The Pig That Wants To Be Eaten

The Pig That Wants To Be Eaten : And 99 Other Thought Experiments

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Is it right to eat a pig that wants to be eaten?
Are you really reading this book cover, or are you in a simulation?
If God is all-powerful, could he create a square circle?

Here are 100 of the most intriguing thought experiments from the history of philosophy and ideas - questions to leave you inspired, informed and scratching your head, dumbfounded.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 19mm | 226g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2 ed
  • 1847081282
  • 9781847081285
  • 41,387

About Julian Baggini

Julian Baggini's books include Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, What's It All About?: Philosophy and the Meaning of Life, the bestselling The Pig that Wants to be Eaten, Do They Think You're Stupid?, The Ego Trick, The Virtues of the Table: How to Eat and Think, and Freedom Regained, all published by Granta Books. He has written for various newspapers, magazines, academic journals and think tanks. His website is microphilosophy.net.
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