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Intelligent design and the appeal of teleology. structure and diagnosis of a pseudoscientific doctrine (Intelligent Design and the Appeal of Teleology. Structure and Diagnosis of a Pseudoscientific Doctrine)
Titolo Rivista:  PARADIGMI
Autori/Curatori: Telmo Pievani
Anno di pubblicazione: 2013 Fascicolo: 1 Lingua: Italiano
Numero pagine: 14 P. 151-164 Dimensione file: 172 KB
DOI: 10.3280/PARA2013-001010
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Uno studio filosofico e cognitivo degli argomenti addotti dai sostenitori dell’Intelligent Design (ID) mostra quanto essi siano attentamente predisposti per risultare attraenti a una mente, come quella umana, fortemente persuasa da sistemi di credenze di tipo teleologico - come già intuito da Darwin - e dall’attribuzione di intenzionalità e di finalità ai fenomeni naturali. Descriviamo qui come la struttura epistemica dell’ID sia consapevolmente plasmata da questa attrazione cognitiva presente in noi "nati per credere" e sia poi implementata da una forte familiarità con le regole talvolta fuorvianti dei dibattiti pubblici. Viene quindi delineata una possibile procedura di valutazione epistemologica di questa forma di pseudoscienza, a partire da gradi successivi di concessione del "beneficio del dubbio".



Keywords: Disegno intelligente, Pluralismo epistemologico, Ragionamento teleologico, Richiamo cognitivo, Unicità della biologia evolutiva.


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 Telmo Pievani, Intelligent design and the appeal of teleology. structure and diagnosis of a pseudoscientific doctrine in "PARADIGMI" 1/2013, pp. 151-164, DOI:10.3280/PARA2013-001010

     


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