion is predicated on the same epistemological premises as many major events in history, such as the...
    on Sep 30, 2007 By: Hamza Yusuf Source: The Age

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