【马克思主义学院“百川讲堂”第一期】Individualism, Collectivism, and the Prisoner’s Dilemma发布日期：2019-09-12 21:14:03
讲座主题：Individualism, Collectivism, and the Prisoner’s Dilemma
Dr. Jonathan Stoltz is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and is currently a U.S. Fulbright Scholar affiliated with Beijing Foreign Studies University. Dr. Stoltz is a philosopher specializing in the study of logic and epistemology (theory of knowledge). He also has a research interest in Buddhist theories of knowledge.
The Prisoner’s Dilemma is a famous puzzle in decision theory/rational choice theory. In this lecture Dr. Stoltz provide a philosophical introduction to the topic of rational choice, and describe the connection that the prisoner’s dilemma has to the contrast between individualism and collectivism. In addition, this talk examines a number of examples of situations similar to the prisoner’s dilemma that can be found on TV shows in America and the United Kingdom.