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Two Solutions to the Gettier Problem

I think the current mind set in philosophy is that there is no progress. That for every one problem possible solved, two new problems emerge. One example is the Gettier Problem. 203 more words

Philosophy

Seminar on enactivism and autopoiesis

This online seminar should be of interest to members of our group…

Dear ENSO Community,

It is my pleasure to kick off the 2017 year of ENSO Seminars with a talk by Mario Villalobos entitled Radical enactivism and autopoietic theory of cognition: Prospects for a full revolution in cognitive science. 177 more words

Enactivism

Picking Brains

Understanding the human brain

At least two interpretations of the task ‘understanding the brain’ are available. Firstly, one can seek an understanding of the brain as an object – a purely anatomical undertaking. 1,191 more words

Michael Bergmann

Michael Bergmann is a Professor of Philosophy at Purdue University. He holds a B.A. and M.A. from the University of Waterloo and a Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame.  46 more words

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Internalism/Externalism notes

Some notes on internalism and externalism

I made a bad mistake and tried to discuss philosophy with some Christian Reconstructionists.  I couldn’t get them to move beyond sloganeering and cliches.   1,099 more words

Philosophy

Internalism about Justification

Both Foundationalism and Coherentism are internalist accounts of justification. Both seem to be plagued by problems, in part because they are proposition based accounts of justification. 507 more words

Philosophy