WEBVTT 1 00:00:00.760 --> 00:00:06.413 Speaking out objective Greek knowledge is going to be very hard and very foreign to us. We live in an ... 2 00:00:06.413 --> 00:00:12.801 age where everything is subjective, everything is relative, Everything is the eye of the beholder, we are relative in everything. 3 00:00:13.520 --> 00:00:19.568 You could have your opinion so I can have mine. We both kind of understand that there's no such thing ... 4 00:00:19.568 --> 00:00:20.839 as a universal truth. 5 00:00:21.720 --> 00:00:29.998 This goes completely against what Plato and Socrates were talking about. YThey believed that to have any type of knowledge ... 6 00:00:29.998 --> 00:00:34.347 in your mind you had to justify it in a certain way and this 7 00:00:34.800 --> 00:00:43.498 discovery to justified knowledge usually involved Socrates grilling you over and over again. If you said that you were a ... 8 00:00:43.498 --> 00:00:50.121 nurse and you know exacly how the blood pressure will impact the heart, he would grill you to make sure ... 9 00:00:50.121 --> 00:00:57.885 you knew and there was no bias, nothing tainted in your words, there was no cultural influence. You were strictly ... 10 00:00:57.885 --> 00:01:04.887 by the book and universally true no matter what era or what region you were in. That is what objective ... 11 00:01:04.887 --> 00:01:12.860 Greek Knowledge is.it is taking an idea, an object, or thing, and scrunitziing what it is, whats its function, whats ... 12 00:01:12.860 --> 00:01:22.427 its value, whats its nature. Pushing aside all cultural influnces, all religous influences, even all educational influences. Trying to find ... 13 00:01:22.427 --> 00:01:27.418 reasonable and logical and it's objective and moves away from relativism.