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Introduction to Philosophy

This course will introduce you to some of the most important areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each week a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and issues in their area of expertise.

Start Date: Jan 01, 2014 Topics: Philosophy


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This course provided an introduction to some of the main areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Topics included Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mind, Moral Philosophy and Metaphysics.


  • Dates: Jan 01, 2014 to Feb 01, 2014
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructors: Alasdair Richmond, Allan Hazlett, Matthew Chrisman, Suilin Lavelle, Michela Massimi, Duncan Pritchard, Dave Ward
  • Institution: Coursera
  • Topics: Philosophy

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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