Introductory Practical Philosophy

The first course

 

Do any of us really know who we are? Or why? For thousands of years, philosophy has been searching for answers.

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Practical Philosophy is the exploration of knowledge, wisdom and ideas you can use to make life make sense. It’s about discovering the truth of things – not in theory, but in our own experience.

Enrol today for this introductory course.

  • Available evenings Monday to Thursday, and Wednesday and Saturday mornings
  • Over ten weekly sessions you’ll consider philosophical ideas and questions relevant to all our lives
  • Evening sessions include a light supper and refreshments (for a reasonable cost)
  • Saturday sessions include a mid-morning refreshments break (with a small charge for tea/coffee)

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Dates: 13 January - 28 March
Where: 11 Mandeville Place, W1U 3AJ
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    Introductory Practical Philosophy Spring 2020

    £60.00
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10. The desire for truth

Dates: 13 January - 28 March
Where: 11 Mandeville Place, W1U 3AJ

What we’ll cover in this session

What is truth?

How does the desire for truth show itself?

Practical philosophy is about discovering the truth of things – not theoretically, but in our own experience.

In this final session we look back and ask ourselves how our search for truth has fared as the term has progressed. We discuss what has been discovered and how, in our own way, we may continue to develop it in our daily lives.

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