The Pig That Wants to Be Eaten

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Julian Baggini presents 100 of the most interesting thought experiments: short scenarios which pose a problem in a vivid and concrete way, and invites the reader to think about possible answers for him/herself. Experiments cover identity, religion, a ...Continua
Ha scritto il 31/03/13
哲學與倫理似乎是在同一戰線,但有時精密的計算下並非產出最佳結果,每個作法的後面所延伸的問題也是需要思索的~~
Ha scritto il 17/06/10
Very, very interesting and inspiring. Even if you're not that interested in ethics or philosophical problems at large you may like to see this book as a collection of everyday problems and dilemma illustrated with sound reasonings. It's not a Q&A, bu ...Continua
Ha scritto il 04/02/09
a lot of armchair questions!
Yet, don't take it too seriously ... it may bring you to some philosophical thinking, yet you need to go to the heart of the problem by reading some other serious stuff ... oversimplication is the risk you will take in reading this ...
Ha scritto il 21/02/08
complicated cross referencing which doesn't really add pleasure to your reading...
Ha scritto il 26/01/08
No ordinary book. When you read a book you usually expect to learn more when you finish it. But after finishing this Pig, I was only to find that I actually know less!

This book really can be considered a treasure house of dilemmas that can hel

This book really can be considered a treasure house of dilemmas that can help you find the flaw in your own philosophical system. Invoke interest.
But is merely the commencement.

Also can be very helpful for LD debaters or other philosophy debaters. You just need to throw one of these dilemmas to your opponent and watch them falling into the trap.

The only thing I don't like about the book is its categorization, or lack of it. The author seems to be seeking the atmosphere of relaxed "armchair" reading, as he arranged the articles in the book almost completely randomly. ...Continua


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