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Stanford Encyclopedia: Pietro Pomponazzi
Thanks for reminding me of all the conversations I had with the late, great Ed Mahoney about this topic.
Oh I am jealous, I never met him. Obviously I drew a lot on his work for writing this episode!
I noticed at around 11:00, you talked about the necessity of of preserving representations of sensory data in the memory, such as look/sound/smell. For people with aphantasia, however, we can't visually recall visual sensory data, or other sensory data (which types varies from person to person, i know at least one person who has no recall of any sense). I doubt we have had any impact on historical models of epistemology, but has there been any recent research on the challenge we pose to traditional or standard models of epistemology?
Hm, interesting. I am sure there has been, but I couldn't tell you about it off the top of my head. Barry Smith (active on Twitter under @smithbarryc) is a specialist in the phenomenology of smell, and I bet he could give you some tips on this.
After hearing about your families’ culinary habits I’m very worried that if I keep listening to the podcasts I will be slowly and subtly pulled away from my own culinary habits, shared with Hiawatha, that I was counting on for the salvation of my non universal soul. I may have to change my name to Peter and stop listening.
English literature with specialization on Ramist logic
Loved the podcast. Will there be one on Peter Ramus?
Yes indeed, he will be covered in the next series on Philosophy in the Reformation which will look at developments in the 15-16th centuries around Europe, outside Italy. I actually already recorded an interview about Ramus as well as planning a normal scripted episode.
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