Birth of F.A. Moritz Schlick, Austrian Philosopher of Logical Positivism

Birth of F.A. Moritz Schlick, Austrian Philosopher of Logical Positivism

F. A. Moritz Schlick
Source: Wikipedia

Timeline of History

History of Philosophy
Countries

Austrian philosopher F. A. Moritz Schlick is born in Berlin, Germany. An important figure in the development of logical positivism in the Vienna Circle, Schlick disagrees with the position of other positivists that ethics cannot be studied scientifically.

F. A. Moritz Schlick argues that, as products of human desires and as a driving force behind human actions, it is possible to say meaningful things about ethics.

Video

Moritz Schlick and Logical Positivism

User comments

There are no user comments for this item.

Ratings (the higher the better)
Interesting
Comment
    Please enter the security code.
 
 
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Tennessee Farmer John Butler, Author of Anti-Evolution Law, Says Scopes Fine is too Small
Georgia Rep. William Upshaw Introduces Anti-Evolution Bill in U.S. Congress
Emperor Diocletian Appoints Maximian as Caesar & Co-Ruler
Temple of Artemis at Ephesus is Burned Down by Herostratus in Quest for Fame
Himmler Admonishes Heydrich about Attacking Werner Heisenberg