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Unformatted text preview: It is possible to be wrong about the experiences we are having. • Experiences like ours don’t reiterate the truth of those experiences • A skeptist would say this shows us we know much about anything Appearance No privileged realm of perception (A or R) Traditional – we have immediate and infallible knowledge of the character of our own experience It seems that objects can appear different to us without a change in the object Expectation effects Because we have a particular belief/ expectation we mischaracterize or misinterpret our own experience • Expect pain • Orange sherbet • Childs haircut Fallible and malleable • Judgments about appearance/seeming’s are fallible • Seeming’s can change without change in objects • Free is a malleability of perception/ it’s easily influenced /changed •...
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This note was uploaded on 05/11/2011 for the course PHI 101 taught by Professor Davidkruger during the Spring '11 term at Albany State University.
- Spring '11