8 notes tagged with "epistemology"

Bayesian Epistemology

Beliefs should have a defined degree of certainity rather than a binary true/false(like in classical [ Epistemology ]). Laws of Probability…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #probability, #epistemology, #philosophy

Published on 9 months ago

Clarity is Dangerous

The feeling of clarity(or "I get it") is dangerous. Once you get that feeling, you think you know enough - and that will end further…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #knowledge, #epistemology, #heuristics

Published on 3 months ago

Epistemology - Introduction to Theory of Knowledge

There is a difference between knowing and believing... Knowledge Belief Is true Can be false Confident Less confidence Good basis Any basis…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #epistemology, #knowledge, #philosophy, #belief

Published on 10 months ago

Epistemology

Epistemology means the theory of knowledge. Main questions in Epistemology are... What is the nature of knowledge? What are the obstacles to…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #epistemology, #knowledge, #philosophy

Published on 10 months ago

Good Epistemic Habits

Instead of talking only about things that you are convinced about, talk also about things that you believe along with the path you took to…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #knowledge, #belief, #epistemology, #rationality

Published on 9 months ago

Introduction to Epistemology

Epistemology means the theory of knowledge or study of knowledge. Main questions in Epistemology are... What is the nature of knowledge…

Tagged with: #epistemology, #philosophy, #literature-notes, #knowledge

Published on 10 months ago

Intuition in Philosophy

Intuition in philosophy is "an indirect way to grasp knowledge and morality". You intuitively know if an action is right or wrong - even…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #epistemology, #philosophy, #intuition, #cognition

Published on 10 months ago

Neuroscience of Creativity, Perception, and Confirmation Bias

All behavior is to reduce uncertainty - uncertainty brings stress. Creativity is seeing things differently - and that starts with…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #psychology, #cognition, #creativity, #uncertainty, #epistemology

Published on 10 months ago

See All tags