Epistemology
epub |eng | | Author:Simon Blackburn

PART II VARIETIES OF ENQUIRY 7 TRUTHS OF TASTE; TRUTH IN ART It may seem strange to start with this domain. Questions of taste are often thought not to admit ...
( Category: Epistemology August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Barry Allen

Walking, Talking, Making Tools: Spandrels in Human Evolution Three moments of human evolution have attracted a lot of thought: bipedalism, the first stone tools, and language. I want to discuss ...
( Category: Epistemology July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Potter, Elizabeth, Alcoff, Linda

Notes Research for this paper was supported by a Glassboro State College Faculty Research Grant. Its central argument, which uses a communal account of evidence to support the view that ...
( Category: Epistemology July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-04 | Author:Immanuel Kant [Kant, Immanuel]

SECOND DIVISION DIALECTIC OF THE AESTHETICAL JUDGEMENT Table of Contents § 55 A faculty of Judgement that is to be dialectical must in the first place be rationalising, i.e. its ...
( Category: Epistemology March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-09 | Author:Kevin McCain [McCain, Kevin]

5.2 THE INTERVENTIONIST ACCOUNT OF CAUSATION Before constructing the interventionist account of the basing relation, it is important to be clear about some of the general features of the interventionist ...
( Category: Epistemology March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-05-14 | Author:Ferrara, Alessandro;

The Republican Challenge In the preceding sections I have questioned the thesis that republicanism poses a challenge for other conceptions of politics by way of articulating a distinctive notion of ...
( Category: Epistemology March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-13 | Author:Immanuel Kant [Kant, Immanuel]

SECOND DIVISION DIALECTIC OF THE AESTHETICAL JUDGEMENT Table of Contents § 55 A faculty of Judgement that is to be dialectical must in the first place be rationalising, i.e. its ...
( Category: Epistemology March 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-11 | Author:Duncan Pritchard

p.128 The third historically popular proof of God’s existence is the so-called design argument (sometimes referred to as the teleological argument, in that it appeals to an apparent purpose, or ...
( Category: Epistemology March 14,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anne Reboul

20.3 Many Worlds? As mentioned above, the term “measurement problem” is misleading: This problem has nothing to do with measurement in particular. It concerns the empirical content of quantum mechanics ...
( Category: Semantics March 12,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-31 | Author:Merleau-Ponty, Maurice;

LECTURE 3 Exploring the World of Perception: Sensory Objects Let us turn now from our examination of space to the objects which fill that space. If we consult a classical ...
( Category: Epistemology March 7,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Arp [Arp, Robert]

19 Satanic Metal—So Bad It’s Good NICK JONES Can worshipping the Devil and doing evil in His name ever be a good thing? Yes. When it comes to Satanic heavy ...
( Category: Horror & Supernatural March 2,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gardner, Sebastian.

Transcendental Arguments, Transcendental Idealism and Kant’s Reply to the Skeptic It is worth now considering in a little more detail a set of closely related and controversial general issues surrounding ...
( Category: Epistemology February 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-21 | Author:Julian Baggini [Baggini, Julian]

6. Creative truths In 2005, President George W. Bush stood on the deck of USS Abraham Lincoln and declared ‘mission accomplished’ in Iraq. Well, not quite. Bush never uttered those ...
( Category: Social Philosophy February 27,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Eleanor Gordon-Smith

I’ve said so much about why we might mistrust coherent stories, so let me end this story with three bare facts. When I spoke to Alex last, he and Clinton ...
( Category: Epistemology February 27,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Abrol Fairweather

2 The Problem Plausible as they are, the four principles together lead to a contradiction, as shown by the following argument. We start by assuming that Inductivism is true: 1. ...
( Category: Epistemology February 19,2020 )