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Correlations with: Perceptual experience:disjunctivism

N = 931 (target faculty). Cut-off = +/-0.05

n < 10 omitted. Some redundant or trivial correlations are not shown.

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Main Survey questions

Answer Corrrelation coefficient
Mental content:externalism0.198
internalism externalism
disjunctivism
11.2%(11/98)
80.6%(79/98)
not disjunctivism
32.6%(160/490)
55.5%(272/490)
Response pairs: 689   p-value: < 0.001
Truth:deflationary0.136
deflationary not deflationary
disjunctivism
41%(39/95)
54.7%(52/95)
not disjunctivism
21.6%(104/481)
74.4%(358/481)
Response pairs: 678   p-value: < 0.001
Metaphilosophy:non-naturalism0.134
non-naturalism naturalism
disjunctivism
38.7%(36/93)
39.7%(37/93)
not disjunctivism
27.2%(130/477)
61.4%(293/477)
Response pairs: 674   p-value: < 0.001
Personal identity:biological view0.126
biological view not biological view
disjunctivism
33.6%(31/92)
54.3%(50/92)
not disjunctivism
17.8%(82/459)
64.4%(296/459)
Response pairs: 653   p-value: 0.001
Aesthetic value:objective0.115
objective subjective
disjunctivism
59.4%(60/101)
26.7%(27/101)
not disjunctivism
44.8%(221/493)
40.9%(202/493)
Response pairs: 692   p-value: 0.002
Epistemic justification:externalism0.107
externalism internalism
disjunctivism
63.6%(63/99)
25.2%(25/99)
not disjunctivism
50.2%(245/488)
34%(166/488)
Response pairs: 693   p-value: 0.004
not Truth:correspondence0.093
correspondence not correspondence
disjunctivism
40%(38/95)
55.7%(53/95)
not disjunctivism
60.4%(291/481)
35.5%(171/481)
Response pairs: 678   p-value: 0.015
External world:non-skeptical realism0.089
non-skeptical realism not non-skeptical realism
disjunctivism
88.1%(89/101)
8.9%(9/101)
not disjunctivism
82.1%(410/499)
15.6%(78/499)
Response pairs: 709   p-value: 0.017
not Normative ethics:consequentialism0.086
consequentialism not consequentialism
disjunctivism
17.7%(16/90)
75.5%(68/90)
not disjunctivism
28.9%(126/435)
58.8%(256/435)
Response pairs: 622   p-value: 0.031
Newcomb's problem:two boxes0.08
two boxes one box
disjunctivism
51.5%(34/66)
22.7%(15/66)
not disjunctivism
43.7%(160/366)
35.7%(131/366)
Response pairs: 521   p-value: 0.068
not Free will:no free will0.076
no free will free will
disjunctivism
3%(3/99)
84.8%(84/99)
not disjunctivism
17.3%(85/490)
76.5%(375/490)
Response pairs: 697   p-value: 0.044
Trolley problem:don't switch0.07
don't switch switch
disjunctivism
15%(14/93)
70.9%(66/93)
not disjunctivism
8%(38/470)
78.7%(370/470)
Response pairs: 665   p-value: 0.071
Mind:non-physicalism0.069
physicalism non-physicalism
disjunctivism
49%(50/102)
40.1%(41/102)
not disjunctivism
58%(290/500)
31.6%(158/500)
Response pairs: 710   p-value: 0.066
Normative ethics:virtue ethics0.068
virtue ethics not virtue ethics
disjunctivism
32.2%(29/90)
61.1%(55/90)
not disjunctivism
22.7%(99/435)
65%(283/435)
Response pairs: 622   p-value: 0.09
Free will:compatibilism0.068
compatibilism not compatibilism
disjunctivism
62.6%(62/99)
25.2%(25/99)
not disjunctivism
59.7%(293/490)
34%(167/490)
Response pairs: 697   p-value: 0.072
not Personal identity:psychological view0.066
psychological view not psychological view
disjunctivism
31.5%(29/92)
56.5%(52/92)
not disjunctivism
41.6%(191/459)
40.7%(187/459)
Response pairs: 653   p-value: 0.091
Science:scientific anti-realism0.061
scientific anti-realism scientific realism
disjunctivism
12.8%(13/101)
81.1%(82/101)
not disjunctivism
12.6%(63/499)
81.5%(407/499)
Response pairs: 705   p-value: 0.105
Moral motivation:externalism0.06
externalism internalism
disjunctivism
47.7%(42/88)
35.2%(31/88)
not disjunctivism
38.8%(171/440)
47.2%(208/440)
Response pairs: 619   p-value: 0.135
Logic:classical0.057
non-classical classical
disjunctivism
21.1%(19/90)
67.7%(61/90)
not disjunctivism
25.4%(118/463)
62.4%(289/463)
Response pairs: 651   p-value: 0.146
Politics:communitarianism0.056
communitarianism not communitarianism
disjunctivism
27%(23/85)
64.7%(55/85)
not disjunctivism
19.6%(82/418)
65.5%(274/418)
Response pairs: 584   p-value: 0.176
Zombies:conceivable but not metaphysically possible0.05
conceivable but not metaphysically possible not conceivable but not metaphysically possible
disjunctivism
44.7%(43/96)
46.8%(45/96)
not disjunctivism
42.1%(201/477)
48.8%(233/477)
Response pairs: 676   p-value: 0.194

