Neil is a professor of philosophy with research interests spanning philosophy of mind, psychology, free will, moral responsibility, epistemology, and applied ethics. He is Senior Research Fellow at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics and professor of philosophy at Macquarie University, Sydney. From 2010, he was head of neuroethics at the Florey Institutes of Neuroscience in Melbourne.
He has written many papers and books, including “Bad Beliefs: Why They Happen to Good People“ (open access and free to read!)
In Sentientist Conversations we talk about the two most important questions: “what’s real?” & “what matters?”
02:05 Neil's Intro
03:55 What's Real?
26:03 What Matters?
34:02 Who Matters?
49:07 How Can We Make a Better Future?
Sentientism is “Evidence, reason & compassion for all sentient beings.” More at Sentientism.info.
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