Past Meetup

Thoughts on Oughts

This Meetup is past

5 people went

Price: $20.00 /per person
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[Please note: this is one of our "select" meetings, featuring a smaller number of participants and a more enjoyable discussion experience; hence the higher fee, which does not include dinner. Hey, this is New York!]

David Hume famously argued that one cannot derive an ought from an is, i.e. a value from a fact. But recently the notion of an is/ought divide has been challenged. Whether the challenges have been successful, however, remains to be seen... (Here is the suggested reading (http://www.meetup.com/dinner_and_philosophy/files/) to get you started.)