rational

Linked Glossary of Terms
(references to De Wijsbegeerte der Wetsidee, unless indicated. See concordance for correlation with pages in the New Critique. The concordance is in pdf format.)

rational
rationality
rationalism
rationalistic II, 497

NC I, 13 (rationalistic-metaphysical way)

supra-rational “Het dilemma voor het christelijk wijsgeerig denken en het critisch karakter van de Wijsbegeerte der Wetsidee,” Philosophia Reformata 1 (1936), 1-16 [“Dilemma”] at 15.Refers to ‘boven-redelijk.’

Rationality is related to our logical analytical function. Rationalism is the absolutization of this aspect. Irrationalism is the absolutization of other non-rational aspects, such as feeling.

Revised Sept 25/07

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