Chevron Left
Introduction to Philosophy に戻る

エディンバラ大学(The University of Edinburgh) による Introduction to Philosophy の受講者のレビューおよびフィードバック

4.7
8,416件の評価

コースについて

This course will introduce you to some of the main areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each module a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and issues in their area of expertise. We’ll begin by trying to understand what philosophy is – what are its characteristic aims and methods, and how does it differ from other subjects? Then we’ll spend the rest of the course gaining an introductory overview of several different areas of philosophy. Topics you’ll learn about will include: Epistemology, where we’ll consider what our knowledge of the world and ourselves consists in, and how we come to have it; Philosophy of science, where we’ll investigate foundational conceptual issues in scientific research and practice; Philosophy of Mind, where we’ll ask questions about what it means for something to have a mind, and how minds should be understood and explained; Political Philosophy, where we'll investigate whether we have an obligation to obey the law; Moral Philosophy, where we’ll attempt to understand the nature of our moral judgements and reactions – whether they aim at some objective moral truth, or are mere personal or cultural preferences, and; Metaphysics, where we’ll think through some fundamental conceptual questions about free will and the nature of reality. The development of this MOOC has been led by the University of Edinburgh's Eidyn research centre. To accompany 'Introduction to Philosophy', we are pleased to announce a tie-in book from Routledge entitled 'Philosophy for Everyone'. This course companion to the 'Introduction to Philosophy' course was written by the Edinburgh Philosophy team expressly with the needs of MOOC students in mind. 'Philosophy for Everyone' contains clear and user-friendly chapters, chapter summaries, glossary, study questions, suggestions for further reading and guides to online resources. Please click "Start Here" and navigate to the "Optional Reading" page for more information....

人気のレビュー

LT

2015年9月1日

I thoroughly enjoyed this course and find that it encouragingly sets some directions, and of course, raises my excitement for further study into some of the different fields of philosophy. Thank you.

CC

2015年10月7日

Great explanations that is broken down with examples for understanding. Quizzes test for your understanding of the topic rather than just the textbook explanations. Challenging and thought revoking.

フィルター:

Introduction to Philosophy: 1851 - 1875 / 1,953 レビュー

by NEERAJ S

2020年5月11日

Great Course 👍

by Bony D

2020年11月19日

Amazing course

by Shubham K

2020年8月28日

very skillful

by JOYDIP M

2020年7月3日

Knowledgeable

by Willy R G A

2017年8月6日

Very complete

by Abhishek D P

2020年5月3日

Good content

by Krishna K

2019年8月6日

Great course

by Bishal D

2020年9月21日

It was goos

by Abhishek M

2020年8月14日

It is okaay

by Sunil K M

2022年3月14日

The best!

by Josué M

2020年6月6日

very good

by soumik g

2020年5月21日

Very good

by Luis E E

2018年11月24日

excelent

by N I C A B

2017年8月15日

Excelent

by Anisha R

2021年4月4日

AWESOME

by MD I H

2021年2月6日

not bad

by JUAN C S P

2020年8月21日

Chevere

by Yash S

2020年1月29日

Awesome

by Niranjana.C

2021年6月11日

g​ood

by Debanjan D

2020年7月6日

great

by Erick J S B

2017年2月16日

é bom

by Dipraj Y

2022年6月21日

good

by Bibhim m s

2021年5月30日

NICE

by Indranil S

2021年2月12日

good

by VISMI V

2020年5月19日

good