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Defeatism (287 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Defeatism is the acceptance of defeat without struggle, often with negative connotations. It can be linked to pessimism in psychology. The term defeatism
Form of the Good (1,514 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Form of the Good", or more literally "the idea of the good" (ἡ τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ ἰδέα) is a concept in the philosophy of Plato. It is described in Plato's dialogue
Category mistake (482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A category mistake, or category error, or categorical mistake, or mistake of category, is a semantic or ontological error in which things belonging to
Ecstasy (philosophy) (800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ecstasy (from the Ancient Greek ἔκστασις ekstasis, "to be or stand outside oneself, a removal to elsewhere" from ek- "out," and stasis "a stand, or a standoff
Ecstasy (philosophy) (800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ecstasy (from the Ancient Greek ἔκστασις ekstasis, "to be or stand outside oneself, a removal to elsewhere" from ek- "out," and stasis "a stand, or a standoff
Ataraxia (1,495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ataraxia (ἀταραξία, literally, "unperturbedness", generally translated as "imperturbability", "equanimity", or "tranquillity") is a Greek term first used
Amour-propre (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amour-propre (French, literally "self-love"). It means love - "amour" and self - "propre". By definition it can mean loving thyself whereas in philosophy
Dream argument (1,216 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The dream argument is the postulation that the act of dreaming provides preliminary evidence that the senses we trust to distinguish reality from illusion
Cartesianism (1,030 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cartesian Method is the philosophical and scientific system of René Descartes and its subsequent development by other seventeenth century thinkers
Simulation hypothesis (3,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fine-grained and if a certain quite widely accepted position in the philosophy of mind is correct). Then it could be the case that the vast majority of minds
Apatheia (408 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Apatheia (Greek: ἀπάθεια; from a- "without" and pathos "suffering" or "passion"), in Stoicism, refers to a state of mind in which one is not disturbed
Metempsychosis (1,608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Metempsychosis (Greek: μετεμψύχωσις) is a philosophical term in the Greek language referring to transmigration of the soul, especially its reincarnation
Occasionalism (1,422 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Occasionalism is a philosophical theory about causation which says that created substances cannot be efficient causes of events. Instead, all events are
The Emperor's New Mind (453 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds and The Laws of Physics is a 1989 book by the mathematical physicist Sir Roger Penrose. Penrose argues
Pre-established harmony (446 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Taught Us: The Story of Philosophy. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. p. 133. Leibniz's Philosophy of Mind from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Amour de soi (224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amour de soi (French, "self-love") is a concept in the philosophy of Jean-Jacques Rousseau that refers to the kind of self-love that humans share with
Arborescent (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arborescent (French: arborescent) is a term used by the French thinkers Deleuze and Guattari to characterize thinking marked by insistence on totalizing
Cartesian theater (347 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Cartesian theater" is a derisive term coined by philosopher and cognitive scientist Daniel Dennett to refer pointedly to a defining aspect of what he
Arborescent (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arborescent (French: arborescent) is a term used by the French thinkers Deleuze and Guattari to characterize thinking marked by insistence on totalizing
The Ghost in the Machine (619 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ghost in the Machine is a 1967 book about philosophical psychology by Arthur Koestler. The title is a phrase (see ghost in the machine) coined by the
Desiring-production (593 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Desiring-production (French: production désirante) is a term coined by the French thinkers Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari in their book Anti-Œdipus
Theory (4,127 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A theory is a contemplative and rational type of abstract or generalizing thinking about a phenomenon, or the results of such thinking. The process of
The Meaning of Meaning (466 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Meaning of Meaning: A Study of the Influence of Language upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism (1923) is a book by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards
Mental substance (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of the physical world (see Monadology). Dualism (philosophy of mind) Monadology Monism Pluralism (philosophy of mind) Johannes Jacobus Poortman
Jonardon Ganeri (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jonardon Ganeri, FBA, is a philosopher, specialising in philosophy of mind and in South Asian and Buddhist philosophical traditions. From 2020 he will
The Mind's I (1,092 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
goal of producing human-like intelligence. In his book "Contemporary Philosophy of Mind", Georges Rey provides an example of continuing attempts to express
Homunculus (2,286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A homunculus (UK: /hɒˈmʌŋkjʊləs/ hom-UNK-yuul-əs, US: /hoʊˈ-/ hohm-, Latin: [hɔˈmʊŋkʊlʊs]; "little person") is a representation of a small human being
