Skepticism is the key

Read this. Brilliant stuff. And try to think why debating improves one’s understanding of complex processes (micro, anyone?) at such a breakneck pace.

M.

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4 responses to “Skepticism is the key

  1. To further develop your skepticism, the double effect doctrine:
    http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/double-effect/#Formulations

    Have fun 😉

  2. Thomas Aquinas has come with many nice concepts (e.g. proper use of analogies). This is not one of them.

    It does justify a lot of actions of the Christian church , though.

  3. And now all the fun is spoilt 😛

  4. Would one be able to use double effect in euthanasia or anti-terrorism debate? Let’s try!

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