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The Perils of Comparisons

The Perils of Comparisons

Hohe Luft - High Air is a german philosophy magazine.

We compare things to justify opinions or explain matters of fact. But not every comparison is happy. We ask: What exactly is a comparison? How can we distinguish a good comparison from a bad one?