1 Introduction Moore performed the proof of an external world, known as “Moore’s proof,” in his 1939 lecture “Proof of an External World.” The opening of Moore’s lecture quotes Kant’s problem of an external world where the Critique of Pure Reason famously declares lack of a solution to Kant
Part I Dogmatism, Conservativism, and the Mainstream Debate 1. Moore’s Proof There is something intellectually unsatisfying about G.E. Moore’s ( 1959 ) proof of the external world. However, it is not especially obvious just what it is about the Proof that fails to satisfy. No one outside
Retribution and Organic Unities M ICHAEL C LARK * Department of Philosophy University of Nottingham University Park, Nottingham, UK email@example.com G.E. Moore argued that his principle of organic unities, according to which the value of a whole is to be distinguished from the
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… How far does the pattern of certainty and doubt in Moore’s philosophical position agree with the pattern of certainty and doubt in the commonsense view of the world? The agreement would seem to be complete. Moore’s certainties are the certainties of the plain man. His doubts and
1 Annalisa Coliva 1 Professor Coliva and I share a great admiration for Moore and Wittgenstein, despite some disagreement on what exactly makes them so admirable. In the case of Wittgenstein, we disagree about how to sort out the various voices in On Certainty : her Wittgenstein
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Moore, George Edward (4.11.1873 London – 24.10.1958 Cambridge), engl. Philosoph, mit seinem Freund B.Russell einer der Pioniere der analytischen Philosophie. Selbst ausgebildet am Trinity College in Cambridge, lehrte M. dort seit 1898 als Fellow, 1911–1925 als Lecturer und 1925–1939 als Prof.; 1921
Moore, Henry (30.7.1898 Castleford, Yorkshire, England – 31.8.1986 Perry Green, Hertfordshire), einer der bedeutendsten Bildhauer des 20. Jh.; von 1921 bis 1925 Studium am Royal College of Art in London, danach bis 1932 Lehrtätigkeit daselbst. Sein Frühwerk zeichnet sich durch schlichte, direkt in
With Walls of Iron?
The most important facet of Jewish ethnicity in Egypt which emerges from this study is the interaction over the Jewish-Egyptian boundary. Previous scholarship has assumed that this border was a Siegfried Line marked by mutual contempt. Yet Jews, Egyptians and also Greeks interacted in complicated ways in Ptolemaic Egypt, with positive relationships being at least as numerous as negative ones.