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Experimental philosophy, in three books

H. Power

Experimental philosophy, in three books

containing new experiments microscopical, mercurial, magnetical

by H. Power

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Published by J. Martin and J. Allestry .
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Statementby H. Power.
SeriesLandmarks of science
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What Is Experimental Philosophy. Experimental philosophers tend to describe their project by pointing to three features: first, that experimental philosophy is done by philosophers; second, that it involves carrying out experimental studies; and third, that the goal of these studies is to test claims about people’s intuitions.

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Journal of Experimental Philosophy - expressions of interest Along with other people who work in experimental philosophy, I think the time is ripe for experimental philosophy to have its own journal. X-phi should of course still be published in mainstream journals, which is its main venue today, but a specialist journal would greatly benefit.

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