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본 문서는 2017년도 TOK Final Essay 자료입니다. 저의 Knowledge Question 은 “Should key events in the historical development of areas
of knowledge always be judged by standards of their time?” 이고, 실제 파이널 결과에서 좋은 점수를 받았습니다.
One key characteristic regarding historical developments of knowledge is establishing consistent facts, which can be judged as significant both individually and collectively. Naturally, we seek to develop our understanding of knowledge by either acquiring new facts or improving existing theories. Although knowledge gained based on facts is objective, the range of attributing value in certain areas such as the sciences vary over time. Sciences provide sophisticated theories based on hypotheses tested by repeated laboratory or thought experiments. To consider events in the historical development of sciences as key events requires recognition of innovative ideas that often bring a radical change in an era. In this essay, I will examine whether historical development of sciences can always be judged validly when using the standards of their time by focusing on science combined with areas such as religious knowledge, ethics and human sciences.
Judging historical events involves assessing factors such as validity, reliability, inevitability and significance. The notion in the title include words ‘should’ and ‘always’ which indirectly questions the validity of previous standards by using modern criteria that leads to …
- 총 페이지수: 9 pages
- 과목명: Theory of Knowledge
- 주제: Should key events in the historical development of areas of knowledge always be judged by standards of their time?
- The file is in MS Word format
Uploaded on 2018/03/09
TOK Final Essay **Grade A **