Tag: materialism

22 What is the difference between naturalism and materialism? 2012-03-13T21:53:41.187

14 Why do modern materialists tend to favor determinism? 2015-12-14T23:17:27.057

14 Is there a causal influence of the mental on the physical? 2016-02-25T05:44:39.227

12 Can someone be an atheist and subscribe to substance dualism at the same time? 2015-02-25T21:50:35.423

12 How do materialists respond to the thought experiment of the perception of blue and red colors being swapped? 2018-04-05T16:08:23.930

10 How did materialists historically fit magnetism into their model? 2012-12-15T03:33:16.587

9 Was there support for panpsychism among the Romantic poets? 2014-03-04T19:46:31.380

8 How did George Berkeley justify his disbelief in matter? 2016-07-13T16:32:21.897

8 Please explain perspectivism to me 2016-09-01T01:03:56.947

8 Why is the statement about "Freewill is an illusion" considered profound? 2021-01-17T07:12:39.790

7 What are the problems with the argument for the mind-body dualism from immateriality of thoughts? 2016-01-06T03:38:24.437

7 What is the difference between Naturalism and Physicalism? 2016-01-28T19:14:00.083

7 How can Marx be a materialist yet still speak of a human "essence" in his theory of alienation? 2016-08-17T03:33:04.653

7 If all we see is the sensible world, what are the proofs to affirm that matter exists? 2021-02-14T08:58:45.870

6 What Does Being Spiritual Mean? 2014-05-07T21:01:34.440

6 Does science provide the most accurate depiction of reality for analyzing and describing an accurate worldview? 2018-01-14T08:32:41.600

5 What are the rebuttals (if any) to Berkeley's dismissal of "primary qualities"? 2014-04-22T02:33:32.957

5 Does the existence of colors give evidence against materialism? 2014-05-15T03:54:00.607

5 Are there any physicalist arguments against strong AI? 2014-06-12T13:10:23.460

5 How materialism can be consistent in the context of qualia and simplicity? 2014-11-14T17:38:16.223

5 Is there a word for the idea that the world is "a collection of collections"? 2015-12-30T11:57:00.390

5 Does materialism presuppose that a self is a bundle of mental states and perceptions? 2016-01-27T18:05:03.827

5 Thomas Nagels critique of materialism 2017-04-22T11:40:55.027

5 Henry George vs. Karl Marx 2019-09-30T11:09:38.597

5 Productive Forces vs. Conditions of Bourgeois Property 2019-11-19T00:10:46.630

5 What do philosophers mean when they say qualia do not exist? 2020-05-20T09:59:27.367

4 Dialectical materialism outside Marxism 2013-04-23T03:39:21.703

4 Are there any replies to Searle's philosophy of mind but Bennett's and Hacker's? 2013-06-13T12:14:41.933

4 Are methodological individualism and materialism compatible? 2013-12-09T22:12:24.323

4 Can a materialist accept indeterminism? Can a reductionist? 2015-12-12T00:54:57.540

4 Can a rationalist ever be a materialist? 2016-03-11T17:39:52.970

4 Is the Phaedo relevant to a materialist? 2017-01-24T18:03:32.890

4 Paradox for permanent bodies? 2018-01-23T12:32:12.807

4 Would there be free will if we assume a stochastic component in the decision making? 2018-02-24T19:48:11.843

3 What unique ideas does speculative realism present? 2013-11-29T00:26:51.777

3 Did Hegel propagate the concept of dialectical materialism? 2013-12-20T09:59:45.227

3 If materialism is true, then what accounts for pleasure and pain? 2014-11-12T20:52:15.483

3 Is there a term for materialistic non-determinism? 2015-01-08T05:15:11.580

3 Has Marxism been refuted as philosophy? 2015-08-29T00:10:29.057

3 How does Materialism provide response to the kantian split between noumena and phenomena? 2016-06-17T17:10:01.503

3 Materialism/consumerism in philosophy 2016-11-09T19:51:51.817

3 Can overthinking be harmful? 2016-11-09T22:20:21.620

3 How can Christian heaven be interpreted as a part of materialist ontology? 2016-12-18T22:56:00.217

3 Is there any research into the ethics of immediate gratification? 2017-03-08T03:42:58.960

3 Does science forces us to embrace materialism? 2018-01-24T12:20:32.637

3 What is the difference between idealism and materialism? 2018-02-11T13:19:45.390

3 If morality comes from our body, why does it contradict it? 2018-03-07T17:36:57.213

3 Nature of Logic and Mathematics, and its relationship with God and materialism 2018-04-25T05:13:40.680

3 Making It with Death: The complicity of Phenomenology with Effort 2018-12-13T23:21:46.807

3 Can science prove or provide evidence that the brain is the source of the mind 2019-03-28T20:12:18.197

3 What does the experience of free will imply in a materialistic worldview? 2019-07-04T00:31:10.077

3 How can complex material systems emerge in ways that allow them to transcend fundamental material structures? 2019-11-29T01:49:30.580

