Monthly Archives: February 2014

Would you offer your coat to a shivering child?

An experiment/consciousness-raising stunt in Norway had a child sit at a bus stop without a jacket, to see how many people would offer him the coat off their own back to keep him warm. It’s reassuring that many people did … Continue reading

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Do you survive being teleported on Saturday Morning

http://www.smbc-comics.com/?id=3262#comic Confronting the problem of personal identity. My own view is that Parfit is right; we should just ditch the notion of identity and focus instead on survival.

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