Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Rationality, philosophy: rationality is the ability of a being to consciously adapt to a situation due to the generalizations of his experiences. It can also be rational to want to learn something new. See also system, order, creativity, discoveries, evaluation, repetition.
 
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Peter Singer
Max Black The Prevalence of Humbug Cornell University Press Ithaca/London 1983

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Rationality/P. Singer/circularity/self-justification/reasoning/RationalityVsVs: thesis: the challenge VsRationality must be rejected.
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Because it questions something, which is a prerequisite. - BlackVs: Problem: it does not help if someone is too stubborn to recognize a good reason.

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Peter Singer
Practical Ethics (Third Edition) Cambridge 2011

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P. Singer
The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically. New Haven 2015


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-25