empiricism

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English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626) 1st Baron Verulam , Bacon , Baron Verulam , Francis Bacon , Sir Francis Bacon , Viscount St. Albans
philosopher who subscribes to empiricism empiricist
English philosopher and economist remembered for his interpretations of empiricism and utilitarianism (1806-1873) John Mill , John Stuart Mill , Mill
form of empiricism that bases all knowledge on perceptual experience (not on intuition or revelation) logical positivism , positivism
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