My Survey Responses

Survey Prompt Response
Main Questions
A priori knowledge Lean towards: yes
Abstract objects Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Aesthetic experience There is no fact of the matter
Aesthetic value There is no fact of the matter
Aim of philosophy Accept a combination of answers:
  • Accept happiness
  • Accept goodness/justice
  • Accept wisdom
  • Accept understanding
  • Accept truth/knowledge
Analytic-synthetic distinction Lean towards: no
Chinese room Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Concepts Lean towards: empiricism
Eating animals and animal products Accept an alternative view: These aren't ordinary circumstances. Bad question.
Epistemic justification Lean towards: externalism
Experience machine Accept: no
External world Accept: non-skeptical realism
Footbridge Accept an alternative view: Jump, dummy.
Free will Accept: compatibilism
Gender Accept: social
Gender categories Accept: revise
God Lean towards: atheism
Kant Lean towards: one world
Knowledge Lean towards: empiricism
Knowledge claims Accept: contextualism
Laws of nature Lean towards: Humean
Logic Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Meaning of life Lean towards: subjective
Mental content Lean towards: externalism
Meta-ethics Lean towards: moral realism
Metaphilosophy Accept an alternative view: Constructivist (non-Deweyian pragmatist, really, but this is a bad question)
Mind Lean towards: physicalism
Moral judgment Lean towards: cognitivism
Moral motivation Accept an alternative view: False dilemma. Bad question.
Moral principles Accept: moral generalism
Newcomb's problem Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Normative ethics Accept an alternative view: moral pluralism
Perceptual experience Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Personal identity Accept a combination of answers:
  • Reject further-fact view
  • Accept biological view
  • Accept psychological view
Philosophical methods Accept a combination of answers:
  • Lean against intuition-based philosophy
  • Lean towards empirical philosophy
  • Neutral towards conceptual engineering
  • Neutral towards formal philosophy
  • Neutral towards linguistic philosophy
  • Neutral towards conceptual analysis
  • Neutral towards experimental philosophy
Philosophical progress The question is too unclear to answer
Political philosophy Accept: egalitarianism
Proper names Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Race Accept: social
Race categories Accept: revise
Response to external-world skepticism Accept: pragmatic
Science Accept: scientific realism
Teletransporter Accept: survival
Time Lean towards: B-theory
Time travel Lean towards: metaphysically impossible
Trolley problem Accept: switch
Truth Lean towards: correspondence
Vagueness Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Wittgenstein Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Zombies Accept: conceivable but not metaphysically possible