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- Wed Feb 05, 2014 1:57 am
- Forum: Epistemology - Theory of Knowledge
- Topic: Is there any credible evidence against Amanda Knox?
- Replies: 10
- Views: 3971
I don't think that there is credible evidence against her. I was reading about the investigation in an article and it said, for example, the knife that was supposedly used as the murder weapon doesn't match the wounds found on the body. I don't know; it's very hard to say. It's such a strange case.
This is a response to the experiment with Mary. How would she be able to recognize the color blue without experiencing it previously? She would have to have some prior experience of the color, or else she would not know what it was. I know what certain objects are because I have seen them before and...
- Tue Oct 22, 2013 12:21 am
- Forum: Philosophy of Religion
- Topic: "philosophy" of Religion
- Replies: 34
- Views: 6114
Philosophy of religion is not only for creationists and spritualists. It discusses many different topics besides God, theism and atheism. It includes topics such as ghosts and near-death experiences also (which happen to be very interesting). It is not only dealing with the god question.
- Sun Aug 11, 2013 12:25 am
- Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
- Topic: Self, Self, Self!
- Replies: 4
- Views: 1221
In the U.S. I think that the self is discussed more so than in other countries, that practice Buddhism. There the self is an illusion. It is not real to them, but it seems to be a reality to us in this country. We are brought up to be individualists here, and with that comes the ability to make our ...