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Through letters and documents we meet some fascinating characters: clerks, a cavalry officer, some bankers, an engineer, the woman who emptied a chamber pot over Herakleides as he passed her window, a...more
Duration: 1 day
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This 'Ancient Greek Philosophy' course in Maidstone will provide an introduction to some of the important Greek thinkers, their works and ideas and compare and contrast these with their contemporaries....more
Duration: 12 Hours
Part time evening
The WEA is the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of high quality adult education with classes across the country.
The Greeks are widely accepted to have invented critical enquiry about the crucial basic issues of our lives such as what we know and how we should live. This course will introduce key ideas from Plato....more
Duration: 8 weeks
Different times are available for this course
Philosophy, or literally ‘love of wisdom’, is something that we use everywhere and all the time, without even realising it. You may be somebody that hates the thought of philosophy; at first glance it can seem like a boring subject...
Philosophy – using logic and theory to find truth in the things we don’t understand – sounds clever right? Studying philosophy sounds a little scary, yet in actual fact most of us use it all the time without realising it. To help you realise just...