Posts Tagged ‘ Sociology of Knowledge ’

63: Oh Say, What Is Truth?

December 7, 2011
63: Oh Say, What Is Truth?

We Mormons have heard it countless times: “I know the Church is true?” But what does ┬áthis mean? Heck, even more basic, what does “true” mean? In this podcast, host Dan Wotherspoon and panelists Joanna Brooks, Dennis Potter, and Rhett Tenney take a deep dive into these questions. Explorations include overviews of major philosophical approaches, especially those most relevant to thinking about religious beliefs and practices, the shifts in thinking that in the past century have revolutionized thought about the nature of truth, including strong recognition of the way we all inhabit discourses that shape our views of truth and…

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