Egoism versus the false alternative of altruism or predation

apple-88x50Stephen Hicks contrasts egoism with both altruism and predation. This is from Part 12 of his Philosophy of Education course.

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3 thoughts on “Egoism versus the false alternative of altruism or predation

  • September 27, 2013 at 12:10 am

    Wonderful! These lectures are an absolutely invaluable resource. And again, so lucid. Thank you.

  • September 28, 2013 at 5:41 pm

    “Those who know that they are profound strive for clarity. Those who would like to seem profound to the crowd strive for obscurity.”
    – Friedrich Nietzsche

    Not to patronize, but if most 18th to 20th century German philosophers epitomize the latter part of this quote, your writing and lectures epitomize the former.

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