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Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 06:48 PM
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Posted By Craigo
I've made a quick edit, see my last post! Check...

I've made a quick edit, see my last post!

Check out maybe Language, Truth and Logic by A.J. Ayer. If you've got some basic acquaintance with philosophy, it very accessible, very readable and very...
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
A side note: PI is supposed to be one of the most...

A side note: PI is supposed to be one of the most difficult books to understand in the entire history of philosophy. I was okay with it, but this is mainly because I read it intensively, re-reading...
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
I also visited Wittgenstein's grave this February...

I also visited Wittgenstein's grave this February which was rather lovely!
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
After all these years I can still say that...

After all these years I can still say that Wittgenstein of the Philosophical Investigations answers either directly, or by application of the approaches/ideas therein, the majority of problems within...
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
Yo!

Yo!
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 06:00 PM
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Posted By Craigo
Education, unemployment and a number of unusual...

Education, unemployment and a number of unusual jobs.
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:58 PM
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Posted By Craigo
Superb! You deserved a fortuitous turn.

Superb! You deserved a fortuitous turn.
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
And to you! Your signature implies you are a IRL...

And to you! Your signature implies you are a IRL Scientist now which pleases me!
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
Just FB searched Kjell - he seems alive and well...

Just FB searched Kjell - he seems alive and well >:(
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
HEY DIZZY Wait what?

HEY DIZZY

Wait what?
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
I assume ol' Kjell is living some sorta handsome...

I assume ol' Kjell is living some sorta handsome life in Sweden?
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Craigo
Any epic dramas I missed?

Any epic dramas I missed?
Forum: The Pit 05-22-2015, 05:07 PM
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Posted By Craigo
Yo!

I haven't posted on UG for years. Maybe since around 2010? How much has changed? I've got a lot of good memories of this place, and hell, met a few people who've been a bit significant in my life!

I...
Forum: The Pit 09-27-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6,476
Views: 93,176
Posted By Craigo
Has anyone here read Would You Kill the Fat Man?....

Has anyone here read Would You Kill the Fat Man?. By David Edmonds who does Philosophy Bites and it's on the trolley problem. I was quite impressed with Wittgenstein's Poker, and I thought this new...
Forum: The Pit 09-27-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 3,994
Posted By Craigo
The idea of a life long commitment to me is very...

The idea of a life long commitment to me is very silly - no-one can realistically give a full commitment in your twenties which is expected to last into your seventies or eighties.

Long term...
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
It's not subjective if there is a clear concept...

It's not subjective if there is a clear concept of what making things go best is.
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
I don't think that argument would work. I think...

I don't think that argument would work. I think its distant cousin though

does work.
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
Well you might have a good point there. You might...

Well you might have a good point there. You might have to handle the following counter argument in order to sustain it though:

And potentially as well:
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
Btw, whilst I am defending Parfit, I do not...

Btw, whilst I am defending Parfit, I do not believe this theory.

The ideal aim is to get as close as possible to the ideal world. (So, in this sense, it's not id'to make things best' is for people...
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
No, that is, in effect, the theory. I just...

No, that is, in effect, the theory. I just presented it without the arguments laid out for it.

That's not his theory. If it was his theory, I would have stated: 'We ought to follow the principles...
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
It is a major idea. There are about three or four...

It is a major idea. There are about three or four major schools of thought in normative ethics - the field of study which deals with what we ought to do - in Western philosophy. This theory combines...
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
Nope, but is inspired by it. It's actually a...

Nope, but is inspired by it. It's actually a fusion of Kantian ethics, moral contractualism, and rule utilitarianism. (Hence why it's made an impact - it's fused deontology and consequentialism and...
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
Well then: Why believe that instead or the view...

Well then: Why believe that instead or the view stated in OP?
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
The theory in part is about the principles...

The theory in part is about the principles everyone ought to accept if they were asked to rationally choose principles. Here there is a very specific idea of 'rational'. It's about taking an...
Forum: The Pit 06-09-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 56
Poll: Ethics.
Views: 1,570
Posted By Craigo
A theory of ethics.

There has been a philosopher (Derek Parfit) in recent years who has come up with a new, ethical theory which has made quite a splash in recent years.

His theory pretty much this:


Now there are...
Forum: The Pit 02-22-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6,476
Views: 93,176
Posted By Craigo
1) It would, aye. 2) I had some of the most...

1) It would, aye.

2) I had some of the most profound, serious and deep philosophising when depressed. Not existentialism or any shit like that, but nitty-gritty metaethics primarily, plus...
Forum: The Pit 02-22-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 702
Posted By Craigo
Try SisyphusRedeemed. Doesn't do videos anymore,...

Try SisyphusRedeemed. Doesn't do videos anymore, but he was great.

My favourite: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5fNCyqo7NI

Also...
Forum: The Pit 02-22-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6,476
Views: 93,176
Posted By Craigo
How's things? Philosophising is hard with a...

How's things?

Philosophising is hard with a stressful full time job. I can think plenty but can't read much.
Forum: The Pit 02-22-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 984
Posted By Craigo
I want a society where everyone debates...

I want a society where everyone debates everything and then everyone is eventually convinced, in the end, by my points of view.
Forum: The Pit 02-08-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 1,989
Posted By Craigo
That's not how I remember it, although I did read...

That's not how I remember it, although I did read it three years ago.
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