Manga portrait

A portrait of yours truly, Michael, drawn by my good friend David Smith (below), owner of Watermelon Studios. He's an aspiring... Read more »
| Other |

Japan Year Abroad Report 2007

Akita International University (AIU) is small, rural place, hidden away in the Tohoku region in Northern Japan. With a mere 600... Read more »
| Japan, Journal |

First Kiss Jdrama

Watching Jdramas is a great way to brush up on Japanese listening skills, and even cultural knowledge. Recommended is the... Read more »
| Other |

Wittgenstein’s Fly bottle

"What is your aim in Philosophy?" "To show the fly the way out of the fly-bottle" (Philosophical Investigations) -... Read more »
| Philosophy |

Responses to Skepticism

Here I consider a couple of other responses to skepticism interesting in their own right. Both Externalist and Internalist... Read more »
| Philosophy |

Internalist views

Internalist views could be said to lead to considering normativity as an issue in Epistemology. That is, what it is we 'should'... Read more »
| Philosophy |

Externalist views

We have our basic Justified True Belief (JTB) account of knowledge. Subject (S) knows something (p) iff: (P1) p is... Read more »
| Philosophy |

Externalism vs Internalism

Tricky, tricky. What a mess of a debate this is. I'll give it my best shot to clarify. First of all, we need to be aware of... Read more »
| Philosophy |
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