George Shiber's Academyhttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiberacademic discussions in philosophy, mathematical logic, mathematics and theoretical physicsen2008 BlogTalkRadio.com. All Rights Reserved.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMTWed, 23 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMTPodcastingEZ Rss 0.1http://cdn.btrcdn.com/pics/hostpics/3ef2ac99-f5bd-46c4-bd2e-0b7d7d877e7f_hyyhh.jpgGeorge Shiber's Academyhttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiberacademic discussions in philosophy, mathematical logic, mathematics and theoretical physicsfeeds@blogtalkradio.comBlogTalkRadio.comBlogTalkRadio, Blog Talk RadioGeorge Shibers Lecturesnoacademic discussions in philosophy, mathematical logic, mathematics and theoretical physicsA Brief Defense Of 3-Dimensionalism - Apr 23,2014http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/23/a-brief-defense-of-3-dimensionalismPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/23/a-brief-defense-of-3-dimensionalism/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/23/a-brief-defense-of-3-dimensionalismWed, 23 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMTA short reply to a 4-Dimensionalist attack against 3-dimensionalism 00:24:00George Shibers LecturesnoPerdurantism,Endurantism,Spacetime,3-Dimensionalism,BlogTalkRadioA Brief Defense Of 3-DimensionalismA Critique Of: 'Loyalty: An Essay on the Morality of Relationships', G. Fletcher - Apr 22,2014http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/22/a-critique-of-loyalty-an-essay-on-the-morality-of-relationships-g-fletcherPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/22/a-critique-of-loyalty-an-essay-on-the-morality-of-relationships-g-fletcher/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/22/a-critique-of-loyalty-an-essay-on-the-morality-of-relationships-g-fletcherTue, 22 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMTA universalistic/virtue ethic critique of Fletcher's basic contention that loyalty is the central and ineliminable feature of morality. 00:20:00George Shibers LecturesnoEthics,Loyalty,law,G. Fletcher,Morality,BlogTalkRadioA Critique Of: 'Loyalty: An Essay on the Morality of Relationships', G. FletcherA 'Modalist' Solution To Chrysippus' Puzzle - Apr 20,2014http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/20/a-modalist-solution-to-chrysippus-puzzlePodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/20/a-modalist-solution-to-chrysippus-puzzle/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2014/04/20/a-modalist-solution-to-chrysippus-puzzleSun, 20 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMTA modal-essentialist solution to Chrysippus' puzzle. 00:31:00George Shibers LecturesnoChrysippus,Identity,Existence,Mereology,BlogTalkRadioA 'Modalist' Solution To Chrysippus' PuzzleSupersymmetry and String Theory - Nov 12,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/11/12/supersymmetry-and-string-theoryPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/11/12/supersymmetry-and-string-theory/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/11/12/supersymmetry-and-string-theoryTue, 12 Nov 2013 21:00:00 GMTA critical appraisal of Susy and String Theory: a devil's advocate's perspective01:15:00George Shibers LecturesnoSusy,String Theory,physics,unification,Standard Model,BlogTalkRadioSupersymmetry and String TheoryMathematics and Quantum Field Theory - Nov 07,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/11/07/mathematics-and-quantum-field-theoryPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/11/07/mathematics-and-quantum-field-theory/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/11/07/mathematics-and-quantum-field-theoryThu, 07 Nov 2013 17:00:00 GMTSome remarks on mathematics and quantum field theory, part 1.01:28:00George Shibers Lecturesnomathematics,quantum physics,field theory,string theory,SuSy,BlogTalkRadioMathematics and Quantum Field TheoryFixed Points and Strongly Compact Cardinals - Oct 24,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/10/24/fixed-points-and-strongly-compact-cardinalsPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/10/24/fixed-points-and-strongly-compact-cardinals/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/10/24/fixed-points-and-strongly-compact-cardinalsThu, 24 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMTStrongly compact cardinals, elementary embeddings and characterization by fixed points and fine ultrafilters.00:32:00George Shibers Lecturesnolarge cardinals,supercompactness,compact cardinals,fixed points,embeddings,BlogTalkRadioFixed Points and Strongly Compact CardinalsTruth And Curry's Paradox - Oct 