The Teaching Company - Questions of Value, Complete Set/DVD (The Great Courses)

The Teaching Company - Questions of Value, Complete Set/DVD (The Great Courses)This Course Offers A Philosophical Examination Of A Wide Range Of Questions In Ethics And Value Theory, With An Accent On Individual Choices Emphasis Throughout The Course Is On Contrasting Positions Areas Of Controversy Regarding Fundamental Questions Of Value And How Life Should Be Lived. The first 11 chapters are frustratingly simplistic The 12th lecture on the evolutionary foundations of ethics is not just simplistic, but aggressively stupid Philosophy usually does not answer questions Instead, it provides many possible so called solutions and consequences, and let the individuals decide it also brings up the thoughts of previous philosophers to make their points in each topic, and these are what this course is about.I usually have a habit of forgetting new concepts that I learn Unless I face them a
Useful, clear, interesting and enlightening, this course is both thought provoking, accessible and on a philosophical high level I am impressed and challenged.There is some critique of some kinds of religion here, but is fair and unprejudiced, so even for me, who keep my faith, the perspectives on this are useful The course s main perspective is asking fundamental questions about how we live, and answering th
Patrick Grim is one of my favorite philosophical lecturers, and he doesn t disappoint in this series Once again, Teaching Company courses are a great overview and refresher on topics, and as I work on deeper and deeper views of values, this was a great journey through the terrain.There are a few places I disagree with Grim particula
First, I must say that I will listen to this again The amount of material covered certainly warrants that additional time.I think that Prof Grim did an outstanding job with covering a vast field in the amount of time He gave multiple, often contradictory views of most topics but the point was not to tell someone what to thing, but to give topics to thing about and show some of the thought processes that can be applied to these questions He said up front that he did not expect people to agree with what he said on all topics such agreement would be disappointing well he was certainly right on that As to another s comment about pedantic use o
Not very deep, and a little pedanticI think philosophers should have a deep understanding of mathematics, this guy didn t seem so.Pisses me off when people instead of passionate independent quest for the truth or at least an alternate reality, sell off their literary historical philosophical training as a sex appeal Plato s
Overall I am very satisfied with the course I feel that I was able to really deepen my curiosity and interest about questions of value, and I feel I gained a sophisticated understanding and appreciation of phi
This is one of my all time Teaching Company lectures If you want to learn a lot of interesting stuff about philosophy quickly, this is it It is entertaining, thought provoking and everything is explained with concrete and interesting examples.

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  • The Teaching Company - Questions of Value, Complete Set/DVD (The Great Courses)
  • Patrick Grim
  • 27 July 2018
  • 9781598030945