experimental philosophy

Main Entry:  experimental philosophy
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of philosophy that relies on gathering and interpreting data through experiments testing thought and reasoning
Example:  Some work in experimental philosophy can be seen as undercutting the traditional methods and presuppositions of analytic philosophy.
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