1 REALISM - What we perceive are physical
objects which exist independently of our minds.
We perceive what is really out there - either
directly or indirectly.
1.1 Direct Realism
1.1.1 "Common sense view"
188.8.131.52 - Naive?
184.108.40.206 + Intuitive - makes sense to admit this is how we
perceive the world as this is how we talk about our
perceptions - we can't give an account of experience
without talking about physical objects.
1.1.2 Argument from Illusion
1.1.3 Argument from hallucination
1.1.4 Argument from Perceptual Variation
1.1.5 Time Lag Argument
1.2 INDIRECT REALISM
1.2.1 We perceive objects which exist mind-independently but only through SENSE-DATA which are caused by and represent physical objects.
220.127.116.11 SENSE DATA =
18.104.22.168 Arguments in favour of IR:
2 IDEALISM - What we perceive
are mental things - ideas of