February 2015

Philosophy Book of the Month

Most Popular Philosophy Topics

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Most Active Topics

The following is a list of the 5 most active discussions from the last couple weeks based on number of replies.

What’s your definition of free will?
48 replies by 11 different users. Topic created on Friday, June 17th by PhiloJ.

Reconciling a Finite and an Infinite Universe
30 replies by 9 different users. Topic created on Sunday, June 12th by Atreyu.

Democracy for a Socialist?
22 replies by 9 different users. Topic created on Saturday, June 25th by Belinda.

Mass Murder and drugs
15 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Saturday, June 18th by Empiricist-Bruno.

Marriage and Romantic Love
25 replies by 6 different users. Topic created on Monday, June 20th by Belinda.

Most Popular Threads - Editor's Picks

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Threads of the Month

Below is a list of the most popular topics in the philosophy forums for each month.

So far this Month: The need to concur on how to prove God exists or not.
56 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, June 5th by Pachomius.

May: The reason why science has trouble with consciousness
299 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, May 30th by Mgrinder.

April: In Defense of Determinism
221 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, April 25th by Tashl2015.

March: Why creationist philosophy is unpopular in academics
279 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, March 10th by Syamsu.

February: Why does God have to be perfect?
172 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, February 8th by Just Me.

Threads with the Most Replies Ever

The following is a list of the ten most popular threads on Philosophy Forum based on number of replies.

If there is a God, why is there evil?
1722 replies by 263 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

What's the meaning of life?
859 replies by 254 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
1878 replies by 174 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
618 replies by 147 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What happens to us when we die?
623 replies by 145 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
277 replies by 122 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
848 replies by 119 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

What is Art?
425 replies by 114 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
1667 replies by 113 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

Is abortion wrong?
763 replies by 110 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

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