Tag: reference-request

104 How does one know one is not dreaming? 2011-06-07T20:43:42.353

49 Does Pascal's Wager contain any logical flaws or fallacies? 2011-06-07T22:30:42.107

48 What are the major branches of philosophy? 2011-06-08T00:36:59.040

42 How to get started with philosophy without getting overwhelmed quickly? 2012-01-19T18:48:07.957

33 Where and how can I get started in contemporary philosophy? 2011-06-10T00:00:43.187

31 What are some good introductions to philosophy? 2012-11-21T16:58:23.193

27 What are the major research programmes in contemporary logic? 2011-09-08T23:58:09.163

26 What are some works that apply an axiomatic method to something other than mathematics? 2011-06-27T05:55:07.887

23 What are some criticisms of Epicurus' "death is nothing to us"? 2012-09-08T21:52:38.433

23 Did the Ancient Greek Philosophers actually believe in their Gods and Myths? 2018-05-22T15:19:09.807

21 What responses are there to Singer's "Should this be the last generation?"? 2011-06-15T00:39:23.810

21 Difference between implication/conditional and logical entailment? 2014-05-30T06:37:25.073

20 Why is it wrong to answer a question with a tautology? Isn't "2+2" correct when answering 'What is "2+2"'? 2020-11-10T05:48:27.787

19 What is the origin of the Continental vs. Analytic divide? 2012-11-27T23:32:05.367

18 What are some good books about the philosophy of quantum mechanics? 2011-11-09T10:18:08.710

16 What are some good books about computational ethics? 2012-03-08T02:22:59.467

16 Are all paradoxes reducible to one "fundamental" paradox? 2015-09-21T18:06:37.470

15 Why is it so difficult to write good Philosophy textbooks? 2015-05-14T22:57:28.930

15 What are the current topics in philosophy of logic? 2016-08-11T01:00:59.850

14 What are the main points of criticism of the ancient Stoic school vis-a-vis the system of philosophy of the Epicureans? 2011-06-07T21:07:58.530

14 What are the most significant responses to Lewis' "On the Plurality of Worlds"? 2011-06-07T21:38:07.730

14 Do Kierkegaard's non-pseudonymous writings enable one to understand Kierkegaard's philosophy much? 2011-06-08T22:44:45.847

14 What responses have there been to Popper's idea of theory-laden observation? 2012-08-15T04:31:23.907

14 Where did Machiavelli say that "the ends justify the means"? 2014-07-28T14:44:36.270

14 Does Aristotle ever explicitly refer to man as a "rational animal"? 2017-04-27T15:06:46.497

13 What is the difference between ethics and morals? 2015-03-28T10:51:07.047

13 What ethical problems might be involved in time travel? 2015-08-16T09:56:44.703

13 What did Kant say on the invention of new terms? 2019-02-11T08:52:22.127

12 Did Malebranche believe both the idea in the mind and the movement in the body are caused by God? 2011-06-09T08:28:41.833

12 Are there any philosophical works consisting entirely in conditional propositions? 2011-07-04T13:01:58.610

12 Recommend "best" (see description) English translation of Tao Te Ching 2014-10-08T23:31:34.483

12 What are some good resources for learning Indian philosophy? 2015-01-19T11:57:03.910

12 What sources discuss Russell's response to Gödel's incompleteness theorems? 2015-11-03T07:15:28.233

11 Which of Kant's writings would be a good introduction to his work? 2011-11-04T05:40:19.250

11 The eternal return, as thought experiment: what are the consequences? 2011-12-09T13:53:43.153

11 Does languange somehow filter what we can know? 2013-04-13T23:08:00.787

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

10 What hierarchies exist in different branches of Philosophy? 2011-07-28T02:27:55.713

10 What are some good books on critical theory for analytic philosophers? 2012-12-22T20:39:14.693

10 Is there any literature on the relationship between responsibility and probability? 2013-02-28T19:01:35.730

10 Are there any good non-technical discussions of what a scientific theory is? 2013-07-08T03:09:05.710

10 How do I use the "Barbara, Celarent, … etc." mnemonic? 2014-11-03T19:09:59.043

10 What are some good books on the philosophy of economics? 2015-06-02T13:59:57.903

10 Has Witten written about the philosophy of exceptional nature? 2015-08-02T09:57:49.923

10 What are some good books on phenomenology for a mathematician? 2015-12-04T11:24:31.523

10 A companion or guide to Kant's Critique of Pure Reason 2016-08-09T10:05:30.673

10 Did Plato believe in reincarnation? 2018-06-25T07:02:18.267

9 Which authors have discussed death in philosophy? 2011-06-16T08:41:35.017

9 Are there philosophers who examined the reasons for believing in the existence of other people? 2011-06-28T21:25:17.207

