My Survey Responses

Survey Prompt Response
Main Questions
A priori knowledge Lean towards: yes
Abstract objects There is no fact of the matter
Aesthetic value Agnostic/undecided
Aim of philosophy Accept: understanding
Analytic-synthetic distinction Lean towards: no
Arguments for theism Agnostic/undecided
Capital punishment Lean towards: impermissible
Eating animals and animal products Accept: vegetarianism (no and yes)
Epistemic justification Accept: externalism
Experience machine Lean towards: yes
External world Accept: non-skeptical realism
Footbridge Lean towards: don't push
Free will Accept: compatibilism
Gender Lean towards: social
Gender categories Accept: revise
God Accept: atheism
Knowledge There is no fact of the matter
Knowledge claims Accept: contextualism
Laws of nature Lean towards: non-Humean
Logic Lean towards: classical
Meaning of life Lean towards: objective
Mental content Accept: externalism
Meta-ethics Lean towards: moral realism
Metaontology There is no fact of the matter
Metaphilosophy Lean towards: non-naturalism
Method in history of philosophy Lean towards: contextual/historicist
Mind Lean towards: non-physicalism
Moral judgment Lean towards: cognitivism
Moral motivation Lean towards: externalism
Newcomb's problem Accept: two boxes
Normative concepts Lean towards: ought
Normative ethics Lean towards: deontology
Perceptual experience Accept: representationalism
Personal identity Lean towards: further-fact view
Philosophical methods Accept a combination of answers:
  • Lean towards formal philosophy
  • Neutral towards conceptual engineering
  • Neutral towards experimental philosophy
  • Neutral towards conceptual analysis
  • Lean towards linguistic philosophy
  • Lean towards intuition-based philosophy
  • Lean towards empirical philosophy
Philosophical progress Lean towards: a lot
Political philosophy Lean towards: communitarianism
Practical reason Lean towards: Aristotelian
Proper names The question is too unclear to answer
Properties There is no fact of the matter
Race Lean towards: social
Science Lean towards: scientific realism
Statue and lump Accept: two things
Teletransporter Lean towards: survival
Time Lean towards: A-theory
Trolley problem Accept: switch
Truth Lean towards: correspondence
Units of selection Lean towards: organisms
Vagueness Accept: metaphysical
Zombies Lean towards: conceivable but not metaphysically possible
Survey Prompt Response
Additional Questions
Abortion Accept: permissible
Aesthetic experience Lean towards: sui generis
Analysis of knowledge Lean towards: no analysis
Belief or credence Agnostic/undecided
Causation Lean towards: counterfactual/difference-making
Chinese room The question is too unclear to answer
Concepts Lean towards: empiricism
Consciousness Lean towards: dualism
Continuum hypothesis Lean towards: determinate
Cosmological fine-tuning Accept: brute fact
Environmental ethics Lean towards: non-anthropocentric
Extended mind Accept: yes
Foundations of mathematics Agnostic/undecided
Grounds of intentionality Lean towards: causal/teleological
Hard problem of consciousness Lean towards: no
Human genetic engineering Lean towards: permissible
Hume Lean towards: naturalist
Immortality Accept: yes
Interlevel metaphysics Lean towards: grounding
Justification Lean towards: coherentism
Kant Lean towards: two worlds
Law Lean towards: legal non-positivism
Material composition Lean towards: universalism
Method in political philosophy Accept: non-ideal theory
Mind uploading Lean towards: survival
Moral principles Accept: moral particularism
Morality Lean towards: non-naturalism
Other minds Accept a combination of answers:
  • Accept adult humans
  • Accept cats
  • Accept fish
  • Lean towards flies
  • Neutral towards worms
  • Lean against plants
  • Lean against particles
  • Lean towards newborn babies
  • Lean against current AI systems
  • Lean towards future AI systems
Ought implies can Lean towards: no
Philosophical knowledge Lean towards: a lot
Plato Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Politics Lean towards: socialism
Possible worlds There is no fact of the matter
Principle of sufficient reason Accept: false
Propositional attitudes Lean towards: representational
Propositions There is no fact of the matter
Quantum mechanics Agnostic/undecided
Race categories Lean towards: revise
Rational disagreement Accept: permissivism
Response to external-world skepticism Lean towards: epistemic externalist
Semantic content Lean towards: moderate contextualism (intermediate)
Sleeping beauty Lean towards: one-third
Spacetime Lean towards: substantivalism
Temporal ontology Lean towards: growing block
Theory of reference Lean towards: deflationary
Time travel Insufficiently familiar with the issue
True contradictions Lean towards: impossible
Values in science Lean towards: necessarily value-laden
Well-being Agnostic/undecided
Wittgenstein Lean towards: late