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George Moore’s Hands: Scepticism About Philosophy

Posted: Tue May 04, 2021 10:52 am
by Philosophy Now
Raymond Tallis is sceptical about Moore’s scepticism about scepticism.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/69/George_Moores_Hands_Scepticism_About_Philosophy

Re: George Moore’s Hands: Scepticism About Philosophy

Posted: Tue May 04, 2021 5:28 pm
by owl of Minerva
Moore in holding up his hands, as evidence or proof that his sense perceptions did not lie, used the evidence of his senses to prove that his perception, based on the evidence of his senses, did not lie. A rather circular argument.