Philosophy Of Education

On Education, Trump Needs More Aristotle and Less Betsy DeVos

The United States government has a frustrating habit of enlarging its bureaucratic apparatuses rather than consolidating them. So when the Trump …


Teaching for Meaning | A Teacher's Dream for Learners

Hello Fellow Learners,<p>Welcome to my learning site!<p>In these beginning stages you will find information about my background and my philosophy of …


Epistemology in Latin America

[New Entry by Diego Machuca on July 12, 2018.] After presenting the current situation of epistemological research in Latin America and part of its …


Epistemology in Latin America (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

1. Introduction<p>There is a growing interest in epistemological topics and problems among members of what may be called, somewhat artificially, “the …


Private schools are anti-democratic. Can they be redeemed?

What is the relationship between private schools and the public good? Opinions tend to be shaped chiefly by philosophical commitment to either …


On Folk Epistemology

Oxford University Press

Why We Should Require All Students to Take 2 Philosophy Courses

If I were the czar of higher education that is not explicitly vocational, I would require every undergraduate to study philosophy. And if I were both …

Higher Education

How to Teach (Philosophy): Readings Sought

What readings about teaching would you assign to philosophy graduate students?<p>That’s the question sent in by a philosophy professor tasked with …


Reading Comprehension: Detail Questions | GMAT practice question

Existentialism, a philosophical movement introduced by thinkers such as Nietzsche and Kierkegaard, purports that life has no intrinsic meaning except …


Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

Here’s the weekly report of new entries in online philosophical resources and new reviews of philosophy books.<p>We check out and report on updates to …


Higher Ed’s Real Productivity Problem

Scholars have absorbed administrators’ obsession with measuring and ranking, and it’s keeping us from taking intellectual risks.


The Oxford Handbook of the Epistemology of Theology


A Game-Theoretic Approach to Peer Disagreement - Philsci-Archive

Heesen, Remco and van der Kolk, Pieter (2016) <i>A Game-Theoretic Approach to Peer Disagreement.</i> Erkenntnis, 81 (6). pp. 1345-1368. ISSN 0165-0106<p><i>This is</i> …

Philosophy of Science

What is Epistemology?

Philosophy of Truth, Knowledge, and Belief<p>Epistemology is the investigation of the nature of knowledge itself. Its study focuses on our means for …


Diversifying the Canon: Interview with Bryan W. Van Norden

Bryan W. Van Norden is Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple Professor at Yale-NUS College and also professor of philosophy at Vassar College. He is the …


Bankole: The moral injustice of illiteracy

With some of the worst test scores for reading and math in the nation, Detroit’s illiteracy is so alarming that something must be done about it, …


Active citizenship, a social contract, Islam and democracy in Egypt

Prof Nuraan Davids is the Chairperson of the Department of Education Policy Studies in the Faculty of Education at Stellenbosch University. Her …


Knowledge and Ideology: The Epistemology of Social and Political Critique

2018.07.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael Morris, Knowledge and Ideology: The Epistemology of Social and Political …


Social Epistemology and Epistemic Agency: Decentralizing Epistemic Agency

2018.07.02 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Patrick J. Reider (ed.), Social Epistemology and Epistemic Agency: Decentralizing …


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Essay Legalization Of Medical Cannabis Essay Medical Cannabis Essay Legalization Of Marijuana<p>Essay Essay Legalizing Weed Essay On Cannabis<p>Essay About …


A Philosophy Blog

John Hyman (philosophy of mind and action, metaphysics, epistemology, aesthetics, Wittgenstein), Professor of Aesthetics at Oxford University, will …


Montessori schools are exceptionally successful. So why aren’t there more of them?

The otherworldly quiet. This is how you recognize a true Montessori preschool. For over a century now, it is usually the thing that strikes people …


For All the Benefits of Studying Mathematics, Some Critics See a Dark Side

Could the objective assurance in correct answers mandated in mathematics education teach students to be similarly calculating and assured when it …


A nation riven by aspiration

Aspiration has become quite the fashion in education. It appears to be the solution to everything from a lack of social mobility to poor discipline, …

Philosophy Of Education

India : Eternal vigilance is required to safeguard human rights and restore human dignity

Jun 27, 2018 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) -- The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has said that eternal vigilance is required to …

Human Rights

Formal Epistemology and Cartesian Skepticism: In Defense of Belief in the Natural World

2018.06.30 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Tomoji Shogenji, Formal Epistemology and Cartesian Skepticism: In Defense of Belief …


Being Human in the Modern World: Why Personalism Matters for Education and Culture

“If there is a philosophical task for which our era demands a solution with unique urgency, it is that of philosophical anthropology,” wrote Max …

Philosophy Of Education

French Teachers Consider Strike Over Reduction in Philosophy Curriculum

Last week, at the completion of their high school studies, 750,000 students in France took the baccalauréat exam in philosophy, or “bac philo,” as it …


Model Choice and Crucial Tests. On the Empirical Epistemology of the Higgs Discovery

Abstract: Our paper discusses the epistemic attitudes of particle physicists on the discovery of the Higgs boson at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). …

Philosophy of Science

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