06,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/10/06/truth-and-currys-paradoxPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/10/06/truth-and-currys-paradox/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/10/06/truth-and-currys-paradoxSun, 06 Oct 2013 23:00:00 GMTTwo versions of Curry's paradox are presented, a paradox highly regarded as the most vexing and the most threatening to a consistent and viable truth-theory, with some conclusions drawn.00:57:00George Shibers Lecturesnotruth,paradox,curry,proof,validity,BlogTalkRadioTruth And Curry's ParadoxReflections On Kant, Prt. 3 - Aug 25,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/25/reflections-on-kant-prt-3Podcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/25/reflections-on-kant-prt-3/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/25/reflections-on-kant-prt-3Sun, 25 Aug 2013 21:00:00 GMTKant on teleology, reason, and autonomy00:48:00George Shibers LecturesnoKant,idealism,reason,autonomy,spontaneity,BlogTalkRadioReflections On Kant, Prt. 3Reflections On Kant, Prt. 2 - Aug 20,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/20/reflections-on-kant-prt-2Podcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/20/reflections-on-kant-prt-2/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/20/reflections-on-kant-prt-2Tue, 20 Aug 2013 00:30:00 GMTKant on Human Spontaneity, Autonomy, the Natural Order and the Moral Order00:42:00George Shibers LecturesnoKant,spontaneity,autonomy,metaphysics,epistemology,BlogTalkRadioReflections On Kant, Prt. 2Reflections On Kant, Prt.1 - Aug 12,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/12/reflections-on-kant-prt1Podcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/12/reflections-on-kant-prt1/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/12/reflections-on-kant-prt1Mon, 12 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMTStudies and analyses in Kantian Philosophy.01:01:00George Shibers LecturesnoKant,Realism,Idealism,Empiricism,Transcendentalism,BlogTalkRadioReflections On Kant, Prt.1Freedom, Responsibility, and Causation - Aug 01,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/01/freedom-responsibility-and-causation-1Podcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/01/freedom-responsibility-and-causation-1/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/08/01/freedom-responsibility-and-causation-1Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:00:00 GMTOn the Principles Of Possible Action and Of Prevention.01:21:00George Shibers LecturesnoFreedom,Responsibility,Causation,Action,Prevention,BlogTalkRadioFreedom, Responsibility, and CausationThe Strongest Large Cardinal Axioms - Mar 08,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/03/08/the-strongest-large-cardinal-axiomsPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/03/08/the-strongest-large-cardinal-axioms/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/03/08/the-strongest-large-cardinal-axiomsFri, 08 Mar 2013 17:00:00 GMTShort of provable inconsistency, what are the strongest large cardinal axioms, and a look at extending into inconsistency with paraconsistent dialethicist truth-theory02:00:00George Shibers LecturesnoInfinity,large cardinals,Kunen,Vopenka,ultrafilters,BlogTalkRadioThe Strongest Large Cardinal AxiomsOn The nature of first-person knowledge of intentionality - Feb 13,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/13/on-the-nature-of-first-person-knowledge-of-intentionality-1Podcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/13/on-the-nature-of-first-person-knowledge-of-intentionality-1/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/13/on-the-nature-of-first-person-knowledge-of-intentionality-1Wed, 13 Feb 2013 21:00:00 GMTon the illusion of first-person knowledge of intentional states and reflections what could count as neuropsychological evidence of consciousness02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnomind,consciousness,self knowledge,intentionality,psychology,BlogTalkRadioOn The nature of first-person knowledge of intentionalitySet-Theoretic Existence and Differential Equations - Feb 09,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/09/set-theoretic-existence-and-differential-equationsPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/09/set-theoretic-existence-and-differential-equations/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/09/set-theoretic-existence-and-differential-equationsSat, 09 Feb 2013 23:00:00 GMTOn the provability or non-provability of certain mathematical theorems wiithin 'weak' subsystems of second-order number theory in relation to differential equations, in particular, the Cauchy-Peano existence-theorem for solutions to differential equations01:59:00George Shibers Lecturesnoset existence axioms,differential equations,Cauchy,Peano,mathematics,BlogTalkRadioSet-Theoretic