Scientists are living in their own cloudcuckoo land and these discussions of the demarcation problem are almost beyond belief.
As to pseudoscience, the core darwinian theory is completely fake, so the problem is not only pseudoscience, but professional integrity…
Meanwhile the material on Popper is best replaced with Kantian material.
ot’s of people are publishing year-end summaries of their blog activity. It got me to wondering which of my posts was the most popular in 2014.
The result was a surprise …
August 18, 2014: John Wilkins discusses the “Demarcation Problem”
One of the most fascinating things about philosophy is the fact that philosophers still can’t agree on the major issues even after debating them for hundreds of years. For example, they still can’t, as a discipline, agree on whether there are good arguments for the existence of gods. Many universities have theologians who masquerade as philosophers and publish in philosophy journals….