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Philosophy by the Way: Why we act

Philosophy by the Way: Why we act
Ava Ava 4 days, 20 hours ago
One of the most lively discussions in philosophy is about how to understand or explain human actions. It’s a discussion that is almost as old as Western philosophy. The problem was discussed, then faded away, then flared up again, again it faded away, a...
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The paradox of tolerance

The paradox of tolerance
Ashwini Ashwini 9 April, 2018
Statue of Spinoza in AmsterdamSometimes it seems that every philosopher has his or her own paradox. Last week I discussed Condorcet’s paradox. In other blogs I have discussed paradoxes ascribed to the Greek philosophers Epimenides, Meno and Zeno. There ...
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Condorcet’s paradox

Condorcet’s paradox
Ashwini Ashwini 8 April, 2018
When I made a walk through Paris, two weeks ago, with the intention to take pictures of statues of philosophers, Condorcet was not on my list. I passed his statue by chance, simply because I had turned into the wrong street. But once I saw the statue, o...
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