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Brain Den: Paradoxes
- Presents well-known paradoxes, including liar, double liar, barber, and lazy-bones paradox. Also contains sophisms, and short paradoxical sentences from life.
- Discussion of a semantic paradox due to Haskell B. Curry; from the Stanford Encyclopedia by J. C. Beall.
Franz Kiekeben's Page: Philosophy
- Homepage maintained by Franz Kiekeben, containing short essays on well-known paradoxes, such as Newcomb's paradox.
- A collection of proofs leading to absurd conclusions.
Paradox or Fallacy
- A discussion on paradox, with the goal being to determine what is paradox and what is fallacy.
Paradoxes and Dilemmas
- Common paradoxes and dilemmas, particularly of the social type: the Voting Paradox, Prisoner's Dilemma, Newcomb's Paradox, Unexpected Hanging, Execution Paradox, and the Self-Amendment Paradox.
Puzzles: Famous Paradoxes
- This page offers over 20 fun and weird paradoxes.
- Entry in the Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy by A. D. Irvine.
- Article in the Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, by Dominic Hyde.
The Berry Paradox and Godel's Incompleteness Theorem
- Transcript of a lecture by Gregory Chaitin on how the Berry Paradox ("the smallest number that needs at least n words to specify it, where n is large") illuminates Godel's Incompleteness Theorem.
The Epimenides Paradox
- An analysis of several attempted resolutions of the Epimenides Paradox (also known as the Liar Paradox), showing how they all fail.
- Site maintained by Ron Barnette, which regularly proposes paradoxes in common sense reasoning and invites and publishes responses to them.
Zeno's Paradox of the Tortoise
- An article in the Platonic Realms.
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