Tag: existence

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

63 Why is there something instead of nothing? 2011-07-20T11:09:05.410

35 How can one differentiate nonexistent entities? 2011-08-17T18:22:00.987

27 What arguments would support a secular pro-life position? 2014-05-01T23:29:54.233

27 Being alive today: the most improbable coincidence? 2018-06-17T09:30:46.113

23 Is willful ignorance about one's own mortality escapism? 2018-06-25T00:01:35.447

18 Can something come out of nothing or not? Why? 2013-09-17T14:15:00.410

18 If you place a pencil in an opaque box and close the box, does the pencil exist? 2019-02-13T06:24:36.887

16 Why do things have a front and a back? 2014-10-11T23:27:18.040

14 Proving that man is not born with certain skills? 2011-11-30T02:58:54.213

13 Can one prove a negative existential claim? 2012-09-16T01:24:12.087

13 Could it be possible that the universe doesn't exist? 2014-12-22T07:15:51.743

12 How should we understand the teletransportation thought experiment? 2012-03-20T13:19:40.430

11 What is the meaning of "meaning of life" and why do people seek it? 2014-05-20T20:02:16.317

11 Can we logically prove that anything exists? 2018-08-04T12:52:20.747

10 How well did Aristotle feel his belief in the eternity of the universe was established? 2012-02-23T07:15:04.537

10 How do the meanings of *to exist*, *to be*, and *real* differ? 2014-03-29T10:14:48.593

9 In what sense if any could something without mass or energy exist? 2011-09-30T20:00:49.420

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

9 Why isn't existence a predicate? 2015-03-08T20:46:00.797

9 Does fictional discourse pose special difficulties for logic? 2017-10-02T15:24:29.353

8 What is the meaning of "predicate" in this definition? 2013-01-06T08:48:29.020

8 Is there a difference between things that can't be interacted with and things that don't exist? 2016-11-23T22:16:50.577

8 What are the counterexamples to Kant's argument that existence is not a predicate? 2017-03-07T15:25:55.567

8 How to disprove "I'm entitled to my opinion" 2018-12-12T01:22:41.930

7 Proof Universe Came From Nothing? 2012-09-12T17:04:47.197

7 How to express Kant's notion of existence on first-order logic according to Ayer? 2013-04-22T17:57:37.880

7 Consciousness without thoughts or feelings? 2014-08-13T21:08:01.377

7 What is objective morality? 2015-12-16T04:47:56.847

7 How is existence in presentism reconciled with relativity of simultaneity? 2016-06-09T06:36:23.400

7 What is the logical structure of this argument by a Hindu philosopher about causation? 2016-08-23T06:28:17.100

7 Are "to exist" and "to have being" the same? 2017-02-08T23:45:34.047

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

7 How does being come into being? How does existence come into existence? 2018-04-27T21:29:05.753

6 What is the difference between existing in the mind and non-physical existence? 2011-07-22T18:53:53.880

6 Are there any other things like 'Cogito ergo sum' that we can be certain of? 2014-06-16T07:04:20.223

6 Is the universe just a mathematical construct? 2014-07-15T02:06:38.113

6 Existence vs tertium non datur 2014-09-12T09:18:03.543

6 Is it possible to prove that the universe either is or isn't a simulation? 2015-05-29T21:50:22.220

6 Absolute Truth - Is there existence? 2015-08-04T21:58:29.983

6 Why does the philosophy concerned with the problem of negative existential statements not make use of mental representations to solve it? 2016-01-16T22:20:07.610

6 What does it mean for something to exist? 2016-06-28T19:35:52.250

6 For Husserl, how can we know things in themselves? 2017-09-13T23:52:00.310

6 Is there a philosophical principle stating that everything that can be imagined can possibly / must necessarily exist? 2018-06-13T11:25:55.947

