The Pig that Wants to be Eaten: And Ninety-nine Other Thought Experiments
The author presents 100 thought experiments 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, art, ethics, language, knowledge and many more. Baggini offers some ways of approaching each problem.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Beholderess - LibraryThing
An interesting and thought-provoking exploration of ethics. Struggling with the examples - and with why I'd choose one course of action over the other - helped me to better understand my own position. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TheDivineOomba - LibraryThing
It took me a bit of effort to get into this book. The first 20 puzzles weren't all that interesting. But than... I started to really think about what each story was asking - how was it the same or ... Read full review