Fri 10 Apr, 2009 07:16 am - Well then, glad to see we could squabble over nothing. It is of genuine philosophical importance to determine whether your issue is substantive rather than [I]raising [/I]it before this determination. (view)
Fri 10 Apr, 2009 12:39 am - The evidentialist claims that [I]it is irrational or unreasonable to hold a belief that has insufficient evidence.
[/I]Belief in God is purported to be one such belief that has insufficient or... (view)
Thu 9 Apr, 2009 11:55 pm - [quote=Caroline]Come off it nerdfiles, you often use mathmatcal equations to express your views and expect people to understand and that we are all mathmaticians, isnt that just a little... (view)
Sun 5 Apr, 2009 08:05 pm - "Knowledge creation" seems pejorative or outright a contradiction in terms.
New empirical findings do not imply God. To deny this would be like supposing that the discovery that the... (view)
Tue 24 Mar, 2009 03:15 am - [quote=Didymos Thomas]Depends on how you define "rich". Jobs are typically (we can point to the government as a producer of jobs) created by someone with more money than the people the... (view)
Sat 21 Mar, 2009 12:55 pm - [quote=Zetherin]I don't understand the distinction.
Insects cannot rationalize on human level - they do not have the capacity to do so. What's the difference between "Insects do not... (view)
Fri 20 Mar, 2009 07:04 pm - It takes an assumption of the social implication of words and their use to say "explain" is more down to earth than "elucidation." What's your justification for that... (view)
Fri 20 Mar, 2009 06:44 pm - Correction: Insects do not have the capacity to evidence that they have a conception of death. It's not simply that they [i]do not[/i]. Insects [i]cannot[/i] have a conception of death. But... (view)
Fri 20 Mar, 2009 06:08 pm - [QUOTE=Zetherin;54430]Take this moral proposition:
"I think it's wrong to make cows suffer in slaughter houses."
We could conduct research into the nervous systems of the... (view)
Fri 20 Mar, 2009 05:29 pm - [QUOTE=Zetherin;54427]But let's get back on track: I do believe the conversation would benefit if the two questions you just posed could be brought to light. I'm a bit confused as to why... (view)