>>533753 The problem this board seems to have with scientism/positivism and analytical philosophy has more to do with the fact that most people here are ignoramuses who started with Nietzsche and seem to think the Vienna Circle represents the culmination of analytic thought when really it was only fashionable for two or three decades.
/a/ dislikes western comics /r9k/ hates women /g/ and /sci/ look down on non-STEM just a little bit. /k/ dislikes gun control /his/ dislikes ______ You fill in the blank. For some reason STEM and humanities people hate each other, at least on the internet.
Does /his/ really dislike STEM though? Most anti-STEM sentiment seems to arise in threads made by STEMfags claiming that the humanities are unnecessary. I see way more dedicated anti-humanities threads on /sci/, than I see dedicated anti-STEM threads on /his/.
>>534692 Several in just the last 50 years. Rawls completely separated political philosophy from ethics, the Gettier problem in epistemology threw out everything we thought we knew about epistemology up to that point, and analytical philosophy more or less dominates contemporary philosophy of the mind and philosophy of science.
That said, the line is pretty blurry and arbitrary and most people will draw inspiration from the philosophers, not the schools. We're past the stage when you can say "I'm an existentialist" or "I'm a Hegelian" and then just get a package of theories.
All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective parties. Images uploaded are the responsibility of the Poster. Comments are owned by the Poster.
This is a 4chan archive - all of the shown content originated from that site. This means that 4Archive shows their content, archived. If you need information for a Poster - contact them.
If a post contains personal/copyrighted/illegal content, then use the post's [Report] link! If a post is not removed within 24h contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org with the post's information.