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Am I An Individual? Part 5

Today’s Turmoil — Part 5 of a 5-part series

Despite centuries of philosophical discussion about the question of individuality, we may actually be more confused than ever. And if you aren’t confused, you aren’t paying attention. Today, there’s an ideological conflict between declarations of individuality in our self-indulgent society and declarations of determinism from cognitive science and analytical philosophy. Few of these colliding ideologies deal in depth with the central question: “are you an individual?”

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Douglas Giles, PhD

Douglas Giles, PhD

Philosophy professor reaching beyond the ivory tower and digging deeper. elmhurst.academia.edu/DouglasGiles, @DGilesPhd, InsertPhilosophyHere.com.