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Empiricism: a branch within epistemology which assumes that sensory perception is fundamental for setting up claims and theories. The opposite position, rationalism, assumes that even purely logical knowledge and conclusions from this knowledge may be sufficient for the building of theories. See also logical positivism, instrumentalism, rationalism, epistemology, theories, foundation, experiments, > inferentialism, knowledge, experience, science.
 
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Husserl, E.
 
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HusserlVs empiricism: as a justification of laws will only lead to vague rules - History of judgements (act of thought): real content of judgment: ideal - instead of empiricism: nature or essence of scientific research - Prototype: mathematical thinking.
E. Husserl
I Peter Prechtl Husserl zur Einf├╝hrung, Hamburg 1991 (Junius)
II "Husserl" aus Hauptwerke der Philosophie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Stuttgart


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-24