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Philosophy & Religion

Exercise the grey matter and get to grips with some of the fundamental questions that have challenged and troubled some of the world’s greatest thinkers. And discover how they answered them. Our central CBD location means we are easily accessible by public transport, our tutors are knowledgeable and welcoming.

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What is Philosophy?

The beginnings of Western philosophy date back to the Pre-Socratic Greeks: why did this extraordinary movement begin and what were its central features? And, of course, “Why the Greeks?” and not other arguably more advanced civilizations such as the Egyptians. This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. Enrolling students need... [More]
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The beginnings of Western philosophy date back to the Pre-Socratic Greeks: why did this extraordinary movement begin and what were its central features? And, of course, “Why the Greeks?” and not other

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01 Oct

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Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt wrote some of the profoundest philosophy of the twentieth century. Her work is rich and subtle; she engaged critically with the key intellectual ideas of philosophical history: What makes humans ‘human’; what makes an ethical life; the nature of evil; how do we forgive the unforgivable; what does it mean to have ‘common sense’; what... [More]
$270 Limited / $243

<p>Hannah Arendt wrote some of the profoundest philosophy of the twentieth century. Her work is rich and subtle; she engaged critically with the key intellectual ideas of philosophical history: <br/>

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06 Oct

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Critique of 'White' Reason

What does it mean to think about racism with the help of philosophy, a discipline that itself has been “white” since its inception? What does it even mean to derive a useful theory about racism by looking at Immanuel Kant, himself allegedly a racist? This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. Enrolling students need to ensure... [More]
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What does it mean to think about racism with the help of philosophy, a discipline that itself has been “white” since its inception? What does it even mean to derive a useful theory about racism by

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08 Oct

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Philosophy of Latin America

From its beginnings it exhibits a unique perspective on many of the important issues in politics, ethics, humanism, imagination and the human relationship to the natural world. We trace its origins from the Pre-Columbian Indians and Post-Columbian Spanish occupation, through revolution and independence, to the present. Literature has played a... [More]
$270 Limited / $243

<p>From its beginnings it exhibits a unique perspective on many of the important issues in politics, ethics, humanism, imagination and the human relationship to the natural world. We trace its origins

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09 Oct

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Ethics in Focus: Philosophy of Racism

What is racism? How can philosophy help us to understand racism, given that this discipline has been “white” since its inception? Is it worthwhile to study the concept of racism within this discipline in the first place? Although seemingly a difficult task, we investigate the concept of race with the help of the philosophy of Immanuel Kant (1724-... [More]
$192 Limited / $173

<p>What is racism? How can philosophy help us to understand racism, given that this discipline has been “white” since its inception? Is it worthwhile to study the concept of racism within this

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27 Oct

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World Religions

Renowned academic walks students through the basics of religion and its importance, how religion should be studied, and covers, from scientific, philosophical, historical, and sociological perspectives, several ‘Western’ and ‘Eastern’ religious traditions. This class will be delivered face-to-face at WEA Sydney. Enrolling students need to ensure... [More]
$125 Limited / $113

Renowned academic walks students through the basics of religion and its importance, how religion should be studied, and covers, from scientific, philosophical, historical, and sociological

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14 Nov

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Enduring Mysteries of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Work continues on reconstructing, deciphering and translating the Dead Sea Scrolls, more than 70 years after the first of them was discovered in 1946. The scrolls give an unrivalled insight into Jewish religious history, including the origins of Christianity. Work on the scrolls was delayed for more than 20 years by regional wars, and by disputes... [More]

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