Category: Life in Philosophy

The Subjects of Philosophy

This section gives a thumbnail sketch of the subjects of philosophy discussed in this book. The book is not exhaustive…

Beyond The Factual

Philosophy is not usually concerned with gathering facts. That can be left to other disciplines such as science, or history,…

Timelessness

It is not uncontentious to say that philosophical problems are timeless. To some it looks like an excuse for examining…

The Problems of Philosophy

Here is a list of some of the most commonly addressed and most basic philosophical problems. Do not worry too…

The Areas of Philosophy

The range of philosophy is large and basically unified. However, to clarify issues and build up expertise it divides its…

What is Philosophy?

Philosophy is a great intellectual adventure while at the same time what it discusses is one of the most important…

Non-Ideal Political Systems

A peculiar feature of Aristotle’s project is that he pays attention to political systems that aren’t necessarily ideal, but why?…