We are all philosophers. This is a very personal answer to the question asked by Ryan Hupfer about the 10 philosophy books it is essential to read.
Plato's student Aristotle differed from him in many opposing ways.
After completing their studies, students lead the nation. Good students are an asset to their society, and these qualities will help them both thrive during and after school.
Utilitarianism, is a moral theory invented by Jeremy Bentham (1748 - 1832). It is the concept of maximising happiness or pleasure for the most amount of people. Within this view, sacrificing a minority’s happiness to...
A concise article about the most important beliefs of Aristotle. Set out in an easy to understand manner in lay terms so that both newcomers to philosophy and those revising can make good use of it.
These are some of the thinking patterns that has kept Nigeria in the status of being a sleeping giant.
by Bianca C. Tate June 12, 2011 In the opening sentence of Immanuel Kant’s essay, “What Is Enlightenment?” he answers the question quite succinctly. In brief, Kant believed that “enlightenment is man's...
A summary of descartes' beliefs and contributions to society in a concise bullet point format.
It has always been my conviction that the basic insights of the great philosophers can be rendered in pleasing, non-technical prose for everyone to understand. The great ideas arise as a result of experienced reality, a...
In this article I've pulled together doctrinal statements of three evangelical organizations, using them to distill one statement which illustrates the beliefs that most evangelicals would agree on.