De Tranquillitate Animi (1,418 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
De Tranquillitate Animi (On the tranquility of the mind) is a Latin work by the Stoic philosopher Seneca (4 BC–65 AD). The dialogue concerns the state
On the Soul (2,371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
On the Soul (Greek Περὶ Ψυχῆς, Peri Psychēs; Latin De Anima) is a major treatise written by Aristotle c. 350 BC. Although its topic is the soul, it is
Binary opposition (1,882 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A binary opposition (also binary system) is a pair of related terms or concepts that are opposite in meaning. Binary opposition is the system of language
Affect (philosophy) (1,738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
embodiment in cognitive science, in consciousness studies and the philosophy of mind. This step will be necessary for cognitive science, Mog Stapleton
Evil demon (3,284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The evil demon, also known as malicious demon and evil genius, is a concept in Cartesian philosophy. In the first of his 1641 Meditations on First Philosophy
Minds and Machines (344 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Minds and Machines is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering artificial intelligence, philosophy, and cognitive science. The journal was established
Twin Earth thought experiment (1,484 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
John Searle, for example, argues (Intentionality: An Essay in the Philosophy of Mind) that, once we discover that our water is H2O, we have the choice
Swampman (916 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Swampman is the subject of a philosophical thought experiment introduced by Donald Davidson in his 1987 paper "Knowing One's Own Mind". The experiment
Epistemological rupture (222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Epistemological rupture (epistemological break or epistemological obstacle; French: obstacle épistémologique, rupture épistémologique), is a notion introduced
Disquisitions Relating to Matter and Spirit (423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Disquisitions relating to Matter and Spirit (1777) is a major work of metaphysics written by eighteenth-century British polymath Joseph Priestley and published
Two-dimensionalism (1,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
counter objections to the various arguments against materialism in the philosophy of mind. Specifically, Chalmers deploys two-dimensional semantics to "bridge
Blockhead (thought experiment) (379 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Blockhead is the name of a theoretical computer system invented as part of a thought experiment by philosopher Ned Block, which appeared in a paper titled
Boltzmann brain (2,130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Boltzmann brain argument suggests that it is more likely for a single brain to spontaneously and briefly form in a void (complete with a false memory
KK thesis (629 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The KK thesis or KK principle is a principle of epistemic logic which states that "If you know that P is the case then you know that you know that P is
Man a Machine (323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Man a Machine (French: L'homme Machine) is a work of materialist philosophy by the 18th-century French physician and philosopher Julien Offray de La Mettrie
Trialism (429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Trialism in philosophy was introduced by John Cottingham as an alternative interpretation of the mind–body dualism of Rene Descartes. Trialism keeps the
A Defence of Common Sense (409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"A Defence of Common Sense" is a 1925 essay by philosopher G. E. Moore. In it, he attempts to refute absolute skepticism (or nihilism) by arguing that
Idée reçue (56 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An idée reçue (pronounced [ide rəsy]), plural idées reçues, a French phrase literally meaning a received (accepted) idea, is a generally held opinion or
Idée reçue (56 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An idée reçue (pronounced [ide rəsy]), plural idées reçues, a French phrase literally meaning a received (accepted) idea, is a generally held opinion or
Mind and Cosmos (611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False is a 2012 book by the philosopher Thomas Nagel. Nagel
Cartesian Other (121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In philosophy, the Cartesian Other, part of a thought experiment, is any other than the mind of the individual thinking about the experiment. The Other
Dharmakirti (2,854 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dharmakīrti (fl. c. 6th or 7th century), (Tibetan: ཆོས་ཀྱི་གྲགས་པ་; Wylie: chos kyi grags pa), was an influential Indian Buddhist philosopher who worked
On the Content and Object of Presentations (136 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
On the Content and Object of Presentations (German: Zur Lehre vom Inhalt und Gegenstand der Vorstellungen) is an 1894 book by the Polish philosopher Kazimierz
Essays in Radical Empiricism (869 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Essays in Radical Empiricism (ERE) by William James is a collection edited and published posthumously by his colleague and biographer Ralph Barton Perry
Exclusion principle (philosophy) (228 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The exclusion principle is a philosophical principle that states: If an event e causes event e*, then there is no event e# such that e# is non-supervenient
Patrick Laude (369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patrick Laude is a scholar, author and teacher. His works deal with the relationship between mysticism, symbolism and poetry, as well as focusing on contemporary
Mind and Cosmos (611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False is a 2012 book by the philosopher Thomas Nagel. Nagel
