My philosophical views

Question Answer Comments
A priori knowledge: yes and no Lean toward: no
Abstract objects: Platonism and nominalism Accept another alternative With respect to at least some abstract objects, e.g., mathematical ones, I'm a structuralist.
Aesthetic value: objective and subjective Accept: subjective
Analytic-synthetic distinction: yes and no Accept: yes
Epistemic justification: internalism and externalism Insufficiently familiar with the issue
External world: idealism, skepticism or non-skeptical realism Lean toward: skepticism
Free will: compatibilism, libertarianism or no free will Lean toward: no free will
God: theism and atheism Agnostic/undecided Actually, I'm not undecided: I'm an agnostic; we don't, possibly cannot, know.
Knowledge: empiricism and rationalism Accept both
Knowledge claims: contextualism, relativism or invariantism Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Laws of nature: Humean and non-Humean Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Logic: classical and non-classical Accept: non-classical
Mental content: internalism and externalism Accept: internalism
Meta-ethics: moral realism and moral anti-realism Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Metaphilosophy: naturalism and non-naturalism Accept: naturalism
Mind: physicalism and non-physicalism The question is too unclear to answer Depends on what's meant by "physicalism" of course. If you mean it in the sense of Chomsky's April 2009 JPhil paper, then I am a physicalist.
Moral judgment: cognitivism and non-cognitivism Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Moral motivation: internalism and externalism Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Newcomb's problem: one box and two boxes Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Normative ethics: deontology, consequentialism or virtue ethics Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Perceptual experience: disjunctivism, qualia theory, representationalism or sense-datum theory Accept: qualia theory I'm not sure of the difference between qualia and sense-data
Personal identity: biological view, psychological view or further-fact view Lean toward: psychological view
Politics: communitarianism, egalitarianism or libertarianism Insufficiently familiar with the issue Don't know what "communitarianism" is, but I'm definitely NOT a libertarian.
Proper names: Fregean and Millian Accept: Fregean
Science: scientific realism and scientific anti-realism Accept: scientific realism
Teletransporter (new matter): survival and death Accept an intermediate view Death of the body; survival of the mind
Time: A-theory and B-theory Insufficiently familiar with the issue
Trolley problem (five straight ahead, one on side track, turn requires switching, what ought one do?): switch and don't switch Accept: switch
Truth: correspondence, deflationary or epistemic Accept: correspondence Truth is correspondence, but we don't have access to truth, only to approximations thereof. I believe that you know that P iff you believe that P, you are justified in your belief, and *I believe that P*
Zombies: inconceivable, conceivable but not metaphysically possible or metaphysically possible Accept: conceivable but not metaphysically possible