Představivost, poznávací cíl a Platónova jeskyně

Title: Představivost, poznávací cíl a Platónova jeskyně
Variant title:
  • Imagination, cognitive aim and Plato's cave
Source document: Studia philosophica. 2014, vol. 61, iss. 2, pp. [69]-75
  • ISSN
    1803-7445 (print)
    2336-453X (online)
Type: Article
License: Not specified license

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In the review of 100 myšlenkových experimentů ve filozofii (2013) Jakub Mácha raises several questions concerning our approach to thought experiment analysis. We address all of his remarks; particularly, we answer three questions: Which type of imagination do we use in our definition of thought experiments? How is the cognitive aim of thought experiments related to their cognitive value? Is the analysis of Plato's Cave proposed in our book appropriate?