Richard Jefferies (4,169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Richard Jefferies (6 November 1848 – 14 August 1887) was an English nature writer, noted for his depiction of English rural life in essays, books
East Pole–West Pole divide (418 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The East Pole–West Pole divide in the fields of cognitive psychology and cognitive neuroscience is an intellectual schism between researchers subscribing
Consciousness (book) (221 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Consciousness is a 2009 book by Christopher S. Hill, in which the author offers explanations of six forms of consciousness: agent consciousness, propositional
American Philosophical Association (709 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Another of the most distinguished prizes is the Royce Lectures in the philosophy of mind, awarded to a distinguished philosopher every four years. They have
2019 in philosophy (540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
philosophy of mind and metaphysics. 2 December – Kenneth Allen Taylor, American philosopher who specialized in philosophy of language and philosophy of
Atopy (philosophy) (417 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Atopy (Greek ατοπία, atopía - placelessness, unclassifiable, of high originality; Socrates has often been called "átopos") describes the ineffability of
Elmer Sprague (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
published by New York Oxford Press in 1961. His specialties are the philosophy of mind and philosophy of language. His book Persons and their Minds, published
Jason Walter Brown (876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
York) is a neurologist and writer of works in neuropsychology and philosophy of mind. He has been a reviewer and recipient of grants and fellowships from
The Nature of Mind (1,111 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"The Nature of Mind" is a philosophical essay by David Armstrong, originally published in The Nature of Mind and Other Essays in 1980. In this essay, Armstrong
The Missing Shade of Blue (2,894 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"The Missing Shade of Blue" is an example introduced by the Scottish philosopher David Hume to show that it is at least conceivable that the mind can generate
A History of the Mind (925 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A History of the Mind: Evolution and the Birth of Consciousness is a 1992 book about the mind–body problem by the psychologist Nicholas Humphrey. Humphrey
The Doors of Perception (5,466 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Doors of Perception is a book by Aldous Huxley. Published in 1954, it elaborates on his psychedelic experience under the influence of mescaline in
Rogers Albritton (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
philosophical Lexicon. Albritton's specialties included ancient philosophy, philosophy of mind, free will, skepticism, metaphysics and the work of Ludwig Wittgenstein
Biofact (philosophy) (1,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In philosophy, sociology, and the arts, the word "biofact" is a neologism coined from the combination of the words bios and artifact and denotes a being
Philosophical Explanations (1,781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
importance of technical discussions in the philosophy of language and the philosophy of mind with "the uses he finds for their conceptual end products", and indirectly
The Center of the Cyclone (313 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Center of the Cyclone: An Autobiography of Inner Space is a 1972 book by John C. Lilly published by the Julian Press. The book explores the question
Five wits (1,635 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
These are the v. wyttes remeuing inwardly: Fyrst, commyn wytte, and than ymaginacyon, Fantasy, and estymacyon truely, And memory, as I make narracyon;
C. T. K. Chari (1,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
logic, linguistics, information theory, mathematics, quantum physics, philosophy of mind, and, of course, psi research. Cadambur Tiruvenkatachari Krishnamachari
Nomological danglers (218 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nomological danglers is a term used by Scottish-Australian philosopher J.J.C. Smart in his article Sensations and Brain Processes. He credits the term
Helen Steward (514 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Professor of Philosophy of Mind and Action at the University of Leeds. Her research focusses on Philosophy of Action, Free Will, Philosophy of Mind and Metaphysics
David Charles (philosopher) (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
psychiatry. He has published on Greek philosophy and on contemporary philosophy of mind and metaphysics. Aristotle's Philosophy of Action (1984) (co-editor
Heidegger on Concepts, Freedom and Normativity (219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Heidegger on Concepts, Freedom, and Normativity is a 2014 book by the philosopher Sacha Golob, in which the author provides an account of the arguments
Chinese nationality (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
associated with China Chinese Nation, a thought experiment in the philosophy of mind British nationality law and Hong Kong, British legal treatment of
Thought and Action (339 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thought and Action is a 1959 book about action theory by the philosopher Stuart Hampshire. The book has received praise from commentators, and is considered
Nicholas Humphrey (2,248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nicholas Keynes Humphrey (born 27 March 1943) is an English neuropsychologist, based in Cambridge, who is known for his work on the evolution of primate
Åsa Wikforss (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on 20 December 2019. Wikforss does research in the intersection of philosophy of mind, language and epistemology and has published widely on a variety of
