The Virtue Of An Open Mind?
Is an Open Mind an Exercise in Relativism?
It is virtuous to be open-minded, right? Well, maybe not. At least about some things.
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Here is the deal. Being open-minded or close-minded, in and of itself, is morally neutral. It is kind of like faith. Having faith, for the sake of having faith, means nothing. The question is, what is the object of your faith? Likewise, what are you open-minded or close-minded about?
Read the remainder of the essay from The Dawn Treader here.