Pamela Hieronymi ’92 and “The Good Place”

Have you ever wondered why “The Good Place” includes references to excellent works of contemporary philosophy like Tim Scanlon’s What We Owe To Each Other (see photo)? Wonder no more! Pamela Hieronymi ’92, currently professor of philosophy at UCLA, is one of the show’s two philosophy advisors. Hieronymi was a student of Scanlon’s when she did the PhD at Harvard.

Update: More on Pamela Hieonymi’s role here.

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The Good Place