Existence and Differential EquationsStrong Large Cardinals and Indestructibility - Feb 08,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/08/strong-large-cardinals-and-indestructibilityPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/08/strong-large-cardinals-and-indestructibility/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/08/strong-large-cardinals-and-indestructibilityFri, 08 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMTI construct a model in which 'strongness' of a cardinal k is indestructible under k+-weakly closed Prikry Forcing, and a solution to Hajnal's Conjecture01:59:00George Shibers LecturesnoInfinity,large cardinals,Prikry Forcing,indestructibility,strong cardinals,BlogTalkRadioStrong Large Cardinals and IndestructibilityBayesian Conditionalization And Indexical Credence - Feb 03,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/03/bayesian-conditionalization-and-indexical-credencePodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/03/bayesian-conditionalization-and-indexical-credence/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/03/bayesian-conditionalization-and-indexical-credenceSun, 03 Feb 2013 23:00:00 GMTOn the problem of shared preferences of 2 or more Bayesian decision makers and the necessity to indexicalize conditionalization, and some reflections on the impact on theory-selection in science01:59:00George Shibers Lecturesnoscience,bayesianism,conditionalization,indexical credence,belief revision,BlogTalkRadioBayesian Conditionalization And Indexical CredenceFurther Reflections on Egalitarianism - Feb 02,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/02/further-reflections-on-egalitarianismPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/02/further-reflections-on-egalitarianism/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/02/02/further-reflections-on-egalitarianismSat, 02 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMTDemocratic vs. Political Egalitarianism: two critiques and a look forward01:59:00George Shibers Lecturesnoegalitarianism,justice,distributive justice,political egalitarianism,democratic egalitarianism,BlogTalkRadioFurther Reflections on EgalitarianismT-Duality, Mirror-Symmetry and Superstring Theory - Jan 26,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/26/t-duality-mirror-symmetry-and-superstring-theoryPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/26/t-duality-mirror-symmetry-and-superstring-theory/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/26/t-duality-mirror-symmetry-and-superstring-theorySat, 26 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMTSome of my proofs that superstring (M) Theory is the only possible GuTheory, and some reflections on the philosophy of physics/science (the 'physical' proofs will be provided in pdf-form and linked in various groups and my page)02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnostrings,supersymmetry,unification physics,mirror symmetry,T-duality,BlogTalkRadioT-Duality, Mirror-Symmetry and Superstring TheoryReflections On Democratic Egalitarianism - Jan 24,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/24/reflections-on-democratic-egalitarianismPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/24/reflections-on-democratic-egalitarianism/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/24/reflections-on-democratic-egalitarianismThu, 24 Jan 2013 22:00:00 GMTIn defense of DE and the principle of luck-equality and reciprocity02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnoegalitarianism,democracy,reciprocity,luck,distributive justice,BlogTalkRadioReflections On Democratic EgalitarianismGauge/Gravity Dualities and Supersymmetry - Jan 22,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/22/gaugegravity-dualities-and-supersymmetryPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/22/gaugegravity-dualities-and-supersymmetry/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/22/gaugegravity-dualities-and-supersymmetryTue, 22 Jan 2013 17:30:00 GMTon supersymmetric gauge invariance and the uniqueness of superstring-M-Theory w.r.t. gauge/gravity dualities and shrodinger symmetries (lecture 3, part 2)02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnosupersymmetry,grand unification,strings,gauge invariance,the schrodinger symmetries,BlogTalkRadioGauge/Gravity Dualities and SupersymmetryAesthetic Values And Aesthetic Qualities - Jan 20,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/20/aesthetic-values-and-aesthetic-qualitiesPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/20/aesthetic-values-and-aesthetic-qualities/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/20/aesthetic-values-and-aesthetic-qualitiesSun, 20 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMTOn what do aestheic pleonastic evaluations and 'properties' supervene01:56:00George Shibers Lecturesnoaesthetic,values,beauty,normativity,the naturalistic fallacy,BlogTalkRadioAesthetic Values And Aesthetic QualitiesSupercompactness, Extendibility and Vopenka's Principle - Jan 18,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/18/supercompactness-extendibility-and-vopenkas-principlePodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/18/supercompactness-extendibility-and-vopenkas-principle/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/18/supercompactness-extendibility-and-vopenkas-principleFri, 18 Jan 2013 00:30:00 GMTReflections on the relative consistency of large cardinals in the range between supercompact to Vopenka's Principle, and the limits of large cardinal axioms02:00:00George Shibers LecturesnoInfinity,large cardinals,supercompactness,extendibility,Vopenka,BlogTalkRadioSupercompactness, Extendibility and Vopenka's PrincipleSuperstring Theory and Gauge/Gravity Duality - Jan 17,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/17/superstring-theory-and-gaugegravity-dualityPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/17/superstring-theory-and-gaugegravity-duality/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/17/superstring-theory-and-gaugegravity-dualityThu, 17 Jan 2013 00:30:00 GMTSupersymmetry breaking and super-gauge invariant quantum-gravity theories - part 2 (in a series on superstring M-theory)02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnosupersymmetry,quantum-gravity,gauge gravity dualities,grand unification theories,physics,BlogTalkRadioSuperstring Theory and Gauge/Gravity DualityThe 'Miracles' of SuperString Theory - Jan 14,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/14/the-miracles-of-superstring-theoryPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/14/the-miracles-of-superstring-theory/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/14/the-miracles-of-superstring-theoryMon, 14 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMTArguments from super-gauge symmetries and 'no-miracles' to show, that, up to isomorphism, superstring theory is the only coherent GuT - part 102:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnostrings,supersymmetry,grand unification,physics,mathematics,BlogTalkRadioThe 'Miracles' of SuperString Theory Meta-Ethics And The Ontology Of Morality - Jan 10,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/10/meta-ethics-and-the-ontology-of-moralityPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/10/meta-ethics-and-the-ontology-of-morality/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/10/meta-ethics-and-the-ontology-of-moralityThu, 10 Jan 2013 22:00:00 GMTA defense of non-pleonastic modal constructive contractarianism for moral ontologies 02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnomorality,meta-ethics,moral facts,contractarianism,constructivism,BlogTalkRadioMeta-Ethics And The Ontology Of MoralityStrongly Compact Cardinals And Elementary Embeddings - Jan 09,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/09/strongly-compact-cardinals-and-elementary-embeddingsPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/09/strongly-compact-cardinals-and-elementary-embeddings/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/09/strongly-compact-cardinals-and-elementary-embeddingsWed, 09 Jan 2013 22:00:00 GMTI will prove that the class of cardinals fixed by by an elementary embedding induced by a fine ultrafilter relative to a supercompact large cardinal can be equally characterized similarly but relative to a strongly compact cardinal < supercompact cardinal02:00:00George Shibers LecturesnoInfinity,elementary embedding,ultrafilters,strong compactness,large cardinals,BlogTalkRadioStrongly Compact Cardinals And Elementary Embeddings Morality, Responsibility, and Ethical Loopholes - Jan 06,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/06/morality-responsibility-and-ethical-loopholesPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/06/morality-responsibility-and-ethical-loopholes/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/06/morality-responsibility-and-ethical-loopholesSun, 06 Jan 2013 22:00:00 GMTThe principle of alternate possibility and the principle of possible action, and on the a-priori loopholes of moral theories02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnomorality,action,responsibility,loopholes,freedom,BlogTalkRadioMorality, Responsibility, and Ethical LoopholesSuccessive Large Cardinals And Measurability: The Limits Of - Jan 04,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/04/successive-large-cardinals-and-measurability-the-limits-ofPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/04/successive-large-cardinals-and-measurability-the-limits-of/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/04/successive-large-cardinals-and-measurability-the-limits-ofFri, 