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Useful themes of daily life (practical philosophy)

Hosted by the Consul of the Dubai Energized Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Tue 19 Jan 22:00 - 23:30

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When is change good?
When is change bad?
What is peaceful assembly?
Is the media required to be objective?
What is the role of media in a modern society?
What is the role of media in a democracy?
What is truth?
Is literal truth required in politics?
What do we really know?
What does it mean to know something?
When is confidence warranted?
What is intelligence?
What are all of the features of intelligence?
What is emotional intelligence?
What is the relationship between emotional intelligence and emotion?
What is free will?
What do people mean by free will?
How free is free will?
What is the relationship between autonomy and free will?
Is free will compatible with reason?
Is free will compatible with the rule of law?
Can philosophy tell us whether free will exists?
Can robots ever have free will?
How could we tell if a robot had free will?
Is it ethical for robots to be endowed with free will?
Should it be legal to endow robots with free will?
Is anything absolute?
Are there any absolutes?
How absolute is absolute?

How compatible are reason and power?

The speaker: (Margot is originally from Russia), I was born in St Petersbourg Russia. Currently I’m teaching french in Jordan; I’m also a translator, and recently I started to write novels. Currently working on my second novel.