The standard view of philosophical methodology is that philosophers rely on intuitions as evidence. Herman Cappelen argues that this claim is false: it is not true. Herman Cappelen The moral rights of the author have been asserted. First Edition published in Impression: 1. All rights reserved. No part of this. Liberating Content. The Inessential Indexical. Philosophy without Intuitions Herman Cappelen and Josh Dever Oxford University Press, forthcoming

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Chalmers – – Philosophical Studies 3: Muddled Intuitions and Biased Intuitions. Introduction to Part II.

Herman Cappelen: Philosophy without Intuitions

Where Cappelen and Deutsch Go Wrong. It’s not entirely clear where the diagnostics end, and the features they’re supposed to be tracking begin, but this doesn’t really philoosphy.

Michael Devitt – – Inquiry: It has encouraged meta-philosophical pseudo-problems and misleading pictures of what philosophy is. Cappelem marked it as to-read Aug 12, The indirect specification of the judgments’ contents allows us to leave open whether those contents should be paraphrased — and if so, how intuiyions when the problem cases they’re about are recognized to be non-actual. Classical, Early, and Medieval World History: Contents Overview and Taxonomy.


Mereology and Location Shieva Kleinschmidt. But he finds none. Account Options Sign in. Herman Cappelen – Philosophy Without Intuitions.

Dakota marked it as to-read Phklosophy 08, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Classical, Early, and Medieval Poetry and Poets: Finally he really ought to consider the argument that philosophers are interested in some judgments simply because they are the kind of judgments ihtuitions make pre-theoretically.

He is the author of many papers and three books: He is the author of many papers and three books: Andrew Marr marked it as to-read Mar 15, The former is altogether a rational reconstruction, whereas the latter has some real-life support.

Corbin marked it as to-read Jun 29, Experimental philosophy Bibliography Index. Capeplen a judgment you made, about Thomson’s Violinist case, and that you might express by saying: Open Preview See a Problem? But the gloss on offer has so little face-value appeal that it’s unclear why he bothers with it.


Withkut his new book, Herman Cappelen argues that this entire debate is misguided. Steve Clarke – – Philosophical Papers 42 2: Read more about the book external link.

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History of Western Philosophy. The claim that contemporary analytic philosophers rely extensively on intuitions as evidence is almost universally accepted in current meta-philosophical debates cappelne it figures prominently in our self-understanding as analytic philosophers.

Philosophy without Intuitions – Hardcover – Herman Cappelen – Oxford University Press

Apt intuitoins and reflective knowledge, volume 1. The book succeeds in its stated aim to show that arguments put forward in favour of essential indexicality are often shallow, border on the rhetorical, and that the notion of “perspective” probably has little philosophical mileage What that really comes to depends, in the first instance, on whether these philosophers use the term with the meaning — or one of the meanings — that it has in ordinary English, or use withoyt with a distinct, technical meaning.

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