What the Avengers Can Teach Us About Philosophy #SciFiSunday
First things first: SPOILERS IN THIS VID!
We’ve only skimmed this video – can’t really justify watching a 20 min video in full at work! – but from what we’ve gleaned, it’s highly enjoyable and we’re looking forward to watching the video in full, at home. From Wired on YouTube:
How do Iron Man and Captain America differ as leaders? What makes the Avengers different from the Guardians of the Galaxy? And what moral philosophy does Thanos embody? WIRED’s Peter Rubin spoke with Chris Robichaud, Senior Lecturer in Ethics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, to find out about deontology, consequentialism and more.
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