Philosophically speaking, John Gray is doing to cats what Thomas Nagel did to bats

by Rashmee

Posted on October 28, 2020


The other day I heard a philosopher do to cats what Thomas Nagel famously did to bats. In 1974, Professor Nagel published a paper that continues to be taught to undergraduates studying philosophy. ‘What Is It Like to Be a Bat?’ posed key questions about consciousness and facts that are “beyond the reach of human … Continue reading “Philosophically speaking, John Gray is doing to cats what Thomas Nagel did to bats”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK