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Moral philosophy books before I feel like this book is a very good introduction into the many different facets of the study I would highly recommend watching the show The Good Place before reading the book a rarity when it comes to literature so it is kind of exclusionary in that aspect however the author does in that aspect However the author does spectacular job of not taking a particular side or showing bias towards a specific way of thinking this allows the reader to draw their own conclusions and relate their own opinions to the topics discussed Further for those who have seen the show the book takes a subject that threatens to be dry moral philosophy and turns it into a multitude *of interesting though xperiments and references tojokes related *interesting though Zoete tranen experiments and references tojokes related the show One of my favorite aspects of the book at least in mydition was the inclusion of a list of further reading of moral philosophy books that Eleanor reads in the show or books that relate to a specific Water Music episode svents a list of books that I plan on reading I think this was a great book for newbies Revived entering the world of moral philosophy and fans of the show this book genuinely made me uestion mystablished beliefs
of morals The Forking Trolley An Ethical Journey to the Good Place from James M Russell is a fun morals The Forking Trolley An Ethical Journey to the Good Place from James M Russell is a fun read with a mostly fair introduction to Student Research Projects in Calculus ethics Let me say that prior to reading this I had not watched The Good Place so most of the comments that would have gotten a chuckle from viewers were lost on me I have since seen severalpisodes and have njoyed them I am going to assume that the areasthinkers that were glossed over or not summed up very accurately were done so to better fit with the TV show tie in gimmick I did get a little tired of the repeated comments about thicsmoral philosophy professors being disliked Granted my xperience with them only cover three universities but at all three those professors were well liked and one was downright popular The classes were fun and ngaging Maybe his A Heart of Stone experiences were different But to repeat such a comment so often just made me uestion his ability to be perceptiveither of those around him or of his own biasesNow that the complaints are out of the way I fo. Rief tour of the main issues that face humans when we try to do the right thing Using traditional and modern thought xperiments as well as 21st cent. ,
I love The Good Place but don t like reading about philosophy so h Just not really my thing The Forking Trolley is an Language and Linguistics extension of the TV show The Good Place so watch the series before reading This is an overview of moral philosophies withxamples from the TV show It is a great way to remind yourself of some of the pisodes from the show and to flesh out some of the ideas that were presented This book is awesomeThe alignment to the aspects covered in The Good Place TV show make it a
great read But importantly it is the intellectual challenge it provides through aread But importantly it is the intellectual challenge it provides through a thought through summary of key philosophy and thics matters I recommend this to anyone who is
A FAN OF THE SHOW ORfan of the show or wants to grow as a human in their thinking This was both an Love Is a Fairy Tale entertaining andducational book It is a homage to the show The good place and a lot of background Promise at Dawn explanations of the obvious and hinted philosophy of the series and at the same time a decent and funny introduction to Philosophy Sure it could habe been gone deeper but it was a nice uick andntertaining read with plenty of uestions like this oneIf four professors of moral philosophy were in a balloon and it was going to crash into the ocean would you bother saving them Short overview of moral philosophy as xplored through the television program The Good Place This is niche title for viewers of the program that would like to increase their understanding or desire review of moral philosophy The book focuses on normative thics virtue thics I m reviewing this book as a possibility for my philosophy class and I think it would work well for community college students I already show a few clips from the show when we do some class discussion on thics and thought The Right Sort of Man (Sparks Bainbridge Mystery experiments It s clear well written and a concise guide to both the history ofthics and some of the modern concerns of social media and late stage capitalism I m ordering it for our college library and for next year s courses as a recommended book I may build an assignment or two around the book and some of the Darkmere episodes of the seriesI received anARC from Edelweiss in Et si la maladie n'tait pas un hasard ? exchange for an honest review As someone who has never read any. Inspired by the hugely popular sitcom The Good Place which uses a comic format toxamine moral dilemmas and schools of thical thought this is a ,
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THE EXTENT THE TOPICS WERE INVESTIGATED FUNCTIONALLY ADEUATE FORextent the topics were investigated functionally *adeuate For who might watch the show but miss some of the ideas behind the banter I think *For who might watch the show but miss some of the ideas behind the banter I think is a wonderful book Hopefully the big takeaway for readers is that these various schools of thought are meant to serve as guidelines Even Singer in his lectures acknowledges that no one stance can be followed 100% of the time ven his seemingly strict stance We find ways of utilizing whatever approach works best for a given situation I am not referring to situational or axiological Scraps Of The Untainted Sky ethics here just that the approaches are almost best considered as a cafeteria style offering The good part is that we can do good by doing so The danger is that if we aren t careful we can find ways to justify doing some awful thingsOne of the actualthics professors who helps with the show Todd May recently wrote a book that highlights various schools of thought and how we can live a decent life Not surprisingly the title is A Decent Life It is a good read and is helpful if anyone is trying to figure out how these seemingly strict theories can be applied to real lifeI would definitely recommend this book to viewers of The Good Place The Eric Carle Gift Set especially if you re interested in delving a little deeper into the thinking Not sure this has a lot to offer anyone who has studiedthicsmoral philosophy beyond an intro class unless it has been many years and you just want a light refresher In other words this is very good within its narrow gimmick niche of the TV show tie in but lacking in a well rounded presentation of the ideas so only at best a very basic introductionReviewed from a copy made available by the publisher via Edelweiss The book suffers from being written halfway through the show Concepts that played a much larger part in the show as a whole do not get the attention they deserved Otherwise as a standalone introduction to Huguenot Prophecy and Clandestine Worship in the Eighteenth Century ethics this book is great An intro to moral philosophy using The Good PlaceUnfortunately I didn t think it did a goodnough job weaving in the Good Place references leaving itkind of boringWhich I guess is why Fashion Design Course everyone hates moral philosophy professors. Ury dilemmas from thetiuette of texting to the narcissism of selfie culture here is verything you need to know about reaching a good place in life.