My philosophical views

Question Answer Comments
A priori knowledge: yes and no Accept: no
Abstract objects: Platonism and nominalism Other Ayn Rand's theory of concepts
Aesthetic value: objective and subjective Skip
Analytic-synthetic distinction: yes and no Accept: no
Epistemic justification: internalism and externalism Skip
External world: idealism, skepticism or non-skeptical realism Lean toward: non-skeptical realism
Free will: compatibilism, libertarianism or no free will Accept: libertarianism
God: theism and atheism Accept: atheism
Knowledge: empiricism and rationalism Accept: empiricism
Knowledge claims: contextualism, relativism or invariantism Skip
Laws of nature: Humean and non-Humean Skip
Logic: classical and non-classical Accept another alternative Aristotelian logic - books read: H. W. B. Joseph and Lionel Ruby
Mental content: internalism and externalism Skip
Meta-ethics: moral realism and moral anti-realism Skip
Metaphilosophy: naturalism and non-naturalism Skip
Mind: physicalism and non-physicalism Skip
Moral judgment: cognitivism and non-cognitivism Skip
Moral motivation: internalism and externalism Skip
Newcomb's problem: one box and two boxes Skip
Normative ethics: deontology, consequentialism or virtue ethics Accept: consequentialism
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 Ayn Rand libertarianism (i.e., classical liberalism)
Proper names: Fregean and Millian Skip
Science: scientific realism and scientific anti-realism Skip
Teletransporter (new matter): survival and death Skip
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: correspondence
Zombies: inconceivable, conceivable but not metaphysically possible or metaphysically possible Skip