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에든버러대학교의 Introduction to Philosophy 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

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1,604개의 리뷰

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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....

최상위 리뷰

LT
2015년 9월 1일

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
2015년 10월 7일

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.

필터링 기준:

Introduction to Philosophy의 1,589개 리뷰 중 826~850

교육 기관: Verónica H C

2017년 8월 29일

I´m willing to take more courses like this one.

교육 기관: Alejandro R

2020년 10월 4일

I've learned a lot of wisdom from this course.

교육 기관: Adirek B

2020년 6월 6일

I really loved the Introduction of Philosophy.

교육 기관: Dennis G M

2020년 5월 27일

Well explained topics. A lot of good readings.

교육 기관: Daniel L B M

2018년 3월 4일

Excellent course as introduction to Philosophy

교육 기관: Shreya B

2018년 1월 16일

It was very informative and a great experience

교육 기관: Paulo R V P

2017년 5월 14일

Excellent course, one of the best I ever took!

교육 기관: George W

2015년 8월 7일

Fantastic. Thank you. Funny tennis ball story.

교육 기관: JOSE D P D C

2020년 8월 4일

I learned a lot from the teachers, thank you!

교육 기관: JAIREN J A

2020년 5월 26일

Thank you so much coursera! Happy learning <3

교육 기관: Naresh B

2020년 4월 29일

Thank you so much for this great opportunity.

교육 기관: Ingmar H

2017년 11월 18일

Great way to expand your horizon of knowledge

교육 기관: JOHN Q

2017년 8월 16일

Interesting and fun course. Thanks so much!

교육 기관: Rodrigo Z G

2016년 5월 12일

Me parece muy claro lo expuesto y estimulante

교육 기관: Gustavo L

2016년 4월 3일

Very interesting course. I am learning a lot.

교육 기관: Selvin P

2015년 10월 12일

It's very interesting course. I'll recommende

교육 기관: Scott S H

2020년 7월 8일

A very good basic introduction to the topic.

교육 기관: Shiri R

2017년 12월 14일

This is a very clear and easy to understand.

교육 기관: Alcasenass

2017년 5월 4일

So, it is real knowledge! Thank you so much!

교육 기관: Prasun S

2020년 7월 25일

Superbly insightful. It's a vision of life.

교육 기관: Diego R

2020년 7월 6일

Very good course, definitely recommend this

교육 기관: Dr. T V C

2020년 7월 1일

Wonderful travel. Happy joining the course.

교육 기관: Deleted A

2020년 6월 9일

The rise of my mind starts from this course

교육 기관: Jan S K

2020년 4월 13일

There has been a great learning experience.

교육 기관: Jian M L

2018년 5월 1일

It really is an introduction to philosophy.