A prime consideration in attempting to explain the strength of the commitment to education about the environment is the fact that we all hold, often uncritically, a number of presuppositions
about curriculum and classroom practice which tend to influence or constrain our education-related actions.
Dussel's argument raises several important considerations in the study of the epistemic and normative presuppositions
of European modernity.
Scientific text presupposition
may be textual and general scientific one.
As stated earlier, the unit of analysis for the present essay is linguistic presupposition
, which can be defined as an implicit assumption about the world or background belief upon which the truth of a statement hinges.
Bateson wrote that Americans (with whom, it should be noted, he lived and worked quite happily), 'have a strange response to any articulate statement of presupposition
We all have endless numbers of unconscious presuppositions
that we need to seek out, bring to the conscious level, proceed to analyze, and judge (krinein) whether they are valid or not.
Two of the papers are on the topic of negation and a third is on the sister topic of presupposition
It is the presupposition
of a radical break between two forms of intelligence.
But what the questioner may not understand is that the doubter's non-absolutism is essentially a challenge to the very presuppositions
upon which the questions are based: the existence of certain knowledge and absolute truth.
No wonder the secular high priesthood needs a federal judge to outlaw any possible mentioning in public schools that there might be a divine origin to life, rather than the blind-chance presupposition
of Darwinists (as happened in the Pennsylvania case referred to above).
So finally he implicitly questions once again the primary presupposition
of all who work at reading culture through literature: how valid and reliable are literary presentations of a society we are contemplating?
one 8 hour day) trainings on diversity, and the presupposition
that only White males could benefit from this training.
As is usual with people who peddle this opinion,his arguments are based wholly on presupposition
and not at all on facts or statistics.
But Cranmer challenged every presupposition
of the world in which he grew up," Mr.
Philip Pettit, in his chapter "The Virtual Reality of Homo Economicus," begins analyzing this typical presupposition
of economics; then, he shows that it is not applicable to all human actions; he thus proposes a conciliation explaining its how and when.