The coming of the western enlightenment and the subsequent modernity that it birthed has been the biggest ontological shift in human understanding since the birth of God and Christianity.

It is this ontological shift that has given the western world its dominance. The west is dominant because of the way in which it acquires knowledge and its understanding of what knowledge is. In philosophy, discussions around knowledge and how it is acquired are called epistemological. Epistemological discussions mostly take place in the philosophy of science, where philosophers discuss the methodologies and practice behind systems of knowledge.

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Tony Thomas

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