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The Myth of the Intuitive: Experimental Philosophy and Philosophical Method

Max Deutsch

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028950
eISBN:
9780262327374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028950.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book is a defense of the methods of analytic philosophy against a recent empirical challenge to the soundness of those methods. The challenge is raised by practitioners of “experimental ... More


Evidence-Based Practice as a Driver of Pseudoscience in Prevention Research

Dennis M. Gorman

in Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037426
eISBN:
9780262344814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037426.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Many of the subject matters discussed under the topic of pseudoscience can be readily distinguished from science proper, and there are few individuals with any serious scientific training who would ... More


Toward Human Research Protection That Is Evidence Based and Participant Centered

Michael McDonald, Susan Cox, and Anne Townsend

in Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027465
eISBN:
9780262320825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027465.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

This chapter addresses a fundamental question of whether current research protection systems based on compliance with rules actually do what they purport to do – protect participants without ... More


Intuitions and Counterexamples

Max Deutsch

in The Myth of the Intuitive: Experimental Philosophy and Philosophical Method

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028950
eISBN:
9780262327374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028950.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter identifies an important ambiguity in the claim that many philosophical arguments treat intuitions as evidence and a corresponding ambiguity in the term “intuition” itself. On one reading ... More


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