9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought experiments with downright disturbing implications.

9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought experiments with downright disturbing implications.

Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought experiments with downright disturbing implications.

9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought experiments with downright disturbing implications.

"'I assume you are fimiliar with Philippa Foots Trolley Problem thought experiment?' ... 'Theres a trolley running out of control down a track.' (23.286) Van Houten uses this reference to explain his daughters death. In this scene Hazel starts to under stand that Van Houten is just a grieving father. It supports her earlier statement about it being worse to have a kid die of cancer then to have died from cancer.

Philippa Foot, 90, Dies; Philosopher Who Posed ‘Trolley Problem’

"'I assume you are fimiliar with Philippa Foots Trolley Problem thought experiment?' ... 'Theres a trolley running out of control down a track.' (23.286) Van Houten uses this reference to explain his daughters death. In this scene Hazel starts to under stand that Van Houten is just a grieving father. It supports her earlier statement about it being worse to have a kid die of cancer then to have died from cancer.

zoazig: “ Floral Constellations THIS. IS. FINALLY. DONE. Small experiment with flowers and sun signs. A few hours each, sharpie on paper. Available here on my RedBubble ”

zoazig: “ Floral Constellations THIS. IS. FINALLY. DONE. Small experiment with flowers and sun signs. A few hours each, sharpie on paper. Available here on my RedBubble ”

http://www.brainpickings.org/2011/10/19/open-university-thought-experiments/

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Thought Experiments (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

Thought Experiments (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

The stories of My People

The stories of My People

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