9 Was Aristotle aware of Buddha's teachings? 2011-12-14T00:13:43.643

9 Which of Nietzsche writing would be a good introduction to his work? 2012-03-26T13:20:20.707

9 What are some responses to Popper's "The Open Society and Its Enemies"? 2012-09-12T07:28:27.317

9 Does anyone have the missing page 57 of Nozick's dissertation? 2013-10-26T10:53:17.117

9 Who are the most prominent Christian philosophers of the 21st century? 2014-07-04T11:34:44.580

9 Can there be an argument without premises? 2015-01-11T10:54:59.307

9 Where can I find a rigorous and complete exposition of Plato's theory of Forms? 2015-04-12T09:57:22.010

9 What are some introductory books about the philosophy of mathematics? 2015-09-20T19:21:15.287

9 Has anyone suggested a modern substitute for mythology? 2015-12-15T01:22:04.223

9 Most effective ways to self-learn philosophy 2016-08-01T03:04:34.887

9 Is there a philosophical conception of not necessarily biological life? 2016-08-19T05:10:40.213

9 How can we take the ontologies of our best physical theories seriously? 2016-10-16T15:16:17.883

9 Are You Blameworthy for "reasoning incorrectly" 2017-03-22T14:54:36.957

9 Quine on higher set theory 2017-04-13T05:02:25.287

9 How might studying philosophy impact your mental health? 2018-06-15T11:12:05.123

8 What journal should I read for cutting-edge epistemology? 2011-06-17T08:24:14.453

8 Which philosophers have written about fear? 2011-11-07T19:27:22.060

8 How is knowing that I am going to die influencing my life? 2011-12-27T00:31:32.017

8 Which if any philosophers might be considered affiliated with Wittgenstein's school of thought or have expressed similar views? 2012-02-06T13:15:01.220

8 Which texts might provide a critical introduction or review of contemporary and recent philosophical movements? 2012-07-06T11:29:47.417

8 What are some good books on anger in philosophy? 2012-09-04T14:55:02.013

8 How can I start learning about political philosophy? 2012-12-27T04:36:06.757

8 What are some good resources for Analytically trained philosophers to get into more "continental" figures? 2013-01-26T21:27:47.647

8 When/How does an issue become "Philosophical" in nature? 2013-05-23T23:52:34.613

8 How to diminish the gaps in my knowledge about philosophy? 2013-10-01T05:18:09.593

8 Source for "The world is beautiful, but has a disease called man"? 2013-12-24T20:25:38.633

8 What are some resources on belief dissemination? 2014-08-17T21:58:34.513

8 Why distrust our senses? 2014-08-25T17:32:29.650

8 What good books are there on the mind–body problem? 2014-09-21T03:43:38.430

8 What are the historic stances on the epistemological status of mathematics? 2015-03-21T17:06:22.373

8 Please recommend a good philosophical book on entropy 2015-03-29T14:20:56.080

8 What's a good source for refreshing my formal logic skills prior to graduate school? 2015-05-22T18:41:07.293

8 Where do I turn after Stoics, Montaigne and Taleb? 2015-07-23T05:06:19.787

8 Which philosopher discusses simultaneously considering an opinion and its opposite? 2015-09-09T20:06:41.097

8 What are the counterarguments against abortions in rape cases to the Thomson paper? 2015-11-24T21:48:51.230

8 What is the difference between identity and equivalence? 2015-11-26T04:19:36.293

8 Introductory book on philosophy of logic? 2015-12-10T18:33:58.440

8 Does 'to believe that P' imply 'to believe that P is true'? 2016-01-23T00:48:57.883

8 What does it mean to know something? 2016-04-01T10:05:40.453

8 What is Wittgenstein claiming when he says that "each thing can be the case or not the case while everything else remains the same"? 2016-06-20T06:19:01.300

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

8 Is there a difference between lying and not saying anything? 2016-08-11T13:35:32.857

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

8 Best books on philosophy of physics 2016-10-15T22:55:08.107

8 Logic and Computation: a philosophical viewpoint on Curry-Howard isomorphism 2017-05-08T11:03:49.517

8 Contemporary objections to "human nature" 2017-11-15T17:16:54.230

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

7 Where can I find material on Epicureanism? 2011-07-25T04:56:03.513

7 What are some good resources for philosophy in laymen's terms? 2011-08-03T21:43:00.073

7 Which philosophers provide theories of subjectivity? 2011-09-24T02:13:15.353