Philosophy Debates

 
Sort By:
Showing: 71 - 80

i think its true

vi_spex
DimensionKC

Heartbeats of a gold heart pumps gold through the veins of the mechanical world...

Post Voting Period
2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Logical Positivism is Sound

ShabShoral
Sidewalker

Standard rules; propose definitions and explicit rules if you like and I'll edit this....

Post Voting Period
9 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Gay And lesbian Marriage is right.

Jonan4tor
cjohnson321

Hello there,I'm gonna instigate this round,of course,as you see. I take the the position against Gay and Lesbian marriage. I know Gay's and Lesbian's,and they are quite nice people. I know some that are not so nice. But I'm making the argument that it's not right. Accept of course if you wanna have a nice little debate. I want a nice debate of course,but I don't mind some joking around and some easy going-ness. But I do want a real debate. If you're a troll or not serious,please stay away. I'm n...

Post Voting Period
2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Free will

Zane.FranzWilhelm
K.Risk

If Free will exists it can easily violate some laws of nature. Thus, if free will can't violate some of both philosophical and physical laws, free will doesn't exist....

Post Voting Period
2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Resolved: Reality is a differential of potentials.

SkyLeach
Cobalt

This debate is part of Tejretics debate-of-the-week effort to increase the quality of debates on the site.Resolution: As a derivative of theoretical physics, philosophical resolutions on reality vs. the scientific method, and discoveries and findings of fact in quantum physics, it is proposed that 'reality' and thus the physical universe itself is derived from differing potential probabiliteis trapped along a single vector of observed time known as the universe.Pro:...

Post Voting Period
10 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

time is only the present becoming the future, the past being non existent and just records

solar145254
vi_spex

The past isn't here. It used to be which sounds obvious about it being non existent currently yet the past is constantly referred to as something that is included as part of a wider cosmology, disregarding the present being all there is, the future becoming the present. Why is the past counted in things like research testing with repeat calculations?...

Post Voting Period
6 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

This house believes that "Knowledge is impossible"

George_DZ
solar145254

My stand is that knowledge is possible. Before I begin my argumentation: Knowledge shall be defined by the traditional "justified true belief" analysis of knowledge, that is an agent knows a proposition only if the agent holds a belief in the proposition that is justified, and that the proposition turns out to be true. For simplification matters, since we are assuming the truth of justified true belief, let us not drag in the matter of Gettier Cases. Belief is defined as having a propositional...

Post Voting Period
3 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Solipsism

solar145254
CaptainScarlet

Illusions simply occur in our world, if not the solipsists individual world for example falling asleep and dreaming of other people with the illusion you can be heard and seen. So how different is the woken world, why is it not that there is the illusion of others being real and not just behaving real. Why is it not that spaces, rooms etc come to be when you come across them and not be when you turn away. How is this not as in dreaming when everything is encompassed within just your one feeling...

Post Voting Period
1 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Immigration Ought To Be Recognized As A Human Right

Tate.V
dj123w1

This will be an LD style debate. First round is presenting case, and so on. My dad was born in 1968 in Saigon, Vietnam during the war. Grandpa was a soldier fighting for the South in the Vietnam War, and was taken to a camp that was owned by the communists and was kept as a prisoner of war. In 1993, when my dad was 24 years old, his whole family received airplane tickets to America to escape the communist takeover in Vietnam.They chose to settle in California because he heard the weather was...

Post Voting Period
2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Legalization of suicide

lord_megatron
sathvikbasri

Why not? If a loser wants to die, then let him. It will ease up the population as well....

Post Voting Period
10 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago