Where science meets art. The only necessary and sufficient book store in Melbourne.
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Web guy: Jason Etheridge
- Hume’s criticism of the design argument
- Another resource for Fallacies of Reasoning
- Biased sample? Circular reasoning?
- Science and Conspiracy
- The Limits of Imagination
- What use Philosophy?
- Truth Puzzles booklet
- Can We Choose To Believe Something?
- Honesty and Charity in Arguments
- A Useful Introduction to Critical Thinking Skills
- Whose brain is it? Consciousness, free will and the brain.
- The Tale of the Slave
- 10 Philosophical Principles
- The Fallacy of Deepest Offence
- Portal: Mind and brain
- Cognitive Dissonance Explained
- Hume, David - A Treatise on Human Nature
- Philosophical Zombies
- 'Thank You for Smoking' clip
- Evidence for consciousness being a brain-wide activity
- Logic in conversation
- Straw man fallacy from Dilbert
- I'll be a Monkey's Uncle - or Nephew, in this case. (A novel appeal to association)
- Female Circumcision: Rite of Passage Or Violation of Rights?
USEFUL RSS FEEDS
- TED: Sally Kohn: Let’s try emotional correctness - Sally Kohn (2013)
- TED: Geraldine Hamilton: Body parts on a chip - Geraldine Hamilton (2013)
- TED: Toby Eccles: Invest in social change - Toby Eccles (2013)
- TED: David Steindl-Rast: Want to be happy? Be grateful - David Steindl-Rast (2013)
- TED: Suzana Herculano-Houzel: What is so special about the human brain? - Suzana Herculano-Houzel (2013)
Suing for Being Born
ISRAELI children with birth defects are increasingly suing the medical authorities for ever allowing them to be born. The rise in such “wrongful life” lawsuits, which the medical profession estimates at 600 since the first case in 1987, has prompted an investigation by the Israeli government. more