Posted: Jun 01, 2011 1:29 pm
by Cito di Pense
Sweenith wrote:
But rationalism as such makes no exclusions with respect to empirical evidence - it merely affirms that we have both—knowledge which is a priori (known independently from our experience), as well as a posteriori knowledge (attained via exp).

That version of rationalism imports a kind of poorly-disguised dualism, in the form of a priori knowledge. What else could it be?