-Able to formulate propositions of many sorts.
-Beings with a mind
-Self-consciousness and self-awareness
-Only animal that is aware of our mortality
-Is education inverted
-involves causing people to hold certain beliefs
-the content being indoctorinated are propositions or postulates that cannot be
demonstrated to be unquestionably true (involve in imparting of doctrinal beliefs).
-causes someone to have an unshakable belief in what are in fact unprovable
propositions. (making beliefs stick)
-done with non-rational means. -must have the intention of implanting these unshakable beliefs.
-It is culture and education free
-No relation to intelligence and