Recent Submissions

  • Probabilistic Approach to Epistemic Modals in the Framework of Dynamic Semantics 

    Kostic, Milana (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    In dynamic semantics meaning of a statement is not equated with its truth conditions but with its context change potential. It has also been claimed that dynamic framework can automatically account for certain paradoxes that ...
  • How Much Do We Learn about Hallucinations from Thought-Experiments? 

    Szelegieniec, Joanna Helena (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    The idea that our sensory experience cannot serve as a ground for knowledge lingers on within philosophical thinking from its very beginning. Since even the ancient sceptics argued against the possibility of knowledge ...
  • Pochwała eklektyzmu 

    Grabarczyk, Paweł; Sieczkowski, Tomasz (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
  • Tradition as a Communication System. A Pragmatic Approach 

    Grad, Paweł (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    A context of my paper is the debate on reason, tradition and traditional communities, in which this moral and epistemological issues were discussed as a part of general socio-philosophical theory of modernity. In ...
  • The Relationship Between Ethics and Literature in Light of Levinas’s Work 

    Walczak, Maria (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    In my paper I intend to uncover the relationship between ethics and literature. The aforementioned issue is connected to ’ethical turn’ — new orientation in literary studies, which was introduced in the nineties of 20th ...
  • Uwięzieni w maszynie. Technoantropologia 

    Zyzik, Grzegorz (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    The aim of this article is to pose the question of who is the man in a world steeped in technology. Currently, through the significant growth of the Internet, we are in the middle of the road leading to the connection ...
  • Wybrane teorie leżące u podstaw współczesnego paradygmatu wojny 

    Bubak-Mazur, Monika (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    This article will try to indicate the most important theories which constitute the modern paradigm of the war. The theory of the war is an important issue in political philosophy because it accentuates how the boundaries ...
  • Doświadczenie psychodeliczne jako doświadczenie poznawcze 

    Nowak, Szymon (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    Among the features marking a mystical experience facilitated by certain kind of psychedelic substances researchers singled out the so-called noetic quality, which indicates that mystical experiences can have a cognitive ...
  • Jak przekonać Kanta do kłamstwa? Aporie imperatywu kategorycznego 

    Piekarz, Michał (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    Some critical interpreters of Kant’s ethics accuse it for not corresponding to our common moral convictions. Kant claims that we are not allowed to lie to a murderer at the door even when he wants to kill his victim ...
  • Filozofia Edukacji. Metoda Matthew Lipmana przeciw pojęciu indoktrynacji 

    Rusek, Damian (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    Nowadays, the problem of indoctrination at schools seems to be quite distant and invalid in the sphere of the pedagogical research. It appears that manipulating students and inculcating certain attitudes and beliefs to ...
  • Wszechświat blokowy w kontekście nowego substancjalizmu czasoprzestrzennego 

    Luty, Damian (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    The goal of the paper is to present the problem of time, which emerges in the context of the discussion about the ontological status of spacetime. The problem is a consequence of the progress of the participants of the ...
  • Czy „Epistemologia Cnót” pozwoli nam rozwiązać problem Gettiera? 

    Kaluziński, Bartosz (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    The aim of this paper is to investigate if ideas developed by philosophers representing the current called Virtue Epistemology are able to resolve the Gettier problem. First of all, I am going to remind what classical ...
  • Specyfika postrzegania historii własnego życia. Rozważania nad tekstami autobiograficznymi J.-J. Rousseau 

    Winkler, Marta (Instytut Filozofii Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
    Autobiographical memory is a specific kind of memory concerning events and issues related to yourself. Your conception of your own life involves narratives in which all of yours experiences are interrelated. Autobiographical ...