Consciousness

What is Belief?

Everyone has beliefs—some are simple and basic (e.g., my name, age), others complex and controversial (e.g., God? Soul? Politics? Morality?). But what is the concept of 'belief'? What does it take for some statement to be a 'belief'? And what distinguishes among 'belief', 'true belief', and 'knowledge'? Before asking what we believe, let's understand 'belief'.

 

What is Belief?

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