Czy wyjątkowo łamliwe kości są mniej normalne niż wyjątkowo pomocna sąsiadka, czyli co to znaczy być normalnym

Katarzyna Szubert,

Tomasz Wysocki


Are Exceptionally Fragile Bones less Normal than Exceptionally Helpful Neighbour – What does it Mean To Be Normal?

Th is article presents the results of research on the concept of normality. Th e goal of the research is to identify factors aff ecting the process of classifi cation of human behaviour or features as normal. Th e collected data indicates that – in addition to the frequency of occurrence – rating the phenomenon as positive or negative is responsible for considering it as a normal or abnormal. In this article we will also show possible philosophical implications of the results. Th e study was conducted in compliance with methods of experimental philosophy.


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