Harvard Professor Explains What the Avengers Can Teach Us About Philosophy | WIRED


In this video, WIRED’s Peter Rubin speaks with professor Chris Robichaud, Senior Lecturer in Ethics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, about The Avengers, to learn how deontology, consequentialism and other philosophical tenets crop up in the series.

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