101 Philosophy Problems - Martin Cohen Reviews
Description:ISBN 0415404029 / Genre: Politics / Society / Philosophy / Author: Martin Cohen / Edition: N.e / Paperback / 238 Pages / Book is ... more
101 Philosophy Problems - Martin Cohen ... published 2008-03-01 by Routledge / Are all moral claims synthetic? Or analytic? Or a priori? Or a posteriori? Or both? Or neither? What about tables? Can you see one? Ask yourself: does it exist? Too easy? Go out of the room and ask yourself again. The next sentence is true. The previous sentence is false. Obey the brain warning at the beginning and don't read all 101 problems at once. On free will: You don't always act yourself if you're suffering from a paranoid personality disorder.
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by - written on 03/07/01, updated on 20/08/01
If ever the saying 'do not trust a book by it's cover' was meaningless it is here. The title quite literally tells you what to expect, it contains one hundred and one philosophical problems. Very few of these are the historical quandaries which have lead to philosophical literature though, instead the majority of them are what philosophers would unnecessarily call 'thought experiments', but which everyone else would know as examples. This method to exploring themes within philosophy makes it an highly engaging book which offers what is possibly the simplest introduction to the topic, an endeavour well assisted by a clear and humorous author. ... Read the complete review