Tag: society

29 Does the no true Scotsman fallacy apply to anti Stalinist etc. communism? 2018-07-27T07:23:09.087

17 Can we tell whether human groups or societies are behaving as superorganisms? 2012-12-11T02:33:25.410

15 Can philosophy overcome "the two cultures" divide? 2014-10-23T22:20:07.863

13 Arguments for/against tolerance against intolerance? 2011-06-07T23:57:20.790

13 Was the Republic a meritocracy? 2012-07-21T22:24:35.210

10 Is Marx's model of capitalist society no longer valid? 2014-06-25T23:19:17.950

9 What is the difference between Functionalism and Structural-Functionalism? 2012-01-06T23:09:05.920

9 What are reasonable basic obligations of citizens in democratic societies? 2017-04-09T02:10:05.470

8 What did Russell intend to achieve with "The Impact of Science on Society"? 2013-12-16T02:46:44.497

8 Could a programming language be considered as a language? 2015-05-18T18:12:11.960

8 Does Sartre ever talk about irrelevance? 2015-08-28T17:41:40.290

7 Is religion fundamentally problematic for logical decision making in society? 2016-04-17T21:17:28.887

7 What would Marx say about liberal identity politics? 2016-07-12T13:44:18.193

6 Weber and Marx - Modern Culture and Dominant Culture 2013-10-06T19:32:09.260

6 Does a transgender person become a different person after transitioning? 2017-02-20T02:29:24.620

6 Gender roles - do they matter? 2017-04-12T14:04:35.127

6 Aren't all children philosophers? 2018-06-30T15:15:12.870

5 Which writers might offer critical readings of Luhmann? 2012-02-04T17:35:42.410

5 Is contemporary advertising a form of Rhetoric? 2013-08-31T20:03:56.297

5 Would Utilitarianism say that surveillance of the public is wrong? 2015-12-03T22:28:45.043

5 What's the difference between the "hermeneutics of suspicion" and conspiracy theory? 2017-04-07T06:20:20.197

5 For a political ruler is it better to be loved or feared? 2018-05-03T23:05:47.820

4 Does the history of modern Europe bear out Rousseau' assertion that the rule of the many cannot follow that of the few? 2012-12-05T01:17:45.083

4 What are the ethical considerations regarding cannibalism? 2013-06-25T23:55:27.617

4 Can society exist without hierarchy? 2013-09-05T20:34:18.573

4 Has there ever been a society without the assumption of free will? 2013-11-23T22:13:34.787

4 Why do we value confidence so highly, or at all? 2014-12-15T11:05:24.800

4 Rousseau and civil society 2015-04-29T18:21:29.130

4 A post in the desert - a metaphor used in a false-analogy argument in support of conservative institutions. Details please 2016-02-26T19:21:12.010

4 What sorts of questions do philosophers of science think about? 2016-11-23T18:29:09.947

4 Are boycotts distinct from force? When are boycotts ethical? 2018-04-11T18:02:34.563

4 What branch of philosophy studies 'clouds' of concepts that spread as intellectual templates? 2018-05-06T17:58:47.807

4 How can land and natural resources become “private property”? 2018-05-18T07:14:32.333

4 Is there a name for a position that governments could be replaced with voluntary organizations? 2018-09-26T08:37:34.950

4 Historicism vs Determinism 2019-08-09T02:38:31.690

4 Would Ayn Rand's Objectivism work in a society? 2020-10-16T01:38:23.867

3 Is work neccessary to be happy? 2011-10-31T21:51:41.460

3 Is it ethical to clear and clean the home of an extreme hoarder against his will? 2014-12-04T20:28:12.307

3 Is Fatherhood among humans really natural? 2015-06-04T11:02:23.160

3 Has Marxism been refuted as philosophy? 2015-08-29T00:10:29.057

3 How might you apply John Rawls' theory of justice as fairness to the issue of privacy and security? 2015-12-07T18:56:20.480

3 Have there been fin de siècle moments, in philosophy 2017-07-26T12:00:27.307

3 If I say that a stereotype conditions people to act in a certain way, isn't that an stereotype in itself? 2017-10-09T16:17:30.037

3 Is the right to an abortion the same as the right to kill human being? 2018-01-23T01:01:56.747

3 Why magical thinking is still present to this day? 2018-02-13T19:17:06.580

3 Advancements in scientific mind and its side effects on society 2018-04-20T10:55:05.630

3 Pendulum Theory / Cyclical Theory in Philosophy? 2018-05-10T02:56:28.763

3 Do anarchists want to eliminate all the power or only juridical one? 2018-07-29T15:44:32.327

3 What does the term "ego" really mean? 2018-10-07T06:50:41.960

3 Is there a fundamental difference between hypothetical explanations in sociology and natural sciences? 2018-10-31T20:30:54.007

