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What is the difference between "reductio ad absurdum" and "proof by contradiction"?

17 votes
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When it is correct to use Tarski's undefinability theorem versus Gödel's incompleteness theorem?

14 votes

Is the "omniscient-omnipotent-omnipresent" definition of God consistent?

11 votes

Are systems of logic that don't follow or extend garden-variety FOL possible?

9 votes

Does a negative claimant have a burden of proof?

8 votes

Is a language its dictionary?

6 votes

Does humanism's rejection of God necesitate relativism?

6 votes

When is it right to break the rules?

5 votes

What is the philosophical equivalent of mathematical proofs?

4 votes

A metaphysical soul without an axiom for such?

4 votes

Is there any possible world in which 2+2=5?

4 votes

Where and how can I get started in contemporary philosophy?

3 votes

What is a "straw man" argument?

3 votes

What is the justification for averaging utility in utilitarianism?

2 votes

What are the major branches of philosophy?

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Are the limitations of language proof against the divinity of holy books?

1 vote

When is violence appropriate?