How do metaphysics and our understanding of the world interrelate? Abigail Thorn’s YouTube channel on philosophy gives us insight into the social constructs that shape our ‘reality’.
What makes a platypus a mammal? What are social constructs, and why do they make some people angry? In her book Gender Trouble, philosopher Judith Butler considers sex a social construct. Why are some context characteristics important while creating categories of meaning and others not?