Categories
English

thales and philosophy

Directions:

 

Answer all three parts of the question in your Initial Post: 

(1) Discuss what makes ThalesÂ’ method of knowing distinctly philosophical (as opposed to mythology and religion). 

(2) Explain how ThalesÂ’ approach would be considered radical during his time, yet also simplistic. 

(3) Thales’ approach to making sense of the world would be handled by what academic field(s) of study today?