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What dOes rationalism mean?

Rationalism means a method or a theory "in which the criterion of the truth is not sensory but intellectual and deductive" (Bourke 263) (according to Wikipedia).

What is rationalism?

In modern Western view, rationalism is 'any view appealing to reason as a source of wisdom'. It is the belief that 'the criterion of truth' is not sensory but 'logical'. In politics, 'rationalism' is a development since Enlightenment that emphasizes… Full Answer