Fully experimental conceptual engineering

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Abstract

Conceptual engineers are in the business of helping us think as we should. Experimental philosophy can be seen as being in the business of describing how we think. One might think there must thus be a gap between any experimental philosophy project and any successful project in conceptual engineering, that conceptual engineering reserves a special role for armchair philosophers. But, a successful project in conceptual engineering might be fully experimental. Conceptual engineering reserves no special role for armchair philosophers.
Original languageEnglish
JournalInquiry
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Publication statusPublished - 2 Dec 2020

Keywords

  • Experimental philosophy
  • Conceptual engineering
  • Philosophical methods
  • Philosophical methodology
  • Metaphilosophy

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