04 Jan 2013 22:00:00 GMTOn the measurability and succession relation for large cardinals and on the ineffability of 'real' infinities'02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnoinfinity,large cardinals,measurability,logic,proof-theoretical ordinals,BlogTalkRadioSuccessive Large Cardinals And Measurability: The Limits Of The Limits Of Infinity And On Successive Large Cardinals - Jan 02,2013http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/02/the-limits-of-infinity-and-on-successive-large-cardinalsPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/02/the-limits-of-infinity-and-on-successive-large-cardinals/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2013/01/02/the-limits-of-infinity-and-on-successive-large-cardinalsWed, 02 Jan 2013 22:00:00 GMTSome criteria for 'largeness' in the theory of SuperStrong Large Cardical Axioms and on a quasi-well-ordering relation between large cardinals02:00:00George Shibers LecturesnoInfinity,cardinals,set-theory,existence,uniqueness,BlogTalkRadioThe Limits Of Infinity And On Successive Large CardinalsFreedom and Moral Reason, and Responsibility - Dec 31,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/31/freedom-and-moral-reason-and-responsibilityPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/31/freedom-and-moral-reason-and-responsibility/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/31/freedom-and-moral-reason-and-responsibilityMon, 31 Dec 2012 17:00:00 GMTsome arguments relating a metaphysical notion of freedom and deontic moral reasoning with concepts of responsibility02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnofreedom,morality,reason,deontology,responsibility,BlogTalkRadioFreedom and Moral Reason, and ResponsibilityLarge Infinities, Supercompactness and Sharps - Dec 29,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/29/large-infinities-supercompactness-and-sharpsPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/29/large-infinities-supercompactness-and-sharps/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/29/large-infinities-supercompactness-and-sharpsSat, 29 Dec 2012 21:30:00 GMTA logical proof that the axiom of infinity is derivable from more basic principles, and reflections on supercompact and sharp large cardinal 'axiom'02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnoinfinity,large cardinals,modal logic,supercompactness,sharps,BlogTalkRadioLarge Infinities, Supercompactness and SharpsMetaphysical Realism, Pt. 2 - Dec 27,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/27/metaphysical-realism-pt-2Podcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/27/metaphysical-realism-pt-2/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/27/metaphysical-realism-pt-2Thu, 27 Dec 2012 22:00:00 GMTIn defense of metaphysical realism and a refutation of idealist/anti-realists conceptions of truth and 'reality'02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnorealism,idealism,truth,reality,objectivity,BlogTalkRadioMetaphysical Realism, Pt. 2Metaphysical Realism - Dec 24,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/24/metaphysical-realismPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/24/metaphysical-realism/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/24/metaphysical-realismMon, 24 Dec 2012 21:00:00 GMTIn defense of metaphysical realism and epistemic objectivism and a paraconsistent dialethicist conception of truth01:23:00George Shibers Lecturesnorealism,objectivism,truth,epistemology,dialethicism,BlogTalkRadioMetaphysical RealismRealism, Objectivity and Science - Dec 22,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/22/realism-objectivity-and-sciencePodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/22/realism-objectivity-and-science/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/22/realism-objectivity-and-scienceSat, 22 Dec 2012 19:00:00 GMTIn defense of metaphysical and scientific realism and objecivism in scientific epistemology and the modal logic of scientific theories01:59:00George Shibers Lecturesnorealism,logic,science,objectivism,epistemology,BlogTalkRadioRealism, Objectivity and ScienceOn Strong Large Cardinal Hypotheses - Dec 17,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/17/on-strong-large-cardinal-hypotheses-from-extendability-to-inPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/17/on-strong-large-cardinal-hypotheses-from-extendability-to-in/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/17/on-strong-large-cardinal-hypotheses-from-extendability-to-inMon, 17 Dec 2012 01:30:00 GMT On strong hypothesis iin the theory of large cardinals, a few theorems on Supercompactness