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Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community
As a philosopher by both training and inclination, I never thought philosophy was out of fashion. Students today are beginning to agree. "I''s a major that helps them become quick learners and gives them strong skills in writing, analysis and critical thinking." And I am evidence, I think, that not all philosophers spend their lives in academic tweed sipping wine and discussing Marx over caviar. Via Open Culture.

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