What Is Philosophy?
Philosophy is the pursuit of wisdom about ourselves,others, and the world through sustained reflection on general questions-- e.g. what is the nature of thought, what is the purpose of life -- arising from the human experience. Philosophy is thus both a body of knowledge and a set of skills.
What Courses Do we Offer?
We offer courses in moral philosophy and applied ethics; political philosophy and philosophy of law; logic and philosophy of science; epistemology; the history of philosophy; African philosophy; Asian philosophy; and many more. Please check out our course offerrings here.
The Department offers students two Philosophy Majors as well as a variety of Minors. More information on our Majors and Minors can be found here.
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If you want to know more about Philosophy at Lehman College, check out the links below.