What video games to play in a philosophy classroom?

Introduction

Would you kindly…?

“video games can help us not only to better understand philosophical issues but also experience them”

What did we cover?

1 Illusion and reality

Wolfenstein 3D: 2D world (left) and its 3D representation (right)

2 Causality and determinism

3 Mind, body, and artificial intelligence

4 Free will and moral responsibility

5 Personal identity

Final remarks

Notes

postdoctoral researcher at Institute of Philosophy, Czech Academy of Sciences & Department of Philosophy, Masaryk University