Tag: descartes

84 Could 'cogito ergo sum' possibly be false? 2011-06-07T22:00:57.767

17 What is the modern solution to the mind-body problem for those who still hold the mind is separate? 2011-12-21T16:31:09.547

13 Does the Simulation Argument differ in essence from the Evil Genius puzzle? 2012-12-13T17:53:52.927

12 "Because if you doubt that you're doubting, you're still doubting" - What is the analogous mathematical/logical expression to this sentence? 2012-05-23T21:21:07.530

10 How far can/should one press philosophical doubt? 2016-08-19T02:59:41.267

9 Defenses of Descartes's rationality in regards to "cogito" fallacy? 2014-02-26T03:17:47.137

8 Roko's Basilisk as Descartes' evil genius? 2014-07-30T22:57:23.387

8 Contemporary proponents of Cartesian dualism 2015-04-07T06:05:57.403

8 Where to find Descartes’ violin player analogy? 2019-02-16T16:10:14.127

7 Has there been a Cartesian revolution in mathematics? 2011-12-23T15:00:20.840

7 Descartes' Demon 2017-07-11T21:22:43.747

6 Has Descartes also been analyzed from a psychological point of view, including the circumstances of his time? 2011-12-24T00:33:49.257

6 Can our sense of touch deceive us? 2013-06-01T21:11:15.160

6 How would Descartes respond to Wittgenstein's objection to radical doubt? 2014-08-11T04:19:52.160

6 How does Descartes determine that the idea of God has more objective reality than finite substance? 2015-06-30T05:38:26.547

6 How does Descartes use god in his Meditations? 2015-10-19T00:30:02.303

6 what is the difference between Descartes and Quentin Meillassoux in understanding the term of "Cogito"? 2017-01-01T14:52:39.017

6 Can there be intention without an intender? 2017-01-13T05:44:56.753

6 Did Descartes really doubt the existence of God? 2017-09-22T11:14:08.360

5 Does the concept of existence entail the concept of death? 2011-10-05T02:02:21.813

5 Did Wittgenstein's maxim about doubt and knowing originate from Descartes? 2011-12-23T14:28:26.537

5 Is Descarte putting the cart before the horse when he says 'cogito ergo sum'? 2012-04-11T01:48:38.207

5 Descartes's concept of the Immutability of the Divine Will 2012-05-23T22:28:23.030

5 "I think, therefore I am" - How does "I" establish "I" before "I" can "think"? 2012-06-16T03:23:05.640

5 Does Descartes prove that he isn't dreaming? 2012-10-20T00:34:24.853

5 Does Cogito ergo sum need to be more specific? 2012-10-22T03:25:11.270

5 How does Descartes make contact with the world? 2013-06-01T01:17:22.213

5 Could a philosophical zombie conclude "cogito ergo sum"? 2014-08-05T20:57:21.567

5 Questions on the second meditation by Descartes 2015-06-07T03:44:19.757

5 How was Descartes sure that his doubt was his own? 2016-06-13T11:47:33.720

5 What does Descartes mean by God could alter the truth of mathematical theorems, but not laws of nature? 2016-10-17T03:42:46.030

5 What does Hegel think of Descartes' argument in Meditation 4? 2017-04-21T08:01:32.590

5 Descartes vs Buddha - Was Descartes wrong? 2018-04-19T13:01:40.713

5 Was Descartes the first one to approach metaphysics epistemologically? 2018-06-03T20:39:46.890

5 If Descartes was not a ‘Cartesian’ dualist, who was? 2018-09-22T06:56:02.723

5 What is Descartes arguing for in the text below? 2019-02-05T17:43:37.387

5 Serious arguments against skepticism about the external world? 2019-08-29T19:27:26.020

5 Rationalism and Catholicism / Protestantism 2019-10-05T18:09:44.563

5 Was there a "mechanist" program of early rationalists, like Descartes and Leibniz? 2019-12-04T17:31:08.693

4 Objective reality vs. illusion in Descartes' time 2013-12-24T17:19:27.900

4 What is the analytic-synthetic dilemma concerning existence? 2014-05-04T15:25:18.773

4 What is the relation between Descartes' "lumen naturale", God and logic? 2014-05-04T16:53:33.257

4 Does Descartes' cogito require awareness of thinking? 2014-08-23T13:04:25.587

4 How to understand Nozick's response to Descartes's Skeptical Argument? 2015-06-28T20:14:55.950

4 What historical or doctrinal problems provoked Descartes' "Cogito"? 2015-10-09T13:40:58.833

4 What is a simple book summarizing Cartesian philosophy? 2016-01-17T21:48:57.347

4 Who was Descartes trying to refute when he came up with his cogito? 2016-01-19T05:56:08.963

4 How do I read the SEP citations for a particular author where there are numbers at the end of the sentence as a citation? 2016-10-19T04:34:15.660

