The Dawdler’s Philosophy

E12: Daniel Dennett’s Easy Problems - Content, Consciousness, and Intuition Pumps

October 21, 2018

This time the Dawdler’s examine Daniel Dennett’s book “Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking” (2013). Regardless of all that, these two tools think they think. Topics explored are philosophical zombies, Occam’s Razor, black boxes, and sorta operators.

Do you smell that? It’s the sweet potpourri of Dennettian thinkadinks.


00:08:24 – Thinking Tools

00:39:32 – Folk Psychology, etc.

00:51:21 – Heterophenomenology and Zombies

01:15:01 – The Tuned Deck and Two Black Boxes

01:39:09 – Ryan does not Understand Dennett

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