These are the worldviews that we studied this week in English class.
Rationalism: The belief that opinions and actions should be based on reason and knowledge not on religious belief or responses.
Atheism: The belief that there is no God.
Humanism: The belief that man is the measure of all things.
Theism: The belief that God created the world; along with the idea that God is omniscient omnipotent and omnipresent.
Naturalism: Teaches: God is irrelevant, evolutionary change is inevitable man is autonomous self centuries will himself, education is the guide to life science is the ultimate provider for knowledge.
Nihilism: Pilospjiscal nostion which argues that the world is without objective meaning, purpose, comprehensible truth, or essential value.
Pragmatism: It signifies the insistence on usefulness or practical consequences as atess of truth.
Deism: Belief in the existence of a supreme being, specifically of a creator who does not intervene in the universe.
Postmodernism: It stems from recognition that reality is constructed as the mind tries to understand its own personal reality.
Materialism: All things are composed of material and all phenomena are the result of material interactions; mater is the only substance.
NewAgePantheism: All is one. There is no ultimate distinctions between humans, animals, or the rest of creation.
Hedonism: All actions can be based on how much pleasure and how little pain they produce. (pleasure over pain)
Socialism: Socialism refers to a broad array of doctrines that imagines a socio-economic system in which property and the distribution of wealth are subject to social control.
Transcendentalism: Teaches that divinity pervades all nature and humanity.