January 2, 2020
Is there a theory of jerks? Is the United States a conscious entity? Could you accidentally become a zombie robot? These are just a few of the ideas that are considered in the book we talk about in this episode of Inquiry. Our guest is ERIC SCHWITZGEBEL, a Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Riverside. His new book redefines philosophy: A THEORY OF JERKS: AND OTHER PHILOSOPHICAL MISADVENTURES.