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Phenominalism is the theory that we can not know the true reality behind our perceptions, but only know the perceptions (or phenomina) themselves. Reality effectively exists to us only in the times and how we perceive it. I have actually heard phenominalism used once before to describe a person who is a thrill seeker, seeking […]

Posted at: June 8th, 2010 - 6:54 am - Number of Comments » 0

Social Darwinism is the theory that relates Darwin’s theory of natural selection to the human society. Behind this social theory are such ideas as the most dominant people group will rule, and selective breeding. Social Darwinism is used in an every day sense to describe any belief that the most capable (fit) will rise to […]

Posted at: June 8th, 2010 - 6:34 am - Number of Comments » 1