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    • 5 Benefits Of Moral Realism - Duration: 7 minutes, 11 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 329 views
      Ethical philosophy usually involves arguments about the justification for some worldview of morality. But I often find that people, despite there being good arguments about, engage in cost-benefit ...
    • How To Improve Your Life By Reading Biographies - Duration: 5 minutes, 52 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 58 views
      We can learn a lot about others by reading psychology textbooks and fiction books. But these are not the only means by which we can learn of either ourselves or others. Biographies offer a unique a...
    • Ascetic Philosophy Explained | Reasons To Be Ascetic - Duration: 9 minutes, 20 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 98 views
      Ascetic philosophy is often misunderstood. People portray asceticism as a religious or spiritual practice wherein which one denies themselves of all pleasure. That is not asceticism. Similarly, peo...
    • Humans Are Ugly - Duration: 3 minutes, 46 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 62 views
      Humans are ugly; both men and women are ugly. We can know that humans are ugly, all without asking the question: am I ugly? The reason why humans are ugly is because our value systems have clear co...
    • Government, Theory, And Policy - Duration: 5 minutes, 59 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 48 views
      When dealing with social policy, we have to adopt some theoretical viewpoint. That is, we are either social constructionists or evolutionary theorists. But how do we decipher which one is correct?
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    • Can Humans Live Forever? - Duration: 3 minutes, 43 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 43 views
      Can humans live forever? A question that once belonged to the realm of fantasy and science fiction is now a serious scientific inquiry. Will the elderly become young, will ageing become cured? Can ...
    • Infinite Regression Are Bad: Aristotle Was Wrong - Duration: 4 minutes, 11 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 87 views
      An infinite regress is something used to negate or construct different arguments. Philosophers like Hume, Aquinas, and Aristotle have al used infinite regress arguments to justify things in moralit...
    • Munchausen Trilemma: Certainty In Truth Is Impossible - Duration: 4 minutes, 6 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 119 views
      The Münchhausen trilemma is a problem in the branch of philosophy known as epistemology; the Münchhausen trilemma, also known as Agrippa’s trilemma, reveals that any theory of knowledge cannot be c...
    • Why You Don't Want To Be Happy - Duration: 3 minutes, 30 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 47 views
      Sometimes being happy is just boring, it makes you unable to relate to others and unable to understand the subjective states of pain other feels. So, yes, sometimes you don't want to be happy.

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    • Occam's razor: Why You Shouldn't Shave With It - Duration: 4 minutes, 37 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 34 views
      Occam's razor can be readily applied to any two theories wherein which the theories have equal explanatory power, except one theory is more simplistic than the other. Occam's razor argues that we o...
    • Sam Harris Is A Moral Bully: Misunderstanding The Fact Value Dichotomy - Duration: 3 minutes, 35 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 64 views
      Sam Harris dismissed his intellectual opponents by supposing that they ignore facts and therefore cannot be reasoned with; they aren't rational. In his position of moral superiority, however, he mi...
    • Fact Value Dichotomy: Values Are Facts - Duration: 3 minutes, 8 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 96 views
      Facts and values have been argued to be entirely different by nature; facts are indisputable properties about the world, and values subjective appraisals we have about said facts. But such a view i...
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