2 Is materialism actually material? 2013-03-28T01:17:36.703

2 About atheism and secularism and what exactly they are 2014-10-06T20:20:20.827

2 Speculative realism: Does changing law of nature collapse the ancestral argument? 2015-01-23T12:25:42.160

2 What would Dawkins say about other minds? 2015-02-13T18:16:21.540

2 Should we allow metaphysical explanations as a possibility in scientific inquiry? 2016-06-05T21:25:22.267

2 What are the best arguments against substance dualism? 2016-07-02T13:04:13.113

2 Questions about personal identity and materialism with QM and spacetime 2018-01-14T21:21:59.910

2 Do materialists today consider physical forces as created from matter? 2018-02-19T09:45:53.423

2 is there an any practical application of dialectical materialism? 2018-03-27T23:17:50.497

2 Do objective improvements to descriptive ethics always improve normative ethics? 2018-05-14T13:18:07.710

2 Is injustice the "Achilles Heel" of materialism? 2018-05-15T16:50:00.473

2 Can physical aspects of the brain reveal everything about what one's subjective experience is like? 2018-08-20T19:06:57.703

2 Why do the limits to the computation of the universe appear to us as fundamental physical constants? 2018-09-21T22:41:13.820

2 How can a non-Materialist Atheist explain the Universe's creation without God(s)? 2018-12-07T19:42:16.467

2 Is everything that exists an actual entity? 2019-03-23T21:51:49.670

2 Can any philosophy of mind be empirically verified? 2019-07-11T19:57:33.527

2 Why is “The Name of the Rose” by Umberto Eco often regarded as postmodern? 2020-01-14T15:25:15.580

2 Does Marx make a metaphysical/ontological argument for Materialism anywhere? 2020-09-14T16:00:07.527

2 How do we explain the brain's ability of thinking about non-materialistic concepts? 2020-12-26T21:19:06.637

1 About determinism and any relevant views 2015-01-08T06:24:27.703

1 What does immaterial mean for Aristotle? 2016-06-03T18:20:26.917

1 What is the argument that materialism has to assume it's false in order to prove that it's true? 2016-09-27T17:38:57.090

1 What is the difference between mechanism and materialism? 2016-11-11T10:28:37.943

1 How can one say that only matter exists without presupposing the idea of existence/being? 2017-05-31T15:48:09.030

1 Should we think twice about dualism? 2018-07-23T13:55:29.047

1 What did Bohm exactly mean when he said that mind and matter were the same? 2019-06-11T17:12:23.137

1 If each of our thoughts is entirely determined by the brain, can there be free will or a soul? 2019-07-25T23:10:26.300

1 Source of Godel's quote on materialism 2019-09-05T06:54:39.990

1 Struggling with understanding Platonic idealism and idealism in general 2020-05-22T23:01:28.757

0 Can information be thought without a physical realisation? 2013-12-31T00:31:44.847

0 How can free will be reconciled with materialism? 2016-11-13T01:15:19.460

0 Is materialism really an ontological position or is it an epistemic one? 2016-12-14T22:42:42.983

0 What (if anything) is wrong with Searle's analogy?"..." 2017-07-27T02:24:32.947

0 Agential Realism and diffractive reading to analysis a specific topic 2019-05-26T13:04:04.147

0 Is there a reason to know? 2019-05-30T05:53:50.557

0 Is materialism a philosophy accepted by the majority in western societies? 2019-06-01T10:39:10.407

0 This is a question of ethics 2020-03-12T04:34:51.507

0 Translation of Lenin's "Materialism and Empirio-Criticism" 2020-05-15T20:27:04.170

0 Can Thomas Nagel be considered an epiphenomenalist? 2020-11-29T21:16:56.343

0 How does a determinist explain darwin and chess? 2021-02-18T21:45:37.903

-1 Is beauty about materialism or idealism 2015-09-13T02:09:26.680

-1 Can order come from chaos? 2017-08-21T06:15:35.623