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epistemological turn definition

  • noun:
    • in history of Western philosophy, the shift in philosophical attention from the traditional and medieval focus on motifs of metaphysics to a primary focus on themes and dilemmas relating to human understanding, generally considered to have happened during duration from Descartes (1596-1650) through Kant (1724-1804).
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