3 Has anyone used Aristotle's philosophy to study social media? 2019-01-01T17:44:01.413

3 What is the strongest link made in the philosophical literature between privacy and civil liberties? 2019-03-28T02:25:16.263

3 Might Marx's argument in Das Kapital be less about justice and exploitation than it is about disenfranchisment? 2019-04-15T05:08:11.760

3 what's the exact meaning of "reference" in Luhmann's Texts? 2019-12-28T10:32:29.333

3 Is it ethically OK to read letters of a dead person, that were not addressed to you? 2021-01-11T11:44:09.190

2 Is there such thing as enforced symbiosis? 2011-11-30T15:10:28.203

2 The death sentence, ethics and relativity 2011-12-02T16:12:22.700

2 How to earn the title of Philosopher? 2012-01-03T05:21:06.573

2 How can a group report the same negative experience, relative to others of the same group? 2012-11-10T21:51:26.370

2 Homogeneity and human knowledge 2013-01-21T16:28:48.083

2 A noble man's dilemma 2014-01-01T23:28:02.720

2 Why do we celebrate made up stuff? 2014-01-20T06:02:50.543

2 What are the differences betweeen post-apocalyptic and anarchical or dystopic? 2014-06-25T10:58:34.807

2 Why Equal Rights? 2015-03-24T14:47:35.927

2 Will strict dress code rules make the society better? 2015-06-23T10:12:57.917

2 Nozick-like argument for property rights? 2015-08-20T20:58:21.720

2 Are citizens in a democratic society morally obligated to vote? 2015-11-22T14:07:36.857

2 How can a society be humane while not allowing people to freeload? 2015-12-02T06:52:11.827

2 What would Marx and his dialectic claim happens when both classes have been ruined? 2016-04-18T02:29:58.670

2 What should be the role of musicians (artists) in the marketplace? 2016-06-10T13:46:47.807

2 Are values dominant behaviours of a society, or are they personal? 2016-08-26T23:11:56.163

2 Is there a fallacy of priorities? 2017-01-01T11:34:33.983

2 What are the main approaches on how to count inequality? 2017-01-15T11:31:56.020

2 Is there a logical way to look at "alternative facts"? 2017-02-06T04:44:54.217

2 What are the reasons for taboos in a society? 2017-04-03T22:11:50.353

2 Scenario in which society is better off by someone breaking a rule? 2017-10-26T16:56:47.580

2 What are the main concrete conceptualisations of social/societal good and a good society? 2017-12-19T13:11:02.257

2 Why do societies sustain law of private inheritance of property? 2018-01-22T10:42:16.690

2 When should a state have a right to prohibit abortion? 2018-01-28T22:55:05.970

2 Why, according to Lu Xun, is exaltation a method of suppression? 2018-04-05T15:29:13.803

2 The social aspect of epistemology 2018-05-26T03:09:08.140

2 Is the confusion about philosophy's place in the academia a result of the analytic movement? 2018-06-26T05:16:32.417

2 Can a culture exist without icons? 2018-08-29T02:08:52.617

2 Looking for a place to start with 'ideology' and 'autonomy' in literary criticism, especially so called "moral criticism" 2018-08-29T04:01:00.627

2 Is globalization immoral? 2018-11-14T23:14:47.770

2 Which philosopher first claimed that social impatience is ethically indefensible 2018-12-15T18:53:27.250

2 Plato's cave in reality 2019-02-28T11:23:13.023

2 From knowledge based society to society based knowledge? 2019-08-06T21:13:10.783

2 Is there a philosophical model of sensations-emotions-thoughts? 2020-08-21T18:05:09.267

1 What alternatives are there to illegalization? 2012-06-08T15:42:19.360

1 Do you think morality and ethics are evolutionary or general disadvantages? 2014-02-13T01:49:14.673

1 Who is inside and outside the bubble? 2014-03-06T15:19:53.627

1 Understanding of Pride 2014-04-28T02:23:46.717

1 Are Societies as an Individual Entity, Aware? 2014-08-28T04:30:19.973

1 We are all unique...? 2014-10-04T23:52:29.987

1 Logic - 3 Cannibals Riddle Reduced to 2 Steps 2014-10-17T23:45:52.893

1 How do Modernity and Progress relate to one another? 2015-01-02T18:19:21.490

1 Why would security ultimately cost freedom, equality, justice, and liberty? 2015-01-07T01:07:06.110

1 If the atoms of a person's body change every x number of years, should the person be prosecuted today for a crime that he/she committed x years ago? 2015-03-15T17:36:16.537