“Experience Machines and Three Virtual Worlds - The Philosophy of Hollywood Movies (Part 1)”

  • 1What we seek is not just to do something, but to have an experience.

  • 2We desire to have a specific way of being and to be a certain kind of human.

  • 3Many people desire to touch a reality deeper than artificial reality (a man-made reality) (cf. Nozick1974, pp. 43-44)

“Can the Pleasure Principle be Defeated by Experience Machines?”

Based on the libertarianism of Robert Nozick.