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Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Humanity, Metaphor & the Recursive Mind
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Humanity, Metaphor & the Recursive Mind

Brian King wonders what there is about human minds that’s unique to us.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/130/Humanity_Metaphor_and_the_Recursive_Mind
by Philosophy Now
Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Francis Crick’s Deliberately Provocative Reductionism
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Francis Crick’s Deliberately Provocative Reductionism

Paul Austin Murphy repudiates a blasé reduction of mind to matter by one of the discoverers of the structure of DNA.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/130/Francis_Cricks_Deliberately_Provocative_Reductionism
by Philosophy Now
Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Robots
Replies: 50
Views: 574

Robots

Grant Bartley looks behind the images of the film Robots to find three perspectives on artistic greatness.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/69/Robots
by Philosophy Now
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Much Ado About Consciousness
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Much Ado About Consciousness

Philosophy of Mind is a very exciting area in modern philosophy. One of those stirring up the dust is David Chalmers, an Australian philosopher who says that consciousness is a fundamental component of the universe, like space, time and mass. Andrew Chrucky asked the questions. https://philosophynow...
by Philosophy Now
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Hounded in Holland
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Hounded in Holland

Seán Moran considers canine companions.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/130/Hounded_in_Holland
by Philosophy Now
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Defending Free Will & The Self
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Defending Free Will & The Self

Frank S. Robinson ‘chooses’ to remind ‘us’ of problems some contemporary philosophers have with these central human concepts.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/130/Defending_Free_Will_and_The_Self
by Philosophy Now
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: News: February/March 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 101

News: February/March 2019

Brain to Brain networking demonstrated • Saudi Arabia to lift philosophy teaching ban • Philosophy Now Against Stupidity Award — News reports by Anja Steinbauer

https://philosophynow.org/issues/130/News_February_March_2019
by Philosophy Now
Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Free Will Pill
Replies: 19
Views: 465

The Free Will Pill

Taylor A. Dunn asks, if free will were a drug, should you take it?

https://philosophynow.org/issues/130/The_Free_Will_Pill
by Philosophy Now
Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Evaluating Scientific Theories
Replies: 17
Views: 324

Evaluating Scientific Theories

Russell Berg has fifteen criteria for scientificness and he knows how to use them.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/74/Evaluating_Scientific_Theories