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Practical Philosophy

 

by Socrethics (2005-2018)

 

 

 

 

Introduction to this Website

 

 

Biological and Cultural Evolution

 

1   The Biological Evolution of Pain

2   The Cultural Evolution of Suffering

3   An Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Freedom of Will  [German]

4   Short History of Welfare Economics

 

 

Contemporary Buddhism

 

1   On the Buddhist Truths and the Paradoxes in Population Ethics  [Appendix]

2   The Denial of the World from an Impartial View 

3   Negative Utilitarianism and Buddhist Intuition  [Appendix

4   Secular Buddhism and Justice

 

 

Negative Utilitarianism

 

1   Negative Utilitarianism and Justice

2   Hostility to Life and the Minimization of Suffering 

3   Why I’m Not a Negative Utilitarian – A Review

 

 

Philosophy as Therapy

 

1   Philosophy as Therapy – Introduction  [Appendix]

2   Philosophy as Therapy – A Review

3   Moral Perfectionism and Justice  [German]

4   The Good Life in Philosophical Films