and Extendability principles 01:59:00George Shibers LecturesnoInfinity,large cardinals,supercompactness,extendability,set-theory,BlogTalkRadioOn Strong Large Cardinal HypothesesDid the universe come from 'nothingness' - Dec 14,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/14/did-the-universe-come-from-nothingnessPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/14/did-the-universe-come-from-nothingness/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/14/did-the-universe-come-from-nothingnessFri, 14 Dec 2012 17:30:00 GMTmathematical and philosophical refutations of the Kraussian claim and the standard view that the universe ex nihilo was 'created' out of quantum 'nothing'-ness02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnouniverse,mathematics,physics,philosophy,nothingness,BlogTalkRadioDid the universe come from 'nothingness'Objectivity and Science - Dec 11,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/11/objectivity-and-sciencePodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/11/objectivity-and-science/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/11/objectivity-and-scienceTue, 11 Dec 2012 17:30:00 GMTOn metaphysical realism, truth, science and objectvity01:56:00George Shibers Lecturesnotruth,objectivity,science,realism,scepticism,BlogTalkRadioObjectivity and ScienceReason, Realism, and Naturalized Epistemology - Dec 10,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/10/reason-realsim-and-naturalized-epistemologyPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/10/reason-realsim-and-naturalized-epistemology/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/10/reason-realsim-and-naturalized-epistemologyMon, 10 Dec 2012 17:00:00 GMTReflections on metaphysical realism, rationality, and why naturalized epistemologies cannot explain the very concept of a 'theory-being-true-(-or-false-or...)'01:58:00George Shibers Lecturesnorealism,reason,epistemology,science,naturalsm,BlogTalkRadioReason, Realism, and Naturalized EpistemologyKahler and Calabi-Yau manifolds - Dec 08,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/08/kahler-and-calabi-yau-manifoldPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/08/kahler-and-calabi-yau-manifold/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/08/kahler-and-calabi-yau-manifoldSat, 08 Dec 2012 19:00:00 GMTI will give the fundamental mathematical structrue of Kahlerian and Calabi-Yau manifolds, with a few comments on grand unification in theoretical physics01:59:00George Shibers Lecturesnomanifolds,kahler manifolds,symplectic geometry,calabi-yau manifolds,Grand Unification Theories in Physics,BlogTalkRadioKahler and Calabi-Yau manifoldsReflections on Truth and Paradox - Dec 07,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/07/reflections-on-truth-and-paradoxPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/07/reflections-on-truth-and-paradox/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/07/reflections-on-truth-and-paradoxFri, 07 Dec 2012 21:30:00 GMTTheories of truth, paradoxes, validity, truth-invariance, and paraconsistent dialethicism01:59:00George Shibers Lecturesnotruth,paradoxes,paraconsistency,dialethicism,logic,BlogTalkRadioReflections on Truth and ParadoxOn Truth, Type-free Impredicativity, and Deflationism - Dec 06,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/06/on-truth-type-free-impredicativity-and-deflationismPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/06/on-truth-type-free-impredicativity-and-deflationism/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/06/on-truth-type-free-impredicativity-and-deflationismThu, 06 Dec 2012 17:00:00 GMTI will discuss deflationism re. truth and try to show that only type-free impredicative theories best handle the paradoxes and why that is an inflationary framework02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnotruth,type-theory,realism,deflationism,paradox,BlogTalkRadioOn Truth, Type-free Impredicativity, and DeflationismCalabi-Yau, Kahler manifolds, and SuperSymmetry - Dec 05,2012http://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/05/calabi-yau-kahler-manifolds-and-supersymmetryPodcastinghttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/05/calabi-yau-kahler-manifolds-and-supersymmetry/#commentshttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/georgeshiber/2012/12/05/calabi-yau-kahler-manifolds-and-supersymmetryWed, 05 Dec 2012 17:30:00 GMTSome philosophical reflections on GuTheories in Physics, and the pivotal role of Kahler manifolds and SuSy, and what happens to SpaceTime under quantization02:00:00George Shibers Lecturesnosupersymmetry,calabi-yau manifolds,philosophy of science,Kahler manifolds,Grand Unification Theories in Physics,BlogTalkRadioCalabi-Yau, Kahler manifolds, and SuperSymmetry