2017 PHILOSOTHON RESOURCES
The following stimulus matarials relate to the topics covered during the 2017 regional
Philosothon. Organising teachers are invited to make these resources available to
students leading up to the Philosothon. Students who are participating will need to be
familiar with the content of these resources and each student will need to submit four
questions which together with the other participant's questions will be the starting point of
the discussions. The 2017 Philosothon topics are:
Topic 1-Is it moral to create a donor baby? Click here for the resource.
Topic 2- Is the mind a physical thing? Click here for resource
Topic 3- Is privacy important? -Click here for the resource.
Topic 4-Will machines ever become human? Click here for the resource.
Click here for the Philosothon webpage