161Davidson's no-priority thesis in defending the Turing TestProcedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 32 456-461. 2012.Turing does not provide an explanation for substituting the original question of his test – i.e., “Can machines think?” with “Can a machine pass the imitation game?” – resulting in an argumentative gap in his main thesis. In this article, I argue that a positive answer to the second question would mean attributing the ability of linguistic interactions to machines; while a positive answer to the original question would mean attributing the ability of thinking to machines. In such a situation, de…Read more
312Forough’s Existentialist Lifeworld: A Minimalist ReadingLiterature & Aesthetics 28 (2): 33-50. 2018.
242Defending Davidson’s Anti-skepticism Argument: A Reply to Otavio BuenoPhilosophy Study 7 (11). 2017.In the article of Bueno titled “Davidson and Skepticism: How Not to Respond to the Skeptic,” he intends to demonstrate that although Davidson’s theory of Coherence holds many attractions, it does not entail a response to any kinds of skepticism including Global, Lottery, and Pyrrhonian. In this study, the goal is to criticize the work of Prof. Bueno in connection with two criticisms raised by him over Davidson’s anti-skeptical strategy. Further, by giving some reasons in favor of Davidson’s anti…Read more
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