What If...: Collected Thought Experiments in Philosophy

Peg Tittle


What If...: Collected Thought Experiments in Philosophy

What If...: Collected Thought Experiments in Philosophy

  • Title: What If...: Collected Thought Experiments in Philosophy
  • Author: Peg Tittle
  • ISBN: 9780321202789
  • Page: 440
  • Format: Paperback



What If Collected Thought Experiments in Philosophy is a brief, inexpensive collection of over 100 classic and contemporary thought experiments , each with an accompanying commentary, that explore philosophical arguments and often address a genuine problem in life The value of the book is in its simplicity in both format and tone Each thought experiment is accompanWhat If Collected Thought Experiments in Philosophy is a brief, inexpensive collection of over 100 classic and contemporary thought experiments , each with an accompanying commentary, that explore philosophical arguments and often address a genuine problem in life The value of the book is in its simplicity in both format and tone Each thought experiment is accompanied by commentary that explains importance of the experiment, and questions to provoke thought and discussion, all encapsulated within two pages The book is direct, clear and conversational but does not dilute difficult ideas.


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Эта книга, собравшая более ста мысленных экспериментов, что-то вроде задачника по философии. Только стоит иметь в виду, что постановка интересных задач это уже и есть философия. Ценность задачи не сводит к решению (их в книге и нет). Книга может быть хорошим введением в филос [...]

I've been doing research for an upcoming book, and of all the collections of philosophical thought experiments I've read, this is by far the best. It is accessible, uses text from primary sources, and is very well edited. The final entry in the book -- which I won't spoil for you -- was an instant favorite of mine.My only real problem with the book is its price (almost $40 for a paperback on ). I assume it's because this is being used as a textbook somewhere.


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