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1

Emile Durkheim

“the cult of the individual”

2

Albert Einstein

time is relative to the individual

3

Karl Popper

scientific theories should always be subject to falsification, be aware of how your hypothesis can deconstructed

4

Kurt Gödel

“I don’t believe in empirical science. I only believe in a priori truth”

5

Alan Turing

Turing Test= can a machine think?

6

B. F. Skinner

radical behaviourism = how to explain your behaviour without using explanations involving psychology/mental properties

7

Thomas Kuhn

progression is not the end of scientific discovery

8

Paul Feyerabend

For is it not possible that science as we know it today, or a "search for the truth" in the style of traditional philosophy, will create a monster?

9

W.V.O Quine

“science is not a substitute for common sense, but as an extension”

10

Hannah Arendt

Banality of Evil “The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their mind about good or evil.”

11

Gerda Lerner

patriarchy is a created system ∴ it can be unmade

12

G.K. Chesterton

“But the Nietzsche will is quite equally frozen by his view that all special actions are good; for if all special actions are good, none of them are special”

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.”