The First Science, Who We Are, What We Do: The Department of Philosophy

Aug 26th, 2016

Dr. Joel Madore

The First Science, Who We Are, What We Do: The Department of Philosophy

 

If academic disciplines were Olympic events, philosophy would be weightlifting.

From the Greek meaning “love of wisdom,” philosophy addresses fundamental questions concerning life, death, form, existence, being and God. Historically, philosophy encompassed any body of knowledge and, until the 19th century, included the study of medicine, astronomy and physics.  Please see complete article below.

https://gazette.mun.ca/student-life/the-first-science/

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