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1Whitehead claims that philosophy is the search for the solution to a problem The problem is that throughout generations models used to analyze nature become outdated so to speak This creates doubt in the systematic evaluation of nature which leads to philosophical inquiry into the interwoven concepts of nature and those of life and mind2Dewey claims that all experience objects have a double aspect The first is the individual object complete in itself It is the final unchanging concept of the object The second aspect is the potentiality of the object to influence future interactions and experiences Immediately and directly objects are just what they are however the interactions of the object in future experiences is uncertain and therefor the difference arises4Dewey states that taste is worthy of dispute as long as by disputing taste you are referring to reflective inquiry He also states that taste and preference reveals an individual more completely than anything else5The beginning of wisdom for Dewey is the moment science was realized to be indifferent to its external uses Science itself does not discriminate from one situation to another The same method is applied for each investigation 6Whitehead states that philosophy is the voyage toward the larger generalities By this statement he is suggesting that science is more focused on detail than philosophy while philosophy focuses on the larger picture and putting the pieces together In the early stages of science it was not easily distinguished from philosophy because the general ideas were being questioned1 By Deweys claim that religious belief was not the key opposition to Darwin he is looking at religion from the point of view that religious beliefs tend to be conservative That is instead of creating their own beliefs they attach their beliefs to the current beliefs of the day Religion therefor adds its own twist to the popular thought of the time period in question He does state however that religion added
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