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Jean Thompson stood in front of her fifth-grade class on the very
first day of school in the fall and told the children a lie. Like most
teachers, she looked at her pupils and said that she loved them all the same, that
she would treat them all a...
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Philosophers sometimes accuse their opponents of making (or stipulations, or amendments to
their analyses, etc.). These are hypotheses (or stipulations or amendments)
adopted purely for the purpose of saving a theory from difficulty or
At bottom, every man knows perfectly well that he is a unique being, only
once on this earth; and by no extraordinary chance will such a marvelously
picturesque piece of diversity in unity as he is, ever be put together a
These lecture notes have been developed over many years and draw on material presented by Alan Code in his Introduction to Ancient Philosophy course given at UC-Berkeley in the 1980s when I served as his Teaching Assistant. Prof. Code has granted per...
1. “The unexamined life is not worth living” – Socrates (470-399 BCE)Socrates’ [wiki] belief that we must reflect upon the life we live was partly inspired by the famous phrase inscribed at the shrine of the oracle at Delphi, ...
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