Mathematical connotations of the word 'rational', which
contains the word "ratio", suggests rational thought embodies the certainty of
A rational number is any number that can be expressed as
the quotient or fraction of two integers,
a numerator and a non-zero
A rational number is a real number in that both express
symbolically 'something' materially quantifiable within
This is not true with
as there is nothing materially quantifiable as thought only involves
abstraction of sensory
Rational thought, or reason, is
elevated to a supernatural province abstracted from
the noumenon -
abstracted, that is, from nature.
the faculty of reason seems unique to human
beings, human beings consider it proof of the human ascent above
"The more we rely on reason,
the farther above nature we ascend;
hence the dream of
the perfectly rational
society as the pinnacle of human progress.
A 'rational' decision is one
made free from emotional attachement.
Reflection reveals that such
objectivity is impossible." -
rational is defined as:a
of sound mind; sane
being guided by the
having or exercising the ability to reason
with or based on or using reason
associated with or requiring the use of
capable of being expressed as a quotient of
consistent with or based on reason;
A fractional number
n/d, where n and d are integers, n is the numerator and d is the denominator.
The set of all rational numbers is usually called Q. Computers do not usually
deal with rational numbers but instead convert them to real numbers which are
represented (approximately in some cases) as floating-point numbers.
evolution of rational thought
Not much evidence of rational
thought until people started building cities.
records, systems of
storage and distribution of resources
show when and how the 'rational' part of
the minds of men took control.
Emotional ways of
thinking and symbolic mythological
thought has been characterized by rationalists as 'irrational'.
Rationality does breed
"For he that fights
and runs away, may live to fight another day."
assumptions, emotional fervor, and
blind faith do not.
"Onward - to our noble deaths
In a world where
hostile conflicts are common and
a matter of life or
death, rationality might not be so
zealot guided by supernatural powers - be they
zombie - is a difficult
opponent to overcome.
know your homeland as the
abode of your god you will defend it more passionately than if it is merely
the place you hang out.
Rationality may be
advantageous when you have lots of information.
fragmentary and requires considerable interpolation to build up
worldview, being rational may not be as effective as
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