Tag: philosophy-of-mind

26 What are some arguments against violence? 2015-07-31T04:20:02.237

24 Are people capable of generating a random number? 2011-12-23T04:22:29.507

24 Aren't we all philosophical zombies? 2020-06-25T06:44:59.517

22 Does anyone assert the real existence of p-zombies? 2013-05-22T15:21:11.737

19 Is Nothing actually imaginable? 2013-01-07T02:44:41.217

19 What are some arguments against the brain-in-a-vat thought experiment? 2015-12-28T15:12:27.860

19 What is the term for the fallacy/strategy of ignoring logical reasoning intended to disprove a belief? 2018-03-28T14:53:52.183

18 How can substance dualism survive the arguments from neuroscience? 2018-10-09T15:27:43.353

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

17 Why am I this particular human being? 2018-08-18T15:05:34.187

15 Does Google's latest translation tool support Jerry Fodor's Language of Thought Hypothesis? 2017-01-10T19:59:41.537

14 What are the retorts to Searle's Chinese Room? 2011-08-18T22:51:08.167

14 Does consciousness depend on our five senses? 2014-12-24T10:40:29.490

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

14 How does Penrose defeat the computational theory of mind? 2016-12-30T17:56:35.440

13 If zombies are possible would that imply that physicalism is false? 2011-11-02T21:35:40.477

13 What are the differences between sentience, consciousness and awareness? 2013-01-08T18:33:46.190

13 How can a stream of thoughts and perceptions have freewill? 2015-06-03T19:49:10.430

13 Can conjoined twins share a mind? 2015-09-02T20:00:33.003

13 Is it possible to imagine a color one has never seen before? 2017-05-18T20:40:21.840

13 Can the act of having certain thoughts be unethical? 2018-04-10T22:50:02.500

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

12 How does Putnam's twin earth thought experiment disprove functionalism? 2015-07-17T10:45:14.787

12 On the difference between "knowing" and "understanding"? 2015-11-30T10:09:46.340

12 If you used intuitionistic logic in real life, would you not sound absurd? 2020-09-18T05:35:56.877

11 Is "opacity of mind" specifically a Nyingma position within Buddhism? 2012-01-01T22:37:59.180

11 Why do people believe a turing machine can be fully conscious? 2014-08-25T15:33:18.920

11 Identifying three kinds of "unity" in Kant's "Critique of Pure Reason" 2015-05-20T15:08:34.830

11 Are dualism and the theory of evolution compatible? 2015-06-10T00:06:34.973

11 Why is the existence of qualia considered an argument for dualism and against materialism? 2015-10-24T20:17:49.037

11 In what fundamental ways, if any, does Husserl break with Kant? 2016-04-08T16:14:23.177

11 Does having free will presuppose consciousness, can philosophical zombies have it? 2016-05-06T14:02:02.230

11 Euler's 1746 philosophy paper 2016-06-17T04:10:26.343

10 Are the experiences of the "flow of time" and of "cause and effect" qualia? 2012-10-06T06:32:36.317

10 How much is our understanding of Kant's Categorical Framework (published in German in 1781) obscured by translation and basic semantics? 2013-11-04T05:17:32.217

10 Is there a way to prove if something is self-aware? 2014-05-02T01:58:34.350

10 Has Hofstadter's concept of strange loop been given a more formal treatment (by him or anyone else) than "GEB" and "I am a strange loop"? 2015-04-10T02:47:07.377

10 Free will and the Libet experiments 2015-07-24T23:38:46.530

10 Is it possible that I see color differently? 2015-09-04T14:07:20.687

10 Is There a Paradox of Self-Observation? 2015-10-17T16:02:26.023

10 Does Gödel's argument that minds are more powerful than computers have the inconsistency loophole? 2015-11-05T05:00:25.030

10 Is Conway-Kochen's "free will" theorem about quantum measurements an argument for panpsychism? 2015-12-09T21:03:59.947

10 Why do philosophy of mind courses tend to bypass Kant? 2016-01-05T19:30:29.867

10 Is the simulation of emotional states equivalent to actually experiencing emotions? 2016-06-04T23:10:03.087

10 Is music just another language? 2016-07-21T02:23:41.810

10 How can consciousness be an illusion? 2016-09-06T09:07:01.117

10 Are humans becoming more hive-like? Does this have philosophical implications? 2018-04-04T14:40:27.257

10 How does Gödel's incompleteness theorem apply to materialism and the mind 2018-05-01T16:08:24.000

10 What makes things real? 2019-09-07T13:49:39.617

9 How can you support the idea of qualia as distinct from neuronal firing when you only experience one thing? 2011-08-15T16:24:59.853