4 Did Descartes view "cogito ergo sum" as applying only to himself? 2016-11-28T01:31:07.857

4 Clear and distinct 2017-01-04T20:27:08.207

4 Descartes and why the mind is perceived more evidently than the body 2017-03-11T16:50:29.200

4 Why can't I doubt that I am doubting? 2017-11-10T13:53:21.893

4 Is there a flaw in my construction of Descartes' argument? 2018-02-23T20:27:52.883

4 Did Descartes believe arguments for Euclid's parallel postulate were cogent? 2019-12-21T00:09:16.310

4 What happened to ( aristotelian) substantial forms in cartesian ontology? On which ground ( metaphysical or physical) are they rejected? 2020-05-13T09:46:40.797

4 Descartes and his taxonomy of ideas 2020-12-29T19:54:44.000

3 What were Descartes's justifications for the human ability to doubt, and why did he think it was so important? 2012-05-04T03:16:35.850

3 In regard to Rene Descartes' Meditations, if there existed an all powerful evil demon, why couldn't it trick you into believing you exist? 2014-08-20T11:23:30.573

3 Whose major work was influenced by Descartes? 2014-09-10T10:57:35.610

3 Descartes argument on animals 2014-10-16T05:09:57.940

3 Descartes forth meditation: The role of god in the process of judgment making 2014-12-06T04:19:49.073

3 Why doesn't Parmenides argument hold for fields - or does it? 2015-03-29T18:38:00.577

3 In Descartes "Meditations on First Philosophy", what does the title "first philosophy" mean? 2015-04-06T19:32:54.980

3 What is res in res cogitans or res extensa? 2015-09-10T19:37:38.000

3 Which substance is time associated with in Descartes' philosophy, mental or corporeal? 2015-09-10T21:31:03.047

3 How have philosophers from Descartes to Kant understood the soul? 2015-11-27T17:43:19.020

3 Metaphysically, what comes before the cognitive ability to make distinctions? 2016-03-11T01:09:56.953

3 for Descartes, God is guarantee of truth, why do i make mistakes? 2016-05-16T18:12:33.300

3 Descartes' views on species 2017-02-19T17:33:40.697

3 In Wittgenstein's Picture theory, why is self-awareness (e.g. Cogito ergo sum in Descartes) not an a priori true atomic thought? 2017-03-15T17:32:34.240

3 Ontologically closed statements 2017-05-21T21:23:58.400

3 What are some good forums or places to discuss original ideas on philosophy? 2017-08-17T09:15:33.820

3 How did Wittgenstein reject the Cogito or Cartesian dualism? Can I get the specific sources? 2017-12-19T10:36:31.917

3 Descartes' Theory of Innate Ideas 2018-04-04T20:55:33.663

3 Cartesian dualist and dualist 2018-07-12T04:35:18.890

3 Why does the dream argument posit that the senses are untrustworthy when it's the mind that is being tricked? 2018-07-14T20:28:32.830

3 My first thought is always: I AM 2018-09-14T09:14:32.240

3 Descartes and embodiment 2018-10-12T20:31:06.203

3 free will without evil 2018-11-30T16:14:46.497

3 Descartes on Llull's logic 2019-01-06T16:58:53.777

3 Does Descartes' internalism make him vulnerable to scepticism? 2019-01-22T19:27:34.867

3 How does Descartes argue that mind and body are different substances if mind can exist without a body? 2019-08-13T18:28:36.367

3 Sum ergo cogito? 2019-08-24T04:24:03.417

3 Is 'cogito ergo sum' an example of begging the question? 2019-11-14T03:19:16.670

3 Why was Descartes' Demon "Evil"? 2019-11-27T08:50:37.287

3 Why is mind/body duality so widely accepted? 2020-08-04T16:48:46.907

3 Was the notion of mind-body dualism invented, or at least popularized, by Rene Descartes? 2020-10-24T16:35:36.467

2 Underlying logical structure behind Descartes' Ontological argument? 2011-12-22T01:24:33.660

2 Is the Cartesian methodological doubt deeply flawed? 2012-01-20T12:21:09.870

2 Descartes's *Cogito* from a modern, rigorous perspective 2012-05-30T22:55:13.063

2 Relativism and 'I think, therefore I am' 2012-07-28T10:34:19.443

2 What are Kant's critiques of Hume's and Descartes's conceptions of the self? 2014-01-11T15:34:24.220

2 "cogito ergo sum" and then...? 2014-03-24T21:59:53.843

2 How do res cogitans and res extensa interact? 2014-09-14T14:53:31.630

2 Sartre and the cogito 2015-05-07T17:10:25.160

2 In what writings did Bertrand Russell criticize the epistemology of Rene Descartes? 2015-06-29T18:28:02.877

2 Is Lacanian subjectivity relational? 2015-07-01T22:34:18.950

2 How does Descartes justify his supposition that 'motion' is conserved? 2015-09-10T20:30:12.967

2 Besides the Cartesian Circle, what flaws are there in Descartes' use of God 2015-10-21T14:34:41.677