Philosophical orientation

Answer Corrrelation coefficient
not AOS:Philosophy of Cognitive Science0.09
Philosophy of Cognitive Science not Philosophy of Cognitive Science
disjunctivism
3.9%(4/102)
96%(98/102)
not disjunctivism
8.5%(43/503)
91.4%(460/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.015
xian:Heidegger0.085
Heidegger not Heidegger
disjunctivism
3.9%(4/102)
96%(98/102)
not disjunctivism
0.5%(3/503)
99.4%(500/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.022
not xian:Spinoza0.085
Spinoza not Spinoza
disjunctivism
~0.9%(~1/102)
~99%(~101/102)
not disjunctivism
3.5%(18/503)
96.4%(485/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.022
not xian:Quine0.084
Quine not Quine
disjunctivism
2.9%(3/102)
97%(99/102)
not disjunctivism
8.5%(43/503)
91.4%(460/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.024
not xian:Descartes0.078
Descartes not Descartes
disjunctivism
~0.9%(~1/102)
~99%(~101/102)
not disjunctivism
2.9%(15/503)
97%(488/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.036
AOS:Normative Ethics0.072
Normative Ethics not Normative Ethics
disjunctivism
14.7%(15/102)
85.2%(87/102)
not disjunctivism
9.5%(48/503)
90.4%(455/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.054
xian:Wittgenstein0.071
Wittgenstein not Wittgenstein
disjunctivism
18.6%(19/102)
81.3%(83/102)
not disjunctivism
7.3%(37/503)
92.6%(466/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.057
AOS:Epistemology0.069
Epistemology not Epistemology
disjunctivism
24.5%(25/102)
75.4%(77/102)
not disjunctivism
17.2%(87/503)
82.7%(416/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.064
AOS:Ancient Greek Philosophy0.065
Ancient Greek Philosophy not Ancient Greek Philosophy
disjunctivism
10.7%(11/102)
89.2%(91/102)
not disjunctivism
7.5%(38/503)
92.4%(465/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.082
xian:Marx0.06
Marx not Marx
disjunctivism
~0.9%(~1/102)
~99%(~101/102)
not disjunctivism
0.7%(4/503)
99.2%(499/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.108
AOS:19th Century Philosophy0.057
19th Century Philosophy not 19th Century Philosophy
disjunctivism
7.8%(8/102)
92.1%(94/102)
not disjunctivism
3.7%(19/503)
96.2%(484/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.127
not xian:Lewis0.056
Lewis not Lewis
disjunctivism
4.9%(5/102)
95%(97/102)
not disjunctivism
8.5%(43/503)
91.4%(460/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.134
AOS:Philosophy of Action0.053
Philosophy of Action not Philosophy of Action
disjunctivism
7.8%(8/102)
92.1%(94/102)
not disjunctivism
3.5%(18/503)
96.4%(485/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.156
xian:Kant0.052
Kant not Kant
disjunctivism
17.6%(18/102)
82.3%(84/102)
not disjunctivism
10.5%(53/503)
89.4%(450/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.164
not AOS:17th/18th Century Philosophy0.05
17th/18th Century Philosophy not 17th/18th Century Philosophy
disjunctivism
8.8%(9/102)
91.1%(93/102)
not disjunctivism
13.7%(69/503)
86.2%(434/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.181

Background questions

Answer Corrrelation coefficient
affil:region:United Kingdom0.203
United Kingdom not United Kingdom
disjunctivism
42.1%(43/102)
57.8%(59/102)
not disjunctivism
17%(86/503)
82.9%(417/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: < 0.001
phd_region:United Kingdom0.178
United Kingdom not United Kingdom
disjunctivism
30.3%(31/102)
69.6%(71/102)
not disjunctivism
10.1%(51/503)
89.8%(452/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: < 0.001
nationality_region:United Kingdom0.158
United Kingdom not United Kingdom
disjunctivism
35.2%(36/102)
64.7%(66/102)
not disjunctivism
14.7%(74/503)
85.2%(429/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: < 0.001
not affil:region:United States0.142
United States not United States
disjunctivism
42.1%(43/102)
57.8%(59/102)
not disjunctivism
63.6%(320/503)
36.3%(183/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: < 0.001
not phd_region:United States0.101
United States not United States
disjunctivism
36.2%(37/102)
63.7%(65/102)
not disjunctivism
55.6%(280/503)
44.3%(223/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.006
year_of_phd0.096
year_of_phd ≥ median year_of_phd < median
disjunctivism
51.9%(40/77)
48%(37/77)
not disjunctivism
48.3%(191/395)
51.6%(204/395)
Response pairs: 560   p-value: 0.023
not nationality_region:United States0.094
United States not United States
disjunctivism
38.2%(39/102)
61.7%(63/102)
not disjunctivism
51.2%(258/503)
48.7%(245/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.011
year_of_birth0.088
year_of_birth ≥ median year_of_birth < median
disjunctivism
54.1%(52/96)
45.8%(44/96)
not disjunctivism
48.8%(230/471)
51.1%(241/471)
Response pairs: 671   p-value: 0.022
not nationality_region:Europe0.05
Europe not Europe
disjunctivism
11.7%(12/102)
88.2%(90/102)
not disjunctivism
13.5%(68/503)
86.4%(435/503)
Response pairs: 716   p-value: 0.181