Encyclopedia of the Philosophical Sciences (1,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
completed, Geist "returns" to itself, which is the emergence of the philosophy of mind. Hegel coined the term "diamond net" in the book. He said, “the entire
Jonathan Westphal (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jonathan Westphal (born 1951) is an academic working on the philosophy of mind, metaphysics, philosophy of science, logic and philosophy of language and
David Braine (philosopher) (749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
David Braine (1940 – 17 February 2017) was a British analytic philosopher with interests in analytic Philosophy of religion and Metaphysics, who sought
Thought and World (177 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thought and World: An Austere Portrayal of Truth, Reference, and Semantic Correspondence is a 2002 book by Christopher S. Hill in which he presents a theory
Zen and the Art of Consciousness (1,614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feels the book is a great starting point for laypeople to explore philosophy of mind. Anthony Freeman welcomed Blackmore's investigation of conscious experience
Arno Ros (1,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
argumentation theorist, Ros especially emphasizes that within the philosophy of mind it is critical to first of all specify the problem as exactly as possible
Phren (448 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Phren (Ancient Greek: φρήν, romanized: phrēn, lit. 'mind'; plural phrenes, φρένες) is an Ancient Greek word for the location of thought or contemplation
Daniel A. Arnold (407 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of Intentionality in Classical Buddhist and Cognitive-Scientific Philosophy of Mind (2012) won the Toshihide Numata Book Prize in Buddhism. He has been
John Hoppus (1,397 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
educational reformer. He was appointed the first Chair of Logic and Philosophy of Mind at the newly formed London University (now University College, London)
Herbert Fingarette (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
direction of Donald Piatt. Fingarette's work deals with issues in philosophy of mind, psychology, ethics, law, and Chinese philosophy. In his 1969 monograph
Pramanavarttika (1,326 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of Intentionality in Classical Buddhist and Cognitive-Scientific Philosophy of Mind, Columbia University Press, page 10. Eltschinger, Vincent, 2000, “Caste”
1983 in philosophy (54 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Philosophy of Photography John Searle, Intentionality: An Essay in the Philosophy of Mind Peter Sloterdijk, Critique of Cynical Reason July 1 - Buckminster
The Age of Spiritual Machines (3,638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Age of Spiritual Machines is a non-fiction book by inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil about artificial intelligence and the future course of humanity
Zhu Yunming (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
criticized the orthodox Neo-Confucianism of Zhu Xi and admired the philosophy of mind advocated by Wang Yangming. He wrote a large number of essays that
1983 in philosophy (54 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Philosophy of Photography John Searle, Intentionality: An Essay in the Philosophy of Mind Peter Sloterdijk, Critique of Cynical Reason July 1 - Buckminster
The Age of Spiritual Machines (3,638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Age of Spiritual Machines is a non-fiction book by inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil about artificial intelligence and the future course of humanity
Extended cognition (812 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 978-1845400705. Carl Ratner (2011). Macro Cultural Psychology: A Political Philosophy of Mind. Oxford University Press. p. 96. ISBN 978-0199706297. Culture produces
Rebecca Roache (624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for her work on the philosophy of language, practical ethics and philosophy of mind. She is particularly noted for her work on swearing, which has featured
Lucy O'Brien (philosopher) (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
at University College London. O'Brien predominately works in the philosophy of mind and action, focusing in particular on self-consciousness and self-knowledge
Moscow Center for Consciousness Studies (1,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
organization, which conducts and coordinates international research on philosophy of mind, personal identity, free will and moral responsibility. The Center
Kendall Walton (1,944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mainly deals with theoretical questions about the arts and issues of philosophy of mind, metaphysics, and philosophy of language. His book Mimesis as Make
Center for Subjectivity Research (1,625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intersections between phenomenology, empirical science, and analytic philosophy of mind. Highlights among different recent research projects Disorders and
Errol Harris (2,358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been that Harris's work provides a neutral monist ontology for the philosophy of mind known as enactivism. South African Survey (1947) The Survival of Political
Duality (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
twofold division in several spiritual and religious worldviews Dualism (philosophy of mind), where the body and mind are considered to be irreducibly distinct
Megagon (825 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Routledge, 1997, p. 56, ISBN 0-415-15792-7. Mandik, Pete, Key Terms in Philosophy of Mind, Continuum International Publishing Group, 2010, p. 26, ISBN 1-84706-349-7
List of Canadian philosophers (586 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
University of Alberta. Ted Honderich, Grote Professor Emeritus of the Philosophy of Mind and Logic, University College London and Visiting Professor at the