Jerry Fodor

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  • Theism or Atheism?

    And Jerry Fodor did not show any evidence for his argument, therefore I do not have to disprove it.There are "faith jumps" in Pro's argument, he does not provide evidence in order to rationally assess the evidence. Therefore, God exists.The first premise is argument from ignorance, one need to prove intentional states cannot exist without God (Evolution can do miracles).My Observation of Pro's argument:(a) Arguments are neither sound nor strong.(b) It would be nice if sources are cited.(c) Pro should define terms.

  • Evolution did happen

     What Darwin Got Wrong, by Jerry Fodor and Massimo Piattelli-Parmarini. Those that survive, breed, and the only ones to breed are the strong (either in mind, or physical strength). Those that survive, breed, and the only ones to breed are the strong (either in mind, or physical strength)." I don't want to argue about the phrase "not so different," but the differences between the two are interesting if not substantial.

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