Methodology, Tests of Truth

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Dr. King discusses Henry Nelson Wieman's test of truth in religion described in "The Source of Human Good."

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Methodology, Tests of Truth
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[Inserted in Margin: Methodology, Tests of Truth (Wieman)] For Wieman the test of truth in religion is the same as in the field of philosophy [Crossed Out: MS: illegible] science and common sense. The tests of truth are three- observation, agreement between observes, and coherence. Observation, for Wieman, is always a series of perceptual events in which selective attention distinguishes a structure of [interrelatedness?] running through the series (see 181 F + 212)
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