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The Forking Trolley: An Ethical Journey to The Good Place (Paperback)

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Are you a fan of the popular sitcom The Good Place?  Would you like to dig a bit deeper into the ethical dilemmas explored on the show? If so, this book is for you! Russell uses traditional and modern thought experiments to provide a concise, illuminating tour of the main issues humans face when trying to "do the right thing". This is a great introduction to Ethical Philosophy.

— Trey

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Inspired by the hugely popular sitcom The Good Place, which uses a comic format to examine moral dilemmas and schools of ethical thought, this is a brief tour of the main issues that face humans when we try to "do the right thing." Using traditional and modern thought experiments, as well as 21st century dilemmas from the etiquette of texting to the narcissism of "selfie" culture, here is everything you need to know about reaching a good place in life.

About the Author


James M. Russell is the author of A Brief Guide to Philosophical Classics and A Brief Guide to Spiritual Classics


Product Details
ISBN: 9781786750792
ISBN-10: 1786750791
Publisher: Palazzo Editions
Publication Date: May 4th, 2019
Pages: 192
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Created At: 9/22/2018 06:04pm
Last Updated At: 8/20/2019 07:48am