Open Door Philosophy

Ep. 40 The Ring of Gyges: What Would You Do?

September 20, 2022 OpenDoorPhilosophy
Open Door Philosophy
Ep. 40 The Ring of Gyges: What Would You Do?
Show Notes

What if you had a magic object, say a ring, that when used would render you invisible, allowing for you to get away with whatever you wanted? How would you use this power? For good actions, or bad? And what is good (virtue) and bad (vice) anyway? Join us as we unpack this classic thought experiment from Plato's The Republic.

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