My Survey Responses

Survey Prompt Response
Main Questions
A priori knowledge Accept: yes
Abstract objects Lean towards: Platonism
Aim of philosophy Accept a combination of answers:
  • Accept understanding
  • Accept goodness/justice
  • Neutral towards happiness
  • Accept truth/knowledge
  • Accept wisdom
Analytic-synthetic distinction Accept: yes
Belief or credence Accept: credence
Chinese room Accept: doesn't understand
Eating animals and animal products Accept: omnivorism (yes and yes)
Epistemic justification Lean towards: internalism
Experience machine Accept: no
Extended mind Accept: yes
External world Lean towards: idealism
Footbridge Lean towards: don't push
Foundations of mathematics Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Free will Accept: compatibilism
Gender The question is too unclear to answer
God Lean towards: atheism
Immortality Accept: yes
Knowledge There is no fact of the matter
Knowledge claims Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Laws of nature Accept: non-Humean
Logic Accept: non-classical
Meaning of life The question is too unclear to answer
Mental content Accept: internalism
Meta-ethics Accept: moral realism
Metaphilosophy Lean towards: non-naturalism
Mind Accept: non-physicalism
Moral judgment Accept: cognitivism
Moral motivation Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Newcomb's problem Accept: one box
Normative ethics Lean towards: consequentialism
Perceptual experience Accept: representationalism
Personal identity The question is too unclear to answer
Philosophical methods Accept a combination of answers:
  • Accept conceptual engineering
  • Lean towards conceptual analysis
  • Lean towards intuition-based philosophy
  • Accept formal philosophy
  • Lean against experimental philosophy
  • Lean against empirical philosophy
  • Lean against linguistic philosophy
Philosophical progress Accept: a lot
Plato Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Political philosophy Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Proper names Lean towards: Millian
Race The question is too unclear to answer
Race categories Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Science The question is too unclear to answer
Teletransporter There is no fact of the matter
Time Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Trolley problem Lean towards: switch
True contradictions Accept: impossible
Truth Accept an alternative view: Identity
Units of selection Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Vagueness Accept: semantic
Values in science Accept: necessarily value-free
Zombies Accept: metaphysically possible
Survey Prompt Response
Additional Questions
Abortion Accept: permissible
Aesthetic experience Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Analysis of knowledge Accept: no analysis
Arguments for theism Lean towards: design
Capital punishment Skipped
Causation Accept: primitive
Concepts Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Consciousness Accept a combination of answers:
  • Reject eliminativism
  • Lean towards panpsychism
  • Reject functionalism
  • Lean towards dualism
  • Reject identity theory
Continuum hypothesis Lean towards: indeterminate
Cosmological fine-tuning Accept a combination of answers:
  • Lean towards brute fact
  • Reject design
  • Reject multiverse
  • Lean towards no fine-tuning
Environmental ethics Skipped
Gender categories Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Grounds of intentionality Accept: phenomenal
Hard problem of consciousness Accept: yes
Human genetic engineering Accept: permissible
Hume Accept: naturalist
Interlevel metaphysics Accept: grounding
Justification Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Kant Accept: one world
Law Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Material composition There is no fact of the matter
Method in history of philosophy Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Mind uploading The question is too unclear to answer
Moral principles Accept: moral generalism
Morality Lean towards: error theory
Normative concepts Accept: value
Other minds Accept a combination of answers:
  • Accept adult humans
  • Accept cats
  • Accept fish
  • Accept flies
  • Accept worms
  • Lean towards plants
  • Lean towards particles
  • Accept newborn babies
  • Lean against current AI systems
  • Lean towards future AI systems
Ought implies can Accept: yes
Philosophical knowledge Accept: a lot
Politics Accept: capitalism
Possible worlds Accept: abstract
Principle of sufficient reason Lean towards: false
Properties Accept: transcendent universals
Propositional attitudes Accept: dispositional
Propositions Accept: structured entities
Quantum mechanics Agnostic/undecided
Rational disagreement Accept: permissivism
Response to external-world skepticism Lean towards: dogmatist
Semantic content The question is too unclear to answer
Sleeping beauty Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Statue and lump Accept: two things
Temporal ontology Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Theory of reference Accept: descriptive
Time travel Agnostic/undecided
Wittgenstein Accept: early