PODCAST EPISODE

Doubt And The Scientific Method

Social Skills Coaching

Nov 15 2021 • 11 mins


René Descartes is sometimes known as the father of modern philosophy, and sometimes as the father of the modern Scientific Method. It was his usage of doubt as a tool that led to his significance in both fields. He believed that deduction and direct observation was the only path to truth, and thus everything contained a degree of uncertainty which was not tested.

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