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If you’re going to recline your seat on an airplane, you should do it gently. And if you’re going to kill your enemy with the shyena ritual, you should build a brick altar. But should we do either of these things? Mimamsa and the logic of troubling commands.
Sources and Links
BBC clip from “Corona Virus: What is social distancing?”
Kei Kataoka (2011), Kumarila on Truth, Omniscience, and Killing.
Elisa Freschi, Andrew Ollett & Matteo Pascucci (2019), "Duty and Sacrifice: A Logical Analysis of the Mimamsa Theory of Vedic Injunctions, History and Philosophy of Logic."https://anchor.fm/malcolm-keating/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/malcolm-keating/support