My philosophical views

Question Answer Comments
A priori knowledge: yes and no Accept: no
Abstract objects: Platonism and nominalism Skip
Aesthetic value: objective and subjective Accept: subjective
Analytic-synthetic distinction: yes and no Skip
Epistemic justification: internalism and externalism Accept: externalism
External world: idealism, skepticism or non-skeptical realism Accept: non-skeptical realism
Free will: compatibilism, libertarianism or no free will Accept: libertarianism
God: theism and atheism Accept: atheism
Knowledge: empiricism and rationalism Accept: rationalism
Knowledge claims: contextualism, relativism or invariantism Skip
Laws of nature: Humean and non-Humean Accept: Humean
Logic: classical and non-classical Accept: non-classical
Mental content: internalism and externalism Skip
Meta-ethics: moral realism and moral anti-realism Skip
Metaphilosophy: naturalism and non-naturalism Accept: naturalism
Mind: physicalism and non-physicalism Skip
Moral judgment: cognitivism and non-cognitivism Accept: cognitivism
Moral motivation: internalism and externalism Accept: internalism
Newcomb's problem: one box and two boxes Skip
Normative ethics: deontology, consequentialism or virtue ethics Skip
Perceptual experience: disjunctivism, qualia theory, representationalism or sense-datum theory Skip
Personal identity: biological view, psychological view or further-fact view Skip
Politics: communitarianism, egalitarianism or libertarianism Accept: libertarianism
Proper names: Fregean and Millian Skip
Science: scientific realism and scientific anti-realism Accept: scientific realism
Teletransporter (new matter): survival and death Accept: death I am a 78 year old male graduate of the Australian National University retired from formal professional occupation. I concentrate now on writing and have had two books published on political economics in Australia.I have turned to fiction, have completed a novel and am awaiting a relationship with a suitable publisher (like a bride)
Time: A-theory and B-theory Skip
Trolley problem (five straight ahead, one on side track, turn requires switching, what ought one do?): switch and don't switch Skip
Truth: correspondence, deflationary or epistemic Accept: epistemic
Zombies: inconceivable, conceivable but not metaphysically possible or metaphysically possible Accept: inconceivable