James Wilson
Professor and Director, University College London

James Wilson is professor of philosophy at University College London. He is director of the MA in philosophy, politics and economics of health, co-director of the UCL Health Humanities Centre and co-director of the MA in health humanities. He lives in London.

Written by James Wilson

From Le Petit Journal, 18 February 1912. Photo by Getty

The trolley problem problem

Are thoughts experiments experiments at all? Or something else? And do they help us think clearly about ethics or not?

James Wilson