6 Wanted references to the Phillip K Dick Total Recall (1990) paradox 2019-10-08T07:06:26.340

5 If ontology is theory of existence, then what is theory of essence? 2011-07-25T11:39:42.953

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

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

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

5 Nothingness cannot be. Does that imply something must be? 2013-09-26T19:13:49.163

5 If there is life, then there is more complex life as well? 2013-12-18T23:35:05.453

5 Eastern philosophy for a Western audience 2014-01-07T16:30:04.833

5 Existence of abstract objects for a physicalist 2014-04-16T19:08:35.210

5 Death: A finite ending? 2014-04-20T09:44:07.800

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

5 Is being logical for our Universe, is the only possible option? 2014-09-25T21:16:02.443

5 Is "God does not exist; therefore, the argument for God's existence is not sound" fallacious? 2015-03-29T12:35:06.087

5 Does anything you can think of exist? 2016-01-06T22:09:12.073

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

5 If turtles see everything, and nothing seen can see, does it follow that non-turtles exist? 2019-03-02T06:29:34.050

5 Is existence essential to God? 2019-06-01T09:40:26.837

4 Is it possible to show that something does not exist? 2013-11-15T13:15:20.483

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

4 What does it mean for an object to exist? 2014-06-14T18:30:13.323

4 Do some things not exist? 2014-08-13T15:22:46.200

4 Does the concept of infinity mean we have already 'been'? 2014-09-20T04:13:09.820

4 How can we prove something exists? 2015-05-12T08:54:02.443

4 Movies on philosophy similar to "Waking Life"? 2016-05-24T08:32:48.340

4 Isn't biocentrism just a simple deduction from subjectivism? 2016-12-16T01:32:44.477

4 What is existence and what kinds of it can be distinguished? 2017-09-29T07:22:37.763

4 What is the purpose of a high in terms of it being created or intended by a creator 2018-02-16T19:50:57.120

4 Books/resources on non-existence 2018-06-17T22:39:55.333

4 Does Valberg's "personal horizon" entail life after death? 2018-10-13T12:52:48.283

4 How to denote the idea of nothingness in formal terms? 2019-09-07T10:08:22.143

4 Explaining the existence of the cosmos 2019-11-02T18:40:23.643

3 Is illogical = not logical? 2011-08-17T03:47:38.113

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 Is it necessary/possible to prove that facts exist? 2014-01-29T23:34:43.727

3 Does existence precede quiddity? 2014-02-26T06:25:18.690

3 Could our universe simply be abstract mathematical existence? 2014-04-02T20:40:40.820

3 Illogical part of universe 2014-05-09T08:24:09.050

3 Why do we have a problem about understanding the concept of the "empty set"? 2014-07-24T19:58:37.923

3 Philosophically, what are ways in which one can define "intelligence" in general? 2014-08-13T21:44:57.167

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 What's the force of Leibniz' worry in "The Ultimate Origin of Things"? 2015-03-11T17:20:20.170

3 Quine's "to be is to be the value of a bound variable" 2015-05-11T14:14:29.657

3 What is the difference between ∃ (existence) and A (actuality)? 2016-04-16T19:57:03.043

3 Axioms of change and time? 2016-09-30T18:07:25.117

3 Does the simulation hypothesis confuse discovering with inventing? 2016-10-06T22:40:04.847

3 What is existence for existentialists? 2016-11-03T04:30:59.270

3 What is the philosophical significance of the First Law of Thermodynamics? 2017-12-19T13:16:25.627

3 Does inexistence exist? 2018-04-11T14:03:02.740

3 Is it possible to be 100% certain of the existence of reality? 2018-08-06T17:01:53.637

3 'Thanks, but no thanks' - God and my existence 2018-08-24T08:28:43.330

3 What does the term "ego" really mean? 2018-10-07T06:50:41.960

3 How does this anthropic principle argument from Schopenhauer make any sense? 2018-12-06T14:41:49.147

3 Understanding 'existence' and 'being' in debates about ordinary objects 2019-04-20T14:07:22.390

3 How is 'existence' defined? 2019-05-30T06:35:09.100

3 Are there philosophers who argue for a close connection between consciousness and existence? 2019-05-30T20:47:39.397