9 What other philosophy of mind books might be recommended if I like John Searle? 2011-08-26T23:33:13.637

9 Can we be Boltzmann brains? Or, how can we be sure there is no conspiracy about the past? 2011-11-09T12:58:08.480

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

9 Why can't an algorithm understand incompleteness? 2014-03-31T02:31:04.573

9 Can computers be programmed to be 'creative'? 2014-05-10T04:44:06.527

9 If qualia are "something extra" to explain, isn't it weird that the brain produces speech about qualia? 2014-09-04T14:08:59.437

9 What exactly is the persuasive power behind Jackson's "Mary's Room" argument? 2014-10-18T23:44:27.420

9 Does claiming that strong AI is impossible imply a belief in substance dualism? 2015-03-11T22:53:24.263

9 What counters are there to Spinoza's argument that acts of free will create infinite regress? 2016-02-17T02:04:36.173

8 Is the human mind immune to paradox? 2012-09-24T08:15:18.540

8 What are the arguments against the emergence of mind? 2013-01-02T17:18:29.140

8 Does Fodor present any argument for his use of computable methods in his view of the mind? 2013-09-09T19:21:51.700

8 How does materialism understand affect? 2014-04-10T01:34:05.560

8 Is it reasonable to believe that others have sentient minds? 2014-08-11T01:54:01.977

8 Is imagination limited to what we have already perceived with our five senses? 2014-09-03T06:09:17.100

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

8 Tomatoes, Wisdom and Intelligence? 2015-06-08T16:55:15.440

8 How do modern dualists explain the mind-body interaction? 2015-10-20T05:29:07.773

8 The demarcation problem and the materialism/dualism debate? 2015-10-30T05:35:00.220

8 What is Daniel Dennett's definition of a true believer? 2015-12-13T03:09:17.170

8 What is the role of sensations in Wittgenstein's private language argument? 2016-05-14T19:43:42.100

8 What are book recommendations on Philosophy of Consciousness by contemporary authors? 2016-09-21T20:43:26.063

8 From a functionalist point of view: when is an algorithm an A.I., and when is it just software? 2017-12-16T22:06:36.527

8 How do epiphenomenalists make sense of discussions about qualia? 2018-08-09T15:31:02.320

8 Meaning in use and naturalisation of intentionality 2018-12-13T00:55:30.347

7 Can the self exist instantaneously/without time? 2012-08-01T04:31:44.223

7 Are we in self control of the thoughts? 2012-10-01T05:16:04.153

7 Why does Aquinas argue that rationality of the universe points to a creator? 2012-11-20T21:39:32.280

7 Are the Sims self aware? 2012-12-17T22:43:02.300

7 Is meditation valid to study consciousness scientifically? 2013-04-17T17:29:43.600

7 Assuming a mind could be uploaded, how would we know if it worked? 2014-03-07T06:33:47.457

7 What is the relationship between thinking and the voice? 2014-06-09T10:53:06.030

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

7 Why is Multiple Realizability considered to have refuted the type-identity theory of the mind? 2015-04-16T02:25:46.633

7 What does the "mind-body problem" mean? 2015-04-19T17:52:21.160

7 Are all subjective impressions qualia? 2015-07-20T03:58:34.443

7 Name for the "cut" between an agent and its environment 2015-08-04T05:28:10.310

7 Does idealism allow for thought without any sensory input? 2015-09-14T19:05:14.550

7 Are there some facets of perceptual experience which cannot be characterized as conceptual? 2015-11-26T00:41:08.317

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 a mental state? 2016-02-28T22:33:28.180

7 Does unconsciousness exist? Do we have sufficient warrant to believe consciousness is interruptible? 2016-05-01T19:17:27.703

7 How did Kant "undermine the soul"? 2016-11-17T18:53:36.063

7 Is there any literature discussing whether all conscious entities are separate, discrete experiencers or a single experiencer? 2018-09-23T06:22:52.003

7 What is the utility of consciousness if free will is an illusion? 2019-12-07T01:46:07.350

7 What is the philosophical term for using half-truths to intentionally mislead? 2020-12-09T15:52:06.180

6 Why do we naturally regard the unfamiliar as ridiculous? 2012-07-10T04:54:05.147

6 Language or idea? Which comes first? (language of thought hypothesis) 2012-10-28T19:25:50.207

6 How would Wittgenstein respond to Functionalist accounts of consciousness? 2012-10-30T22:23:17.553