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What is the moral difference between abortion and infanticide?

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Is circular reasoning always a fallacy?

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How come nihilism is so popular today?

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Why is the complex number an integral part of physical reality?

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Being alive today: the most improbable coincidence?

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14 answers
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What is information?

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Does every truth have to be provable based on evidence?

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Do all epistemologies suffer from the "regress of justifications" problem?

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Have any philosophers applied the concept of "underdetermination" to non-scientific contexts?

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What philosopher said that knowledge is about discerning differences?

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What is the Null Hypothesis for a negative claim?

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1 answer
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Does the postmodern rejection of "Grand Narratives" have anything to do with "First Principles" argumentation?

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On the determination of scientific consensus

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Book Recommendation for Computational Theory of Mind

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Are uncomputable numbers/things a problem for Wheeler's "it from bit"?

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Are There Alternatives to Determinism and Stochasticism?

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Is topology of cultural ideas and concepts studied in modern philosophy?

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Do theories come from observations or do they determine what is observed?

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Should viable philosophical theories not always be consistent with science?

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Is evolutionary "morality" really the same thing as human morality?

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Can small random pieces produce a deterministic whole?

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In nondualistic religions (Shaivism/Hinduism/New Age) why does consciousness manifest the world at all?

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What should be understood by 'being' in the context of ontology?

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Badiou vs. Deleuze - Set Theory vs. Differential Calculus - Limits vs. Infinitesimals

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Is atheism about the existence of Deities or a personal perception of Sacredness?

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How can we decide which view to accept concerning our ultimate justification of our knowledge (Münchhausen trilemma)?

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Where in the evolutionary chain did morality start to evolve?

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Constant conjunction of events and probability

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Objectivity and subjectivity

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Is it necessary/possible to prove that facts exist?

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