Tag: William of Ockham

What is Occam’s Razor?

Ruins of a medieval church on a sunny day

Welcome to another instalment of Friday Philosophy. In this week’s post I’ll present a snapshot of the English friar and theologian William of Ockham. We’ll look his most famous idea, known as Occam’s razor, and I’ll offer a few reflections on the man and… Continue Reading “What is Occam’s Razor?”