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Does our mind alter our perception of taste from the way things look and/or previous experiences?

June 20, 2013
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Allen Stairs

Let's say when we measure the brainwaves of someone who is actually deluded and the brainwaves of someone who is fervently religious, they match up to an extraordinary degree. Are ...

June 7, 2013
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Charles Taliaferro

It is known that our thoughts are energy and originate from the mind. Our mind and thoughts are seperate from our brains and our physical body. So my question is ...

May 15, 2013
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Allen Stairs

Is it a common view among philosophers that human beings are simply biological computers? Doesn't this view reduce philosophy of mind to solely neuroscience?

May 9, 2013
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Eddy Nahmias

Are dreams an instance of the imagination, hallucination or something else?

March 29, 2013
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Allen Stairs

Are we responsible for forgetting things? It certainly doesn't seem like it, since we don't seem to have control over what we forget, but we are often held to the ...

April 4, 2013
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Oliver Leaman

Is Searle's 'chinese room' internally consistent? Does it not presuppose an agent who can understand the manipulation of symbols? If so, why not conceptualize our consciousness analogously to a computer's ...

March 29, 2013
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Gabriel Segal

Is the relation of the mind to the brain analogous in some way to the relationship between a magnetic field and a magnet? I have in mind the way in ...

March 29, 2013
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Gabriel Segal

Can a thing being distinct from something else be considered a property of that thing? (If my mind is distinct from my body can "being distinct from my body" be ...

March 21, 2013
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Stephen Maitzen and Gabriel Segal

When I look at the room I'm sitting in, I am consciously aware of it as existing outside my body and head. So, for example, I can walk towards the ...

March 21, 2013
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William Rapaport and Gabriel Segal

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