Postings with tag: hume
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An essay in which I argue that, among other reasons, Nelson Goodman's Grue Paradox is uncessarily complex, that we have universal cognitive principles gifted to us by evolution that provide a benchmark for rejecting grue predicates, and that our reasoning is not inductive, but is speculative conjecturalism.
.” “I am Adam Smith,” said the old man. “Adam Smith, the Father of Economics?” Joked Juggernaut. “Indeed,” said the old man. “No kidding.” “No, I am the reincarnation,” said Adam Smith.