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Rawls vs Nozick: The Contemporary Debate Over Liberalism

The late Harvard political philosophers John Rawls (1921-2002) and Robert Nozick (1938-2002) are credited with re-energizing political theory in the contemporary era. Rawls’ seminal work… 331 more words

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An Introduction To Newcomb's Paradox

Table Of Contents

  • The Paradox
  • Game-Theoretic Lenses
  • A Philosophical Aside
  • Prediction Is Time Travel
  • Open Questions

The Paradox

Newcomb’s Paradox is a thought experiment popularized by philosophy superstar Robert Nozick in 1969, with important implications for decision theory: 1,049 more words

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