Analytic Philosophy Without Naturalism (Routledge Studies in by Antonella Corradini,Sergio Galvan,E. J. Lowe

By Antonella Corradini,Sergio Galvan,E. J. Lowe

In contemporary years a number of makes an attempt were made via analytic philosophers to naturalize various diversified domain names of philosophical inquiry. All of those makes an attempt have had the typical objective of rendering those parts of philosophy amenable to empirical tools, with the goal of securing for them the supposedly target prestige and huge highbrow allure at the moment linked to such approaches.

This quantity brings jointly across the world recognized analytic philosophers, together with Alvin Plantinga, Peter van Inwagen and Robert Audi, to query the venture of naturalism. The articles examine what it capability to naturalize a website of philosophical inquiry and examine how this is applicable to some of the sub-disciplines of philosophy together with epistemology, metaphysics and the philosophy of the brain. the problem of no matter if naturalism is fascinating is raised and the members take heavily the prospect that first-class analytic philosophy might be undertaken with no naturalization.

Controversial and thought-provoking, Analytic Philosophy with no Naturalism examines attention-grabbing and contentious methodological matters in analytic philosophy and explores the connections among philosophy and technological know-how.

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