The Renaissance, Enlightenment & Empiricism
The Scientific Method of Skepticism
This is a part of my brief series tracing the historical lineage of skepticism and certainty in history. I start with the Hellenic thinkers, then I move to Christendom’s influence, and in this post, I briefly look at the influence of the Enlightenment.
Doubt is an unpleasant condition, but certainty is absurd. — Voltaire