Practical Philosophy

 

 Working papers by Socrethics

 

 Keywords

 1   Philosophy as Therapy

 2   Negative Utilitarianism

 3   Secular Buddhism

 4   Effective Altruism

 5   Risk Ethics

 

 

Abstract

 

 

 

1.    Biological and Cultural Evolution

 

 

1.1   The Biological Evolution of Pain

1.2   The Cultural Evolution of Suffering

1.3   On the Perception of Risk and Benefit

1.4   Eine interdisziplinäre Betrachtung zur Willensfreiheit

1.5   Cultural Pessimism and Therapy

 

 

 

2.    Social Philosophy

 

 

2.1   Short History of Welfare Economics

2.2   Negative Utilitarianism and Justice

2.3   Negative Utilitarian Priorities

2.4   Hostility and the Minimization of Suffering

2.5   On the Buddhist Truths and the Paradoxes in Population Ethics

2.6   The Denial of the World from an Impartial View

2.7   Negative Utilitarianism and Buddhist Intuition

2.8   A Solution to the Mere Addition Paradox

2.9   Population Ethics with Negative Welfare

 

 

 

3.  Philosophy of Life

 

 

3.1   The Moral Ideal of the Complete Life

3.2   The Controllability of Life Satisfaction

3.3   Moralischer Perfektionismus und Gerechtigkeit

3.4   Erkenntnis und Transzendenz in der Lebenspraxis

3.5   Konkurrierende Lebensziele

3.6   Moral Relativism and the Search for Happiness

3.7   The Good Life in Philosophical Films

3.8   Philosophy as Therapy – Introduction

 

 

 

3.    Reviews

 

 

1   Michael Hampe – Das vollkommene Leben

2   Michael Hampe – Tunguska

3   Michael Hampe – Die Lehren der Philosophie

4   Konrad Banicki – Philosophy as Therapy

5   Toby Ord – Why I’m Not a Negative Utilitarian