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Practical Philosophy


by Socrethics (2005-2019)





Introduction to this Website



Biological and Cultural Evolution


1   The Biological Evolution of Pain

2   The Cultural Evolution of Suffering

3   An Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Freedom of Will  [German]

4   Short History of Welfare Economics



Contemporary Buddhism


1   On the Buddhist Truths and the Paradoxes in Population Ethics  [Appendix]

2   The Denial of the World from an Impartial View 

3   Negative Utilitarianism and Buddhist Intuition

4   Secular Buddhism and Justice



Negative Utilitarianism


1   Negative Utilitarianism and Justice

2   Antinatalism and the Minimization of Suffering 

3   Why I’m Not a Negative Utilitarian – A Review

4   Negative Utilitarian Priorities



Philosophy as Therapy


1   Philosophy as Therapy – Introduction  [Appendix]

2   Philosophy as Therapy – A Review

3   Moral Perfectionism and Justice  [German]

4   The Good Life in Philosophical Films