The Consolation of Philosophy by Boethius

The Consolation of Philosophy by Boethius

The On the Consolation of Philosophy is a philosophical work written by Greek philosopher Boethius around 523 AD. It is considered one of the most influential works of the Classical Period, as it influenced early Renaissance Christianity. Its arguments against universals and Menippean satire have inspired many philosophers and theologians alike. Boethius’s argument against universals…

The Benefits and Pre-requisites of Philosophy Classes

The Benefits and Pre-requisites of Philosophy Classes

If you’re considering enrolling in philosophy classes, you’re likely wondering whether the class you’re considering offers the right combination of knowledge and practical application. This article explores the benefits and pre-requisites of philosophy classes, as well as the Departments in which they are offered. Read on to learn about what to expect from philosophy classes….